Programs & Events

Programs & Events at the NC Museum of Natural Sciences

Titlesort descending Program Type Description Date

Adaptations in Birds and Mammals

Family Program, Workshop or Trip Using specimens from bird and mammal collections, participants will analyze the similarities and differences in anatomy, form and function between these animal groups. 06/18/2015 - 6:30pm

Backyard Bees

Workshop or Trip If you have ever dreamed of keeping honeybees or you just find them fascinating, then this program is for you! 07/16/2015 - 6:30pm

Classical Drawing Series: Birds

Workshop or Trip Living birds move quickly, which makes it difficult to see how they’re really built. Students will study bird anatomy using the Museum’s specimens. Program is open to all skill levels. 11/05/2015 - 6:00pm

Classical Drawing Series: Birds

Workshop or Trip Living birds move quickly, which makes it difficult to see how they’re really built. Students will study bird anatomy using the Museum’s specimens. Program is open to all skill levels. 11/05/2015 - 6:00pm

Classical Drawing Series: Birds

Workshop or Trip Living birds move quickly, which makes it difficult to see how they’re really built. Students will study bird anatomy using the Museum’s specimens. Program is open to all skill levels. 11/05/2015 - 6:00pm

Classical Drawing Series: Flowers, Leaves, and Stems

Workshop or Trip Studying live plants, students will sharpen their observational skills as they learn the techniques of realistic drawing. This program is open to all drawing levels. 09/10/2015 - 6:00pm

Classical Drawing Series: Flowers, Leaves, and Stems

Workshop or Trip Studying live plants, students will sharpen their observational skills as they learn the techniques of realistic drawing. This program is open to all drawing levels. 09/10/2015 - 6:00pm

Classical Drawing Series: Flowers, Leaves, and Stems

Workshop or Trip Studying live plants, students will sharpen their observational skills as they learn the techniques of realistic drawing. This program is open to all drawing levels. 09/10/2015 - 6:00pm

Classical Drawing Series: Flowers, Leaves, and Stems

Workshop or Trip Studying live plants, students will sharpen their observational skills as they learn the techniques of realistic drawing. This program is open to all drawing levels. 09/10/2015 - 6:00pm

Classical Drawing: Butterflies

Workshop or Trip Open to all drawing levels, join us as we examine Museum specimens in detail and learn simple steps to a realistic drawing. 08/20/2015 - 6:00pm

Computer Programming for Beginners

Family Program, Workshop or Trip Have you ever wondered how a computer program works? Do you want to make your own computer games and websites? Discover your inner hacker and sign up today! 06/11/2015 - 6:30pm

Computer Programming for Beginners

Family Program, Workshop or Trip Have you ever wondered how a computer program works? Do you want to make your own computer games and websites? Discover your inner hacker and sign up today! 08/13/2015 - 6:30pm

Genetics and Our Food Supply

Workshop or Trip In this workshop, participants will meet with researchers in the field to discuss the improvement of crop plants by means of conventional plant breeding and genetic engineering. 07/16/2015 - 9:00am

Hunting Dinosaurs (and Diamonds, and Dunes)

Workshop or Trip Join Piedmont Laureate James Maxey for a two part writing workshop focused learning how to use nature and science as your muse. 06/11/2015 - 6:30pm

Hunting Dinosaurs (and Diamonds, and Dunes)

Workshop or Trip Join Piedmont Laureate James Maxey for a two part writing workshop focused learning how to use nature and science as your muse. 06/11/2015 - 6:30pm

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