SEMBA hosts butterfly information meeting Aug. 21

WESTLAND — The Southeast Michigan Butterly Association will host “Ask the Pros” and “Monarch Tagging” at 7 p.m. at Nankin Mills, 33175 Ann Arbor Trail.

Admission is free to SEMBA members, and $3 for non-members.

The guest speaker, butterfly author Brenda Dziedzic, will answer the public’s questions on butterlies and native gardening. She also will demonstrate egg bleaching techniques to prevent ophryocystis elektroschiiha disease in home reared butterflies.

Diane Pruden, from Monarch Watch, will discuss tagging efforts to track monarch migration.

For more information, call 734-223-5510 or go to