Join us for a screening of the documentary film Wings of Life. See how the pollinators—from bees and bats to hummingbirds and butterflies—are essential to life as we know it and learn how these creatures are increasingly under threat.
Free admission and open to everyone
Friday, March 17, 2017
Waynflete Franklin Theater
360 Spring Street, Portland, Maine
5:30 p.m. Family activity Build your own beehive, try on a beekeeper suit, and observe bees in action with Waynflete's resident beekeepers Betsy and Len Langer. Staff from Chewonki's Natural History Program will explain which pollinators help produce your favorite local foods—and show what you can do to help protect them.
7:00 p.m. Film screening