Dragonfly and Damselfly ID

Schedule and Location

Friday, August 3, 8:00 to 11:00 a.m.
Thornhill Education Center

Fees and Registration

Nonmembers: Fees include admission to the Arboretum. 

$39.00 member
$46.00 nonmember

Course Description

A brown dragon fly has landed on some flowers.Learn to identify dragonflies and damselflies on the grounds of the Arboretum. Join dragonfly monitor and naturalist Cindy Crosby to learn about the diversity, habitat, and behaviors of these astonishing, colorful insects. Explore the grounds and see how many species you can locate and identify.

Instructor: Cindy Crosby
Note: Held indoors and outdoors.  Please dress for the weather and walking on rough terrain. Limit 18

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Course Details

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IN PERSON: Stop by Visitor Center during open hours.


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Classes run rain or shine unless there is a threat of server weather. If severe weather is forecast please call 630-719-7979 for updates on weather related cancellations.