Upper Schuylkill Valley Park hosts monarch butterfly release

Ava Bainbridge gets up and personal with her monarch butterfly at Upper Schuylkill Valley Park's butterfly release Sept. 13. Photo by Barry Taglieber
Ava Bainbridge gets up and personal with her monarch butterfly at Upper Schuylkill Valley Park's butterfly release Sept. 13. Photo by Barry Taglieber
Lucy and Lilly Ewalt learn about the monarch caterpillar at Upper Schuylkill Valley Park's butterfly release Sept. 13. Photo by Barry Taglieber
Lucy and Lilly Ewalt learn about the monarch caterpillar at Upper Schuylkill Valley Park's butterfly release Sept. 13. Photo by Barry Taglieber

Upper Schuylkill Valley Park hosted its annual monarch butterfly release Sept. 13. The event includes educational programs and allows visitors a chance to interact with the monarchs. Once released, the butterflies migrate south for the winter.

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