Monarch Mania

Saturday,September 21, 2019
Placing a tag on a Monarch during Monarch Mania Saturday, September 21, 2019.  Be a part of science, and have fun, too!

How to attend:

 Monarch Mania is an always popular event here at Quivira.  Participants of all ages are invited to learn about and see butterflies up close.

Monarch Butterfly male

There are also arts and crafts for kids, as well as face-painting! As a special treat, there will be a Butterfly Pavilion set up outside, with live butterflies!  We then adjourn to the great outdoors where participants get to help capture and tag monarchs! It is a great adventure for all ages.

 Children with butterfly nets trying to catch butterflies


Date:  Saturday, September 21, 2019

Time:  9:00 am to noon.

Pre-registration is not required.  All activities continue throughout the scheduled period.

There is no charge for this event.

Depending on the migration, there may be hundreds of monarchs passing through the area!