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Butterfly Weekend & 6th Annual Butterfly Count

June 25 @ 10:00 am - 5:00 pm

10-4 Butterfly Migration Obstacle Course
10-4 Butterfly and Moth Scavenger Hunt
Explore the Nature Station backyard to find larger than life examples of some of the amazing butterflies and moths found right here in Kentucky! Grab a selfie with one of the critters and turn in your scavenger hunt to earn a fun prize!
10-4 Woodlands Nature Station 6th Annual Butterfly Count
Naturalists and volunteers are in the field collecting data for the North American Butterfly Association. Citizen science projects like as this provide valuable information and help to track the status of species. Stop by our booth to see what species we have found so far, learn how our gardens support butterflies, and pick up a free packet of native flower seeds for your own garden!
11-2 Butterflies on my Mind Craft
Step 1: Create a random blob of paint. Step 2: Use your imagination and creativity to create your own one of a kind, butterfly painting!
11-12 Butterfly Monitoring at Golden Pond Visitor Center
Join a naturalist to explore the habitats surrounding the Golden Pond Visitor Center for butterflies during Land Between the Lakes annual Butterfly Count. Learn about this citizen science event while observing beautiful butterflies!
12-1 Butterfly Monitoring at Woodlands Nature Station
Join a naturalist to explore the prairie surrounding the Nature Station for butterflies during Land Between the Lakes annual Butterfly Count. Learn about this citizen science event while observing beautiful butterflies!
2-3 Butterfly Food Chain
How do butterflies and moths fit into the food chain? Join us for a trip around the Nature Station backyard as we follow the food chain, investigating both the plants eaten by butterflies and moths and the larger animals that eat them!
Sunday June 26, 2022
10-4 Butterfly Migration Obstacle Course
10-4 Butterfly and Moth Scavenger Hunt
Explore the Nature Station backyard to find larger than life examples of some of the amazing butterflies and moths found right here in Kentucky! Grab a selfie with one of the critters and turn in your scavenger hunt to earn a fun prize!
11-2 Flying Flowers
Create a colorful butterfly of your own! How will it compare to the real butterflies fluttering about our flowerbeds?
11-12 Butterfly Food Chain
How do butterflies and moths fit into the food chain? Join us for a trip around the Nature Station backyard as we follow the food chain, investigating both the plants eaten by butterflies and moths and the larger animals that eat them!
1-2 Insect Safari
We’re going on a safari! With butterfly nets and sweep nets, we’ll discover what insects make their home in the prairie. Any Tigers or Zebras we spot can be counted in the North American Butterfly Association Butterfly Count!
3-4 Hosting Butterflies
Learn how to be a good host to butterflies! Take a tour through the Nature Station gardens, learn how to provide for butterflies, and pick up a packet of free native seeds for your home garden!

Details

Date:
June 25
Time:
10:00 am - 5:00 pm
Event Category:

Venue

Woodlands Nature Station- LBL
3146 Silver Trail Rd, Cadiz, KY 42211 United States
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Phone:
(270) 924-2299
Website:
https://www.landbetweenthelakes.us/seendo/attractions/nature-station/