Library Environmental Series - Fall Semester 2012
Free and open to the public.
FREE parking is available in stadium lot 62E on Red Cedar Road after 6:00pm. The Main Library is wheelchair accessible via the north entrance. Persons with disabilities may request accommodations by calling Birdie Beckwith at 517.884.6454 one week before an event. Requests received after that time will be met when possible.
Beal Garden Tours
Tours are from 12:10 pm - 12:50 pm and begin at the pond in the Beal Botanical garden. Tours are led by Peter Carrington, Assistant Curator of the W.J. Beal Botanical Garden.
October 18 - Strategies for winter; storing energy when body fat is not an option
Peter Carrington, assistant curator of the W. J. Beal Botanical Garden will showcase how plants make the adjustments that insure survival over the cold winters that define the temperate zone of our home planet. Storing staples for winter; it’s not just for squirrels.