Past events tagged "insects"
Mar. 13, 2019 - 6:00 pm to 7:00 pm
Butterflies are important pollinators and the Butterfly Pavilion will be here to educate us on how to provide elements that help attract these beautiful animals to our backyard. From food, water, and shelter, learn how to create an inviting environment in your yard for butterflies.
Mar. 13, 2019 - 4:00 pm to 5:00 pm
We’re going on a Bug Safari! Experts from the Butterfly Pavilion will be our guides as they introduce us to live invertebrates from around the globe and teach about their characteristics, where and how they live, and why they are important in our world. Appropriate for all ages. Participants must...
Mar. 12, 2019 - 5:00 pm to 6:00 pm
Explore the amazing world of insects including body structure, insect life cycles, habitats, adaptations and the role insects play as pollinators and recyclers. Get up-close and personal with insects, spiders and other arthropods from around the world. Appropriate for kids in grades 1-3.
Mar. 09, 2019 - 11:00 am to Mar. 30, 2019 - 5:00 pm
The Ant Space is an ant habitat and mesmerizing art installation by Jacob Lemanski on display at Anythink York Street March 9-30. Watch as live ants dig in their space, creating tunnels lit by colorful LED lights. Their digging keeps the scene in perpetual motion, changing at the pace of nature.
Jun. 27, 2018 - 11:00 am to 12:00 pm
Everything – big or small, beautiful or gross – needs a place to live! Learn about the lifecycle and habits of Colorado bugs as we create bug hotels made of mostly recycled materials. Take your hotel home to catch backyard bugs and observe the smaller members of our local ecosystem. Appropriate for...
Aug. 13, 2016 - 12:00 pm to 1:00 pm
Learn all about the world of insects and bugs. We’ll make our own bug catchers, look at insects under a microscope, and even create a buggy treat you can eat. Appropriate for tweens ages 9-12. Space is limited; registration is recommended.