August 5, 2013
10:00 amto11:30 am

Variable spotted ladybug
(photo by William Cullina)

Monarch caterpillar
(photo by William Cullina)

Venture with us into Coastal Maine Botanical Gardens for an eye-opening view into the incredible world of insects. Children will become “bugologists” for the day as we scour the vegetable patch, turn over rocks and logs in the woods, and dip nets into the pond to discover what insects might be living there.  Through games and observations, they’ll experience first-hand some of the unique adaptations of insects and will make a special bug collector to study their subjects up close.  

Where:  Bibby and Harold Alfond Children’s Garden
Price:     $10 members, $12 nonmembers (preregister, please, or use your Gardens Activity Passport for a 10% discount and no preregistration)*

*This is one of our Gardens Activity Passport programs for kids. While you can sign up and pay for individual programs, with the passport, you’ll receive discounts and other benefits, and passport holders need not preregister. Learn more and sign up now.

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