Fla. Museum offers k-5 ‘Amazing Adaptations’ spring classes

January 27th, 2006

GAINESVILLE, Fla. — The Florida Museum of Natural History will offer the “Amazing Adaptations” exploration series this spring where k-5 students can visit exhibits, make crafts and stretch their imaginations in hands-on classes. Four classes, all held 10 a.m. to 12 p.m., will be offered: “Light’s Alive!” Feb. 4, “Shape Shifters” Feb. 25, “Freaky Frogs” March 11 and “Squirmy Worms and Things that Squiggle” April 22.

The cost is $15 per class for Florida Museum members and $20 for non-members. Pre-registration is required. For more information, call (352) 846-2000, ext. 277 or visit http://www.flmnh.ufl.edu/education/childrens_classes.htm.

Media Contact: Paul Ramey, (352) 846-2000, pramey@ufl.edu
Writer: Emily Banks