Powerful Pollinators – PA Day CampMar 23, 2023 |
Come join us for fun and learning at the museum in this special one-day camp! Campers will learn all about pollinators and will be joined by special guest Ontario Honey…
Brook TroutNov 3, 2010 | | Notes from the Wild
Make sure to enter Don’s “Name these fish” contest (see details in this article). Deadline: November 30th!
VulturesOct 11, 2010 | | Blogs | Environment | Notes from the Wild
Despite their “refined” eating habits, vultures have traits that endear us.
Spiders: Intricate WeaversSep 20, 2010 | | Notes from the Wild
On cool September mornings, dew reveals the intricate weavings of spiders.
Monarchs: Children of the SunAug 30, 2010 | | Notes from the Wild
Monarchs are children of the sun. The boldness of Sol this summer has energized their life cycle.
Underwing MothsAug 9, 2010 | | Notes from the Wild
Nighttime flyers with a sweet tooth! (ironic considering they have no teeth at all!). If you plan to host a dinner party for them, a mélange of sugary foods and alcohol is called for.
BumblebeesJul 5, 2010 | | Blogs | Environment | Notes from the Wild
At this time of year when we celebrate Canada Day, Don Scallen celebrates the hardy bumblebee, the “true Canadian” of the insect world.
Flight of the Bumblebee (and other pollinators)Jun 15, 2010 | | Environment
In “Flight of the Bumblebee” Don Scallen says we owe a debt of gratitude to pollinating insects for keeping food on the tables of the human race!