Monarch Madness - Panhandle Butterfly House

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Pete
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Sat Oct 30, 2010 9:43 am

The Panhandle Butterfly House (PBH) held its 4th annual "Monarch Madness" earlier this month.
Had about 1,000 visors through the house on Friday, 1,400 on Saturday. Had monarch tagging (part of nation-wide "monarch watch" for migration - http://www.monarchwatch.org/ ), kids crafts, self-guided migration tour, "Junior Lepodopterist" program, food/plant/merchandise/gift/educational item sales.

Held first butterfly photo contest -
Winning photos are posted here:
http://gulfbreezey.dphoto.com/#/album/a9269o/
And more info - (winning people, other info) here:
http://www.panhandlebutterflyhouse.org/

Watch for 2011 season opening next April.
Cheers, Pete
Go Vikings!
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