Performers and Programs

Program Information

Program name: Beneficial Bugs! Entomology 101
Program category: Nature- Environment
Nature- Gardening
Program length: 1 Hour
Audience level: All ages
Audience size: Any
Program description: What do ladybeetle larvae eat? What is an ootheca? Can you spot a walking stick? Do you have orange dogs in your backyard? What do bugs do to help our environment and keep us comfortable, even make food for us? What do insects and mushrooms have in common? Find out the answers and more during this program designed to get kids outdoors and exploring their environment. Kids get to interact with real live insects from New England, and learn about every stage of their lifecycle. The library may keep a terrarium with eggs to watch go through the life cycle to encourage patrons to return for observation. Please email me with Programs in the subject line with any questions and to be added to my live booking link and visual catalog.
Space/special requirements: Non-squeamish librarian and staff.
Travel restrictions: None
Program fee: $101- $200
Is this fee negotiable? Yes
Mileage included? No
If no, cost per mile: $0.50
Notes about the fee: The fee is $150 plus mileage.
Other notes: Mileage is charged one way from Ithaca, NY.
Regions this program
can be performed in:
South Central
Capital District
North Country
Long Island
Program last updated: 05/07/2019
Performer Information (see all of this performer's programs)
Performer name: Lindsay (Lynn) Sprague
Phone: 518-522-4317
Mailing address: ACP 2492 P.O. Box 1110
Albany, NY 12201
E-mail address:
Website: http://
Previous appearances at: Salem Massachusetts Public Library, Mechanicville New York Public Library, Dundee New York Library, Phyllis Wheatley Rochester New York Pubic Library, Gloucester Massachusetts Public Library
Contact information for New York State Public Libraries
Performer information last updated: 03/29/2019


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