I love Kahikatea Common our first event was Butterflies and Pizza, and this one was Swan Plants and Roller Skates, here anything goes. I got reminded that my community event “giant swan plant sale/roller disco ” which would be run by kids to raise money for their various causes randomly came to me in the shower a few weeks ago!! I’m grateful, I pulled it off & everyone had a great time, who were part of it or came along.
I’m passionate about children selling swan plants as part of school fundraisers or personal projects such as scout camps or sporting fees. This is so much more economical than selling chocolate or something plastic, it helps spread awareness of the monarch butterfly, gets children out in nature planting and nurturing the seedlings, and teaches them patience as swan plants do take a while until the are fully grow ready for the caterpillars.
We sold over 450 swan plants for our precious caterpillars in 3 hours 🐛🤩 Scout boys sold over 100 sausages.
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