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Bugs, Bats & Bones

Saturday, October 23, 2021 10:00 AM — 1:00 PM

Learn more about some of Halloween’s most iconic characters through a variety of activities, including skull and skeleton explorations, a Woodland Spirits scavenger hunt, animal encounters and more. Costumes are encouraged! 

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 live animal ambassadors

Bugs on the Big Screen
Star Gallery, Lower Level
10am-1pm
Explore the tiny structures of bugs using a microscope.

Skulls, Skeletons, and Shells, Oh My!
Great Hall, Lower Level
10am-1pm
Explore how bones—or lack thereof—can teach us about an animal’s life.

Build-a-Bat
Great Hall, Lower Level
10am-1pm
Make a batty little friend to take home with you.

Witch’s Hat Ring Toss
Great Hall, Lower Level
10am-1pm
Can you get the ring on the hat?

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.