Nonie's Ark for Earth Day (PHOTOS)

Staff Writer
The Destin Log
Ian Humes, 10 years-old, kisses a hissing cockroach from Madagascar as part of the Nonies Ark Animal Encounters presentation with EDUtainment.

The Destin Community Center and Youth Services from the Destin Library joined together to present an Earth Day event for children on Thursday.

Entertainment included Nonies Ark Animal Encounters and a presentation on the importance of recycling. Children were able to interact with unique creatures such as a Chinchilla, a Cane toad and a hissing cockroach from Madagascar.