FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: April 28, 2014
Public Contact: Trailside, 908-789-3670
www.ucnj.org/trailside
Media Contact Only: Tom Plante, 908-527-4746

“Butterflies, Beauty, Grace and Drama” at Trailside on May 7

Mountainside, NJ – The Union County Board of Chosen Freeholders and the Department of Parks and Recreation are pleased to  offer a  lecture, “Butterflies, Beauty, Grace and Drama,” for adults, 18 years and older, on Wednesday evening,  May 7,  from 7:15 to 8:15 p.m. at Trailside Nature and Science Center in Mountainside.

Dr. Jeffrey Glassberg, author of “A Swift Guide to Butterflies of North America,” will present a slide-illustrated lecture on the diversity and dazzling beauty of butterflies. You’ll discover the importance of butterflies to the environment and also find out how you can create your own butterfly garden and increase the world’s population of butterflies.

The fee for this program is $10 per person for Union County residents and $12 for out-of-county participants. Pre-registration is required as space is limited. Walk-ins are welcome if space permits. For additional information about this and other programs or upcoming events at Trailside, call 908-789-3670 or visit www.ucnj.org/trailside. Trailside Nature and Science Center is located at 452 New Providence Road in Mountainside and is a service of the Union County Board of Chosen Freeholders.


Mountainside, NJ – Discover the importance of butterflies – such as the Eastern Tiger Swallowtail to the environment and to people at Trailside Nature & Science Center on Wednesday, May 7, from 7:15 to 8:15 p.m. Adults, ages 18 and older, are invited to join Dr. Jeffrey Glassberg, author of “A Swift Guide to Butterflies of North America,” for a slideshow and lecture on the diversity and beauty of these dazzling insects. The fee for this program is $10 per person for Union County residents and $12 for out-of-county residents. Pre-registration is required as space is limited; walk-ins are welcome if space permits. For additional information about this and other programs or upcoming events at Trailside, call 908-789-3670 or visit www.ucnj.org/trailside. Trailside Nature & Science Center is located at 452 New Providence Road in Mountainside and is a service of the Union County Board of Chosen Freeholders.