Discover Natural Transylvania is a monthly program series at the Transylvania County Library exploring the place where we live, work, and play. Presenters include experts in the fields of ecology, biology, geology, flora, fauna, outdoor recreation, and more. The programs are on the first Thursday evening of most months at 6:30 pm in the Rogow Room. Each program lasts approximately one hour. Light refreshments are provided. These free programs are supported by the Friends of the Library. June-September programs are listed below. There will not be an October program because of Book Sale set-up.
Thursday, June 1—6:30 pm “Waterfalls: Beauty & Danger” by DuPont State Forest Supervisor Jason Guidry
Thursday, July 6—6:30 pm “The Life of the Davidson River” by Patrick Weaver, Pisgah Center for Wildlife Education
Thursday, August 3—6:30 pm “The Geology of Transylvania County and Vicinity: Mountains, Faults, Waterfalls, Landslides and More” by Rick Wooten, Senior Geologists, NC Department of Environmental Quality
Thursday, September 7—6:30 pm “Protecting Your Home from Wildfires” by Transylvania Ranger, Buster Rogers