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Annual Bug Fest 2014

Kettle Creek Environmental Education Center in Bartonsville, PA
Saturday, July 19, 2014

Bug Fest is a celebration of insects! And great fun for families with children ages 4–12! This year’s festival will be held on Saturday, July 19, from 10am-3pm at the Kettle Creek Environmental Education Center in Bartonsville. Families are invited to come out and have some buggy fun with live critters, displays, games, and take home crafts. All day activities include insect safaris, a butterfly tent, live insects, insect collections, and games. A humorous puppet show about insects will be presented by the “Insects are Us” 4-H club at 11am and again at 1pm. The Insect Olympics will also take place twice at 11:30am and again at 1:30pm. Come dressed as your favorite bug and participate in the Insect Fashion Show before each puppet show.

There is a $5 admission fee for children under 12. Come dressed as your favorite bug and receive a $1 discount on admission! Parents are FREE.  No pre-registration is necessary. Food and beverages will be available for purchase. Due to limited parking, families are encouraged to attend in either the morning session 10am-12:30pm OR the afternoon session from 12:30pm-3pm.

For more information on Bug Fest 2014 call the Kettle Creek Environmental Education Center at (570) 629-3061, Monday - Friday from 8am-4:30pm and most Saturdays from 9am-1pm.  For more information on other programs we offer, visit our website at www.mcconservation.org.

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