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A great event the whole family will dig!

fishes_green_river_formationCalling all fossil detectives for an evening of family fun. Dig for fossils. Experience a black-light scavenger hunt. Bring in your own fossils for identification. Catch a special prehistoric ‘Sky Tonight’ planetarium show. Temporary dinosaur tattoos, microscopes, and more! Get your passport stamped at each station, then turn in your completed passport for a prize!

Join us Saturday, July 12, from 7:30-9:30 p.m. Cost for Museum Members is $3, plus tax. Non-members pay $8, for kids ages 3-12; $10 for adults; and $9 seniors 60+. Tax is added to all prices. Registration and payment are required by July 10.

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While you’re here, don’t miss Cruisin’ the Fossil Freeway, a national traveling exhibit, on display through Aug. 10. Experience prehistoric life with murals, fossils, and fossil casts you can touch and feel! There’s even a 7-foot mammoth bone hut the kids can play in, on loan from The Mammoth Site in SD. Special thanks to the sponsor of our summer exhibit: Pershing Orthodontics.


Call us today at 402.461.4629 to register!

One more thing, mark your calendars for August 8. We’ll be hosting Kool-Aid After Dark, a great evening of family fun and the perfect way to kick-off Kool-Aid Days!

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