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    • Monarch Festival

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      September 17, 2016 - Join the Friends of Patuxent as they celebrate the magnificent Monarch butterfly. Visit Monarch Waystations and learn about Monarch conservation through educational displays, volunteer plantings, family friendly activities, games and crafts. FREE

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    • Wildlife Festival


      October 15, 2016 - Enjoy live animals, children’s crafts, tram tours, scientific demonstrations, andbehind-the-scenes research tours of the USGS Patuxent Wildlife Research Center.See where endangered Whooping Cranes and Sea Ducks are raised and studied.

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    • Friends Wildlife Holiday Bazaar

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      November 5, 2016 - Shop for wild and not-so-wild, new and gently-used treasures. Find unique gifts and at the same time support the Patuxent Research Refuge and the Patuxent Wildlife Research Center.

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Last Updated: May 07, 2015
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