join OC Parks at Mile Square Regional Park for the fourth annual Monarch Butterfly Day. on Saturday, February 2, from 10 a.m. – 2 p.m. you are invited to learn everything about the California Western Butterfly and its habitat with an up close look at the magnificent creatures while they flutter through the Butterfly Garden and gather under netted butterfly enclosures in the park’s Camp Sycamore.
children will be able to help the Butterfly Garden continue to grow by planting over 150 native plants in the garden to help attract the Monarch butterflies. you can talk with butterfly experts who will be on-site to provide educational information and answer questions about the beautiful and unique specimens. additional event activities will include crafts, face painting, balloon art, puppet shows and guided nature walks through Mile Square Regional Park’s Natural Area. children in attendance will receive native seeds as a take away to continue to help build safe habitats for Monarch Butterflies and other creatures.