Join us as we celebrate Mexican Independence Day with cultural performances, displays, and family friendly activities! Events will include lively music, a look at a collection of Catrinas, and a celebration of monarch butterflies and their yearly migration to Mexico. Putnam educators and volunteer experts will be onsite to introduce guests to the process of tagging monarchs and the best ways to support increasing their numbers through habitat improvement and migration research. SCHEDULE OF EVENTS 11 a.m. - 3 p.m. - Enjoy crafts, activities, and festive music as well as view a display of Catrinas 11 a.m. - 3 p.m. - Tag butterflies with Putnam Educators 11:30 a.m. - Film: Flight of the Butterflies 3D (normal film pricing applies) 1:30 p.m. - Film: Flight of the Butterflies 3D (normal film pricing applies) 2:30 p.m. - Film: Flight of the Butterflies 3D (normal film pricing applies) *Activities (excluding films) are included with general admission.
Monarchs and Mariachi
Date and Time
Saturday Sep 10, 2022 11:00 AM - 3:00 PM CDT
September 10, 2022 at 11am
Putnam Museum and Science Center
Activities are included with general admission ticket. Film tickets are regular priced.