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May 24, 2018

World Oceans Day Celebration at Logan Botanic Garden


Come along to Logan Botanic Garden on Saturday 9 June 2018 to join the exciting World Oceans Day Festival.

 

World Oceans Day is celebrated every year to help conserve, protect and honour the World’s oceans. Logan Botanic Garden are joining in the celebration this year by having an exciting World Oceans Festival on Saturday 9th June 2018 from 10.00am to 5.00pm.  This will be a community event with the interaction and involvement of many people and groups within the community.

 

The aim is for all to learn more about the diversity of the oceans and celebrate the area in which we live. It is hoped that by having a fun event and increasing knowledge we will all change our perspectives and our ways in order to protect the future of the oceans.

 

Golden Samphire

 

The Solway Coastwise project, managed by Solway Firth Partnership, will be explaining the meaning of place names linked to plants and seafood with felt flower worshops and seafood cookery demonstrations. There will also be live music from African Drummers, food stalls and local group involvement including the RSPB,  Scottish Wildlife Trust and Sustainability Scotland. The great news is that the RNLI will be joining in and bringing one of their lifeboats together with doing lifejacket demonstrations.

 

Free with normal garden entry, 10am-5pm. 

Solway Firth Partnership