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Exploring DNA

  • Wednesday, October 18, 2017
  • 10:00am - 11:30am

Investigate the molecule responsible for life as we know it in this hands-on program. This program culminates with participants extracting DNA molecules – millions of them – from wheat germ.

Note: This class ties into our Featured Exhibit, RACE: Are We So Different, which ends Oct 22nd.  Participants are invited and encouraged to visit this FREE exhibit with their families after class.

Registration information: Registration is full for this program.

For more information contact Missy Chernick, Head of Scheduling, at 919.707.8860.


  • Fee: $10 per participant. $7.50 Friends of the Museum (plus tax)
  • Requirements: Minimum age 8 (class is geared towards upper elementary). Parents do not need to attend the class with their child but do need to remain in the Museum.
  • Cancellation Notice: This program is subject to cancellation if a minimum number of participants is not met. Refunds will only be given if this program is canceled by the Museum. Notice of cancellation will be given via email, at least 72 hours in advance.
  • Program Instructor: Karen Polk
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October 18, 2017
10:00 am - 11:30 am
$10 per participant. $7.50 Friends of the Museum (plus tax)


Missy Chernick


Curiosity Classrooms

Downtown Raleigh
11 West Jones Street
Raleigh, NC 27601 United States
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