PLEASE NOTE: This event has already occurred.
Champaign County Master Gardeners present Children’s Intro to Butterflies on Sat., July 20 at the Idea Garden on South Lincoln Avenue in Urbana. This event is for children ages 5-9. Adult supervision is required.
Seating is limited to 24 children per session. Please choose the 9:15 a.m. or 10:30 a.m. timeslot.
At this program, children will learn about butterflies in a fun and artful way. The program will begin with a 10-15 minute educational lesson on butterfly anatomy, metamorphosis, and identification. After the lesson, they will paint a flower pot to take home.
The cost is $3 per child. This is a rain or shine event. The fee is non-refundable.
The Idea Garden is a Champaign County Master Gardener community project located on the University of Illinois Arboretum grounds located on South Lincoln Avenue in Urbana.
Parking will be available in the lot north of the Idea Garden. Parking is also available in the Arboretum parking lots and along the road. Note that meters are not enforced on the weekends.