Whitesburg KY

Wildflower weekend planned at Pine Mt. Settlement School

Pine Mountain Settlement School will host a wildflower weekend April 16 to 18. Nearly 100 species of spring wildflowers can be found on the school property.

The weekend begins at 6 p.m. Friday with dinner, followed by a presentation by Marc Evans, retired senior ecologist with the Kentucky State Nature Preserves Commission, and a hike.

Hikes on Saturday morning will follow bird-watching and continue after lunch at Lilley Cornett Woods and on Pine Mountain along the Little Shepherd Trail. On Saturday evening, Passing the Pick and Bow String Band will perform.

Sunday’s schedule includes bird-watching and hikes on the Dogwood or Split Rock trails on campus. The weekend concludes with lunch on Sunday.

For more information or to register, visit www. pinemountainsettle- mentschool.com, call Debra Callahan at (606) 558-3571, or email office@pinemountainsettlementschool. com.

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