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Monday Mar. 27, 2017 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm

Harrisburg Parks Foundation, a project of The Foundation for Enhancing Communities

The Harrisburg Parks Foundation, a project of The Foundation for Enhancing Communities, presents the film Hometown Habitat, Stories of Bringing Nature Home.  A reception will be followed by the film screening and then a panel discussion about bringing nature home to the City of Harrisburg.

For more information contact Scott Shepler, 717 236-0261.

Appalachian Brewing Company, 50 N. Cameron Street, Harrisburg, PA 17101
Tuesday Mar. 28, 2017 6:30-8:30pm

The Coastal Certificate Program and the City of Milford

Join us for a screening of Hometown Habitat, Stories of Bringing Nature Home hosted by the City of Milford, Long Island Sound Study and CT Sea Grant.

For more information: Steve Johnson 203-878-7812

Milford Public Library, 57 New Haven Ave, Milford, CT 06460
Friday Mar. 31, 2017 7:00pm

Walker Nature Center Annual Environmental Film Series

The event is free, but registration is recommended. Limited to 40 attendees. Contact or call 703.476.6989, ext 5 for more information and to register.

Walker Nature Center, 11450 Glade Dr. Reston, VA
Saturday Apr. 1, 2017 1:00pm

Caring for Communities, presented by the Merrill W. Linn Land & Waterways Conservancy

Hometown Habitat, Stories of Bringing Nature Home is part of Earth Month Celebration, a series of family events on weekends in April. Now in its 14th year, the Earth Month Celebration explores critical environmental issues that affect the sustainability and well being of our communities. And we have fun doing it! This year’s theme: Meet Me at the River.

Campus Theatre, 413 Market St, Lewisburg, PA 17837
Sunday Apr. 2, 2017 2:00pm

Simsbury Land Trust

Simsbury Public Library Simsbury Public Library, 725 Hopmeadow Street Simsbury, CT
Thursday Apr. 6, 2017 7:00-8:30pm

Alexandria Beautification Commission

In partnership with Plant NOVA Natives, the Alexandria Beautification Commission presents a free screening of Hometown Habitat, Stories of Bringing Nature Home.

The Lee Center, 1108 Jefferson St, Alexandria, VA
Thursday Apr. 6, 2017 6:30pm

Bud Werner Memorial Library, Yampatika & Yampa River Botanic Park

Join us in the Library Hall at the Bud Werner Memorial Library for a screening of Hometown Habitat,

Stories of Bringing Nature Home.

A panel discussion about making our community a haven for pollinators, birds and other wildlife follows the free film screening. Our featured speakers:

Karen Vail, botanist and environmental educator

Gayle Lehman, horticulturalist and manager of the Yampa River Botanic Park

Don Ireland, Habitat Hero ambassador

Bud Werner Memorial Library, 1289 Lincoln Ave. Steamboat Springs, CO 80487
Friday Apr. 7, 2017 6:30 -10:00 pm

Cape Conservation Corps and Cape St Claire Garden Club

Director Catherine Zimmerman will lead the discussion on what we can accomplish here in the Cape, in our own back yards.  So please join us for this educational discussion, and think ahead of questions to ask Catherine. The event is free to the public.  Doors open at 6:30pm with the screening at 7:00pm.

Many thanks to our very generous community sponsor Cape Ace Hardware!   Please Join us!

Cape St Claire Clubhouse, 1223 River Bay Rd, Annapolis MD 21409
Saturday Apr. 8, 2017 6:30pm-8:30pm

Natural Lands Trust

2017 Spring Go Native: Movie and Dessert at Crow’s Nest Preserve

Join us for a screening of Hometown Habitat, Stories of Bringing Nature Home and learn how you can go native in your own backyard! Bring a potluck dessert to share afterwards.

Event is free. Registration required. Please complete and submit the secure, on-line registration form found at the web address below to let us know you are coming, or call 610-353-5587 ext. 221.

Crow’s Nest Preserve, 201 Piersol Road, Elverson, PA 19520
Sunday Apr. 9, 2017 4:00pm

Presented with the Black Rock Center for the Arts, Montgomery County Department of Environmental Protection and Montgomery Countryside Alliance.

Q&A with filmmaker Catherine Zimmerman follows screening.

BlackRock Center for the Arts, 12901 Town Commons Drive, Germantown, MD 20874
Thursday Apr. 13, 2017 2:00pm-4:00pm and 2nd screening 6:00pm-8:00pm

Connecticut College Arboretum & co-sponsors Colchester Garden Club and Community Wildlife Habitat of Colchester

Cragin Memorial Library, 8 Linwood Ave, Colchester, CT 06415
Wednesday Apr. 19, 2017 7:00pm

Plant Nova Natives, Wild Birds Unlimited, Imagine and Crossroads United Methodist

Please join us for a screening of Hometown Habitat, Stories of Bringing Nature Home.

Crossroads United Methodist Church, 43454 Crossroads Dr. Ashburn, VA 20147
Thursday Apr. 20, 2017 5:30pm

Wild Ones Oak Openings Region Chapter, Black Swamp Conservancy and the MutliFaith Council Presents Hometown Habitat, Stories of Bringing Nature Home

Hometown Habitat director Catherine Zimmerman will join and give a behind the scenes

on making the film and answer questions.

