We’re closing out our season of Curious By Nature learning all about squirrels! Join Marjorie and our friend Joel Brown (Distinguished Professor of Biology, Emeritus at the University of Illinois, Chicago) to learn all about these amazing animals!
Looking for art programming? Scientific illustrator Alexis Boersma is hosting three illustration workshops! These virtual workshops will teach participants how to capture the intricacies of insects, mammals, and plants using the Nature Museum collections as inspiration. You can also check out our full event calendar here.
In honor of Women’s History Month, we’re taking a closer look at the life and work of some of the women who were important figures in the history of the Chicago Academy of Sciences / Peggy Notebaert Nature Museum. Today, we’re taking a look at Margaret Morse Nice. Click here to learn more.