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Lecture: Pat Druckenmiller on the Fossil Record of Alaska

7 p.m., Cruisin’ the Fossil Coastline exhibition

University of Alaska Fairbanks paleontologist Pat Druckenmiller, PhD, discusses the Alaska’s early fossil record from the Cambrian to early Holocene.

Lecture: Pat Druckenmiller on the Fossil Record of Alaska

Family Talk: The Age of Dinosaurs Revisited

Noon to 1 p.m. Saturday, Jan. 13

Join a discussion with University of Alaska Fairbanks paleontologist Pat Druckenmiller, PhD, on how new research and fossil discoveries have changed our understanding of dinosaurs. Included with admission.

Family Talk: The Age of Dinosaurs Revisited

Family Art Class: Molds and Bones

2 to 4 p.m. Saturday, Jan. 13

Take inspiration from the fossils of the Cruisin’ the Fossil Coastline exhibition, and learn how to make “fossilized” bones in this family art class. Make molds and create resin bones and shells for “fossils” to take home. Suitable for ages 5 years and older, with adult companions required for participants under age 12. $10, members receive 10 percent discount.

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Family Art Class: Molds and Bones

Family Art Class: Drawing Dinosaurs

2 to 4 p.m. Saturday, July 14

Dinosaurs, fossils, and…cheeseburgers. This family-friendly art workshop is inspired by the dinosaurs, fossils and Ray Troll’s vivid artwork from the exhibition Cruisin’ the Fossil Coastline. Materials provided. Best for ages 6 and older.

$10 per registrant, museum members receive a 10 percent discount. Pre-registration required.

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Family Art Class: Drawing Dinosaurs

Family Art Class: Fabricating Fossils

1 to 4 p.m. Saturday, Aug. 25

Tour the Cruisin’ the Fossil Coastline exhibition for inspiration, then make “fossilized” bones in this extended, family art class. Create molds and resin bones, shells and “fossils” to take home. Suitable for artists 5 years and older, with adult companions for participants under age 12 required. $15, members receive a 10 percent discount.

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Family Art Class: Fabricating Fossils