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Nature Walk & Talk: Fireflies and Other Insects of the Night

Tuesday, June 24, 2014

7:30 p.m.8:45 p.m.

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Every year in late June, a spectacular light show takes place at twilight. Stroll the grounds with naturalist Paul Keim to see and hear fireflies, katydids, moths and other nocturnal creatures. Use a sweep net to collect and view insects, then release them back into the night. The evening begins in Glyndor Gallery with a short tour of our current exhibition Gregory Crewdson: Fireflies. Don’t forget your flashlight! Ages 10 and older welcome with an adult.

Location

Bronx
Directions to this location

Location Details:
Meet at Wave Hill Front Gate.

Cost

Space is limited. $18/$10 Wave Hill Member. Registration required, online at www.wavehill.org, 718.549.3200 x251 or at the Perkins Visitor Center.

Event Organizer

Wave Hill

Contact Number

(718) 549-3200

Categories

Education, Nature, Kids, Tours, Talks

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