Upcoming Events

Bugs of Pokémon @ Half Moon Bay Library

Half Moon Bay Library 620 Correas Street, Half Moon Bay, CA

The creator of Pokémon, Satoshi Tajiri, spent his childhood collecting bugs in the Japanese countryside.  His love of bugs can be seen throughout Pokémon from the buggy pocket monsters that were inspired by real insects and arachnids, to the Pokémon attacks and abilities that actually exist in the real world.  Come learn about the bugs […]

FREE

Bugs of Pokémon @ Pacifica Sanchez Library

Pacifica Sanchez Library 1111 Terra Nova Blvd, Pacifica

The creator of Pokémon, Satoshi Tajiri, spent his childhood collecting bugs in the Japanese countryside.  His love of bugs can be seen throughout Pokémon from the buggy pocket monsters that were inspired by real insects and arachnids, to the Pokémon attacks and abilities that actually exist in the real world.  Come learn about the bugs […]

FREE

Bugs of Pokémon @ Pacifica Sharp Park Library

Pacifica Library 104 Hilton Way, Pacifica, CA

The creator of Pokémon, Satoshi Tajiri, spent his childhood collecting bugs in the Japanese countryside.  His love of bugs can be seen throughout Pokémon from the buggy pocket monsters that were inspired by real insects and arachnids, to the Pokémon attacks and abilities that actually exist in the real world.  Come learn about the bugs […]

FREE

Bug Mating (Adult Program) @ Los Gatos Library

Los Gatos Library 100 Villa Avenue, Los Gatos, CA

The courtship and mating habits of insects, arachnids, and other terrestrial arthropods offer a world of strange and fascinating stories.  Local entomologist and educator, Dr. Stephanie Dole (Beetlelady), will spin tales of romantic, exciting, and sometimes deadly buggy reproduction.  

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Toddler Storytime @ Los Gatos Library

Los Gatos Library 100 Villa Avenue, Los Gatos, CA

Toddlers love bugs! Join Beetlelady for a fun, interactive storytime exploring our buggy friends.  Meet a live bug up close and get your wiggles out bug-style. 

FREE

Teen Bug Hangout @ Los Gatos Library

Los Gatos Library 100 Villa Avenue, Los Gatos, CA

Ever wanted to just chill with a tarantula?  Interested in entering a staring contest with a praying mantis?  Come hang out with local Entomologist, Dr. Stephanie Dole (Beetlelady) and meet some of her live bugs up-close. 

FREE

Face Your Fears (Adult Program) @ Los Gatos Library

Los Gatos Library 100 Villa Avenue, Los Gatos, CA

People are both fascinated by and fearful of insects, spiders, and other bugs.  In this class for adults, local Entomologist, Dr. Stephanie Dole (Beetlelady), will speak to peoples fears and misconceptions about these animals.  Participants will have a chance to meet live bugs up-close and face their own fears with Beetlelady’s help. 

FREE

Nature Journaling @ Los Gatos Library

Los Gatos Library 100 Villa Avenue, Los Gatos, CA

Nature journaling is a tool for engaging with and exploring the natural world. It is a way to observe and learn, while increasing curiosity, wonder, and attention. Bugs are the perfect subjects for nature journaling because they are everywhere! Come learn the basics of Nature Journaling with local Entomologist, Dr. Stephanie Dole (Beetlelady).  Participants practice […]

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