Wonderful Wednesday: What's In a Name?

Event Details

Date: June 27, 2018
Time: 10:15 am—12:00 pm
Location: Museum of York County

Event Description:

Meet at the Museum on Wednesday mornings as we encourage exploration and investigation of natural history topics with new exhibits, guest speakers and staff-led activities. Programs are recommended for children 6 years and older and their families. 

• Member Mornings begin at 9 am on all Wonderful Wednesdays from June 13 – August 8
• Presentations at 10:15 - 11:00 am | 11:15 – noon
• Have you ever wondered who decides the scientific names of plants and animals?  
• Discover fascinating stories behind how and why the names (nomenclature) were assigned. 
• Play a game to uncover the meanings behind some Latin names of common Piedmont specimens.
• Observe butterflies up close and personal. Our Butterfly Porch will be open from 11 am – 2 pm on Wednesdays. Schedule subject to change.