Join members of the Transparent Watercolor Society of America at the museum for a Gallery Talk on the TWSA 38th Annual National Juried Exhibition.
1 - 2:30 p.m.
Virginiain 1864 saw Robert E. Lee face off against U.S. Grant in the battles of the Wilderness, Spotsylvania, North Anna and Cold Harbor.
12 - 4 p.m.
Check out these family friendly reenactors in character as Civil War soldiers. Ask them about their gear, Civil War battles and what it took to be a Civil War soldier.
1 - 4 p.m.
JoinDinosaur Discover Museum Curator Nick Wiersum in an exciting hunt for fossils along Lake Michigan, where you will discover clues to Kenosha's ancient past.
1 - 4 p.m.
Dr. Pete Makovicky, Curator of Dinosaurs at The Field Museum, will discuss the latest research and discoveries in the field of paleontology.
Richard Edwards from the UW-Milwaukee Department of Anthropology will discuss findings from archaeological excavations at several sites near Lake Koshkonong, in Jefferson County, Wisconsin.
Dr. Laurence Schiller describes the actions of the IL 55th, under the overall command of Brigadier General William T. Sherman, during the Vicksburg Campaign and gives a picture of the tensions and problems of the civilian soldiers who made up the regiment.
6:30 - 8:30 p.m.
Learn about the near and distant members of our planetary family, how to locate the planets in the night sky, and how to observe them with or without telescopes.
1 – 4 p.m.
Learn about weather, meteorology and how to monitor weather at home. Explore the tools that meteorologists use to measure and predict the weather, and make some to use yourself.
1:30 - 3:30 p.m.
As part of the immigrant experience, many new foods with different vegetables, fruits, meats, herbs and spices have been introduced to the American palette. New Peruvian immigrant Victor Olano will introduce some of his native foods.