Butterflies of Pepperwood: A Day Amongst the Dazzling Flyers

Saturday, September 29, 2018
9am – 3pm

Meet at the Dwight Center
$30 per participant ($25 for members)
Ages 13 and up welcome

If you have ever wondered “what kind of butterfly was that?” this is the day for you! Following a dynamic presentation by legendary lepidopterist Liam O’Brien, we will venture out into the field to find examples from each of the five butterfly families. Liam will demonstrate that the oft-maligned butterfly net is actually a valuable field tool…and not an instrument of death. It will be a catch-and-release day for all creatures involved! The class includes a moderate hike of 1-3 miles at a slow pace. Liam is an illustrator, lepidopterist, conservationist and co-founder of the Green Hairstreak Project. He was a 2014 Bay Nature Local Hero Award recipient for Environmental Education.

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Now you can sign up for classes directly on the Pepperwood website! We hope this new system makes registration easier for you—but should you experience any issues while purchasing tickets using this form, or if you’d like to provide feedback on the new process please let us know. For all questions about this event, please contact Holland Gistelli, Education Specialist, at hgistelli@pepperwoodpreserve.org or (707) 591-9310 x 124.

Current Pepperwood members receive a discount on all classes. Enter the code you received when you became a member to receive your discount. If you’re not sure about your membership status or don’t know the code, contact Sloane Shinn, Community Associate at sshinn@pepperwoodpreserve.org or (707) 591-9310 x 133.