The American Entomological Society
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Annual Insect Field Day

A gathering of entomologists of ALL ages; teachers, families and students, held in a natural setting in the Philadelphia area. Join us for all or part of the day.

For the last several years, Insect Field Day has been a part of the Academy of Natural Sciences of Drexel University's Annual Bug Fest. Bug Fest is held the second weekend of August each summer. See the Upcoming Field Day link to the left.

      • Guided field trips (bring cameras, collecting equipment and specimen containers)
      • Insect displays and collections
      • Opportunities to show your insect collection and get help with identification from taxonomists
      • Talks on collection preparation
      • Teacher Workshops - continuing education credits available
      • Opportunities to complete Scout badge requirements
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