Fifth Annual Indiana Bat Festival
The Fifth Annual Indiana Bat Festival will be held at Indiana State University, Saturday, August 27, 2011.
The free event emphasizes that people don’t have to be afraid of bats, with live bat and bird of prey demonstrations, talks by leading bat experts and fun activities for the whole family.
Activities include exploring an inflatable cave, face painting, an art contest. There will also be conservation exhibits and information on bat houses available.
The event runs from 10:00 am to 5:00 pm at Indiana State University’s Science Building, and then retreats to Dobbs Park, Terre Haute, Indiana for an evening program running from 7:00 pm until 10:00 pm.
For more information on the event, visit the Indiana State University’s Center for North American Bat Research and Conservation Bat Festival website.