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PLUS Two (2) gift certificates for Public Market ($100 value each)!
How to win:
· Take a picture with one of our dinosaurs while holding our sign or ask a staff member to take it for you.
· Give us your name and contact and post your pic with #iLoveOCPL.
· You are entered to win!
It's that easy!
Read More about People's University Dinosaurs:
It's the summer of dinosaurs, and the Ohio County Public Library in Wheeling invites patrons to learn all about the amazing prehistoric creatures in an eight-week series.
The new dinosaur series will feature paleontolgists and students of plaeontology from Pittsburgh's venerable Carnegie Museum of Natural History discussing topics ranging from defining what dinosaurs actually were to how they are related to modern birds and reptiles, to how and why they became extinct. The series will conclude with a behind-the-scenes field trip guided by the museum's principal dinosaur researcher himself, Dr. Matthew Lamanna.
Class 1: Thursday, July 21 — 7PM - What is a Dinosaur? - Instructor: Lindsay Kastroll
Class 2: Thursday, July 28 — 7PM-The Dinosaur Family Tree - Instructor: Lindsay Kastroll
Class 3: Thursday, Aug. 4 — 7PM - Tectonics & Dinosaur Dispersal - Instructor: Lindsay Kastroll
Class 4: Thursday, Aug. 11 — 7PM - Dinosaur C.S.I. - Instructor: Lindsay Kastroll
Class 5: Thursday, Aug. 18 — 7PM - Dinosaur Species of Jurassic Park - Instructor: Taylor McCoy
Class 6: Thursday, Aug. 25 — 7PM - The Evolution of Flight- Instructor: Taylor McCoy
Class 7: Thursday, Sept. 1 — 7PM - The End of Dinosaurs and Rise of Mammals - Instructor: Dr. A.R. West
Class 8: Thursday, Sept. 8 — 6PM - Finale Field Trip to Carnegie Museum of Natural History - Instructor and Guide: Dr. Matthew Lamanna
For inquiries and to register for the series, call the library at 304-232-0244 or visit www.ohiocountylibrary.org or visit the Library's Reference Desk.