Monarch buttefly program set for Saturday at Genesee County Park & Forest

Sep 6, 2017

Activity will teach about monarch butterflies

EAST BETHANY — Area residents can seize the last few days of summer with a visit to a butterfly meadow and a journey into their world.

Officials at the Genesee County Park will host “Watching Monarchs” on Saturday from 1:30 to 3 p.m.

Visitors can take part in a nationwide monarch conservation project; see how they are tagged and released; and meet the insects up-close and personal. They can also earn all about the butterflies’ lives and what people can do to help them out.

Price is $5 per person or $10 per family. Space is limited with pre-registration is required.

Call (585) 344-1122 to register. For more information visit www.co.genesee.ny.us/departments/parks, or contact Shannon Morley at Shannon.Morley@co.genesee.ny.us or (585) 344-1122.

Category: Outdoor Adventures