Programs & Events

Primitive Lighting

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Family Program
Workshop or Trip
Aug. 6, 2015 | Thursday, 6:30pm
Multiple Times: 
Thursday, August 6, 2015, 6:30pm-8:00pm
Minimum age 11. Minors ages 11- 15 must be accompanied by an adult. Adult and child will work as team, and only need to pay for one participant.
Location: Nature Research Center - Natural World Investigate Lab - 2nd Floor
$20 per participant. Friends of the Museum Members $15.

closeup of beeswax candle burning with more burning candles in background.Before electric lights, the darkness was kept at bay in creative ways.  Join us to investigate the various light sources of the past.

Participants will make and take home beeswax candles, oil lamps, and native rush lamps.

Program Instructor: Bob Alderink, Coordinator of the Natural World Investigate Lab

Registration information: Online registration
*Please note our registration system is not compatible with smartphones.

For more information contact Debbie Huston, scheduling coordinator, at 919.707.9840.