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Posted on: July 2, 2020

[ARCHIVED] Take-out Family STEM Night

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The Museum of Nature & Science, 411 N. Main St., will have “Take out Family STEM Night” material kits available for pick up Wednesday, July 8,and on July 15 and July 29. “Take out Family STEM Night” kits are free, but require a reservation. To reserve a kit contact Stephanie Hawkins at or call 575/522-3120 by 4 p.m. the day before pick up. Kits are available while supplies last. Pursuant to state health guidelines, social distancing measures will be in place and mask-wearing is highly encouraged.

July 8 Animal Anatomy Exploration: Pick up a guide for a virtual frog dissection hosted by the Nature Center’s Curator of Living Collections.

July 15 MARS2020: Build a Mars Rover. Design, build, and test a cardboard Mars rover in celebration of NASA’s Mars2020 mission launch of the Perseverance rover.

July 29 Zombie Survival School: Explore Newton’s laws of motions while fending off a horde of miniature zombies by building a tiny catapult and bow and arrow.

The Museum of Nature & Science is accessible from RoadRUNNER Transit Route 1, Stop 2. For information, visit the website at: or follow us on Facebook and Instagram @LCMuseums.

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