Programs & Events

Fossil Fair 2014

Program Number: 
None
Program Type: 
Event
Date: 
Nov. 15, 2014 | Saturday, 9:00am
Multiple Times: 
9am–5pm
Location: Museum of Natural Sciences
Fee: 
Free

Got dino fever? Fossil Fair, the nation’s largest event dedicated to paleontology, puts the latest science and breaking discoveries on display. Festivities abound with dozens of displays, activities and presentations by paleontologists from North Carolina and around the world.

Displays

Fossil Dig
NC Museum of Natural Sciences

Dino Excavations
NC Museum of Natural Sciences

Fossil Shark Detectives
NC Museum of Natural Sciences

North Carolina Fossil Club Membership Table
NC Fossil Club

Fossils of the Southeast and Authors' Fossil Book
Paul Borodin and Gerard Case

Fabulous Fossils
NC Fossil Club

Fossil Primates: Lemurs and Beyond
Duke Lemur Center

The Dinosaur Hunters
NC Fossil Club

NC Quarry Fossils
NC Fossil Club

Make Your Own Dino Feet! Kids’ Craft
NC Museum of Natural Sciences

Daring Dino Mask Kids’ Craft
NC Museum of Natural Sciences

Fossil Fish and Rays
NC Fossil Club

Sharks ‘n Shells
NC Fossil Club

Surf, Quarry, Badland Stuff
NC Fossil Club

Mini Fossils and Gastropods and Puzzles
NC Fossil Club

Fossil Cephalopods
Paleontology Unit, NC Museum of Natural Sciences

Fossil Puzzles
Paleontology Unit, NC Museum of Natural Sciences

The Triassic World
Paleontology Unit, NC Museum of Natural Sciences

NC Ediacaran and SC Fossils
NC Fossil Club

Stone and Bones Sciences
NC Fossil Club

Fossils of the East Coast
NC Fossil Club

Fossil Wood and Foliage
NC Fossil Club

Paleontology at Appalachian State University
Department of Geology, ASU

Dinosaur Painting Demo
Stacy Lewis Studio

C. megalodon! North Carolina’s State Fossil
Aurora Fossil Museum

They Could Be Dinosaurs
NC Museum of Natural Sciences

Dinosaur Playground Children’s Activity Area
NC Museum of Natural Sciences

Virginia Museum of Natural History

Dinosaurs and More
NC Fossil Club

Fossil Display from Shiele Museum
Shiele Museum of Natural History

Fossils of Lyme Regis and Charmouth, UK
NC Fossil Club

Fossil Wood Facts
NC State University and NC Museum of Natural Sciences

Look Who’s Hatching! Kids’ Craft
NC Museum of Natural Sciences

Insects, Arachnids, Horseshoe Crabs & Other Ancient Arthropods
NC Museum of Natural Sciences, Arthropod Zoo

Make Your Own Dino Buttons!
NC Museum of Natural Sciences

Terrific Dino Tattoos
NC Museum of Natural Sciences

Anatomy of a Planet
Educator Ron Monti 

Fossil Collecting in NC
NC Museum of Natural Sciences, Field Associate

The Heroic Zoic Quest
Which came first? Brachylophosaurus or Bald Cypress?  Test your fossil knowledge at the Heroic Zoic Quest!
NC Museum of Natural Sciences, Naturalist Center

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In partnership with the NC Fossil Club.