DAKOTA THE DINOMUMMY OPENING CELEBRATION

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North Dakota Heritage Center & State Museum
North Dakota Heritage Center & State Museum,
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Bismarck ND 58505
October 16, 2021
11:00am to 4:00pm
October 16, 2021 11:00am 4:00pm
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Join us at the public opening celebration of the newly updated Dakota exhibit, featuring talks on new discoveries about this rare dinosaur from the paleontologists, family activities, tours, and a film showing. Events are in the Russell Reid Auditorium unless otherwise noted.

11 a.m.: Building Opens to the Public.11:15 a.m.: Opening Remarks and Ribbon Cutting in the Northern Lights Atrium.12 p.m.: Book Reading by Becky Barnes -Prehistories: Dakota the Dinomummy.12:30 p.m.: "The World of Dakota" by Jeff Person.1 p.m.: "Preparing Dakota" by Becky Barnes.1:30 p.m.: "Dakota's Death and Preservation" by Dr. Stephanie Drumheller-Horton.2 p.m.: Free Viewing of "The Land Before Time" (Rated G: 1988) -Introduction by NDGS Paleontologists.

Other Activities: 12-3:30 p.m.: Behind the Scenes Paleontology Lab Tours every 30 minutes. $5/person. Learn more and register at bit.ly/DinomummyTours.

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