San Diego Natural History Museum--Your Nature ConnectionSDNHM Exhibits
Exhibition Overview
Programs and Activities
Field Guide to local spiders
Teacher's Guide in English
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