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    The Mid-Ohio Valley Chapter of the West Virginia Master Naturalist program, in conjunction with Blennerhassett Island Historical State Park, is sponsoring a “Moth Watch” outing on Blennerhassett Island July 27. Participants will board the Island Belle sternwheeler at 7 p.m. for a river trip to the island. 
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The West Virginia Monarch Butterfly Festival will take place Sept. 1-2 at North Bend State Park near the Ritchie County community of Cairo.

Centered on conservation efforts, this festival features live butterflies and caterpillars, guest speakers, arts and crafts and educational programs. 

For information, contact Heather Tokas at 304-737-4411 or email wvbutterflies@gmail.com.  For reservations at North Bend State Park, contact 304-643-2931.

 

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