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480 North Arroyo Blvd.,Pasadena,Ca
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Kidspace Butterfly Release Festival

when: May 3, 2014 - May 4, 2014 at 10 a.m. to 5

where: Kidspace Children's Museum, 480 North Arroyo Blvd., Pasadena, Ca

cost: $11

ages: 1-10

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It’s time for the annual Kidspace Children’s Museum Butterfly Release Festival. Each day at 2 p.m. over 500 Painted Lady butterflies are simultaneously released back to nature. Other butterfly activities throughout the day include: create and decorate butterfly wings at Flutterby’s Art Center, create antennae in the Kidspace Gardens, learn about the anatomy of a butterfly, and how a butterfly eats at the “Eat Like a Butterfly” activity.   You can raise a butterfly yourself (caterpillar adoption kits are available at the museum leading up to the festival) and take part in the release, or just watch the spectacle!

 

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Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles at the Zoo

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