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Fundraiser in Laguna Niguel supports Niguel Botanical Preserve

January 24th, 2019 Posted by Uncategorized 0 comments on “Fundraiser in Laguna Niguel supports Niguel Botanical Preserve”

Niguel Botanical Preserve will regard the work of its third annual fundraiser,” Celebrate the Preserve ,” on Sunday, Jan. 27, at Laguna Niguel Sea Country& Senior Center. Partake in an informal afternoon of cocktails, wine-coloured, silent auctioneer, presentation and discussions related to enhancements of The Preserve.

Tickets for the 2-5 p. m. episode, are $30 single /$ 50 marry. Reserve online at NiguelBotanicalPreserve.ORG/ Celebrate. Or see checks payable to Niguel Botanical Preserve, 29751 Crown Valley, Parkway, Laguna Niguel, CA 92677

IF YOU GO

When: 2-5 p. m. Sunday, Jan. 27

Where: Laguna Niguel Sea Country& Senior Community Center, 24602 Aliso Creek Road, Laguna Niguel

Cost: $30/ single; $50/ couple

Information: NiguelBotanicalPreserve.ORG/ Celebrate

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Get up close and personal with butterflies, bees and snakes

June 6th, 2018 Posted by Uncategorized 0 comments on “Get up close and personal with butterflies, bees and snakes”

OC Parks invites children and families to learn all about bugs and butterflies. Come tour Riley Wilderness Park’s butterfly garden at this free, family-friendly event on Sunday, June 3. Special guests include Mimi the Monarch Butterfly and Western Monarch Guardians. Plant and insect experts will be available to provide educational information and answer questions.

During the 10 a.m.-3 p.m. event, kids can explore educational stations, informative exhibits and meet live anthropod friends. See the intricate design of a bee colony with honeycomb and a live queen bee. Also, get an up-close encounter with native hawks and snakes.

Additional activities include a live butterfly enclosure, children’s face painting, giveaways, native plant sales, storytelling, park tours and arts and crafts. There will also be a live butterfly release at 3 p.m. A food truck will be on-site serving food for purchase.

IF YOU GO

What: Butterfly garden

When: 10 a.m.-3 p.m. Sunday

Where: Riley Wilderness Park, 30952 Oso Parkway, Coto de Caza

Cost: event and parking are free

Information: 949-923-2285 or email rileywildernesspark@ocparks.com.

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