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Bug Day

2018-06-23 10:00 AM 2018-06-23 3:00 PM Bug Day <p><span><strong>Bug Day</strong></span><br /><strong>Saturday, June 23, 10:00 a.m.-3:00 p.m. </strong><br /><strong>Botanical Conservatory, 1100  S.  Calhoun</strong><br /><br /><span>Explore and learn about the exciting world of exotic butterflies and other arthropods at our summer “Bug Day” event. Visitors take part in activities, games and crafts, all with a “buggy theme”. Get up close and personal with one of our resident arthropods or take home a bug balloon crafted by a local balloon artist. Edible insects, anyone? Several local organizations will be on hand to help you learn more and to answer your questions about honey bees, butterflies, mosquitoes and more! Admission is $5/ adult, $3/child age 3-17, free for children 2 and under. <br /><br /></span></p> <p>10:30am:  Honey bee Communication &amp; the Waggle Dance</p> <p>11:00am:  Keeping Bugs as Pets</p> <p>11:30am:  Monarch Butterflies</p> <p>12:00pm:  Edible Insects</p> <p>12:30pm:  Honey bee Communication &amp; the Waggle Dance</p> <p>1:00pm:    Keeping Bugs as Pets</p> <p>1:30pm:    Monarch Butterflies</p> <p>2:00pm:    Edible Insects</p> <p><br />Foellinger-Freimann Botanical Conservatory<br />1100 South Calhoun Street<br />Fort Wayne, IN 46802<br />(260) 427-6440<br /><br />Hours:<br /><br />Tuesday - Saturday 10am - 5pm<br />Thursday 10am - 8pm<br />Sunday Noon - 4pm<br /><br />Admission<br /><br />Adults $5<br />Children (ages 3-17) $3<br />Age 2 and under Free</p> 1100 South Calhoun Street Fort Wayne, IN America/Indiana/Winamac
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Bug Day
Saturday, June 23, 10:00 a.m.-3:00 p.m. 
Botanical Conservatory, 1100  S.  Calhoun

Explore and learn about the exciting world of exotic butterflies and other arthropods at our summer “Bug Day” event. Visitors take part in activities, games and crafts, all with a “buggy theme”. Get up close and personal with one of our resident arthropods or take home a bug balloon crafted by a local balloon artist. Edible insects, anyone? Several local organizations will be on hand to help you learn more and to answer your questions about honey bees, butterflies, mosquitoes and more! Admission is $5/ adult, $3/child age 3-17, free for children 2 and under. 

10:30am:  Honey bee Communication & the Waggle Dance

11:00am:  Keeping Bugs as Pets

11:30am:  Monarch Butterflies

12:00pm:  Edible Insects

12:30pm:  Honey bee Communication & the Waggle Dance

1:00pm:    Keeping Bugs as Pets

1:30pm:    Monarch Butterflies

2:00pm:    Edible Insects


Foellinger-Freimann Botanical Conservatory
1100 South Calhoun Street
Fort Wayne, IN 46802
(260) 427-6440

Hours:

Tuesday - Saturday 10am - 5pm
Thursday 10am - 8pm
Sunday Noon - 4pm

Admission

Adults $5
Children (ages 3-17) $3
Age 2 and under Free

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