Learn what the Entomologists at Duke Farms know!
During this program children and their parents will learn all about the wonders of insects. From how insects survive the winter to summer water bugs Junior Entomologists (and their parents!) will explore the environment in every season and in all kinds of weather learning to use the tools that professional entomologists use.
Upon completion of the program, children will receive a Junior Entomologist Certificate. Those registering for the entire Junior Entomologist Series will receive tools that will help them throughout their year of exploration.
February 9, 2014 Introduction to Insects
March 16, 2014 Insects and Others
April 13, 2014 Early Pollinators and Early Flowers
May 18, 2014 Insects and Birds
June 15, 2014 Moths and Butterflies
July 13, 2014 Water Bugs
August 10, 2014 Cicadas, Katydids and Other Noisemakers
September 14, 2014 Monarchs
October 12, 2014 Bumble Bees and Late Pollinators
November 16, 2014 Become a Plant Hero
December 7, 2014 Insect Eating Plants
This program is designed for ages 6-11, at least 1 parent must accompany their child during this program, please no more than 2 adults accompanying a child. This program will run rain or shine so please dress for the weather!
Cost: $7 per session; $60 for the whole series.*
CLICK HERE to register for the WHOLE SERIES.
CLICK HERE to register for JUST THIS SESSION.
*Those interested in registering for the whole series must do so before the first session starts on Feb. 9, 2014.