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A Night With the Moths

July 20 @ 8:30 pm - 10:00 pm

Photo courtesy of Diane Lepage.

WHEN: Friday July 20 8:30pm (rain date is Friday August 3)

WHERE: Meet at Building 72 in the Arboretum at the Central Experimental Farm, east of the Prince of Wales roundabout

DETAILS:

  • Come to the Arboretum to discover the nightlife of moths!
  • Black lights will be set-up and then we will wait as the various moths come to the white sheet set up to attract them.
  • We should see moths of various families, will possibly put sugaring on the tree trunk.
  • Bring a flashlight, good footwear and bug repellent!
  • This outing depends on the weather. If the temperature drops below 18C or in the event of rain, the outing will be postponed to Fri August 3.
  • The tour leaders are Diane Lepage and Owen Clarkin
  • Although the tours are free and open to the public, please register in advance

COST: Free admission, donations gratefully accepted during the tour

INFORegister here or call 613-230-3276.

 

Details

Date:
July 20
Time:
8:30 pm - 10:00 pm
Event Category:
Website:
http://friendsofthefarm.ca/event/night-with-moths/