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Bugs & Us


Sep 16, 2012

The second lecture in the 2012 Lecture Series, Bugs & Us, by local entomologist Dr. Ward Strong, will be presented on Sunday, September 16, 2012. This lecture will be held at the Okanagan Centre Hall (11099 Maddock Avenue, Okanagan Centre) at 1:30 p.m. Dr. Strong will discuss the history of entomology in the Okanagan and showcase his amazing collection of photographs of insects. Copies of his photographs and photographic notecards will be available for sale.

This presentation will be followed by an event at the Lake Country Museum (a short walking distance) which will be held to recognize the contribution of the Harvey family that dedicated a substantial and important insect collection to the Museum. This insect collection will be formally unveiled in the Nellie Carter Room of the Museum.

This Lecture is on Sunday afternoon, September 16th, 2012 at 1:30 p.m.  Doors of the Okanagan Centre Hall open at 1:00 p.m.

Admission is by Donation.