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Beekeeping program – Stallings

March 1 @ 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm

Announcing the third program of the Stallings Nature and Wildlife Club, a chapter of the North Carolina Wildlife Federation


Love Nature?

Love Wildlife?

Want to make a difference?


When: 6:30pm on Thursday March 1st


Where: Town of Stallings Civic Building

323 Stallings Road, Stallings NC


What: Beekeeper presentation


Who: People of all ages interested in learning about honeybees and backyard beekeeping.


Educator, Laurie Gentry, from Greenville, SC will teach us about bees and our eco-system for future generations.  Learn about bee keeping and what it takes to be a backyard beekeeper.   Bring home some delicious wildflower honey!  Following the presentation at 7:30, Sandi will have materials to make a winter home for insects you can ‘make & take’ or pick up the materials and instructions to make them at home.   *Please note the new time is 6:30 to 7:30! For questions, contact sandramc@windstream.net or call 704-821-0319.


Meet the Leadership: Sandi McGarrah is a long-time area resident with a “mad scientist-like” passion for nature and wildlife, so much so that her nickname is “The Nature Lady”.  She has done programs for years at schools, libraries, and for the past three years at Stallings Parks and Recreation as part of the free children’s summer programs in the park. Starting January 4th Sandi is spearheading the new North Carolina Wildlife Federation Chapter for Union County. Continuing the partnership with Stallings Parks and Recreation and now with staff from NCWF, Sandi has worked with the staff to create new monthly programs geared for adults and families.


March 1
6:30 pm - 8:00 pm