Sunday at the Sanctuary - Bees, Beetles, Butterflies & Blossoms

Sunday, September 22, 2019 - 12:00pm to 3:00pm
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All Ages

Come and celebrate all things pollination with a Pollinator Party at the Catherine Violet Hubbard Sanctuary. Explore these incredible creatures and the plants that sustain them!

• Tag and release butterflies with Project Monarch Watch
• Craft wildflower art with Everwonder Children’s Museum
• Bee care and local honey from CT Backyard Beekeepers
• Identify meadow pollinators with entomologist Dr. Rayda Krell
• Bee house building with the girl scouts
• Discover native flowers with Pollinator Pathway, Protect Our Pollinators
and NATIVE LLC nursery
• Meet Lynn Rosenblatt, author of Monarch Magic
• Launch seed balls into the meadow with giant sling shot!
Meet the adoptable animals from ARK Animal Rescue.


Children 12 and under must be accompanied by an adult.

Changes due to weather will be posted on our website.

Catherine Violet Hubbard Animal Sanctuary
3 Old Farm Rd
06470 Newtown , CT
Phone: 860-620-8640
41° 24' 35.3268" N, 73° 17' 21.8724" W