October 3, 2018

Nature Navigators Workshop at the Adams Museum

DEADWOOD – Deadwood History, Inc. will host a Nature Navigators Workshop at the Adams Museum on Saturday, October 13, 2018, from 10:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m. The workshop is $6 for museum members and $11 for non-members. The workshop is suggested for students in grades K-6. Call Amanda Brown, Education Director, at 605-578-1657 for reservations or more information. Reservations are required.

Participants are invited to explore the Adams Museum’s newest exhibit, Riches and Responsibilities: A Natural History of the Black Hills to learn about the environment, habitats, and ecosystems of the area. Youth will understand conservation and its importance in protecting the environment. In the exhibit, students will look at slides of bugs, fossils, feathers, and more at twenty times magnification and also experience the one-of-a-kind plesiosaur in its new case. Youth will explore the exhibit through fun games and hands-on activities. Light refreshments will be provided.

The workshop is co-sponsored by Deadwood History, Deadwood Historic Preservation Commission, Adams-Mastrovich Family Foundation, Bill Haas, The William Karl and Laura L. Haas Educational Endowment, Black Hills Pioneer, Spearfish Area Chamber of Commerce, Rocky Mountain Elk Foundation, and The Walter and Francis Green Trust.

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We inspire the global community by preserving and celebrating the cultural heritage of Deadwood and the Black Hills in the context of the American West through exceptional exhibits, innovative educational programs, and access to extensive collections in unique settings.

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