Bird & Nature Adventures | Owen | October 9

Date & Time: 
Saturday, October 9, 2021 - 2:30pm to 4:00pm
Location(s): 
Owen Conservation Park
6021 Old Sauk Road
Madison, WI

Insect Super-Powers with Marjorie Rhine ~ Join Master Naturalist Marjorie Rhine for a free fun family-friendly guided walk to look for and learn about fascinating insects you see on plants along the trails and learn about insect super-powers in Japanese Culture—and Your Backyard!. Discover how insects play starring roles in samurai helmet design and Japanese art, textiles, haiku, and anime (Japanese animation)!   Explore the super-powers of insects all around us on an insect safari. Learn about the special way dragonflies see, how honeybees communicate, how insects are crucial to our food supply and much more!

Explore Owen Conservation Park on gentle trails through historic oak openings on a hillside with an Ice Age kettle and along restored prairies with beautiful vistas on this high point overlooking the west side of Madison. Co-sponsored by Madison Parks, Madison Audubon Society, and the Friends of Owen Conservation Park. Free, family-friendly guided nature walks at Owen Conservation Park are held on the 2nd Saturday of each month, year-round 2:30-4pm. No registration is required. No pets are allowed.

 

Event Cost: Free
Handicapped Accessible: No
Pre-Registration?: No
American Sign Language (ASL) Provided?: No
Event Website: Bird & Nature Adventures

Last Updated : 10/08/2021
Agency: Parks