We envision generations ignited by lifelong curiosity and awe for the natural world.
Our Mission is to inspire an appreciation and understanding of insects and their relatives.
- Transformative –Engaging individuals to better understand and appreciate arthropods
- Welcoming – Providing a fun, respectful, and inviting learning atmosphere for all
- Integrity – Dedication to excellence and intellectual honesty through ethical and transparent conduct
- Passionate – Sharing a love for the natural world and some of its smallest creatures through teaching and exploration
- Knowledgeable – Embedded in science, we are lifelong learners continuing to expand on our expertise to share accurate and current information
- Inspirational – Creating a sense of awe and a desire to learn more
- Collaborative – Working in partnership with other individuals, organizations and institutions to provide the best possible learning experience to strengthen the larger learning community