Explore Like Lewis and Clark Summer Camp!

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We love to help you Explore Your World, and this summer we will be exploring like Lewis and Clark! During this three-day camp, your child will discover the wonders of animals, plants, and Native American cultures as they embark on their very own expedition at the Anniston Museums and Gardens. 

Explore Like Lewis and Clark Summer Camp is for children ages 7-13. Camp is $130 per child and members receive a $15 discount. Lunch is included. Pre-registration is required. Register online at www.ExploreAMAG.org or call 256-237-6766. Last day to register is Friday, June 10. 

For additional information or questions, please contact our Education Director at 256-237-6766 x 421 or amageducation@annistonal.gov. 

61st Anniversary of the Freedom Riders! 

Freedom Riders Anniversary

Join us as we celebrate the 61st Anniversary of the Freedom Riders! 

Where: Zinn Park (101 W 14th St, Anniston, AL 36201)

When: Saturday, May 14th | 12:00pm- 8:00pm 

Schedule of Activities:

12:00-3:30 Anniston Greyhound BusDepot, board the replica bus, self-guided Model City Tour
4:00-5:00 Meet Freedom Riders JoanMulholland and Ameen Tuungane 
5:00-6:00 Anniversary Program
6:00-8:00 Movie in the Park: PBSAmerican Experience, Freedom Riders Movie

Insect Pinning Workshop!

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Insect Pinning Workshop 

Saturday, May 28, 2:00pm – 3:30pm 

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Are you fascinated by our six-legged friends? Would you like to start your own insect collection? Join the education team and learn how to pin and mount insects like a pro. Create stunning and intriguing displays or show off your new entomology skill. 

Register online at www.ExploreAMAG.org or call 256-237-6766. This workshop is limited to 15 people, ages 10 and up. Pre-registration is required by Friday, May 27. Workshop tickets are $5 per person. Anniston Museums and Gardens members receive a $2 discount per registrant. 

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Playing in the Past: Medieval Games!

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Join us at the Berman Museum for a fun-filled day of games dating back to before written history! This month we will be featuring games from medieval Europe, including some that may look familiar to games we play today! All Ages are welcome! 

This program is included in museum admission and it is free for all AM&G Members! 

Aquatic Center | Swim Classes!

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The Anniston Aquatic & Fitness Center (130 Summerall Gate Rd, Anniston, AL 36205) will be hosting Swim Classes twice a week, on Tuesdays and Thursdays starting March 1, 2022! 

See below for class times for each age range: 

6 months to 3 years – 5:30 PM to 6:00 PM
4 years to 6 years – 6:00 PM to 6:30 PM
7 years and older – 6:30 PM to 7:00 PM

Amazing Adaptations: Eyes!

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Animals have the amazing ability to adapt to their environment in a variety of ways. Join our Education team any time between 1:00pm and 3:00pm in the exhibit halls as we explore how animals use their eyes to survive and thrive in their environments.

This program is included in museum admission and free for AM&G members.

Playing in the Past: Games from the Western Frontier!

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Are you looking for some family fun this winter? Join us as we kick off our new Berman Museum series, Playing in the Past: Games from History. Games predate written history, and are an essential part of all cultures and human interaction. This month, we will play games from the American frontier, where life was exciting and ever-changing, but also challenging. Games provided a way for people to socialize and take a break from the constant work necessary for survival. All ages are welcome!

This program is included in museum admission and free for AM&G members. 

Amazing Adaptations: Mimicry!

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Animals have the amazing ability to adapt to their environment in a variety of ways. Join our Education team any time between 1:00pm and 3:00pm in the exhibit halls as we explore how some animals use mimicry and disguise to help them survive!

This program is included in museum admission and free for AM&G members.