Monarchs in the Park Festival will celebrate the fall migration of the Monarch Butterfly through central Oklahoma on Sunday, September 29th from 10 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. at Andrews Park, Norman.
Join us for a fun and educational day celebrating this amazing migratory butterfly and all the pollinators that call Oklahoma home!
10:00 a.m. – Welcome and Music
10:30 a.m. – Using RADAR to Track Migration with Phil Chilson, OU School of Meterology
11:00 a.m. – Story Time with puppets
11:30 a.m. – Lifecycle of the Monarch Butterfly with Janet Horner, Canadian Co. Master Gardener
12:00 p.m. – Live Butterfly Release
12:15 p.m. – Live Music
12:30 p.m. – Inviting Pollinators into your Yard with Mary Engel, Cleveland Co. Master Gardener
1:00 p.m. – Story Time with puppets
1:45 p.m. – Live Butterfly Release
2:00 p.m. – Parade of Pollinators
2:30 p.m. – Landscaping for Pollinators with Bill Farris, Prairie Wind Nursery
3:00 p.m. – Story Time with Puppets
3:45 p.m. – Final Live Butterfly Release