Event - Everyone Is Invited
Arthropod Day Everyone Is InvitedAugust 6, 2016, All Day Explore More Life lab
Arthropods are the largest animal phylum and encompass about 85% of all known animals in the world!
Arthropods are all around you every day, even in the cold winter: spiders, insects, centipedes, mites, ticks, lobsters, crabs, shrimp, crayfish, krill, barnacles, scorpions and many more.
Don't miss a chance to:
- Investigate arthropod specimens under a microscope
- Touch a horseshoe crab
- See live cockroach or caterpillar races
- Make a bug hat to take home
- Learn about beekeeping and see live bees on display
- Get an up-close look some fascinating tarantulas
- Eat a bug
- And much more!
Saturday, August 6
10:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.
Explore More Life lab
Free with Museum admission