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Upcoming Events

Marsupial Mamas Everyone is Invited

February 7, 2016, 12:30pm Dragonfly Theatre

February 6 & 7 Learn about our only native marsupial, the opossum, and how they take care of their itty bitty babies. The fun starts at 12:30 p.m. in Dragonfly Theatre. … more

Wild Wednesday: Bird Buddies Everyone is Invited

February 10, 2016, 12:30pm Dragonfly Theatre

What do flocks, murders, gaggles, coveys and colonies have in common? They are all bird buddies living or feeding together. Join us at 12:30 p.m. in Dragonfly Theatre as we fly right into investigations of bird groups an… more

Envirocaching Everyone is Invited

February 13, 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

Monthly Bird Walk Everyone is Invited

February 14, 2016, 8:00am

Join us on the second Sunday of each month 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: Sunday, Febr… more

Love Birds Everyone is Invited

February 14, 2016, 12:30pm Dragonfly Theatre

February 13 & 14 As we turn our minds and hearts to Valentine’s Day, let us take a moment to consider and investigate love and courtship in the feathered world. Learn more at 12 30 p.m. in Dragonfly Theatre. … more

Wild Wednesday: Cold-Blooded Companions Everyone is Invited

February 17, 2016, 12:30pm Dragonfly Theatre

While not always known to be the most snuggly, many reptiles, amphibians and fish work together to find food, avoid predation and survive. Slither, crawl and swim right in to the amazing world of ectotherms at 12:30 p.m.… more

Unique Alligators Everyone is Invited

February 21, 2016, 12:30pm Great Hall

February 20 & 21 While most cold-blooded creatures are not known for caring relationships and loving parenting, you may be surprised to find that alligator mamas are the best. Learn more at 12:30 p.m. in Dragonfly Theatr… more

Wild Wednesday: Invertebrate Interactions Everyone is Invited

February 24, 2016, 12:30pm Dragonfly Theatre

From snails and worms to insects and spiders, please join us at 12:30 p.m. in Dragonfly Theatre as we explore these bizarre and amazing creatures and how they get along, or not, with each other. … more

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