January 29, 2018

Contact: Brian Quinn

"Storytime Saturday" at the Missouri State Museum

JEFFERSON CITY, MO, JAN. 26, 2018 – In celebration of Black History Month, the Missouri State Museum invites you to explore the life and work of scientist and famed Missouri George Washington Carver during "Storytime Saturday" on Feb. 3. The program will include the reading of “A Weed is a Flower: The Life of George Washington Carver” and a hands-on activity.

The program will be held at 11 a.m. in the Missouri State Museum classroom in the museum's History Hall. The Missouri State Museum, which is part of the Missouri State Park system, is located on the first floor of the Missouri State Capitol. The program is targeted toward families with children 3 to 6 years of age. 

For more information, contact the museum at 573-751-2854. For information on state parks and historic sites, visit Missouri State Parks is a division of the Missouri Department of Natural Resources.