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Butterfly festival at Southside Community Garden July 20

Friday, July 5, 2013


Southside Community Garden, at Williamson Avenue and Erie Street, will host a butterfly festival from 1 to 4 p.m. July 20.

The event is sponsored by the Youngstown Neighborhood Development Corp., the Wean Foundation and Grow Youngstown.

Guests are invited to feed and watch for butterflies and explore the community garden. City Councilwoman Janet Tarpley, D-6th, and the Men’s Garden Club of Youngstown will attend.

Children’s garden programs will be provided.

The Joshua Project gospel group will perform. Information on the garden’s adopt-a-tree and adopt-a-bench programs and garden spaces available at the site will be provided.

For information call 330-727-8340.