River Center, 805 N US Highway 1, Jupiter, FL 33477
The mission of the River Center is to foster a sense of environmental stewardship for the Loxahatchee River’s diverse watershed with quality education programs, exhibits and meaningful events. We remain committed to that mission, while being proactive in response to the COVID-19 pandemic.
The Loxahatchee River District is committed to maintaining public health in our communities.
COVID-19 Safety Precautions:
The River Center features live aquatic tanks, interactive exhibits, and a touch tank that represent the Loxahatchee River system from a freshwater cypress swamp to seagrass-dominated estuary to marine ecosystems. The center provides a fun, educational opportunity for school children, adults, visitors, and long-time residents to learn about Florida’s first National Wild and Scenic River.
Our Mission is to foster a sense of environmental stewardship for the Loxahatchee River’s diverse watershed with quality education programs, exhibits and meaningful events.
Saturday, Nov. 7th
8:30 am -12:30 pm
Join the River Center as we celebrate the winged beauties of the garden! Girls in this workshop will discover and learn all things butterflies such as life cycles, anatomy, and unique adaptations. This workshop will also delve into the amazing Monarch migration phenomenon in Mexico, but also learn about the year-round Monarch populations in Florida. Girls will learn about rare and endangered butterflies, the species found in the River Center’s pollinator garden, and becoming citizen scientist. We will meet with specialists that work and study butterflies and their habitats as well as participate in a planting project.
JUNIORS | CADETTES
No tagalongs please. Pre-registration is required. Space is limited due to COVID-19 restrictions. Masks are required to attend this workshop.