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Creepy Crawlies

Saturday, October 16, 2021 10:00 AM — 1:00 PM

Join us as we take a look at all things buggy! Discover the amazing world of bugs and insects through live encounters, games and more.  

Presented as part of Fernbank’s Supernatural Science Series 

Scheduled Activities*

Live Animal Encounters
Great Hall, Lower Level
10am-1pm
Meet some of Fernbank’s invertebrates, from our collection of live animal ambassadors.

Bugs Up Close
Star Gallery, Lower Level
10am-1pm
Take a closer look at small—and maybe big—bugs under a big lens.

Slime Station
Great Hall, Lower Level
10am-1pm
Pick a color and create your own “snail slime.”

Glow Up
Great Hall, Lower Level
10am-1pm
Craft a firefly suncatcher and learn why some bugs glow or fluoresce.

Monster Bean Bag Toss
Great Hall, Lower Level
10am-1pm
Test your aim with this Halloween-themed edition of a popular game.

Woodland Spirits
WildWoods, Entrance on Lower Level
10am-5pm
Encounter ghostly visitors in Fernbank’s annual outdoor Halloween experience.

Supernatural Scavenger Hunt
Dinosaur Landing, Entry Level
10am-5pm
Test your seeking skills with this Halloween-themed scavenger hunt.

Cost: Included with general admission. Members FREE!**

*Activities and times are subject to change without notice.

**This event is expected to sell out. Get your tickets TODAY! Members and non-members must reserve tickets in advance to guarantee admission. Because we are operating at reduced capacity, when time slots are sold out, we are unable to add additional tickets.