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  1. National Fossil Day

    October 10 @ 10:00 am - 4:00 pm

    Celebrate National Fossil Day at Burpee Museum, Saturday October 10th. Special paleo-exhibit stations, fossil workshops, exclusive dino presentation, Jurassic Park Jeeps & the first 150 kids will receive real fossil shark teeth only at Burpee Museum. For more info call 815.965.3433. Visit with some local collectors and find out about their fossils which will be…

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September 29, 2015

Restoration of the Burpee Animals

Mahlburg Scholars Event Tuesday, September 29th ay 7:00 – 9:00 p.m. Matt Kapraun will speak on the “Restoration of the Burpee Animals, Taxidermy and Conservation through Hunting”

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