Celebrate nature with an up-close look at big bugs, slender snakes, terrific turtles, and more!
Learn about these unusual but awesome animals from the scientists and naturalists who study them. Also enjoy games, crafts, jokes, and lots of cool and crawly critters. Stay all day! Food will be available for purchase from Aurora BBQ. $4 adults/$3 children. Includes NS admission.
Ongoing from 10am-4pm:
Insect Road Show
Fish, Reptiles, and Amphibians of LBL
Dung Beetle Croquet
Cool & Crawly Craft
Cool & Crawly Creature Features
Amazing Animal Puppet Show
Smokey Bear Appearances
Guest presenters scheduled to appear: University of Kentucky’s Department of Entomology; Austin Peay State University’s Center of Excellence for Field Biology; Natural History Educational Company of the Midsouth; Murray State University’s Hancock Biological Station/Watershed Studies Institute; Murray State University’s Herpetological Society; Reptiliacs Reptile Rescue.