Butterfly Celebration Festival - Sharon Audubon
Butterfly Celebration Festival
Saturday, September 14, 2019
10:00am - 3:00pm
Sharon Audubon Center, 325 Cornwall Bridge Road, Sharon, 06069
Join Sharon Audubon Center for a special celebration of the amazing world of butterflies! Activities will include tours of our new Butterfly House, Caterpillar Rearing Lab, and gardens. Enjoy presentations on native butterflies, planting for butterflies, container planting, and other related topics. It will be fun for the whole family with ongoing crafts and activities for kids, pollinator searches, native plant sale, music, food, and more.
All ages are welcome
$10 adults, $5 kids 12 and under
No advance pre-registration/ticket purchase necessary
SCHEDULE OF ACTIVITIES
10:00 - 10:40 a.m. - Yoga by the Pond
10:00 -10:45 a.m. - Pollinator Bioblitz (Insect Catching and Common Butterfly ID)
10:45 - 11:00 a.m. - Acknowledgements & Butterfly House Ribbon Cutting Ceremony
11:00 a.m. - 2:30 p.m. Every Half Hour - Monarch Life Cycle Activity for Kids
11:00 a.m. - 2:45 p.m. - On-going Activities
Butterfly House Tours
Pollinator Garden Tours
Butterfly Presentations (throughout the day - detailed schedule coming soon)
Native Plant Sale
Butterfly Boutique (merchandise available for purchase)
Kid Crafts and Activities
Please Note: The activity schedule is subject to change. Please check back for the final schedule of activities after Wednesday, September 4, 2019.
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