5:30 pm Reception

6:30 pm Film Screening

8:15 pm Catherine  talks and opens for Q&A

Maumee Indoor Theater, 601 Conant St, Maumee, OH 43537
Wednesday Apr. 26, 2017 7:00pm

UUCA Do It Green (DIG) Group, co-sponsored by Rock Spring Congregational UCC, Kol Ami, the Virginia Native Plant Society Potowmack Chapter & the Arlington Regional Master Naturalists

Hometown Habitat director Catherine Zimmerman will introduce the movie and lead a question/discussion period afterwards.The event is free, no RSVP required. Co-sponsors are important faith communities and naturalist organizations in Arlington and the surrounding area. The Unitarian Universalist Church of Arlington (UUCA) is sponsoring this event as part of its Wellspring Wednesday adult education program.  This event is open to all, regardless of age,  color, disability, gender, gender identity, gender expression, national origin, political affiliation, race, religion, sexual orientation, genetic information, veteran status, or any other basis protected by law.

UUCA, 4444 Arlington Blvd. at George Mason Drive, Arlington, VA 22204
Friday Apr. 28, 2017 7:00pm

Eastern Shore of Virginia Master Gardeners

Palace Theater, 305 Mason Ave, Cape Charles, VA 23310
Friday Apr. 28, 2017 6:00-8:00pm

Horticulture Club Spring Event

You’re invited to attend a FREE screening of “Hometown Habitat”. This film represents 2 years of travel around the Country by the producer, Catherine Zimmerman and crew, collecting stories of “Bringing Nature Home”. The message is clear:

Save the pollinators

Save Water

Save the Earth

Build an Army of Habitat Heroes

CECIL COLLEGE, 1st Floor Technology Bldg TC106, 1 SEAHAWK DRIVE NORTH EAST, MD 21901
Saturday Apr. 29, 2017 9am-2pm

Northern Alexandria Native Plant Sale

Hometown Habitat will be screened as part of the spring plant sale in the fellowship hall of the Church of St. Clement.  We have it all! An inspiring movie about the benefits of planting native plants, experts like the Virginia Native Plant Society and Plant NoVA Natives to help you choose the right plants for your garden and we have the native plants!  Please join us!!

The Church of St. Clement, 1701 N Quaker Lane Alexandria, VA 22302
Saturday Apr. 29, 2017 10:00am

Friends of the Durand Library

The Friends of the Durand Library is proud to host a showing of  Hometown Habitat: Stories of Bringing Nature Home.  Steve Apfelhaum of Applied Ecology, whose residential project is featured in the film, will be present to share his invaluable expertise.

Location is handicapped accessible and children are most welcome.   Contact Barbara (815-289-8602) with any questions.

Durand United Methodist Church, 102 E. Main St., Durand, IL 61024
Tuesday May. 2, 2017 6:30pm

Friends of the Durand Library

The Friends of the Durand Library is proud to host a showing of Hometown Habitat: Stories of Bringing Nature Home.

Location is handicapped accessible and children are most welcome.  Seating is limited and an e-mail contact would be appreciated.  Contact Barbara (815-289-8602) with any questions.

Durand Library in the Durand School 200 W. South St., Durand, IL 61024
Thursday May. 11, 2017 7:00-9:00pm

Bowman’s Hill Wildflower Preserve

Movie Night: Hometown Habitat, Stories of Bringing Nature Home

1635 River Road (PA Rte 32), New Hope, PA 18938
Friday May. 19, 2017

Schoharie Watershed Month

Greene County Soil & Water Conservation District will present Hometown Habitat as part of our Schoharie Watershed Month.  Details to follow.

Cairo, NY 12413
Thursday May. 25, 2017 6:30pm

Willistown Conservation Trust

The event will begin with a small reception catered by the Episcopal Academy, followed by a viewing of the documentary Hometown Habitat, Stories of Bringing Nature Home. This is a 90-minute environmental education documentary focused on showing how and why native plants are critical to the survival and vitality of local ecosystems.  The event will conclude with a Q & A with Catherine Zimmerman, the award winning director, author and sustainable landscape designer.

To register click the link below.

Episcopal Academy, 1785 Bishop White Dr, Newtown Square, PA 19073
Thursday Jun. 8, 2017 7:00-9:00pm

Brookside Gardens

Hometown Habitat: Lecture and Screening sponsored by Friends of Brookside Gardens and offered in partnership with Maryland Native Plant Society.

Learn how and why native plants are critical to the survival and vitality of local eco-systems with author, landscape designer and documentary filmmaker Catherine Zimmerman.  Talk will be followed by a screening of her latest documentary, Hometown Habitat, featuring Doug Tallamy, entomologist and author of Bringing Nature Home.
Course # 30718   Fee: FREE; registration required. Registration begins early February 2017


Brookside Gardens, Visitors Center Auditorium 1800 Glenallan Ave., Wheaton MD 20902
Friday Jun. 9, 2017

Bowman’s Hill Wildflower Preserve presents Native Plants in the Landscape Conference @ Millersville

Hometown Habitat, Stories of Bring Nature Home will be screened.  Details and time to follow.

Millersville University, 1 S George St Millersville, PA 17551
Wednesday Jun. 21, 2017 7:00pm

Audubon Society of Rhode Island

Hometown Habitat, Stories of Bringing Nature Home will be screened as part of the Audubon Society of Rhode Island’s week of events dedicated to National Pollinator Week (June 19th-25th).

Audubon Environmental Education Center, 1401 Hope St., Bristol, RI 02809
Tuesday Apr. 25, 2017 6:30pm

Natural Arts Garden Club, EcoGardens by Washburn, Driftless Area Natives, WisCorps, and the City of La Crosse Parks, Recreation & Forestry Department

As part of  the Bee Week celebration in La Crosse, WI.  Bee Week runs April 22nd to Apri30th.  Events are being held each day during that week to celebrate pollinators & nature & raise awareness of the importance of habitat restoration.  Events include nature hikes, a nature-focused church service, birding walks on our marsh, tours of a 40-acre tract of city-owned land that is being restored as a pollinator prairie, a pollinator pub crawl, tree planting celebration, invasive species discussions, marsh clean-up activities, & the Earth Fair.