April 6, 2018 - 6:00pm

Events In & Around DeSoto State Park

Wildflower Lecture & Slideshow with Jay Clark

Hosted by Little River Arts Council (formally the Mentone Area Arts Council)

One of the most enchanted habitats in the southeast is the-"The Pocket", located in the Crockford Pigeon Mountain WMA in W Georgia. Formally called the Shirley Miller Wildflower Trail, the area is a must-see for wildflowers any time of year, and also for the scenic beauty year-around.

Get to know the flowers of the Pocket with a wildflower lecture and slideshow presented by Jay Clark, author of ‘Wildflowers of Pigeon Mountain’.

About Jay: An accomplished academic, Jay currently works with the Georgia Department of Natural Resources in tracking protected plants of northwest Georgia. He also volunteers as a botanical guardian for the Georgia Plant Conservation Alliance, planting and monitoring the reintroduction of endangered plants to existing sites. Jay and his wife live near Pigeon Mountain in LaFayette, Georgia.

Date: Friday, April 6, 2018

Time: 6:00 p.m.

Where: Moon Lake Community Library (within 10 miles of DeSoto State Park)

4607 AL Hwy. 117, Mentone, Alabama 35984

Fee: Free and open to everyone. For more info, see www.littleriverartscouncil.org

See Saturday’s day trip to the Pocket