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What small, everyday changes can you make to help preserve the environment?

CINCINNATI, OH (FOX19) - The first of two Friends of Krohn "Spring Greening" Weekends is set to take place this weekend.

Krohn Conservatory is hosting several educational events that are open to the public, in an attempt to increase public awareness of nature and green lifestyle alternatives. The programs will provide attendees with small, everyday changes they can make to preserve the environment.

This weekend's event includes lectures and activities for people of all ages.

Saturday

  • 10:30 a.m. Lecture: Raising City Chickens.
  • 11 a.m. Tour: A Taste of Krohn 
  • 11 a.m. - 4 p.m. Family Activity Area, featuring a maple syrup display, a greenhouse garden in a zip-lock bag, and photo opportunities with chickens and bunnies.
  • 1 p.m. Tour: A Taste of Krohn
  • 2 p.m. Lecture: New Toys for Green Gardening

Sunday

  • 10:30 a.m. Lecture: How to Open Your Garden
  • 11 a.m. Tour: Bird Hike
  • 11 a.m. - 4 p.m. Family Activity Area, featuring a maple syrup display, a greenhouse garden in a zip-lock bag, and photo opportunities with chickens and bunnies.
  • 2 p.m. Tour: Bird Hike
  • 2 p.m. Lecture: Eat Locally in Spring

The program is free for children under 12, with $2 admission for adults. Reservations are required to attend the lectures due to limited space. Call 513-352-4080 to make reservations.

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