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Butterflies swarm Chattahoochee Nature Center



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Zi Yan Huang holds her hand out to catch a butterfly.
July 18, 2012
ROSWELL, Ga. — The annual Flying Colors butterfly festival at the Chattahoochee Nature Center July 14 and 15 saw thousands of families enjoy the world of butterflies.

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Susan Wernsman holds up a butterfly on her finger.
Hundreds upon hundreds of butterflies were released at several gatherings throughout the weekend to allow children to interact with the insects' natural environment.

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A butterfly farm was included this year. An enclosed 20-by-20 tent, it was filled with dozens of plants the flying insects love, so visitors could experience butterflies up close and personally.

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Ian Ritland holds up the butterfly he caught.
Face painting, costume contests and crafts rounded out this year's event.

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Ivy Yera has her face painted to go along with her wings at the annual Butterfly fest.
For more on the Chattahoochee Nature Center and its mission, visit www.chattnaturecenter.org.

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