Fauquier County

This email alert was sent out on September 4, 2013:

Attracting Butterflies and Birds

Invest in your yard to save money, time and energy

Supporter,

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Sustainable landscaping methods not only provide wildlife habitat that enriches your yard, but also save you time and money.
Photo by John Magee.

Ever wondered if there was a better way to landscape your yard? Join us for this Saturday at Brookside Community Center in New Baltimore to find out!

PEC has invited experts from Master Gardeners, Virginia Department of Forestry, Hill House Farm and Native Plant Nursery, and John Marshall Soil and Water District who will share information about yard care practices, urban tree care and maintenance, benefits of using native plants, and other landscaping practices that benefit wildlife and the environment.

Sustainable Landscaping Workshop

Saturday, September 7th, 1pm - 3pm
Brookside Community Center
7197 Riley Road, Warrenton, VA 20187
Cost: Free!

Participants will be given the information they need to start a variety of sustainable landscaping practices, while learning more about the connection between their yard and the surrounding environment.

This program is completely free of charge and is brought to you in cooperation with Brookside HOA, Fauquier Master Gardeners, VA Department of Forestry, Hill House Farm and Nursery, and John Marshall Soil and Water District.

Space is limited! Please RSVP by emailing me at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. or giving me a call at 540.347.2334.

Julie Bolthouse
Fauquier County Land Use Officer
The Piedmont Environmental Council
This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.
540.347.2334 ext. 14


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