Dino Safari: A Prehistoric Adventure

The Schiele Museum

September 24, 2018 - October 31, 2018 @ 9:00 AM

This event occurs daily, every 1 day(s).

Dino Safari:  A Prehistoric Adventure Travel back in time on a journey through the Mesozoic Era – the age of dinosaurs. See full-bodied models of incredible creatures that time forgot. See dinosaur fossil specimens, enjoy hands-on exploration in the Dino Safari Lab, and find out how scientists unearth stories of this ancient world.

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Nature Story Corner

Reedy Creek Nature Preserve

September 24, 2018 - October 22, 2018 @ 10:00 AM

This event occurs monthly, on the second and fourth Monday of September and October.

Settle in and get comfortable as we take a journey of imagination. Unearth the untold narratives of nature through stories and then walk about the forest exploring and engaging all of our senses.

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Creepy Nature

Schiele Museum

September 24, 2018 - May 31, 2020

This event occurs daily, every 1 day(s).

Creepy Nature is designed to share the actual science of weird and unusual plants and animals. This exhibit features horror fiction concepts like vampires, zombies, mummies, and alien invaders. Discover the truth behind these mythologies as you follow the expedition of our hero through undersea perils, mysterious jungles, forbidding swamps, and an abandoned mine. 

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Rosa Parks Farmers Market

Rosa Parks Farmers Market

September 25, 2018 - September 25, 2018 @ 3:00 PM

This event occurs weekly, on Tuesday.

The Rosa Parks Farmers Market kicks off its third season on Tuesday, June 5. Shoppers can enjoy more food options, a bigger location, and better hours! Visit the market every Tuesday from June through September. Each market will include live cooking demonstrations from area chefs, community pop-ups, music, and kid-friendly activities.

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Homeschool Day at Daniel Stowe Botanical Garden

Daniel Stowe Botanical Garden

September 26, 2018 - November 28, 2018 @ 9:30 AM

This event occurs monthly, on the last Wednesday of March, May, July, September and November.

Home-schooled students can participate in this themed programming on the last Wednesday of every other month. Include a variety of learning stations offering hands-on, guided discovery experiences with our knowledgeable instructional staff. Register online.

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Mushroom Madness Hike

McDowell Nature Preserve

September 27, 2018 @ 10:00 AM

Take a walk on the wild mushroom side in celebration of Mushroom Month. Discover the fascinating and weird world of mushrooms on a two- to three-mile hike. Participants will learn how to identify a variety of fungi commonly seen throughout the Central Piedmont. Pre-registration required.

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