Family Filoha Fireflies, Bats, and Bugs

June 30, 2014 @ 7:30 PM – July 22, 2014 @ 9:30 PM

Monday, June 30, 2014

Thursday, July 17, 2014

Tuesday, July 22, 2014

Filoha Meadows Open Space, near Redstone

Cost: FREE with underwriting from Pitkin County Open Space & Trails

Stay up late for an evening of exploring a special place with your family.  Discover the aquatic insects, Townsend’s’ Big Eared Bats, and fireflies too whom all live at Filoha Meadows. We’ll learn about their adaptations through hands-on discovery, games, and activities. Once it is dark we’ll try to catch a firefly to hold in our hands and look at closely.  Appropriate for families with children of all ages and their parents.  Please dress appropriately; the tour will happen rain or shine. This free event is underwritten by Pitkin County Open Space & Trails. Registration is required at Please call (970) 927-1290 with questions.

Roaring Fork Conservancy is the community-supported watershed conservation organization for the Roaring Fork Valley that brings people together to protect our rivers. Celebrating over fifteen years of watershed conservation, Roaring Fork Conservancy focuses on keeping water in our rivers, keeping our rivers healthy, and keeping our riparian habitat intact. For more information call 927-1290 or visit

Sarah Johnson

Education and Outreach Coordinator

P.O. Box 3349, Basalt, CO 81621
tel: (970) 927-1290
cell: (970) 510-0697

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