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Virtual Pop Up Paleontology with the KU Natural History Museum

July 9 @ 10:00 am - 12:00 pm UTC-5

Free

Love fossils? Join us for a virtual visit from the KU Natural History Museum’s Pop Up Paleontology Mobile Museum on July 9th with the Pittsburg Public Library – online! Learn about Kansas fossils with museum staff and try some fun fossil-themed, hands-on activities!
Watch videos on the library’s Facebook page (www.facebook.com/PPLonline) and join a free, live Zoom session all about invertebrate and trace fossils of Eastern Kansas!

Before the fun begins, pick up a free Fossil Activity Kit from the library between June 24 – July 8, so that you have everything you need for the live Zoom activity session on July 9th. Limit 1 kit per household. This program is free, but registration is required for the Zoom session; register at: https://tinyurl.com/popup-paleo-pittsburg

Don’t miss out on all the fossil fun!

Program Lineup:
•10:00am – Welcome Video
•10:15am – Eastern Kansas Paleontology Video
•10:30am – Live Zoom Session – Identifying Fossils and Making Your Own Trace Fossil
•11:30am – Trace Fossils Video
•11:45am – Famous Kansas Fossils Video

Questions? Contact the library at (620)-231-8110 or the museum’s Outreach Coordinator, Eleanor Gardner, at eleanor.gardner@ku.edu.

Details

Date:
July 9
Time:
10:00 am - 12:00 pm UTC-5
Cost:
Free
Event Categories:
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Event Tags:
https://biodiversity.ku.edu/virtual-paleo

Venue

Pittsburg Public Library
308 N Walnut St.
Pittsburg, KS 66762 United States
Phone:
620-231-8110
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Organizer

Pittsburg Public Library
Phone:
(620) 231-8110
Email:
info@pplonline.org
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