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20140829 HummingbirdCelebrate National Hummingbird Day from 9:00 a.m. to noon at Quinta Mazatlan on Saturday, Sept. 6, with keynote presentations on hummingbirds, designing gardens, hummingbird photography tips, art exhibit, native plant sale, special gift store items and more.

Quinta Mazatlan will kick-off the morning with keynote speaker, Rene Valdez, coming from Monterrey Mexico. Valdez will talk about hummingbirds of the Rio Grande Valley and Mexico. He will be followed by a program by horticulturist Ouina Rutledge, “Designing a Hummingbird Garden.” Mike Heep, owner of Heep’s Native Plant Nursery, will bring an array of great native plants for hummingbirds, along with his expertise on how to care for the plants. The program will be followed by a short walk to view the Hummingbird Garden at Quinta Mazatlan to get ideas to take home.

The Texas Nature & Environmental Photographers (TexNEP) booth with offer hummingbird prints for sale along with hummingbird photography. Vendors will be selling everything for hummingbird shopping, including feeders, ant traps, cleaning brushes, books, jewelry and more.

For more information, call Quinta Mazatlan at 681-3370 or visit www.quintamazatlan.com

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