DRAGONFLY FESTIVAL AT OAK HAMMOCK MARSH! AUGUST 16 & 17, 2014

FOOD ART CONTEST:
11 am to 2:30 pm daily - Use your imagination and creativity to make a dragonfly out of different foods. Enter to win great prizes (all materials supplied). Winners will be announced each day at 3 pm (For ages 2-12)

DRAGONFLY SAFARIS:
Select times during the day - Armed with a dragonfly net join a knowledgeable interpreter to catch and identify one of the many types of dragonflies, and then release them back in the marsh.

CRITTER DIPPING:
Throughout the day - Grab a net and a bucket and dip for dragonfly and damselfly nymphs. Learn the importance of dragonflies in the food web and to wetlands. See the nymphs and other water bugs live on the theatre screen.

THEATRE PRESENTATION:
1 pm daily - Enjoy a special presentation on "The Dragonflies of Manitoba"

GIANT BOARD GAME:
Throughout the day - Take a turn playing our life-size dragonfly board game. Follow dragonfly eggs through their life cycle as they encounter many obstacles along the way.

OAK HAMMOCK MARSH INTERPRETIVE CENTRE
INFORMATION: (204) 467-3300

courtesy of: www.oakhammockmarsh.ca/
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Photo: DRAGONFLY FESTIVAL AT OAK HAMMOCK MARSH! AUGUST 16 & 17, 2014  FOOD ART CONTEST: 11 am to 2:30 pm daily - Use your imagination and creativity to make a dragonfly out of different foods.  Enter to win great prizes (all materials supplied).  Winners will be announced each day at 3 pm (For ages 2-12)  DRAGONFLY SAFARIS: Select times during the day - Armed with a dragonfly net join a knowledgeable interpreter to catch and identify one of the many types of dragonflies, and then release them back in the marsh.  CRITTER DIPPING: Throughout the day - Grab a net and a bucket and dip for dragonfly and damselfly nymphs.  Learn the importance of dragonflies in the food web and to wetlands.  See the nymphs and other water bugs live on the theatre screen.  THEATRE PRESENTATION: 1 pm daily - Enjoy a special presentation on "The Dragonflies of Manitoba"  GIANT BOARD GAME: Throughout the day - Take a turn playing our life-size dragonfly board game.  Follow dragonfly eggs through their life cycle as they encounter many obstacles along the way.  OAK HAMMOCK MARSH INTERPRETIVE CENTRE INFORMATION:  (204) 467-3300  courtesy of:  www.oakhammockmarsh.ca/

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