Specimen preparation- As always, our Collections Manager will be turning dead animals into museum specimens. You will be able to ask questions and get hands-on with his dissections and preparations!
Tacoma Nature Center- Naturalists will be present to showcase the educational value of specimens- for kids and adults alike!
Live animals- Get up close and personal with some special guests from the Point Defiance Zoo & Aquarium!
Kid's craft- Make your own scientific sketch of a museum specimen!
Guest researchers - Talk to some University of Puget Sound students who have used Museum specimens in their own research projects, and learn what they discovered!
This is a free, family-friendly, drop-in event!
Join us March 23rd, from 6:00 - 7:30 p.m. at the University of Puget Sound Campus (located at 1500 N Warner St, Tacoma, WA 98416) in Thompson Hall room 295. See Directions to Thompson Hall.