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Spiders of Marin: Presented by Shannon Burke, Marin County Parks Interpretive Naturalist

Çorte Madera Library
707 Meadowsweet Drive
Corte Madera, CA 94925

Much maligned, spiders often elicit a negative reaction but there’s very little reason to fear our local species and many reasons to appreciate them. Learn what makes these animals so interesting; their important role in ecosystems, the different properties of silk and how it’s employed, and the various strategies that spiders use to find a mate, catch prey, and avoid becoming prey themselves. Free.

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