Events

BIRDS and BEES FUNDRAISER

Saturday, July 27, 8 AM – 4 PM, (rain or shine)
A full day of fun and activities for the whole family!  Join us for some or all of the day.
 
 
Stanners Vineyard
76 Station Rd HILLIER 
Free Admission

 

 
Coffee Cupping at Hillier Hall
18560 Loyalist Pkwy, Hillier
10 a.m. - noon 
Similar to wine tasting, this is a unique opportunity to learn about the HIGH SHADE-GROWN, BIO-DIVERSITY FRIENDLY coffee that the Fiallos family grows in the mountains of Nicaragua.
Pre-registration required ($20 - limited to 30 participants)

Edible Plants Foraging Workshop   with Registered Herbalist Tamara Segal

1:30 p.m.
($10 workshop cost)
Falcon-Ed
Trained biologists promote biodiversity and birds of prey - get up close and personal!

(1 p.m. - by donation)

FULL LIST OF EVENTS

8:00 – Early Bird Nature Hike with Tom Wheatley - $10 per person
9:00 – Fundraiser opens to the public
9:00 – Yoga in the Vineyard with Lisa Martell Certified Yoga Instructor $10pp
9:30 – Birds and Bees Hike with the County Naturalist, Terry Sprague $10pp
10:00 – Wax wrap demonstration with Hanne Simoes (Kits for Sale)
10:00-12:00 – Coffee Cupping Experience with Las Chicas del Café at Hillier Hall $20pp (Pre-register)
10:30 – 12:00pm – Poetry-to-Go with Joanne Sulzenko $10 for personalized poem
10:30 - Nature Stroll with Amy Bodman $10pp
11:00 – Honey Demonstration with Bee Keeper, Julie White from Long Point Honey
11:30 – Bird Banding Demonstration with Matt Iles or Vikki Clowater
Noon – Native Plant Workshop with Peter Fuller $10pp
12:30 – Meet the Wine Maker, Colin Stanners and learn about Straw Bale Construction
1:00 – Raptor Demonstration with Mathew McFarland by donation
1:30 - Foraging Workshop with Tamara Segal $10pp
1:30 - 3:00 – Poetry -to-Go with Joanne Sulzenko $10 for personalized poem
2:00 – Wax Wrap demonstration with Hanne Simoes (Kits for sale)
2:00 – Bee Friendly Workshop with Bay Woodyard $10pp
2:30 – Bird Banding Demonstration with Matt Iles and/or Vikki Clowater

All Day Events

Kid’s Craft Table with Cheryl Chapman
Biodiversity-friendly Coffee (hot or cold)
PEPtBO Merchandise Table, Lottery Sales, Membership Sales
PECField Naturalists Information Table and Butterfly Activity for Kids
Bird Carving Demonstrations with Mr. Martell and friends
Ginger and Gold Table with Leanne Rhem
Stanners Wine available in winery!!
Door prize donated by Gold and Ginger
Gold & Ginger is an art, design and craft studio co-founded by Leanne Shea Rhem and Zac Kenny. Their line of digitally printed textile accessories, artwork, one of a kind block printed apparel and stationery is a labour of love combining shared interests in nature, animals, colour and pattern. Everything is sewn by hand and designed collaboratively by them in Picton, Prince Edward County.