On Pettaquamscutt 2018

2018 Winter Speaker Series “On Pettaquamscutt: Presentations on the Environment and the History of the Narrow River Watershed”

The Friends of Canonchet Farm, Narrow River Preservation Association, South County Museum and the Maury Loontjens Memorial Library along with generous support from Trio Restaurant, are collaborating for the seventh year to sponsor the Winter Speaker Series On Pettaquamscutt: Presentations on the Environment and the History of the Narrow River Watershed.

 

The presentations will take place on selected Sundays from 1:00 to 3:00 p.m. at the Maury Loontjens Memorial Library, 35 Kingstown Road, Narragansett.   After each event, participants are encouraged to continue the conversation at Trio Restaurant, 15 Kingstown Road, Narragansett.

 

 

Sunday, February 25, 2018         Gary Cassabona, Natural Resources Conservation Service, U.S.D.A.

“Habitat Management for Pollinators”

Sponsored by Friends of Canonchet Farm

Casabona will talk about the importance of planting a wide variety of species that support wildlife to ensure that there are pollen and nectar resources available for all seasons

Click here to register for this event.

 

Sunday, March 25, 2018         URI Watershed Watch Program Director Linda Green

“Narrow River and its Watershed: Twenty-five Years in Review”

Sponsored by Narrow River Preservation Association

 

These events are free and open to the public. Participants must register at OnPettaquamscutt.org or at the calendar page of the library website (http://www.narlib.org/) to reserve a seat as the capacity of the room is 90 guests. For more information, call 401-783-5344 or email info@onpettaquamscutt.org.

 

Click here for a printable flyer.