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Thursday, January 12, 2017 @ 7:00 PM-8:30 PM
St. Louis County Library Prairie Commons Branch Auditorium
915 Utz Lane, Hazelwood, MO 63042 United States + Google Map
FREE and OPEN to ALL. Junior Academy members, middle and high school students welcome and encouraged to attend. Registration not required, but seating is limited! Early arrival is highly recommended!!
The Saint Louis Zoo is working to save endangered species both on our St. Louis campus and around the world. This program introduces you to the work of the Zoo’s WildCare Institute. The Zoo brings live animals to the Prairie Commons Branch Library from different continents to teach you about the diversity of wildlife on our planet! Animals Always!
Zoo Conservation is a Science in St. Louis Series partnership between The Academy of Science – St. Louis, St. Louis County Libraries, the Photosynthetic Research Antenna Center (PARC), and Washington University’s Gephardt Institute for Civic and Community Engagement (under a St. Louis project grant). Science in St. Louis is based upon work supported as part of the Photosynthetic Antenna Research Center (PARC), an Energy Frontier Research Center funded by the U.S. Department of Energy, Office of Science, Office of Basic Energy Sciences under Award Number DE-SC0001035. We also would like to thank the National Science Foundation for support awarded to Kaitlyn Faries through the Graduate Research Fellowship Program under Award Number DGE-1143954.