Department of Entomology at OSU, CFAES

The Bug Zoo

The Entomology Department curates collections of live arthropods for outreach actvitites on or near campus. Fill out the Bug Zoo visitor form, or Contact Jeni Filbrun (Wayne/Holmes/Ashland Counties) or Jeni Ruisch (Franklin County area).

The Entomology Graduate Student Association (EGSA) 

EGSA hosts outreach programs and displays for youth or adult programs. Contact Adrian Pekarcik or visit the EGSA website for more information.

A Bug’s World

This day-long event provides entomology instruction and activities on the Wooster campus to 2nd and 3rd grade classes. Contact Denise Ellsworth for more information. 

Insect Night

This free, public event is held at Secrest Arboretum each summer. 

OSU Museum of Biological Diversity Open HouseOSU Outreach Butterfly

Free event on the Columbus campus that attracts thousands of visitors. 

4-H Entomology Project Books

Three insect-related project guides offer activities, weblinks and videos for young entomologists. Find project books here