Events

Bill the Bug Guy: The Amazing Insect Kingdom Up Close

Explore the world of insects with Reserve docent Bill Burkhardt. Bill’s monthly presentations include an amazing slideshow, microscope viewing, and answers to all your insect-related questions. Bill’s presentations are suited for children 4 years old to adults. Your view of “bugs” will surely change after spending some time with Bill the Bug Guy!

Bill has been fascinated with insects since he was a child, and did a lot of insect collecting as a boy growing up on the East Coast. Bill graduated from Virginia Tech with a B.S. in Biology and received a Masters degree in Entomology in 1984. Bill retired in 2008, and currently works part time as a health inspector consultant. Bill and his wife are pastors of a local church in Encinitas, have two children, and live in Carlsbad. Bill has been volunteering at the Reserve since February 2011.

Where: Interpretive Center Honoring Susan J. Varty
2017 Dates: January 14, February 11, April 8, May 13, June 10, and July 8
Time: 10:00 a.m. to 11:30 a.m.

Elfin Forest Recreational Reserve

8833 Harmony Grove Road
Escondido, CA 92029

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Encinitas, CA 92024

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