Programs & Events

Programs & Events

Title Program Type Description Date

San-Lee Park Lifelong Hike

Workshop or Trip We return to Lee County in April to explore the trails of San-Lee Park near Sanford looking for signs of Spring. 04/16/2014 - 9:00am

Chimney Swift Tower Groundbreaking

Event Join us for the groundbreaking of our new Chimney Swift tower at Prairie Ridge! 04/17/2014 - 10:00am

Nature Stories

Family Program Hear a story and do a nature-themed activity at Prairie Ridge! 04/17/2014 - 10:30am

Downtown Hawks

Family Program Come see Raleigh's amazing red-tails! 04/17/2014 - 11:30am

Earth Month: Sustainability

Event Join us for Earth Month every Science Thursday in April from 5-9pm. 04/17/2014 - 5:00pm

Member Exclusive: Astronomy Tours

Event Join us for an expansive view of astronomy and a private viewing session through our brand new Celestron C6-SGT computerized telescope. 04/17/2014 - 6:30pm

Science Cafe: Beneficial Tobacco?

Science Talks Biopharmaceutical company Medicago is using wild tobacco plants to make proteins that are part of a new influenza vaccine. 04/17/2014 - 7:00pm

Composting Workshop

Workshop or Trip Come and learn about successful composting and vermiculture (composting with earthworms). 04/17/2014 - 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 04/19/2014 - 10:30am

Life in an Urban Stream

Citizen Science, Family Program Learn about aquatic insects and what they tell you about water quality in this hands-on program! 04/19/2014 - 1:00pm

Walk Through the Seasons

Family Program Explore nature at Prairie Ridge with a Museum naturalist 04/22/2014 - 9:00am

Family Science Investigation: Drug Development Series - Where do new drugs come from, and how?

Family Program In this 4-part series, students will participate in hands-on activities and discussions on biomanufacturing techniques (e.g. genetic engineering, extraction processes, and purification methods), clinical trial phases, and research ethics. 04/22/2014 - 10:00am

Nature Stories

Family Program Hear a story and do a nature-themed activity at Prairie Ridge! 04/24/2014 - 10:30am

Downtown Hawks

Family Program Come see Raleigh's amazing red-tails! 04/24/2014 - 11:30am

Earth Month: Biodiversity and Conservation

Event Join us for Earth Month every Science Thursday in April from 5-9pm. 04/24/2014 - 5:00pm

Nature Explorers' Drop-off Program: Habitat Helpers

Family Program Give yourselves a night out and the kids a chance to learn about cool topics, play games, and make recycled crafts. 04/24/2014 - 5:30pm

The Golden Eagle Has Landed

Science Talks Learn how important the North Carolina mountains are to over-wintering golden eagles. 04/24/2014 - 6:00pm

Computer Programming for Beginners

Workshop or Trip This course is designed to introduce basic programming skills to anyone interested in programming using the free and easy to use development environment Microsoft Small Basic. 04/24/2014 - 6:30pm

Science Cafe: Invasive Lionfish

Science Talks Some have identified the invasion as one of the foremost global environmental challenges in the marine realm. 04/24/2014 - 7:00pm

Getting Started in Astro-Imaging

Workshop or Trip Covering the basic areas of getting started in Astro-Imaging, this class is targeted to adults of any age with a interest in learning more about astronomy. 04/24/2014 - 7:00pm

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