Beautiful Butterflies

Wind Up Butterflies


Butterfly wind-up-butterfly-toy

Let me just warn you before you begin. You are going to make these, not just one but lot’s why? Because they are so darn cute. Once you get the technique down you are going to want to make blue ones, pinks ones , orange ones and purple ones. You will be addicted! Wind Up Butterfly Tutorial

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Home School Program with the AZ Science Center – “Beautiful Butterflies” – Usery Park

Usery Mountain Regional Park

Take home larvae to experience the wonder of butterfly metamorphosis! But first, you get to make your own butterfly habitat and learn about the life cycle of the Painted Lady Butterfly. Once the cycle is complete, release them into your yard! Recommended for ages 6-10, accompanied by an adult. Feel free to pack a lunch and enjoy a picnic in the park following the program. NOTE: Pre-registration is required by February 10 through the Arizona Science Center. To register, or for more info, please call the Arizona Science Center at 602-716-2000 ext. 2529, or email

Arizona Science Center members: $15 for the first parent and child and $5 for each additional child.

Non-members: $20 for the first parent and child and $5 for each additional child.

There is an extra charge of $5 per family for this class.

There is also a $6 per vehicle entry fee to enter Usery Mountain Regional Park.

This program is also offered on this date from 1-4pm.

Location: Usery Park Nature Center.

Date: 3/16/2012 Time: 9:00 AM

Registration Required: Yes

Fee: See program description

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