Discover the basics of what you need to begin backyard beekeeping from the Magic Valley Beekeepers. Participants will learn how to buy honeybees and construct a hive to prevent bee swarming and aid in harvesting honey. Participants will also have the opportunity to learn about bumble bees and solitary bees and how to make your garden pollinator friendly […]
The 14th annual Bug Zoo starts with a buzz with the enormously popular Bug Zoo Festival on Saturday, April 21, 11:00 a.m. – 3:00 p.m. The Zoo enjoys a 2 week run, from April 21- May 3. Closed on Sundays. This year’s theme is the Web of Life. You’ll see old favorites like tarantulas, chameleons, geckos and snakes and more! Get up close […]
The Cities of Hailey, Ketchum, Sun Valley, Bellevue, the Sawtooth Botanical Garden and Wood River Land Trust are hosting a 6-part Resilient Landscapes for Resilient Communities series in January-June, 2018. Professionals will share their expertise on how to create beautiful landscapes using cultivated and native plants while promoting water conservation in the landscape. These Water-Wise sessions qualify […]
The Sawtooth Botanical Garden is a community resource showcasing native and cultivated plants that flourish at high altitude. The Garden connects people to the region's unique beauty and fosters environmental stewardship through education, events, displays and plant collections.