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Garden Insect ID Class

Image courtesy of Carolyn Ford

May 11 | 6:00 pm

This class will be held in-person in the BGO event hall. Space is limited and registration is required.

Stop, wait, don’t kill that bug! Did you know that 99% of the insect species in your garden are benign or actually beneficial? Yet many gardeners kill any insect found on their vegetables, not realizing they are actually exacerbating their pest problem by getting rid of beneficial predators.

Learn some of the more common insects you might find in your garden and start identifying them in each stage of their life cycle. Participants will also take an evening walk through the Garden following the class.

Cost: $10 for members / $20 for nonmembers  (Not a member? Join or renew today!)

*Please be aware, we do not offer refunds for our classes and workshops. Exchanges may be considered on a case by case basis if they are made at least one week in advance. Due to material costs, availability and other factors, we cannot guarantee an exchange. Contact Roslyn at rimrie@bgozarks.org if you would like your exchange to be considered. All proceeds go to support environmental, gardening and health-related education in the community. Thank you for your support!