Event Schedule

Henderson Hummingbird Hurrah

Birds, Bees, Butterflies & Blooms!

Produced by Henderson Feathers

Saturday, August 17th , 2019

9 a.m. – 4:00 p.m. Rain or Shine!

Bender Park, 200 N. Third Street,  Henderson, MN

Minnesota New Country School (MNCS), 210 Main Street,  Henderson, MN

Garden Location: Corner of 4th Street & Oak Street,  Henderson, MN

9:00 a.m. – Noon     Hummingbird Banding in the Garden with Licensed Bander Donald Mitchell

Speakers: Jim Gilbert… Larry Pfarr… Al Batt…

Hummingbird Garden Tours: Morning and Afternoon with Sarah Malchow and Jackie Smith, Master Gardeners

Painting Session with Lana Beck: (Afternoon $15 fee)

Educational Displays… Hummingbird Mall Vendors

Children’s Activities: Crafts… Lollipop Clown… Coloring Contest… & more!

Food

Raffle Prizes!

9:00 am – noon: Hummingbird Banding in the garden

9:30 am – 10:30 am: Garden Tour – Master Gardener Sarah Malchow

9:30 am: Painting with Lana Beck…$15 fee (2 hour Session)
(Limited Class Size of 12, please pre-register at 507-665-6570 to save a spot!)

10:45 am – 11:30 am: David Rice, Gardener/Instructor (Speaker MNCS)

11:00 am & 12:30 pm Levee Nature Walks – Youth

12:30 pm: Painting with Lana Beck…$15 fee (2 hour Session)
(Limited Class Size of 12, please pre-register at 507-665-6570 to save a spot!)

1:00 pm – 1:45 pm: Donald Mitchell, Master Gardener (MNCS Speaker)

1:30 pm: Song Writing Session with Josh Reinitz – Youth

1:45 pm – 2:30 pm: Garden Tour – Master gardener Jackie Smith

2:45 pm – 3:45 pm: Al Batt, Author & Humorist(Speaker MNCS)

Educational Displays: MN River Valley Audubon Chapter
Monarchs – MN Ext. Blue Earth County, Cody Sievert – Bees & More!

9:00 am – 4:00 pm: Children’s Activities – MNCS Library & Outdoors
Coloring Contest  (Cash Prizes), Lollipop Clown, Face Painting, Stories…

DIY Hummingbird Feeder from Plastic Bottle (BYOB) – Youth
Hummingbird Mall Vendors… Food… Raffle Prizes!!!

4:00 pm: Drawing for Raffle Prizes! Need not be present to win!

FREE Fun for the Whole Family!