Activities at Reinstein Woods: Beginner’s Guide to Herbalism 

Date/Time
Date(s) - Friday, Jun 11, 2021
10:00 am

Location
Reinstein Woods Nature Preserve and Environmental Education Center

Categories


Plant-related activities will be held at at Reinstein Woods Nature Preserve, 93 Honorine Dr., Depew.

All programs are free.

See more Reinstein events here. 

JUNE 

Tuesday, June 8 at 10:00 AM

Weaving with Weeds  

Weave a mat from the invasive Phragmites (common reed) plant. Pre-registration required; call 716-683-5959.

 

Tuesday, June 8 at 6:30 PM

Weaving with Weeds  

Weave a mat from the invasive Phragmites (common reed) plant. Pre-registration required; call 716-683-5959.

 

Thursday, June 10 at 10:00 AM

Virtual Program: Invasive Species and Native Landscaping

Learn about the benefits of landscaping with native plants and how to discourage the spread of harmful invasive species. Pre-registration required; register online at www.reinsteinwoods.org/events.

 

Friday, June 11 at 10:00 AM

Beginner’s Guide to Herbalism 

Join this guided walk to learn how to harvest and identify common edible plants, including a few invasive species. For adults and children ages 10 and older. Pre-registration required; call 716-683-5959.

 

Saturday, June 12 at 11:00 AM

Outdoors Day: Plant ID Skills 

Learn tips for identifying local plants and how to use field guides. For adults and children ages 10 and older. Pre-registration required; call 716-683-5959.

 

Tuesday June 22 at Noon

Virtual Program: Pollinator Gardening 101 

Discover how choosing the right plants can benefit wildlife while also beautifying your yard and learn tips for attracting and supporting pollinators. Pre-registration required; register online at www.reinsteinwoods.org/events.

 

Thursday, June 24 at 8:00 PM

Pollinator Full Moon Walk  

Discover who is feasting on nectar at night as we celebrate Pollinator Awareness Week and the full moon. Pre-registration required; call 716-683-5959.

 

JULY 

Saturday, July 10 at 10:00 AM

Jewels of the Sky

On this guided walk they will search for ebony jewelwings and tiger swallowtails as well as other dragonflies and butterflies that may be in flight. Pre-registration required; call 716-683-5959.

 

Saturday, July 24 at 10:00 AM

Summer Wildflowers 

Search for seasonal wildflowers and learn about their uses and folklore. For adults and children ages 10 and older. Pre-registration required; call 716-683-5959.

 

AUGUST 

Saturday, August 21 at 10:00 AM

Trail Steward Saturday 

Give back to the place you love by helping to remove invasive plants and care for the trails at Reinstein Woods. Pre-registration required; call 716-683-5959.