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Monarch Migration Festival

October 13 @ 9:00 am - 3:00 pm EDT

The Nature Center will host a Monarch Butterfly Festival with games, activities, and live monarch tagging demonstrations. It is the peak season for the monarch

Check out what we have scheduled all day long!

MONARCH FESTIVAL

Sunday, October 13th 2019

TIME    Programs
10:00 a.m. START OF FESTIVAL
10:30 a.m. Monarch Tagging Demo

-Anya Held and Victoria Cope, Monarch Monitoring Project

11:00 a.m. Monarchs in Mexico

-Mark Garland of the Monarch Monitoring Project

Garden Tours

-Josh Nemeth, the Wildlife Gardener

-Gretchen Whitman, Nature Center Director

11:30 a.m. Monarch Tagging Demo

-Anya Held and Victoria Cope, Monarch Monitoring Project

12:00 p.m. Monarchs in Mexico

-Mark Garland of the Monarch Monitoring Project

Best Practices When Bug Hunting

-Kyle Rossner, Entomologist

12:30 p.m. Monarch Tagging Demo

-Anya Held and Victoria Cope, Monarch Monitoring Project

1:00 p.m. Milkweed, the Gateway Plant to a Great Garden

-Kyle Rossner, Entomologist

1:30 p.m. Garden Tours

-Josh Nemeth, the Wildlife Gardener

-Gretchen Whitman, Nature Center Director

2:00 p.m. Best Practices When Bug Hunting

-Kyle Rossner, Entomologist

2:30 p.m. Monarch Migration Parade

Come in your best butterfly costume as we circle the Nature Center

3:00 p.m. Garden Tours

-Josh Nemeth, the Wildlife Gardener

-Gretchen Whitman, Nature Center Director

3:30 p.m. Monarch Tagging Demo

-Anya Held and Victoria Cope, Monarch Monitoring Project

4:00 p.m.    CONCLUSION OF THE FESTIVAL
 

For more information, visit our event page at: https://www.facebook.com/NatureCenterCapeMay

or call Brendan Schaffer at 609-400-3858

 

Details

Date:
October 13
Time:
9:00 am - 3:00 pm
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Venue

Nature Center of Cape May
1600 Delaware Ave
Cape May, NJ 08204 United States
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