The Chatham Mills Farmers’ Market is so pleased to be adjacent to the 7th Annual Pollinator Day Celebration, happening this Saturday. We’ll be sharing our space with the Co-op Extension, Chatham Beekeepers, Starrlight Mead, and a bunch of other bee-loving folks!
This is the announcement from the Growing Small Farms website:
7th Annual Pollinator Day Celebration!
Saturday May 10, 2014
9:00 am – 1:00 pm on the lawn at Chatham Mills
Thanks also to our supporters for their donations:
Bumble bee on coneflower
Come join the Chatham County Center of North Carolina Cooperative Extension and the Chatham County Beekeepers’ Association for our 7th Annual Pollinator Day Celebration on Saturday, May 10, from 9:00 am til 1:00 pm on The Lawn at Chatham Mills in Pittsboro, NC. The purpose of Pollinator Day is to raise public awareness of the importance of the bees and other pollinators that are needed to produce 80 percent of our flowering plants and one third of our human food crops.
Address for the event: 480 Hillsboro St. Pittsboro, NC 27312.
For more information, including a schedule of speakers and events, please see the website!