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2015 Events

Watch this page for Dragonfly workshops and gatherings.

If you know of any dragonfly events that you think we should have listed here, contact us at info@mndragonfly.org.

10th Annual Minnesota Dragonfly Gathering weekend

August 7-
August 9,

8th Annual Minnesota Dragonfly Gathering
Tettegouche State Park

Click here for details! 

2015 MDS Workshops & Events

An MDS Workshop is a hands-on way to get introduced to the identification of dragonflies and damselflies.  Please come prepared for the weather, rain or shine. Also bring rubber boots or wading shoes, a lunch, water bottle and whatever else you will need for the day. Nets and field guides will be available for loan, but participants are encouraged to bring their own equipment if they have it. Other supplies will be provided.



August 29, 2015
1:00 PM to 3:00 PM

Dayton, MN - Eastman Nature Center

Dragonfly Survey Elm Creek Park Reserve

Collect dragonflies for a Minnesota Dragonfly Society survey project. Learn biology and identification of other insects, too. Children 17 years and younger must be accompanied by a registered adult. *20% discount for groups of four or more, details ==> here.

Cost: $5. 

September 12, 2015
1:00 PM to 4:30 PM

Minneapolis, MN - Carl Kroening Interpretive Center

Mississippi Riverfest and Heritage Day

For details, click here. 

Cost: $5. 

September 19-20, 2015
9:00 AM to 5:00 PM

Dayton, MN - Eastman Nature Center

Nymph Identification Workshop

For details, click here.  Questions? Email info@mndragonfly.org.

Cost: $20. 


Past Events

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