Here are some upcoming events at Norristown Farm Park.
Sunday, June 22 at 2 p.m.
Poisonous Wild Plants
Norristown Farm Park (meet in parking lot #2)
Ages: adults and children 7 and up
Pre-registration is required: 610-270-0215 or firstname.lastname@example.org
Learn to recognize poison ivy in different growing phases and other local plants that cause skin irritations. Some plants are poisonous if ingested. Learn about the bad ones and appreciate the good ones on this walk.
Saturday, June 28 at 8:30 p.m.
Fireflies: Nature’s Fireworks
Norristown Farm Park (meet in parking lot #3)
Ages: adults and children 6 and up
Pre-registration is required: 610-270-0215
Join Tim Halverson, field biologist, for an evening to discover the world of fireflies or lightning bugs (which are neither flies nor bugs). Learn about their amazing behavior and life cycle. The program begins just before dusk and ends after dusk. Bring a flashlight.
Entrance to the park: Barley Sheaf Dr. & W. Germantown Pike, East Norriton, PA 19403. For more information, visit http://www.montcopa.org/pths.