Tuesday, June 21, 2005

Biofuels, Nature Walks, and Project Food, Land, and People

July 2005 Nature/Environmental Programs
Kathleen Clay Edwards Family Branch
1420 Price Park Dr.
Greensboro, NC 27410

To receive a regular e-mail for nature/environmental programs:

Biofuels, Another Option for Your Transportation Needs
July 9th, 10 a.m. – 11:00

Find out about biodiesel and how your car can run using vegetable oil. Mary Joan Pugh of the NC Zoo will explain how the zoo has used biofuel options to meet the zoo’s transportation needs. Andrew McMahan, a car owner who uses biofuels will share his experiences and share information about biofuel options in NC.

Senior Strollers
July 14th, 1:30 – 2:30 p.m.

Learn about the plants and animals in the wetlands area and lakes at Price Park. Then join us for a short stroll along the library trails.

Audubon Takes an Evening Stroll
July 14th, 7 p.m.

Join us for an evening stroll where we can spot or hear the birds of the evening and listen to the frogs. Several members will share their knowledge about the wetlands, frogs and birds. Bring binoculars if you have a pair.

Project Food, Land and People
Friday, July 22nd, 10 a.m. – 4 p.m.

Learn hands-on activities to teach adults and children about the interrelationships between agriculture, the environment and people. Great program for parents, teachers, scout leaders, youth leaders, and community group leaders. Receive a Project Food, Land and People notebook filled with hands-on activities. There will be a fee for the Project FLP book - $17.50. Workshop are approved for Criteria I of the NC EE Certification Program. CEU renewal credits are also available. To register, e-mail Melanie.buckingham@greensboro-nc.gov or call the Kathleen Clay Edwards Library at 336-373-2923.

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