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Educator Trek: Butterfly Pinning and Backyard Bug Collecting – Fall

  • Thursday, September 21, 2017
  • 6:00pm - 8:00pm

Prepare, pin and mount a variety of spectacular tropical butterflies. Learn the various techniques used to catch, preserve and mount these and other fascinating arthropods. Explore the possibilities of insect collecting in your backyard.

Credit: 2 contact hours toward CEUs or Criteria III for North Carolina’s Environmental Education Certification Program

Registration information: Educator Trek Online Registration
Once you complete the online registration form, you will receive an email confirming that there is a space available in the workshop(s) you requested and an invoice for the Trek deposit (typically $25/workshop). You will need to return the invoice with payment within two weeks to confirm your space. Any balance of the workshop fee is due at the time of the workshop and can be brought with you. If the workshop is already full at the time we receive your registration, you will be notified and placed on a waiting list.

Details

  • Fee: $40 (includes insect resource manual, pinning board, butterfly display box, numerous exotic butterfly specimens)
  • Requirements: For educators (includes teachers, administrators, pre-service or substitute teachers; non-formal educators; anyone working on their EE certification)
  • Program Instructor: Andy Kauffman and Colin Brammer
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Details

Date:
September 21
Times:
6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Fee:
$40 (includes insect resource manual, pinning board, butterfly display box, numerous exotic butterfly specimens)

Venue

Downtown Raleigh
11 West Jones Street
Raleigh, NC 27601 United States
Phone:
919.707.9800

Organizer

Melissa Dowland
919.707.9898