What better way to get into the holiday spirit than by dissecting a shark? Join us at the Midwest Museum of Natural History on Saturday, December 4, 1-2:30 pm for this unique opportunity. Cost for the class is $18 for members, $20 for non-members (includes Museum admission) and is open to ages Jr. High through adult. Registration is due by Tuesday, November 30. Space is limited so register today by calling 815-895-9777.

The class will be taught by Dan Mitchell, teacher at Kishwaukee College and Hiawatha Jr/Sr High. Mitchell will guide participants through the dissection of a Spiny Dogfish Shark. These small sharks are common throughout the world and each participant will have their own specimen to work on.

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