Insect Pinning for Beginners

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Thursday August 07

6:00 PM  –  8:30 PM

This beginner's class will cover the basics of insect collecting and the methods of pinning different types of insects from beetles to butterflies! Insect pins, styrofoam boards, spreading boards, and insects will be provided. You may bring your own specimens to pin too.

Preregistration is required. Please note that this registration system is not compatible for use with smartphones.

Age requirement: Minimum age 12. Each child ages 12-15 must be registered and accompanied by a paying adult. Adult and child age 12-15 will work together as a team.

This program is subject to cancellation if a minimum number of participants is not met. Notice of cancellation will be given via email, 72 hours in advance. Refunds will only be given if this program is canceled by the Museum.

For more information or questions, contact Debbie Huston at or 919.707.9840.