Butterfly Tour of Gardens and Workshop, Oct 6

by Scott Guilbeaux on August 5, 2018

Butterfly Tour of Gardens and Workshop
Benefiting the Mid-Coast Texas Master Naturalists
October 6, 2018
All Ages Event!

8:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m. Garden Tours (Map and Locations will be sent to all registrants.)

Self-guided tour of private and public butterfly/pollinator gardens in Rockport, including a native plant sale at one of the locations. Texas Master Naturalists will be on hand to answer questions and conduct tours.

12:00 p.m. – 1:00 p.m. Lunch on your own.

1:00 p.m. – 4:00 p.m. Butterfly Workshop, Agrilife Extension Office, 895 Airport Blvd. Rockport, TX 78382

Workshop on the anatomy and life cycle of a butterfly, native plants for butterflies and pollinators, and types of butterflies in Aransas County. Speakers will be certified Texas Master Naturalists.

Sponsors for the T-shirt and the event include:

  • Neli Spurrell, Realtor Spears & Co.
  • Attitudes and Lattitudes
  • Farmer’s Insurance
  • Winery on the Bay
  • Bloomers Nursery and Landscape
  • The Reserve
  • Rockport Graphics
  • 4 The Birds
  • Rockport Cultural Arts District
  • Bella Rue/Bella Brew
  • Cheasapeake 495
  • Keep Aransas County Beautiful

Advance tickets:

A T-shirt has been designed by our member and renown artist, Rebecca Stapleton, for the event. It features butterflies swirling across the front and will have the following text: Butterfly Tour of Gardens and Workshop 2018, Mid-Coast Texas Master Naturalists, Rockport, Texas. The T-shirt will be in a natural color with our sponsors’ logos on the back.

For a $25 dollar donation to the Mid-Coast Chapter of Texas Master Naturalists, you will receive the T-shirt and a guaranteed reservation to the workshop which will provide you all the tools to create your own butterfly/pollinator haven. Tour locations and a full information packet will be emailed once your donation and RSVP is confirmed.

Send your $25 donation made out to MCTMN to:

Ms. Jynatha Kleypas
Treasurer, MCTMN
P.O. Box 2247
Port Aransas, TX 78373

Then, fill out the RSVP form found on the following link, indicating your T-shirt size:

Butterfly Tour Signup Form

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