San Diego Natural History Museum--Your Nature ConnectionSDNHM Exhibits
Exhibition Overview
Programs and Activities
Field Guide to local spiders
Teacher's Guide in English
-- ENGLISH  /  SPANISH
Related Links
SDNHM Entomology Department Historical Highlights
Backyard Monsters

This exhibition closed January 1, 2006.
Buggy FAQ's
Butterfly ID Test
Draw-a-bug activity
  Bug drawings by kids
Related Programs & Activities

Bugs Among UsSummer camp, August 15-19
Morphing with the FrizzChildren's program, August 20
Backyard Monsters Family Camp-inFamily program, August 19-20
What's Bugging You—Lecture series
      West Nile Virus: Fight the Bite, September 20
      Bugs in the Movies—October 6
      Forensic Entomology: Bugs in the Legal SystemLecture, November 14
Charlotte's WebFamily movie and program, September 24
Pine Valley Spider and Insect ExplorationAdult field trip, October 1
Insect StudyBoy Scout camp-in, October 7-8
Balancing Nature in Your GardenAdult class and field trip, October 11 and 15
Insect SecretsFamily program, October 15
Beer and BugsAdult Program, October 21
Essentials of Bug-cookeryFamily Program, October 22
Insect Study Merit BadgeBoy Scout program, October 22, November 5, or 19
Creatures of the Night: Halloween Family Camp-inFamily program, October 28-29
Natural History of San Diego: EntomologyLecture, November 9
Monarch Butterflies, Elephant Seals, and Family CampingFamily excursion, February 18-20, 2006