Curator's Corner - featuring ROM entomologist Dr. Chris Darling
Posted: October 23, 2012 - 14:25 , by ROM
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Saturday, October 27, 2012
Please join entomology curator Chris Darling for a fun filled day of discovery! This Saturday, October 27th, from 11am-4pm in Earth Rangers Studio, Schad Gallery. Curator’s Corner will feature a bug-tastic array of activities for the insect lover in you.
See some really small, yet very cool insects up close!
Perilampus aurata Zebe cornutus photo by A Guidotti
- Learn about Dr. Darling’s work in Borneo
- What Ontario insects do you know?
- Meet some or the fascinating members of the Toronto Entomologists’ Association
- Make an origami insect
- Want to see how insects are prepared for a collection?
- See how different some male and female insects can be
- Get ‘tagged’ with a Monarch tag
Out of the Vaults! On display Saturday only: Giant Bronze Beetles by artist George Foster.
Got a bug question? Maybe we can help you …..