What do bats, wasps, bees, ants, butterflies, and moths have in common? These creatures are all pollinators! Pollinators help carry pollen from flower to flower.  Without pollinators, we wouldn't have as many colorful flowers and essential crops. We can help them do their important job in many ways, like growing native plants and avoiding pesticides – plus, you can start by learning about them!

Bumble through these buzz-worthy children's titles about the importance of pollinators:

Discover pollinators in the wild with a Nature Backpack kit from the Library! Kits include a magnifying glass, bug net, various identification guides and a free parking and entrance pass to all Virginia State Parks.

For more books about pollinators, plants, botany, or biology, visit the library or try My Next Read to get a list of book //henricolibrary.org/recommendations tailored to your interests.