Toronto, Ontario

Sunday, September 23, 2018

Harbourfront Centre | 10:00 am - 5:00 pm

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For the past 27 years, The Word On The Street has been renowned for the quality and diversity of its event programming. See the lineup of incredible Canadian literary talent that appeared at our 28th festival on September 24, 2017  

How to Raise Monarch Butterflies

4:15 PM - 5:00 PM

Activity suitability: 6+

Ever wonder how to raise a butterfly? What about a monarch? Well here’s your chance to do both. Tag and release a monarch butterfly with Carol Pasternak as you learn more about raising royalty from her book How to Raise Monarch Butterflies.

How to Raise Monarch Butterflies

Revel in one of the most remarkable miracles of nature.

Observing a Monarch butterfly as it transforms itself from caterpillar to chrysalis to butterfly is among the most thrilling experiences that nature offers. Raising Monarch butterflies is made easy with the help of this detailed guide.

How to Raise Monarch Butterflies explains what threats Monarchs face today and how readers can help conserve the Monarch’s feeding grounds from encroachment.

  • Middle Grade | Niveau moyen
  • Nonfiction

Carol Pasternak

Carol Pasternak is a photographer, personal trainer and educator who raises Monarch butterflies with her family in Toronto, Ontario.