Insects in the Museum – This Saturday – Manchester Museum

The Manchester Museum will be hosting:

The Urban Naturalist – Insects behind the scenes

Saturday 27th May : 2-3:30pm

The Manchester Museum is offering friendly, practical workshops run by leading naturalists. Activities range from wild food-foraging and composting to bird song and insect identification, and how to explore biodiversity on our local doorstep.

Join resident entomologist Phil Rispin to explore the techniques of preserving and mounting entomological (insect) specimens. There will also be an exciting opportunity to see some of the extensive collection behind the scenes at Manchester Museum. This will be guided by Phil Rispin who will provide his expert insight into the fascinating collection of insects and much much more.

This event is aimed at adults.

Book on mcrmuseum.eventbrite.com or 0161 275 2648

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