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MeadowBrook Park Garden side
Bee Spotter BeeBlitz
Saturday, June 22, 9-10:30am
Garden Pavilion, Meadowbrook Park (Race St Entrance)
All ages – under 15 with adult
Celebrate National Pollinator Week (June 17 – 23, 2019) by becoming a citizen scientist! Join us for the fifth annual BeeBlitz, where people all over Illinois are encouraged to go outside and photograph bees on a single day, then upload their photos to www.beespotter.org. A guided expedition through Meadowbrook Park’s Sensory Garden and Spomer Prairie is departing from the Garden pavilion. Bring your camera or smartphone and comfortable walking shoes, and be ready for an adventure! Learn more online at www.beespotter.org/beeblitz. Call 217-384-4062 by Friday, June 21 to let us know you are coming.