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Professional Development



Looking for S.L.I.M.E.: Snails and Slugs of Los Angeles

July 18, 2015, 9 am - 1 pm

Snails and slugs are a common and an under-researched animal around Los Angeles! Join Museum malacologist, Dr. Jann Vendetti, in discovering and collecting species living in Expo Park, and take back resources to the classroom to get your students involved in this new citizen science project.

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Mummies: New Secrets from the Tombs

August 1, 2015, 9 am - 1 pm

Get ready for our exciting new temporary exhibition, Mummies: New Secrets from the Tombs, by attending this workshop.  Learn about Egyptian and Peruvian cultures and get priority booking for exhibit tours, which begin September 21st for your students.

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All Professional Development at NHM is free unless otherwise noted. To ensure we are taking advantage of our resources, let us know if you cannot attend so we can offer opportunities to others. Registration for Educator Workshops opens three weeks before the Workshop date.





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