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Spring Family Day at the Museum

Apr 1, 2017 10:00am - 2:00pm

The Old Independence Regional Museum will host the 2017 Spring Family Day Saturday, April 1st from 10am - 2pm at the museum, located at 380 South 9th Street, between Boswell and Vine Streets in Batesville. This year's program will feature "Wild Arkansas" with special programming that will include Rodney Paul with Raptor Rehab of Central Arkansas, who will bring several species of birds. Dr. Tamara Walkingstick will talk about wild, edible plants. Sandra Chandler, geologist with the Education Outreach program of the Arkansas Geological Survey will talk about rocks and minerals, and Dr. Nancy Kohn from Lyon College will talk about Arkansas amphibians. The program is free and open to the public. For more information, call 870-793-2121.