The Science Museum of Western Virginia

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Events / Butterflies@5


Enjoy an exclusive after-hours “behind-the-scenes” presentation about our Butterfly Garden — and help release the butterflies! — under the guidance of our lead animal care specialist, Derek “The Butterfly Guy” Kellogg.

Butterflies@5 will return in Spring 2014. Stay tuned for dates and details!

Your ticket to Butterflies@5 includes:

  • Presentation by Derek Kellogg
  • 2 glasses of wine or beer
  • Light appetizers
  • Performance by Roanoke-area cultural organization such as Roanoke Symphony, Opera Roanoke, Roanoke Ballet, and Jefferson Center Music Lab

Funding for our cultural partners is generously provided by the KATHERINE NELSON FISHBURN FOUNDATION FUND of the Foundation for Roanoke Valley.

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