Now that the weather seems to be getting a little bit warmer, it's time to think about outdoor activities. And what could be better than FREE seminars? Hicks Nurseries, 100 Jericho Turnpike, Westbury, NY, (516) 334-0066, is offering two FREE seminars that will teach you about birdwatching and ways to keep them coming to your backyard.
On Saturday, February 9, 2013 at 11 a.m.: World of Birds will teach children and adults about how to identify common species. There will be hands-on activities and you'll be listening to bird calls. This is present by the Theodore Roosevelt Sanctuary and Audubon Center.
On Saturday, February 16, 2013 at 11 a.m.: Landscaping for the Birds. Rich Abate, Hicks landscapes designer, will show you how to design your garden so it will attract songbirds all year long by providing food, water and nesting and shelter for your feathered friends.