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NC Museum of Natural Sciences Research Collection Tour (4:30 pm session)

  • Jan 29, 2014 · 4:30 PM
  • NCMNS Research Laboratory

Event Date: Wednesday,[masked] at 4:30 pm and 6:00 pm.

View prepared fish and mollusk specimens in a one hour tour of the NC Museum of Natural Sciences Research Laboratory. Scientists use the approximately 3 million specimens in this collection for identification and comparison purposes. Facility is located at 1671 Gold Star Drive off Reedy Creek Road, across the street from the National Guard entrance, and sharing the same gate with Prairie Ridge Ecostation. Not physically strenuous, wear shoes comfortable for walking and standing, no special equipment or skills needed.

Group size limited to 8 per session, please RSVP by sending email to [masked] or RSVP on our Capital Group Meetup page at:

All participants on Sierra Club outings will need to sign a standard liability waiver. You can find a copy of the liability waiver at:

Minors must be accompanied by a parent or guardian, or the parent or guardian must complete the Minor Medical Treatment Authorization and Consent form in addition to the liability waiver.

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  • Clay

    Update: Postponed due to the weather. We will reschedule. All who registered will be notified by email. Thanks for your understanding, be safe, and have fun in the snow!

    January 29, 2014

  • Mark

    Can't make it with the weather.

    January 29, 2014

  • Clay

    We'll make the call on whether to reschedule depending on how conditions look Wednesday.

    January 28, 2014

  • A former member
    A former member

    Any info on this given the current weather?

    January 28, 2014

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