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Wild Wednesday: Peculiar Pine Cones Everyone is Invited

September 28, 2016, 12:30pm Naturalist Lab

What happens when a pine cone is wet? What happens when it is hot and dry? Perform some pine cone experiments and find out what pine cones are able to do and why at 12:30 p.m. in the Naturalist Lab. … more

Monthly Bird Walk Everyone is Invited

October 1, 2016, 10:15am

Join us for a walk around the Museum and Freedom Park to discover birds that can be seasonally or permanently found in and around Charlotte and the surrounding areas. Date: Saturday, October 1 Time: 10:15 a.m. Locatimore

Envirocaching Everyone is Invited

October 8, 2016, 1:00pm Great Hall

Join our naturalists every second Saturday of the month where GPS exploration and scavenger hunt meet! You’ll use a GPS unit to track down and discover many of our environmental treasures, as well as learn more about the… more

Guided Nature Walk Everyone is Invited

October 22, 2016, 10:15am Paw Paw Nature Trail

Join us on the fourth Saturday of each month for an educational walk around the Paw Paw Nature Trail with a naturalist to discover the beauty and diversity of the bottomland forest habitat. Date: Saturday, October 22 Tmore

Merit Badge Workshop: Geocaching Boy Scout Merit Badges

November 5, 2016, 10:00am

Collaborate with other Boy Scouts and Museum naturalists to earn your Geocaching Merit Badge. Date: Saturday, November 5 Time: 10:00 a.m. - 4:30 p.m. Ages: 12 - 17 years Cost: $20 (includes Museum admission) Tmore

Merit Badge Workshop: Environmental Science Boy Scout Merit Badges

December 3, 2016, 10:00am

Collaborate with other Boy Scouts and Museum Naturalists to earn your Environmental Science Merit Badge. Date: Saturday, December 3 Time: 10:00 a.m. - 4:30 p.m. Ages: 12 - 17 years Cost: $20 (includes Museum admiss… more

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