September 13 - Children's Monarch Migration Tagging Workshop
10 a.m.-1 p.m.
Frances Plecker Education Center, Edith J. Carrier Arboretum
A workshop program with Linda Marchman, owner of Social Butterflies, teaches tagging for migratory monarch butterflies that emerged from their pupae. The program includes a lecture, a tagging demonstration and the release of butterflies to start migration from the arboretum.
Beginning at noon, registrants also enjoy a butterfly craft activity with Gail Napora, creative activity facilitator, to create a memento of their released butterfly.
Cost is $25. To register, check http://www.jmu.edu/arboretum or call (540) 568-3194.