Monarch Tagging with Des Moines Parks and Recreation

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Children and their caregivers can join us at North Side to learn about the life cycle Monarch Butterflies and the Monarch Tagging program. A live butterfly will join us if one is available!


Children’s Program

Children under 10 years old must be accompanied by a caregiver over 12 years old.

Indoor Program

This program is hosted indoors.  Please observe social distancing and follow local COVID-19 safety mandates. Hand sanitizer will be provided and staff will do their best to ensure any shared materials are disinfected between use. This program is subject to COVID-19 safety protocol updates, including room capacity limits. Please check our website for updates.