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Landscapes for Life: Native Plants and the Nature Connection in Our Gardens

July 16 @ 6:30 pm - 7:30 pm

Tuesday July 16th, 2019 @6:30PM
Did you know your landscape plays an important role in the health of Cape Cod? How we choose to manage our own piece of the Cape makes a difference. Learn why and get some helpful tips on how you can be a better steward of your corner of the world. Presented by Kristin Andres, Director of Education and Outreach at the Association to Preserve Cape Cod.

Free to the public. Registration is appreciated! Email sturgisreference@comcast.net, call 508-362-6636, or fill out the form bellow.

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BIO: Kristin Andres is the Director of Education & Outreach for the Association to Preserve Cape Cod. Before joining APCC as a staff member, she worked for the town of Chatham as its first Conservation Agent for more than 15 years. Her position with the town involved her with various civic organizations and town committees related to natural resource protection.

Kristin serves on several boards and committees, including the Ecological Landscape Alliance, Chatham Friends of Trees, Friends of Sylvan Gardens, Senior Environmental Corps and the Chatham South Coastal Harbor Plan Committee. She’s the regional liaison for Grow Native Massachusetts and an honorary trustee of the Chatham Conservation Foundation. She writes a biweekly column for the Cape Cod Chronicle on topics of ecology and the environment.

A native plant enthusiast, Kristin promotes sustainable land care practices and the use of native plants in the landscape. Kristin describes herself as slightly obsessed with observing and photographing nature and strives to share her passionate appreciation of nature whenever possible.

 

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July 16
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6:30 pm - 7:30 pm
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Sturgis Library
3090 Main Street
Barnstable, MA 02630 United States
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