Saturday, July 15, 1:00 pm – 3:30 pm – Ants in Your Plants


E. O. Wilson dubbed ants “the little things that run the world.” Discover these amazing creatures, led by Elizabeth Farnsworth, a coauthor of Field Guide to Ants of New England. Enjoy a slideshow about their biology, followed by a foray to find many ants. Learn how to identify and appreciate these creatures, which are essential to the life of plants—and humans. This New England Wild Flower Society program will take place Saturday, July 15 in Amherst, Massachusetts, and is cosponsored by the Hitchcock Center for the Environment. $33 for members of sponsoring organization, $40 for nonmembers. Register online at http://www.newfs.org/learn/our-programs/ants-in-your-plants