They’re Baaack! Return of the 17-year Cicada Family Day

Saturday, February 16, 10:00am - 4:00pm
Location: Staten Island Museum, 75 Stuyvesant Place, SI, NY 10301
Regular Museum admission, plus activity fee

Why will millions of Cicadas emerge this spring? Can they hurt me? What can this amazing phenomenon teach us? The exhibit will leave you comforted as you become a local expert! Featuring: Real Bugs, art, films, study, cicada collateral, interviews with locals and more!

Cicada Family Day: Saturday, February 16, 10:00am - 4:00pm, Regular Museum Admisison applies (plus $2 materials fee for participants), Members and kids under 12 FREE

10:00am - Jr. Science Club ($8/$5 Museum Members) - Cicadas!

1:00pm - 4:00pm - Gallery Workshop (Cicada Oragami, Make Cicada Headgear, Looking Closely with Microscopes & Magnifiers)

2:00pm - Cicada Talk: They're Coming

1:30pm & 3:30pm - CICADA PRINCESS, a charming new stop-animation puppet film

3:30pm - Museum Store's Cicada Raffle


Supported in part by Capital One Bank, Deutsche Bank, Time Warner Cable and NYC Department of Cultural Affairs.