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Wednesday April 5, 2017
"World War I and America"
Spring Break 2017 visitors will be able to interact with the museum’s new temporary exhibit, “World War I and America”, sponsored by a grant received from the Library of America in partnership with the Gilder Lehrman Institute of American History and the National Endowment for the Humanities. April 6, 2017 marks the 100th anniversary of the United States’entrance into World War I. Patrons will have a chance to walk through a WWI trench, learn what life was like for the soldiers and how Owensboro’s Homefront helped the war effort. The exhibit will run from April 1st through November 11, 2017.
Time: 10:00AM-5:00PM
Location: Museum's First Floor
Wednesday April 5, 2017
"Whooo Area You" -Meet a Live Owl and Dissect an Owl Pellet
 The Daviess County Audubon Society will be on hand to teach us all about owls! We’ll take a look at special traits shared by owls from around the world and common Kentucky owls. Patrons will meet a real owl from Owensboro’s Nuture to Nature. Older children (AGES 8 AND OLDER) will be able to dissect an owl pellet to learn about owl diets.
Time: 11:00AM-12:00PM
Location: Museum's 2nd Floor Future River Heritage History Gallery