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Treasures of Maine's Natural History at the Maine State Museum

Join the Friends of the Maine State Museum for the annual series of programs highlighting the museum's world class collections. All programs will be held at the Maine State Museum and are free of charge.

Wednesday, February 11, 2015 - 6:30 p.m.

The Passenger Pigeon in New England Life: From Micmac Cosmic Cycles to 19th Century Children's Games
Susan Wegner, Associate Professor of Art History, Bowdoin College

Wednesday, March 11, 2015 - 6:30 p.m.

Giants of Maine: The Scarborough Mammoth and other Ice Age Finds
Paula Work, Registrar and Curator of Zoology, Maine State Museum

Wednesday, March 25, 2015 - 6:30 p.m.

Maine Tourmalines
Carl A. Francis, Consulting Curator, Maine Mineral and Gem Museum

Wednesday, April 8, 2015 - 6:30 p.m.

Maine Wolves and Coyotes – History and Current Management Challenges
Wally Jakubas, Mammal Group Leader, Department of Inland Fisheries and Wildlife