The 5th annual Bug Day will take place at Wehr Nature Center, 9701 W. College Avenue in Franklin on Sunday, September 19th from 1pm to 4pm.
A listing of events and attractions at this creepy-crawly day follow:
Jumping Contest – Enter a grasshopper in the Jump-off or
borrow one of Wehr’s hoppers.
Creepy Crawly Cuisine – Enjoy some tasty bugs treats for sampling
Bee Keeping – Meet the Keeper of the Colonies
Insect Zoo – View beetles, walking sticks and hissing cockroaches
Larva Land Area – Explore and learn about arthropods
Dr. Artha Poda, Insects 101 – Children ages 6 and up learn from an expert
Dipping for Critters – Discover the insects living in Mallard Lake
No pre-registration is required for Bug Day. Admission is $1 per person. For more information go to countyparks.com or call Wehr Nature Center at (414) 425-8550.