Microbes on the Move - Independence KS Public Library

Microbes on the Move at Independence KS Public Library

Saturday, April 2
12:00pm-4:00pm
Independence KS Public Library
220 E Maple St, Independence, KS

The KU Natural History Museum will bring its free, hands-on traveling event, Microbes on the Move, to the front lawn of the Independence, KS Public Library on Saturday, April 2, from noon until 4 p.m. Join museum staff to learn all about microbes, use hand-held microscopes to examine fungi and bacteria, explore microbe-related museum specimens, and try making your own mini microbial garden. Visitors will also enjoy creating fungal art in petri dishes. This all-ages, family-friendly event is part of a multi-year grant awarded to researchers at the University of Kansas and staff at the museum.  Explore a preview of the pop-up museum onlineFor more information, call the Independence Public Library at 620-331-3030.