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Moth-ers Day (Davenport)

Saturday, July 28, 2018 - 8:00pm
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On Saturday, July 28, the Iowa State University-Scott County Extension Master Gardener program will join forces with the Nahant Marsh Education Center, 4220 Wapello Ave., Davenport, to present its 4th annual Moth-ers Day celebration. The family-oriented learning event will begin at 8 p.m. with an hour-long lecture.

Then participants will go outside to see what moths have been attracted to white sheets lighted by ultraviolet lights. The UV lighting will continue until midnight.

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National Moth Week Celebration

Saturday, July 29, 2017 - 8:00pm to 11:59pm
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Celebrate National Moth Week at Nahant Marsh in Davenport with a presentation by Moni Hayne. Moni is author of the e-book, “Garden Insect Pests: Pictures for Identifying and Organic Controls” and is an expert in the field of entomology. After the presentation, participants will observe how black-lighting is used to document and identify moths. Learn more here: https://nahantmarsh.org/event/moth/


Light snacks and beverages will be provided, so advanced registration is recommended. There is no fee for this program, however, donations are welcome.


The lecture will begin at 8:00 p.m. followed by black-lighting at 9:00 p.m. and concluding by midnight.

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Moth Party (Davenport)

Saturday, July 27, 2019 - 8:00pm to 11:30pm
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Celebrate National Moth Week at Nahant Marsh. The evening will begin with a presentation on moths. Following the presentation, participants will observe how black lighting is used to document and identify moths. There is no fee for this program, but registrations are appreciated. Light snacks and beverages will be provided. The event is held in cooperation with the Scott County Master Gardeners.

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