Catch, Study and Release Butterflies at the Schrader Center in Oglebay
Contact Number
304-242-7700
Address Info
1330 National Rd., Wheeling, WV

july, 2019

mon15jul1:00 pm2:00 pmButterfly Hunt at the Schrader Center1:00 pm - 2:00 pm Schrader Environmental Education Center, Oglebay Resort, Wheeling, WV

Event Details

Head out to the Corson Wildflower and Butterfly Garden at the Schrader Center in Oglebay to gently catch, study and release butterflies and other pollinating insects.

Available 1-2pm Mondays, June 3 through August 17. (Does not meet July 1.)
All ages welcome. Children must be accompanied by an adult. Please wear appropriate shoes. No flip-flops or strollers.

$5 per person. Free for OI members or those with activity wristbands.

Explore nature as a family…

Replace your child’s screen time with green time! Our family nature programs bring families together for quality time learning about nature. So, get outside and explore! Activities ignite children’s interests in science and nature. Children socialize with other kids outside of a traditional classroom setting. They have a lot of fun, too. And parents meet and connect with other parents. Most of all, our programs instill a lifelong appreciation and respect for the natural world.

More about the Schrader Center:

The Schrader Center offers dozens of seasonal nature programs for all ages. Nature enthusiasts gather here to experience a sense of community around a shared love of nature. Preschoolers through adults enjoy our year-round nature activities. Our hands-on programs expand nature knowledge, promote outdoor discovery and foster lifelong learning.

Time

(Monday) 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm

Location

Schrader Environmental Education Center

Oglebay Resort, Wheeling, WV

Organizer

Oglebay Institute304-242-7700

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