Plant Sale and Native Planting at Nassau County Museum of Art
Sunday, September 22nd
1:00 – 4:00 pm
at the Nassau County Museum of Art
ART & GARDEN FAMILY DAY
The Manes Art and Education Center &
ReWild Long Island
Featuring Storytime, Artmaking, Planting a pollinator garden and Native Plant Sale
Family activities included with museum admission
Light refreshments served
Join us for an opening reception of a new exhibition of children’s book illustrations at The Manes Art & Education Center. Picture This! The Art of Children’s Books on view until January 12, 2020, features a selection of illustrations from The Eric Carle Museum of Picture Book Art and the work of 22 contemporary children’s book artists.
Families can help to plant a pollinator garden at the Manes Center. Children (and adults) will be delighted to learn about the magic of milkweed, coneflowers, yarrow and beebalm in creating earth-friendly habitats.
PLANT SALE: Reserve in advance to ensure that plants are available. Reservations close on Thursday, September 12th.
The reservation page linked above also has a list of available plants and pricing.
Plant Sale is Accessible without Charge.
Museum Admission For Art Event and Activities
Child 4 – 16 : $5.00
Student with valid ID: $5.00