Confirmed Speakers for 2014 Symposium
The Georgia Gardener
Of Zeigler Homestead Services
Dr. Carol Tobias
Of Nathan’s Ark Mobil Vet
Wylde Center Instructor and Evolutionary Biologist
The Celtic Gardener
The Wylde Center Presents:
Chicks in the City Symposium 2014 Saturday, March 1, 2014 • 9 a.m.- 3 p.m.
Decatur Recreation Center 231 Sycamore St, Decatur, GA.
Learn to Rule the Roost at Chicks in the City!
The Sixth Annual Chicks in the City is a daylong symposium on how to begin and care for your own flock of happy healthy backyard chickens. The rapid growth of urban farming and the desire for healthy eating led the Wylde Center to offer this full plate of classes that engage and inspire both the curious and committed audience. Sign up quickly – registration limited to the first 100 registrants and tickets always fly fast! Contact Andrea@wyldecenter.org with any questions.
- Breeds of Chickens by Cara Guri of Golden Farms
- Chicken Health and Wellness
- Baby Chicks - Incubation and Care Basics
- Coop Design and Predator Proofing
- Chickens 102 and What they do for you
- Little Farm in a Big City: Chickens, Goats, Turkeys love life together
$50 for Wylde Center Member, $60 for Non-Member/ General Public COMBO DEAL! Join us for the BOTH the Symposium and the Atlanta Urban Coop Tour and save. $75, $65 Wylde Center Member
2014 Urban Coop Tour
What: Self-guided tour of 12 intown Atlanta chicken coops
When: March 29-30, noon-5pm
Where: Decatur to Grant Park
Other: Launch party/silent auction fundraiser Friday March 28, 6:30-8pm, Garden*Hood, Grant Park
Tickets: $20 early bird, $25 on Tour weekend (only $15 when you combo them with Symposium)