Summer Science Fest: Bugs & Insects
Saturday, August 1, 2020 10:00 AM — 2:00 PM
Countdown to the final days of summer with Fernbank’s Summer Science Fest. Enjoy a line-up of themed experiences on select Saturdays, highlighting some of our favorite natural history subjects.
Bug out with us and discover the amazing world of bugs and insects.
- Wear your favorite bug or insect attire, whether butterfly wings, a bumblebee costume, or dress like a superhero character, like Antman, the Wasp or Spiderman
- Enjoy a fun bug-themed story time, 11am and 12:30pm
- Meet some bug and insect critters during Invertebrate animal encounters, 10:30am and 12:45pm
- See who has checked into Fernbank’s Bug Hotels in the Nature Gallery
- Investigate Fernbank’s bug collection under a microscope, 11:45am and 1:30pm
- Play Bug Bingo and search for real bugs that live all around WildWoods
- Take a peek beneath the surface in Fernbank Forest to see what critters live in the soil
- Stop by the Museum Store for a special Bug Pack for $15 each, while supplies last
Cost: Included with museum admission. Members FREE.
Space is limited and advance online ticket reservations are required for members and non-members.
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