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A Rock’s Journey

Come prepared to get dirty as we make our own rocks

Wed | April 25, 2018
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Guided Nature Walk

Join us the fourth Saturday of each month for an educational walk on the Paw Paw Nature Trail

Sat | April 28, 2018
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International Astronomy Day

Join us for a day of special presentations in our dome planetarium

Sat | April 28, 2018
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Bat Sense

How do bats navigate through the dark?

Wed | May 02, 2018
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Discovery Place Nature Exploration Weekend

Enjoy a weekend of family fun in the mountains

Fri | May 04, 2018
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Monthly Bird Walk

Join a Museum naturalist to discover year-round & seasonal birds

Sat | May 05, 2018
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The Eyes Have It

Explore the nocturnal mammals of North Carolina

Wed | May 09, 2018
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Merit Badge Workshop: Mammal Study

Collaborate with other Boy Scouts and Museum naturalists to earn your Mammal Study Merit Badge

Sat | May 12, 2018
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Fantastic Fireflies

Make your own firefly catcher to take home

Wed | May 16, 2018
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Slippery Salamanders & Fantastic Frogs

Join us for a day of animal encounters and salamander hikes

Sat | May 19, 2018
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Who's There

Listen to an exciting talk from one of our animal keepers about owls

Wed | May 23, 2018
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Merit Badge Workshop: Environmental Science

Collaborate with other Boy Scouts and Museum naturalists to earn your Environmental Science Merit Badge

Sat | June 09, 2018
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Merit Badge Workshop: Insect Study

Collaborate with other Boy Scouts and Museum naturalists to earn your Insect Study Merit Badge

Sat | August 11, 2018
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Merit Badge Workshop: Reptile & Amphibian Study

Collaborate with other Boy Scouts and Museum naturalists to work toward your Reptile & Amphibian Study Merit Badge

Sat | August 25, 2018
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Merit Badge Workshop: Bird Study

Collaborate with other Boy Scouts and Museum naturalists to earn your Bird Study Merit Badge

Sat | September 08, 2018
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Merit Badge Workshop: Environmental Science

Collaborate with other Boy Scouts and Museum naturalists to earn your Environmental Science Merit Badge

Sat | October 13, 2018

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