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Wake Audubon Meeting: Here There Be Dragon(flies)!

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Nature Research Center at NC Museum of Science

121 W Jones St, Raleigh, NC 27601 · Raleigh, NC

How to find us

121 West Jones Street, Nature Research Center of NC Museum of Natural Sciences. Enter doors near the giant Earth globe. Go to the 4th floor of the Nature Research Center. Be on time; the museum is closed after 5 pm

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Wake Audubon Meeting,second Tuesday of the month, at 7:30 pm to about 9:15 pm. (ARRIVE BEFORE 7:35)
Location: NATURE RESEARCH CENTER, 121 W Jones St, Raleigh, NC 27603 (the new building of the North Carolina Museum of Natural Sciences). Parking is free in the lots and streets after 5 pm.

*Be sure to arrive between 7:10 and 7:35 or you will not be able to get in to the closed museum. Proceed to the fourth floor meeting room via the elevators.

Topic: Here, There Be Dragons (Dragonflies of North Carolina)
TUESDAY, JULY 10, 2018
Join Chris Goforth, head of Citizen Science at the NC Museum of Natural Sciences, for a look at diversity, identification, and behavior of North Carolina dragonflies as well as some citizen science efforts focusing on these spectacular, watchable insects.

Free and open to the public. Thanks for joining Wake Audubon and National Audubon!

Location is (SUBJECT TO CHANGE) Nature Research Center of NCSM, 121 West Jones Street; enter via main doors near the Daily Planet Globe and proceed to the fourth floor Environmental Conference Center. Restrooms will be available but the rest of the museum is closed during our meeting. On-street parking is free in the evening (read the parking signs carefully; do not park in the electric-vehicle spot unless you are driving an EV).
Please note that at times we have to move to a different floor for the meeting due to another group reserving the room. We will update the calendar if this happens, and we will post a sign so you can find us.