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Boys in Science Piedmont Ed-Venture

Summer Camp, Youth Science Program Boys will get their hands dirty as they learn about the trees, bugs, and herps of the Piedmont on field trips to the Museum of Natural Sciences, the Nature Research Center, and other locations around Raleigh. 06/22/2015 - 1:00pm

Talons, Paws, and Claws

Summer Camp What is the difference between talons or claws? We find animals all around us. This camp will investigate who lives in our backyard and who lives afar. 06/22/2015 - 1:30pm

Nature Stories

Family Program Hear a story and do a nature-themed activity at Prairie Ridge! 06/25/2015 - 10:30am

Citizen Science Saturdays at Prairie Ridge

Citizen Science, Family Program Learn how YOU can contribute to science during our weekly citizen science walks 06/27/2015 - 10:30am

Dragonfly Walk

Citizen Science, Family Program Join Museum naturalists to learn about dragonflies and how YOU can get involved in dragonfly research! 06/27/2015 - 1:00pm

Nature Stories

Family Program Hear a story and do a nature-themed activity at Prairie Ridge! 07/02/2015 - 10:30am

Science Trivia!

Event Science Trivia nights at the NC Museum of Natural Sciences feature a mix of questions about science facts, current news, pop culture and scientific discoveries. 07/02/2015 - 7:00pm

Citizen Science Saturdays at Prairie Ridge

Citizen Science, Family Program Learn how YOU can contribute to science during our weekly citizen science walks 07/04/2015 - 10:30am

Nature Navigators

Summer Camp From groundhogs to rabbits, tree frogs to Rolly Pollies, we will be exploring the grassland prairie located at Prairie Ridge Ecostation. Campers will spend their time outside either at our Nature Playspace, in our Outdoor Classroom, or exploring the prairie. 07/06/2015 - 8:30am

Construction, Vehicles, and Machines

Summer Camp Dig into engineering with big trucks, construction vehicles, and super machines. Design steamrollers, bulldozers, wrecking balls, tower cranes, and more while using your skills to build at your favorite LEGO® construction site. 07/06/2015 - 8:45am

Green Machines

Summer Camp Are you interested in learning how to design and build LEGO® machines powered by alternative energy sources? Bring your creativity and enthusiasm for conserving the natural world as we partner with Play-well TEKnologies to build a wind-powered electrical generation facility or invent a new machine with green technology. 07/06/2015 - 8:45am

Lunchtime at the Museum for Rising K - 1 grade

Summer Camp Join us for lunch between your morning and afternoon camps for rising K to 1st grade. Each day we will enjoy our lunches and then either play a game, make a craft, or watch a short nature show. 07/06/2015 - 12:15pm

Girls in Science Piedmont Summer Ed-Venture

Summer Camp, Youth Science Program Summer Ed-Venture will engage girls in hands-on science experiences in the natural world and in the Museum. 07/06/2015 - 1:00pm

Nature Stories

Family Program Hear a story and do a nature-themed activity at Prairie Ridge! 07/09/2015 - 10:30am

Citizen Science Saturdays at Prairie Ridge

Citizen Science, Family Program Learn how YOU can contribute to science during our weekly citizen science walks 07/11/2015 - 10:30am

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