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Upcoming Events

Wild Wednesday: Mountains and Caves Everyone is Invited

November 26, 2014, 12:30pm Naturalist Lab

Find out more about the special animals that can live high up in the mountains or deep in a cave. Then make your own cave dweller to take home! Join the fun at 12:30 p.m. in the Naturalist Lab.… more

Biome Mixup Everyone is Invited

November 30, 2014, 12:30pm Dragonfly Theatre

November 29 & 30 Test your knowledge of biomes by matching up the Museum specimen with the biome it is found in. Get the chance to examine many unique animals at 12:30 p.m. in Dragonfly Theatre.… more

Wild Wednesday: Migration Madness Everyone is Invited

December 3, 2014, 12:30pm Naturalist Lab

Join us for a reading of Mick Manning and Brita Granstrom's Honk! Honk! and follow a Canada goose on its migration journey. Stick around to make your own goose to take home. The fun starts at 12:30 p.m. in the Naturalist L… more

Migratory Challenges Everyone is Invited

December 7, 2014, 12:30pm Dragonfly Theatre

December 6 & 7 One way to beat the cold is to migrate somewhere warmer where there is more food. Migratory birds face many obstacles during their journey. Become one of these birds during a role-playing activity and see… more

Wild Wednesday: Winter Sleep Everyone is Invited

December 10, 2014, 12:30pm Naturalist Lab

Join us for a reading of Lynda Graham-Barber's The Animals' Winter Sleep and learn all about animals that hibernate. Go on a scavenger hunt around the Museum to see if you can spot any winter sleepers in our collection. Th… more

Teddy Bear Party Everyone is Invited

December 14, 2014, 12:30pm Dragonfly Theatre

December 13 & 14 Bears are one type of animal that hibernates during the winter. Come out to the Museum to explore other animals that hibernate or do something close to it. Dress in your favorite pajamas and bring your ted… more

Wild Wednesday: Nature Trading Project Everyone is Invited

December 17, 2014, 12:30pm Naturalist Lab

Stop by the Trading Post today and talk "swap" with a Naturalist. Bring in a found natural object to earn points. Earn more points by learning all about your object! Exchange your points for another natural object of your cho… more

Active Animals Everyone is Invited

December 21, 2014, 12:30pm Dragonfly Theatre

December 20 & 21 Some animals do not hibernate or migrate in the winter. Instead they survive the cold months by staying active. Join a Naturalist to learn about a few of these animals and play a game of Active Animal Char… more

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