The 209th anniversary of Charles Darwin’s birth is this Monday, February 12th, and Prairie State College has cooked up some fun activities to celebrate the scientific method!
Would you like to win a $5 bookstore gift certificate? Then head over to the library to participate in a Charles Darwin coloring contest! Children of Prairie State students are encouraged to compete in the under 18 category.
On Monday, February 12th, check out the Conference Center for the following:
- 1 pm and 3 pm: Activities, games, lessons from fossils and what Darwin didn’t know.
- 2 pm and 6 pm: A presentation and discussion about common misconceptions, led by Biology Professor Angela Hung.
Download the Darwin Day flyer to get a full list of activities sponsored by the PSC Natural Sciences Department, or contact Erica Lannan at 708-709-3720 for more information.
And finally, check out Charles Darwin’s beloved Shrewsbury School; it’s now the Shrewsbury Library!