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Nature Explorers @ Montezuma National Refuge
June 27, 2019 @ 6:00 pm - 7:30 pm
One event on July 25, 2019 at 6:00 pm
One event on August 22, 2019 at 6:00 pm
3-Part Summer Series
June 27: Toads, Frogs & Pollywogs
Join our guides on a frog watch (toads too!) as you explore the habitats around our Visitor Center and Seneca Trail. Learn the differences between frogs & toads, about their life cycles, and where they live. Craft: Make a toad house!
July 25: Insects & Other Crawly Friends
Follow our guides along the Seneca Trail on a BUG HUNT! Look high and low – even under logs! – for insects and other crawling creatures. Learn about insect camouflage! Use an insect net to catch one from the fields. Take a closer look at your discovery in our magnifying bug boxes! Craft: Make a stick bug!
August 22: Are You a Butterfly?
Take a walk with our guides to the refuge’s Monarch Waystation – a special habitat created with butterflies in mind! Learn the differences between butterflies and moths. Help our guides catch a butterfly or moth for closer observation in our magnifying bug box! Craft: Create a butterfly life cycle!