Friends of Sears Island to Host Wildflower Walk

Friends of Sears Island to Host Wildflower Walk

Friends of Sears Island is hosting a spring wildflower walk on Sunday, May 22nd from 10:00 am-12:00 pm. Naturalist Wanda Garland will lead participants on an exploration to identify spring wildflowers, as well as other native plants, trees and shrubs along the way. A former biology teacher and master botanist, Wanda has a reputation as an engaging program leader with a wealth of knowledge to share. Come and enjoy her dynamic style while taking in the beauty of some early blooms!   

Friends of Sears Island-Northern Blue Violet

 

Contact information:
Ashley Megquier, Outreach Coordinator, Friends of Sears Island
outreach@friendsofsearsisland.org
207-975-3878

 This event is free and open to the public. Sears Island is on Sears Island Road off Route 1 just east of Searsport. Participants should park along the causeway at the end of the road and meet at kiosk near the island gate by 10:00 am. Come prepared for a moderate hike on varied terrain. Walking sticks are encouraged. Please wear footwear appropriate for hiking, clothing suitable for the weather and insects, and bring water, a snack, and insect repellant. Please no pets on guided walks. For more information, visit www.friendsofsearsisland.org, facebook.com/friendsofsearsisland or call Ashley at 975-3878.