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Ethnographic Film Series: Sons of Haji Omar

Friday, April 14, 2017
2:30 pm

Sons of Haji Omar (1978, 58 min. Afghanistan) by Asen Balikci, Timothy Asch and Patsy Asch

This film focuses on Haji Omar and his family who are members of the Lakankhel, a Pashtoon tribal group in northeastern Afghanistan. Over twelve months the film documents the family’s lives migration between spring lambing camp, markets and their winter home.

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Story Time: Fantastic Flowers

Saturday, April 15, 2017
1:00 pm

With lyrical, rhyming text and beautiful, patterned paintings, award-winning author and illustrator Susan Stockdale introduces readers to this spring’s ultimate “STEM” picture book: Fantastic Flowers. This intriguing, playful nonfiction book brings to life 17 flowers that resemble other things, from flying birds to prickly pineapples to sleeping babies. A delightful...

The Scientist is In: Human Origins

Wednesday, April 19, 2017
1:00 pm

Come meet a scientist and talk to them about their research!

Earth Optimism - Earth Day Celebration

Sunday, April 23, 2017
10:00 am

Teen Only Event! The Earth is faced with many challenges, but there are some amazing things that teens and others are doing to make a difference! Come share your voice and connect with other teens and adults that are having a positive impact on the planet. Activities will include: a teen-panel conversation, game jam, poetry prompts, interactive activities, and opportunities to talk with...

Earth Optimism - Earth Day Celebration

Sunday, April 23, 2017
2:00 pm

Public Event! The Earth is faced with many challenges, but there are some amazing things that teens and others are doing to make a difference! Come share your voice and connect with those who are having a positive impact on the planet. Experience interactive activities and talk with leaders from the Earth Optimism Summit (earthoptimism.si.edu) and the region.

The Scientist is In: Human Origins

Wednesday, May 3, 2017
1:00 pm

Come meet a scientist and talk to them about their research!

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