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Create your own MT Native-Bug Guide

  • July 7, 2016

On this Thursday afternoon, we will be learning all about the native arthropods that you can look for on your hikes... Continue Reading

Poisonous Butterfly Exploration

  • June 30, 2016

Different species of butterflies use different defense strategies to survive. On this day, we will be exploring how some butterflies become... Continue Reading

Hydrophobic Hypotheses

  • June 25, 2016

Butterfly and moth wings are incredibly fascinating for many reasons. Come visit us during this weekend activity, while we develop hypotheses... Continue Reading

Is that a butterfly or a moth?

  • June 23, 2016

The first step to becoming an entomologist is to recognize the difference between our friends the moths and the butterflies. During... Continue Reading

Lifecycle of a Lepidoptera

  • June 18, 2016

We all have read the story about the hungry caterpillar, but on this day we will be taking an even closer... Continue Reading

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Tarantula Feeding

  • June 3, 2016

We will be feeding a cricket to one of our Chilean Rose Hair Tarantulas at 4pm every Friday. Join us as... Continue Reading

Drink and Draw at the Missoula Insectarium

  • May 19, 2016

On this evening, we will be opening our museum doors after hours to host our first ever Drink and Draw! During... Continue Reading

First Friday Event with Artist in Residence Bayla Arietta!

  • May 6, 2016

First Friday Gallery Presentation Bayla will debut works created during her residency; watercolors of some of the Insectarium’s Bug Ambassadors. Meet... Continue Reading

Early Out Activity: Pasta Paper Plate Life Cycles

  • May 5, 2016

Do you know the difference between complete and incomplete metamorphosis? Let us help you and your family learn the difference through... Continue Reading

Guide Book Poetry

  • April 30, 2016

We are continuing our poetry focus by using guidebooks to make poetry from an unexpected source. Put on your writing and... Continue Reading