Pet Day “WoofStock” & Butterfly Saturday
Saturday, August 16
11:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m.
FREE: Donations encouraged
Co-hosted by Goshen Animal Clinic – everyone with a friendly pet is invited (on leash and bring pick-up bags). This is a KID-FRIENDLY event! Pet adoptions, pet-friendly booths, Papa John’s pizza and Graeter’s ice cream from Fuzziwigs Candy Factory will be available.
Monarch Waystations are places that provide resources necessary for monarchs to produce successive generations and sustain their migration. Without milkweeds throughout their spring and summer breeding areas in North America, monarchs would not be able to produce the successive generations that culminate in the migration each fall.
Similarly, without nectar from flowers these fall migratory monarch butterflies would be unable to make their long journey to overwintering grounds in Mexico. The need for host plants for larvae and energy sources for adults applies to all monarch and butterfly populations around the world.
Creasey Mahan Nature Preserve is now certified as a Monarch Waystation by Monarch Watch , so watch for these signs around the Preserve.