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Polly, the Plate Sized Spider

  • January 28, 2017

Polly is one of our most famous Bug Ambassadors here at the Insectarium. For this activity we’ll talk about Polly and... Continue Reading

Bug Olympics

  • January 19, 2017

Can you jump as far as the world record holder for longest jump by an insect, the froghopper? The catch is... Continue Reading

World’s Largest Butterfly Craft

  • January 14, 2017

Did you know that some butterflies can be as big as your dinner plate? The Queen Alexandra Birdwing Butterfly from Papua... Continue Reading

World’s Largest Butterfly Craft

  • January 12, 2017

Did you know that some butterflies can be as big as your dinner plate? The Queen Alexandra Birdwing Butterfly from Papua... Continue Reading

Arthropod World Record Trivia

  • January 7, 2017

During this trivia game we’ll test your knowledge of the largest, the smallest, most dangerous, and the most unique arthropods out there! You... Continue Reading

Migratory Insects Investigation

  • December 31, 2016

If you missed our Thursday activity, we will be continuing to look into where some of our insect friends migrate to... Continue Reading

Icy Isopod Races

  • December 17, 2016

We will be continuing our Roly Poly races on this Saturday to see how temperature effects the speed and agility of... Continue Reading

Knapweed Winter Homes

  • December 10, 2016

We will be continuing our exploration under the microscopes by looking for live Seed Head fly larvae in their Spotted Knapweed... Continue Reading

Where Do They Go in the Winter?

  • December 1, 2016

On this day, we will be playing an interactive matching game to guess where some of our Montana insect friends go... Continue Reading

Honey Tasting with Wustner Brothers Honey Company

  • November 25, 2016

Sam and Stephanie of Wustner Brothers Honey will be in the Insectarium talking about beekeeping, the types of honey they produce and... Continue Reading