Bugs, Bats & Bones

Saturday, October 10, 2020 10:00 AM — 1:00 PM

Explore some of Halloween’s most iconic characters through engaging activities led by Fernbank educators.

Don't miss Fernbank's outdoor Halloween experience, Woodland Spirits

Featured Drop-In Style Stations* 

Live-Animal Encounters with Biofacts** 
Meet a few “creepy crawlers” from Fernbank’s live animal collection, including hissing cockroaches and tarantulas.
10am – 10:30am and 12pm – 12:30pm, A Walk Through Time in Georgia, Entry Level 

Skeletons and Skulls 
Get an up-close look at what keeps us together, bones. With both internal skeleton and exoskeleton displays, this is sure to send a shiver down your spine.
11am – 11:30am and 12:30pm – 1pm, Great Hall, Lower Level 

Story Time 
Let your imagination take flight like a bat at a reading of Stellaluna with a Fernbank educator.
11:30am – 12pm, Terrace, entrance on Lower Level 

Fernbank Binocular Giveaway***
Grab a brand-new pair of Fernbank binoculars to take into WildWoods and Fernbank Forest to help you spot ghosts in Fernbank’s Woodland Spirits exhibit.  
10am – 1pm, Great Hall, Lower Level  

Bug Bingo
As you wander about, keep an eye out for cut-outs of bugs to complete your bingo card. (Located on the back of this program.)
10am – 1pm, Museum-wide

Bugs, Bats & Bones is presented as part of Fernbank's Supernatural Science Fest

Cost: Included with general admission. Members free!

Space is limited and online ticket reservations are required for members and non-members.

Face coverings are required at all times and at all stations. Please practice physical distancing. 

*All activities are subject to change without notice.  

**Species subject to change. 

***Available while supplies last. Limit one per person, 2 per family.