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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: Friday, June 4, 2010
Jennifer Johnson, Education and Outreach Specialist (360) 867-2577

Attend A Free Workshop, Get Free Stuff.

Olympia- Thurston County Environmental Health and the Thurston Conservation District are teaming up to bring free native plant classes to our community. These popular classes help people identify common fruiting plants in their neighborhoods and local forests. Dynamic speakers provide information on roles the plants play in our eco-system and how you can grow your own! Participants receive free native fruiting plants to take home as well as handouts and information to keep pets, families and Puget Sound healthy.

Fruiting Native Plants for Beginners
  • Thursday, June 17
  • 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
  • Thurston County Expo Center

Fruiting Native Plant Walk for Beginners
  • Saturday, June 19
  • 10:00 am - noon

Call 360-867-2577 to register or e-mail johnsoj@co.thurston.wa.us.You must be registered to receive free plants to take home.



County Commissioners:

Carolina Mejia
District 1

Gary Edwards
District 2

Tye Menser
District 3