Exhibition Programs for Arctic Sanctuary: Images of the Arctic National Wildlife Refuge
TEDx Youth@Bruce Event: Protection of National Wildlife Refuges
Saturday, March 26, 2011 — 1:00 pm - 4:00 PM
This independent TEDx event is operated under license from TED. For youth audiences only (age 15-25) by invitation. Reservations required. Please contact Mary Ann Lendenmann for more information: firstname.lastname@example.org.
Science Lecture Series 2010 – 2011: Our National Parks, Preserves and Refuges
Sunday, March 27, 2011 — 2:00 pm
The Art and Science of the Arctic in two lectures:
- Ecological Diversity in the Arctic National Wildlife Refuge: A Field Biologists Perspective
Fran Mauer, Biologist, Fish and Wildlife Service
- Landscape Photography in the Arctic National Wildlife Refuge: One Photographer's Vision and Experience
Jeff Jones, Arctic Sanctuary Photographer
Reservations begin two weeks before the lecture. The lecture is free to Museum members and students with id. Non-members: $5 at the door. Call 203-869-0376, ext. 420
Documentary and Lecture: America’s Wildest Refuge
Sunday, April 3, 2011 — 2:00 pm - 4:00 PM
Documentary and Lecture: America’s Wildest Refuge. This program begins with the screening of the Alaskan Geographic’s newest film, America’s Wildest Refuge, which explores the Arctic National Wildlife Refuge with spectacular footage and commentary. The hour-long film will be followed by brief presentations by Franklin Bloomer, founder of Greenwich’s Calf Island Conservancy, and Rick Potvin, US Fish & Wildlife Service and Manager of Stewart B. McKinney Wildlife Refuge, talking about our local wildlife refuges and efforts to preserve our natural world for future generations. This presentation is made in conjunction with the Museum’s exhibition Arctic Sanctuary: Images of the Arctic National Wildlife Refuge and is free with Museum admission.