The Moon & Nature at Night
The Moon & Nature at Night

10sep6:00 pm8:00 pmThe Moon & Nature at NightMoon light, Moon bright, how does your garden grow?

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The Moon & Nature at Night

Mansfield Garden Club, meeting at Chris W. Burkett Service Center, 620 S. Wisteria St, Mansfield

Known by many as the Moonlady, Amy Martin, author of Wild DFW: Explore the Amazing Nature Around Dallas-Fort Worth [], merges fascinating nocturnal nature insights from the book with her deep knowledge of the Moon. After this talk, you’ll be a pro-level Moon watcher able to predict where it will be at any time. Understand synchrony which creates tides and causes us to only see one side of the Moon. Discover how darkness and the Moon impact plants and wildlife, especially in urban areas. Learn how to live in tune with the Moon with gardening based on the lunar phases.

A journalist and writer for over 40 years, Amy Martin is also the author of Itchy Business: How to Treat the Poison Ivy and Poison Oak Rash, Prevent Exposure and Eradicate the Plant ( She is senior features writer for Green Source DFW ( A current project is Ned Fritz Legacy (, a biographical website of Ned Fritz, Texas’ most famous environmentalist. Find her writings at

Art of white cats leaping at the Moon by Hiromi Nishizaka. 

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