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Altair Group Meeting

Birds and Bees!

Wildlife Habitats in the EcoVillage

Sunday, Feb 17th, 2019
3:30 to 6:30 pm
2237 Kimberton Road, Phoenixville, PA 19460

Discussion Group and Potluck

Come hear Mason Vollmer talk about
ecologically-sound ways of managing our site
to promote birds, bees, and other wildlife.

We have many micro-climates on our nine-acre site, from woods to active play areas, borders, community garden, front and back yards, and more. In keeping with our proposed EcoVillage Ordinance, we have a lot to learn as a community as to the best way to approach our work. We've also heard that East Pikeland would like to be a "Bird Town" and want to have a pollinator demonstration site.  We can help, so let’s get started!


We will gather at 3:30 pm.  Please RSVP if you would like to see Altair's site – we are offering a tour around 3:00 pm.

A good will donation is requested for this talk - $5 or so...

Bring a potluck dish to share for a dinner around 5:00 or 5:30 pm.  Park at the Kimberton Arts Building at Kimberton and Prizer Roads and walk up the hill six houses, across the street.


Mason Vollmer
Director of Nantmeal Nursery at Camphill Soltane

Mason, a former gardening teacher at the Kimberton Waldorf School,
directs you to his website: http://www.thesocialgardener.net.

"The Social Gardener" - a website for sharing experiences in gardening. If you run a horticultural program for children, seniors, or people with differing abilities, then you may find some helpful ideas here.

Contact Joel Bartlett at 610-220-6172
or altairecovillage@gmail.com for more info.




Earlier Event: February 16
Time Bank Annual Workshop