Where Our Wild Things Are

Want to know how to attract butterflies to your yard? How to care for your yard in a way that helps the wildlife found in and around Angle Lake?  You will learn this and more at the Backyard Wildlife Festival from 9  a.m. to 3 p.m. on May 14 at Tukwila Community Center, 12424 42nd Ave. S. This event is free.

The festival will offer a variety of activities and educational opportunities centered on how to attract and support wildlife through garden and landscape practices, and creating and preserving wildlife habitat in our region. Local celebrity gardener Ciscoe Morris will be this year’s keynote speaker, There will also be a workshop on efforts to certify the Northwest as the first wildlife habitat region in the country. Participants can also learn how to create their own certified backyard wildlife habitat.

For more information, call 206-285-8707, Ext. 109 or visit the National Wildlife Federation website.

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