Christmas at The Insectarium!
December 16, 2017
11:00 am – 2:00 pm
Santa Claus is coming to town!
We are turning The Insectarium into Santa’s Workshop, complete with cookie decorating and ornament making! Santa will be set up in the Butterfly Pavilion for a unique Christmas card photo opt!
Everyone who takes a picture with Santa, will receive a wrapped gift from our gift shop!
We will also be accepting donations for Women Against Abuse, Philadelphia’s leading domestic violence advocate and service provider. You will receive a $1 off admission for any donation brought for Women Against Abuse.
They are looking for the following new, unused items:
Plus size adult clothing (primarily female gender expression)
Kids clothing sizes 2T to 6/6X/7 (all gender expressions)
Long sleeves and long pants (all sizes and for all gender expressions)
Boxers and briefs for older boys
Baby bottles – all sizes
Pacifiers – all ages
Cloth tote bags
Yoga pants – all sizes
Summer pants and tops for women sizes S, M, L, XL and XXL.
Clothing for older children sizes 10- 16 (boys & girls)
Basic women’s underwear and bras
Baby carriers (the front pouch kind, for hands-free baby transport)
Blank sketchbooks without lines
This event is FREE with regular admission
Atlas Obscura Presents: An Evening Creepy Crawl
December 17, 2017
5:00 – 7:00 pm
In this illustrated talk, independent researcher and artist Evi Numen navigates our complex relationship with insects as it pertains to ideas of death, and explores insect symbolism, deification, and myth across cultures and history.
Purchase your tickets here