May

14

12:00a

Entomology Lecture Series

Entomology Lecture Series

West Seattle Entomologist Jen Paur of Tiny Science will be presenting a series of four lectures, Mondays from 11am to 12pm at the Senior Center of West Seattle. Jen is an enthusiastic speaker who has engaged audiences of all ages when talking about her passion-Insects!

 

May 14-Insects in General: The history of insects and what features allowed them to become masters of the planet

May 21-The Orders of Insects: Did you know that there are 32 different types of insects? Some we are aware of, many we are not!

June 4-Comparative Study of Insects: How one type of animal with three body parts, six legs, & four wings can take on so many shapes & roles.

June 11-Insect Niches: How insects exploit diverse niches, including topics like parasitoidy and eusociality-both of which are more fascinating than they sound.

 

Lecture Series is $20 members/$25 nonmembers. All ages welcome. Please sign up in advance by calling 206.932.4044 x1 as a minimum number of participants is required for this series to occur.