Saturday January 19th 2019



Bats Alive with Rob Mies March 12-13

BATS … at the Virginia Living Museum in Newport News, Virginia.

Learn about bats from around the world up-close and personal with Rob Mies, TV personality, conservation biologist, bat expert, director of the Organization for Bat Conservation and author on March 12 and 13.

Encounter a Big Brown bat from North America and hear its high-pitched echolocation with a “bat detector,” meet fruit bats from Africa and Asia and finally, come face-to-face with the largest bat in the world, the Gigantic Flying Fox Bat from Malaysia with a wingspan of nearly 6-feet!

Shows at 12:30 and 2:30 p.m. Saturday and 2:30 p.m. Sunday. Also enjoy bat-related games and crafts. Included in Museum admission.

524 J. Clyde Morris Blvd.
Newport News, VA 23601

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