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The World & Me Family Program: Fascinating Fireflies

 Fireflies Story Time

 Image credits: Adobe Stock (top); Smithsonian (bottom)



FREE ticketed event

Please note this program will occur on Saturday, July 14, and will not be offered on Weds., July 18.

Learn more about your place in the world through explorations of nature and culture. During this month's Story Time, we will explore fireflies and lightning bugs that light up our summer nights. Join us for an interactive family program featuring a book reading of “Firefly at Stonybrook Farm” by Wendy Pfeffer and craft activities led by a museum educator.

Accessibility Information

The National Museum of Natural History is committed to providing inclusive experiences for all audiences. Please contact 202-633-3611 or email for access services. To view and print a map with accessible entrances, curb cuts, designated parking, and more for Smithsonian facilities on the National Mall, please download the Accessibility Map here. 

Sign Language Interpretation

If you would like to have a sign language interpreter or real-time captioning (CART), please call (202) 633-3611 or send an e-mail to Please allow time to schedule the request by contacting the Accessibility Office at least 2 weeks prior to the program. We will do our best to accommodate last-minute requests.

Time: 10:30 AM - 12:00 PM
Ground Floor, National Museum of Natural History
10th St. and Constitution Ave., N.W.
Washington, DC 20013-7012
United States

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