Celebrate Earth Day at the Florida Museum

March 11, 2014 4:19 pm

Explore the wonders of life on Earth with hands-on activities and a huge plant sale at the Florida Museum! On April 19 from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m., participate in Earth Day activities in the adjacent UF Natural Area Teaching Laboratory and see diverse specimens from the museum’s vast collections.

The museum will host a large plant sale with more than 120 species of difficult-to-find and butterfly-friendly plants April 18-20 from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Accent, host, native and nectar plants are available for purchase, with proceeds benefiting the museum’s “Butterfly Rainforest” exhibit and other museum events like ButterflyFest. For more information, call 352-846-2000.