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Monarch Parenting 101

July 21, 2022 @ 6:00 pm - 7:30 pm

Thursday, July 21 • 6:00 – 7:30 p.m.

Leslie Botanical Classrooms

$25 | $19 WBG members per class

Discover how easy it is to raise monarch butterflies with simple, inexpensive supplies and milkweed leaves. Learn more than you ever imagined about monarchs and milkweed in this informative and energetic presentation. Reconnect with nature and gain confidence in your own citizen-science abilities. Be prepared to fall in love with a new summer hobby!


In this class, you’ll learn how to build a habitat for monarchs!




Instructor: Ellen Wynkoop has raised over 1,500 monarch butterflies since 2014. When not having fun with milkweed and monarchs during her summers, Ellen specializes in desktop publishing/design, computer software instruction, and website creation from her home in Eau Claire, Wisconsin.
Refund Policy
Although we are unable to refund registration fees in the case of cancellation by the purchaser, the paid registration can be transferred to another student. In this case, please notify Kat Rivers at KRIVERS@WATERFRONTGARDENS.ORG or 502-276-5404 with the name of who will attend in your place. Multi-event series cannot be transferred. In the event that Waterfront Botanical Gardens cancels a class for any reason (e.g. low enrollment, instructor unavailability, natural hazard, etc.), we will attempt to reschedule the class or event. If there is no reschedule, the purchaser will be issued a full refund. Refunds are issued by check only. 
Emergency Cancellation
In the event of an emergency cancellation, the Gardens will contact registered students with a cancellation notice (always provide/maintain a current email address and phone number so that we may notify you of an emergency or cancellation). The Gardens will attempt to reschedule classes cancelled due to an emergency event if possible.


July 21, 2022
6:00 pm - 7:30 pm
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Waterfront Botanical Gardens Site
1435 Frankfort Avenue
Louisville, KY 40206 United States