The Bad Bug Talks
Spiders – frightful or delightful? Join four experts for an interactive afternoon exploring venom, phobias, and why arachnids deserve a little more love.
- When Sat 25 Feb 2017, 12:00–3:00pm
Te Marae, Level 4
- Cost Free event
Hear scientist talks, see specimens, and have your spider questions answered.
- Te Papa’s bug expert, Phil Sirvid
- Hypnotherapist Meredith McCarthy, who has tips on coping with a fear of spiders
- Spider experts Simon Pollard (University of Canterbury) and Cor Vink (Canterbury Museum)