The Union County Board of Chosen Freeholders and the Department of Parks and Recreation are pleased to offer a lecture, “Butterflies, Beauty, Grace and Drama,” for adults, 18 years and older, on Wednesday evening, May 7, from 7:15 to 8:15 p.m. at Trailside Nature and Science Center in Mountainside.
Dr. Jeffrey Glassberg, author of “A Swift Guide to Butterflies of North America,” will present a slide-illustrated lecture on the diversity and dazzling beauty of butterflies. You’ll discover the importance of butterflies to the environment and also find out how you can create your own butterfly garden and increase the world’s population of butterflies.
The fee for this program is $10 per person for Union County residents and $12 for out-of-county participants. Pre-registration is required as space is limited. Walk-ins are welcome if space permits. For additional information about this and other programs or upcoming events at Trailside, call 908-789-3670 or visit www.ucnj.org/trailside. Trailside Nature and Science Center is located at 452 New Providence Road in Mountainside and is a service of the Union County Board of Chosen Freeholders.