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Slugs & Bugs *FULL*

It’s summer and that means slugs and bugs have started pollinating, crawling, flying, spinning, and buzzing around your neighborhood and other natural spaces. Let’s go on a bug hunt! We’ll spend time in our Nature Sanctuary turning over leaves, rocks, and logs to discover the smaller animals that call this forest home. Learn about pollinators and their role in our ecosystem, find beetles, butterflies, spiders, worms, and slugs who call nature their home, and create bug-related artwork during this week of exploration!

Week-long Camp: August 1 – August 5, 8:30/8:45 a.m. – 3:15/3:30 p.m.
Grades: 1-2
Drop off Location:
Grades 1-2 meet in front of the Conservation House in the gravel lot, 5151 NW Cornell Rd.
Type of Camp: In the Sanctuary day camps combine art, science experiments and games with explorations of our beautiful, 172-acre Nature Sanctuary and neighboring Forest Park.


Close up of a ladybug walking on a blade of grass.
Ladybug, photo by Geoffrey Marquie


August 1, 2022 @ 8:30 am
August 5, 2022 @ 3:30 pm
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Bird Alliance of Oregon
5151 NW Cornell Road
Portland, OR 97210 United States
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Tara Lemezis