Our next Spring Hill Garden Club meeting will be on Saturday,
August 9th, at the Winchester Community Facility. We are pleased to have
author,Rita Venable as our speaker. She is a writer, photographer, and
speaker whose much-loved subject is nature, but especially butterflies.
She will present the lecture"A Home For Butterflies".
At the end of her presentation, you have the option of purchasing her new
book, Butterflies of Tennessee, Maywood Publishing, 2014. It is $24.95
online. She will be signing copies!
Here is a description of the book from her website, RitaVenable.com
- Full-color photos and descriptions of all 124 species of Tennessee butterflies
- Photos of eggs, caterpillars, and chrysalises
- Color guides for identifying adult butterflies and caterpillars
- Range maps and flight periods for each species
- Plants that caterpillars feed on and adults nectar on
- Butterfly gardening tips specific to Tennessee
- Fun Facts for each species
- Habitat descriptions and favorite spots of local butterfly enthusiasts
- Tips on butterfly-watching