The Beautiful World of Butterflies

Sponsored by Blue Hills
July 27, 2019 (Saturday) 10:30am – 12:00pm

Location:

Blue Hills Trailside Museum, Milton MA

Audience:

Family
(suitable for children 5 – 12 years)

Members:

Adult $3.00, Child $6.00

Nonmembers:

Adult $6.00, Child $9.00

Did you know butterflies taste with their feet and their wings are covered with scales? How can you tell the difference between a butterfly and a moth? Come learn about our beautiful winged pollinators and why they are so important for a healthy ecosystem.

This program begins in the museum’s auditorium with an investigation of native butterfly and moth specimens, a story, and a butterfly craft. We then go on a short guided walk around our native plant garden followed by a guided hike to a field habitat to look for local butterfly species.

Instructions and Directions:

Please wear sturdy shoes and weather-appropriate clothing. Be prepared for a short walk outside.

Registration is required.
Register online or call 617-333-0690 to register by phone.
Register by mail: program registration form (PDF 66K)
For your own security, DO NOT send credit card information via email.

For more information, contact:

1904 Canton Avenue
Milton, MA 02186

Source: The Beautiful World of Butterflies

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