Dickson Mounds Museum is hosting a new summer program series for kids ages 9 - 11 years old. Summer Fun Fridays will begin with “Nature Watch” on Friday, June 13, 2014 from 10:00 - 11:30 a.m. Participants will strengthen their nature observation skills while exploring the Museum grounds. Using binoculars, microscopes, and other tools in the field, kids may enjoy seeing a whole new world of natural science around them.
Registration is required with a deadline of Wednesday, June 11, 2014. The fee is $3 for Illinois State Museum Society members and $5 for non-members. Participants must provide their own snacks and drinks and dress appropriately for the outdoors. The Summer Fun Friday program series will be offered every Friday, June 13 - July 25 (except July 4) from 10:00 a.m. - 11:30 a.m. with a different topic featured each week. Call the Museum at 309-547-3721 to register. Visit the www.experiencedicksonmounds for more information.