Insect Encounters

Join Entomologist Elly Maxwell and team as they explore the wild and wonderful world of insects! These dynamic drop-in events take place weekly throughout the summer. Each session will take place by a different sculpture from David Rogers Big Bugs! Ecology, biology, and identification are explored through fun hands-on activities. Great for school-aged children and families!

Included with your regular admission to Dow Gardens or purchase of an annual admission card! This is a drop-in program. Reservations are not required. Children must be accompanied by an adult.

DATES AND TIMES

Insect Encounters is held on Wednesdays and Fridays beginning in July and ending in August. Each location will be announced the week of the event.

Mystery

Wednesday, July 20
11 a.m.–12 p.m.

Mystery

Friday, July 22
11 a.m.–12 p.m.

Mystery

Wednesday, July 27
11 a.m.–12 p.m.

Mystery

Friday, July 29
11 a.m.–12 p.m.

Mystery

Wednesday, August 3
11 a.m.–12 p.m.

Mystery

Friday, August 5
11 a.m.–12 p.m.

Mystery

Wednesday, August 10
11 a.m.–12 p.m.