Springfield Museums Press Releases
Dinosaur Weekend Family Fun
Springfield Science Museum
January 31, 2008
The Springfield Museums' Weekend Family Fun series will continue on Saturday, February 9, from 11 a.m.-4 p.m. with "Discovering Dinosaurs." Activities are free with the price of museum admission unless noted.
Learn all about dinosaurs with Pat the Paleontologist as he roams through the museum; 11 a.m.-1 p.m., Science Museum.
Juggle Joy performs "Why Did the Dinosaur Cross the Road;" 1 p.m., Museum of Fine Arts.
Pat the Paleontologist present "Digging in Your Own Backyard," a slide show about New England dinosaurs; 2 & 2:30 p.m., Science Museum.
Visit the special exhibit Dinosaurs! Land, Sea and Air and see moving, roaring prehistoric creatures; Science Museum. ($3 per person ages 3 and up).
Make your own prehistoric pet; 11:30 a.m.-3:30 p.m., Science Museum.
Make a flying pteranodon; noon-3:45 p.m., G.W.V. Smith Art Museum.
Dinosaur hands-on Family Science: play games and build puzzles; noon-3:45 p.m., Science Museum.
Uncover the "Mystery of the Disappearing Dinosaurs" in a special planetarium show; 2 p.m., Science Museum. (additional fee)