Tel Hai Retirement Community’s Nature Group will host naturalist, professional gardener and garden consultant Bob Goodhart on Tuesday, April 28, 2015 at 1:00 PM in the chapel at 1200 Tel Hai Circle, Honey Brook, Pa. Goodhart’s educational lecture will focus on attracting butterflies and birds to your garden. This event is open to the public and a $5 fee per person will be charged at the door.
Goodhart’s presentation will include an emphasis on using native plants, the importance of native plants, and how to maintain a ground, patio or balcony garden to provide a habitat for endangered butterfly species to survive, recover and thrive.
As a retired landscape advisor and director of grounds at Christopher Newport University in Newport News, Va., Goodhart is well versed on horticultural subjects, garden design, organic & native gardening, and soil stewardship. As a volunteer at Landis Valley Farm Museum, he led the Heirloom Seed Project Workshop and also chairs the Manor Garden Club at Willow Valley Communities.
Tel Hai Retirement Community, an accredited nonprofit continuing care retirement community, has provided high quality and compassionate care since 1956. The campus is located at 1200 Tel Hai Circle, Honey Brook, PA., three miles east of Route 10 off Beaver Dam Road. For more information or directions, please visit www.telhai.org.