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Old Saybrook, Connecticut: Praying Mantis Reads Lord of the Flies

Large praying mantis was built out of scrap metal in 2015 by local artist Roger Bowie. Mantises eat flies.

Acton Public Library

60 Old Boston Post Rd, Old Saybrook, CT
Acton Public Library. South side of town. From CT-154/Main St. turn west at the stoplight onto Old Boston Post Rd. Drive a quarter-mile. You'll see the big bug on the left.
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Lord of the Flies.

Insect Reading Lord Of The Flies

This metal sculpture reading Lord Of The Flies stands in front of the Acton Public Library.

[Ed Gomboz, 06/26/2021]

The large praying mantis was created out of scrap metal by local artist Roger Bowie in 2015. Mantises eat flies.

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