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Richard S. “Doc” Phillips Discovery Center Open House

July 27 @ 10:00 am - 4:00 pm


The Hancock Park District Discovery Center will be open for visitation. Visitors can choose to participate in unstructured and/or structured activities. Activities and attractions include birdwatching via the Windows on Wildlife, mounted animals and live animals on display, nature videos, field guides and nature books for reading, touch table and puppets, and seasonal displays and exhibits. A Program Department staff member or volunteer will be available to answer questions. Meet Program Specialist Tim Kleman on the Discovery Center porch at 10 a.m. for a moth and butterfly hunt. The hunt will involve a hike to the meadow in search of butterflies, moths, and caterpillars. Insect nets will be used to capture and study butterflies, moths, and other insects.

This free program is open to all ages, registration is not required.


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