Explore dinosaurs and fossils at museum in November

The University of Alaska Museum of the North is exploring dinosaurs and fossils at hands-on programs during the month of November.

Families are invited to drop in with children 5 and under at Early Explorers Fridays from 10 a.m.-noon. On Saturday, Nov. 4, children 6 and older are invited to Junior Curators. Teen Studio on Saturday, Nov. 11, offers an opportunity for young adults ages 13-18 to identify fossils and create molds. Please preregister at bit.ly/uamnteenstudio.

At Family Day: Dinos & Fossils on Saturday, Nov. 18, from noon to 4 p.m., visitors can see and touch real fossils. There is no admission fee for children 14 and under at Family Days, thanks to support from TOTE Maritime.

For more information about the museum’s programs and events, visit the website at www.uaf.edu/museum or call 474-7505.