9 - 11 a.m.
All veterans and soldiers are welcome to stop in for some coffee, kringle and conversation. Visit the Museum's Veterans Memorial Gallery. At 11 a.m. there will be a ceremony honoring all those who have served as well as those who serve today. Free and open to the public.
Have you ever been walking around the dinosaur gallery and had a question about the collection or paleontology you want answered? Have you ever wondered what goes on in the lab? Join DDM Curator of Education Nick Wiersum for a guided tour around the Museum and have all your questions answered!
6:30 – 8:30 p.m.
Learn about the near and distant members of our planetary family. Studied from Earth-based telescopes and dozens of robotic spacecraft, there is much that has been learned about the insides and outsides of Earth's fellow planets.
1:30 - 3:30 p.m.
Watch a demonstration and have a hands-on experience making Vietnamese spring rolls. Also included on the menu is curry chicken over rice.
1:30 - 3:30 p.m.
Do you think you might have a Civil War ancestor? Learn the basics of genealogical research using U.S. records and the Internet.
1 - 4 p.m.
This is a drop-in program for families with free activities at the Kenosha Public Museum and Dinosaur Discovery Museum. Sponsored by the Friends of the Museums.
Presented by Dr. David Wagner, this slide lecture traces the history and evolution of American Wildlife Art.
9:30 - 11:30 a.m.
Kids in 1st-5th grades learn how to put together no cook snacks like fruit kabobs and veggie roll-ups that are fun to make, healthy to eat, and perfect for after school, after practice or anytime.
Show your support by visiting the Kenosha Public Museum (5500 First Ave.), Civil War Museum (5400 First Ave.) and Dinosaur Discovery Museum (5608 Tenth Ave.) on International Museum Day.
10 - 11:30 a.m.
How we satisfy our hunger pains influences many of our daily decisions. It was no different for people of the Civil War era. Sweets such as cakes, jams and jellies influenced thought and behavior.