Common, widespread, but little-known, the Island's Orthoptera -- crickets, katydids, and grasshoppers -- are the current obsession of Oak Bluffs naturalist and MV Times columnist Matt Pelikan. His eight-year study has documented about 50 species of these genial insects on the Vineyard.
Join Mr. Pelikan for an introduction to the lives of these peculiar critters and some tips on where and how to hear or see them.
Saturday, March 17 at 3:00pm to 4:00pm
Edgartown Public Library
26 West Tisbury Road, Edgartown, MA 02539