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Handmade Fun: Spring Bug Magnets

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Welcome spring and the return of beneficial bugs by creating an imaginative insect fridge magnet out of a clothespin and colourful craft supplies.

Spring is in the air, the bugs are back and that’s a good thing! Celebrate the return of beneficial insects by creating your own colourful bug magnet. Families with children are invited to drop in to the Studio to transform a wooden clothespin into a bee, a dragonfly, a caterpillar or any other insect you can imagine.

You supply the creativity, and we’ll provide the craft supplies and a great activity that helps small hands develop fine motor skills. Twist pipe cleaners into wings and antennae, glue on buttons and pompoms to make the body, and give your creation some googly eyes. Add a magnet and you’ve got your very own fun fridge magnet to hold on to your notes and drawings.

Photo: Nataly Lukhanina

Dates & Times
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Friday, May 19, 2017
10:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.
10:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.
Saturday, May 20, 2017
10:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.
10:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.
Sunday, May 21, 2017
10:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.
10:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.
Monday, May 22, 2017
10:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.
10:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.
Tuesday, May 23, 2017
10:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.
10:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.
Wednesday, May 24, 2017
10:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.
10:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.
Today
10:00 a.m. to 7:00 p.m.
10:00 a.m. to 7:00 p.m.
Friday, May 26, 2017
10:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.
10:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.
Saturday, May 27, 2017
10:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.
10:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.
Sunday, May 28, 2017
10:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.
10:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.