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August 2020

Fossil Hunting in Fillmore County

August 15 @ 1:00 pm - 5:00 pm
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One event on June 20, 2020 at 1:00 pm

One event on July 18, 2020 at 1:00 pm

One event on August 15, 2020 at 1:00 pm

One event on September 19, 2020 at 1:00 pm

One event on October 10, 2020 at 1:00 pm

Whispering Winds, 505 W Park St
Spring Valley, Minnesota 55975 United States
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Free - $45.00

Did you know that fossils older than dinosaurs can be found right here in Minnesota’s Driftless Area? This family-friendly afternoon begins At Whispering Winds, Spring Valley, where you will tour fossil collections of ancient sea creatures including Gastropods, Cephalopods, Trilobites, Fisherites, Bryozoans and Brachiopods. Then you’ll travel to 2-3 sites to hunt, all within 7 miles of Spring Valley, and collect your own fossils- guaranteed! There is always the chance that you could find ice-age fossils, Native American artifacts, cold water agates, and geodes. All ages welcome!

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September 2020

Taxidermy 101

September 12 @ 1:00 pm - 4:30 pm
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Eagle Bluff Environmental Learning Center, 28097 Goodview Drive
Lanesboro, MN 55949 United States
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$45.00

Interested in trying taxidermy? Spend an afternoon having fun and learning the easier-than-expected art of animal preservation. In this introductory class to the ancient art form of taxidermy, you’ll learn basic techniques of preparing, stuffing, and mounting animal skins. A brief introduction will set the stage for you to create your very own mouse rug or stuffed mouse in an action setting of your choice. All equipment and materials are provided, and you get to keep your mouse! Don’t worry if you’re feeling squeamish; most people find the process far less gruesome than they imagined.

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Fossil Hunting in Fillmore County

September 19 @ 1:00 pm - 5:00 pm
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One event on June 20, 2020 at 1:00 pm

One event on July 18, 2020 at 1:00 pm

One event on August 15, 2020 at 1:00 pm

One event on September 19, 2020 at 1:00 pm

One event on October 10, 2020 at 1:00 pm

Whispering Winds, 505 W Park St
Spring Valley, Minnesota 55975 United States
+ Google Map
Free - $45.00

Did you know that fossils older than dinosaurs can be found right here in Minnesota’s Driftless Area? This family-friendly afternoon begins At Whispering Winds, Spring Valley, where you will tour fossil collections of ancient sea creatures including Gastropods, Cephalopods, Trilobites, Fisherites, Bryozoans and Brachiopods. Then you’ll travel to 2-3 sites to hunt, all within 7 miles of Spring Valley, and collect your own fossils- guaranteed! There is always the chance that you could find ice-age fossils, Native American artifacts, cold water agates, and geodes. All ages welcome!

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October 2020

Fossil Hunting in Fillmore County

October 10 @ 1:00 pm - 5:00 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

One event on June 20, 2020 at 1:00 pm

One event on July 18, 2020 at 1:00 pm

One event on August 15, 2020 at 1:00 pm

One event on September 19, 2020 at 1:00 pm

One event on October 10, 2020 at 1:00 pm

Whispering Winds, 505 W Park St
Spring Valley, Minnesota 55975 United States
+ Google Map
Free - $45.00

Did you know that fossils older than dinosaurs can be found right here in Minnesota’s Driftless Area? This family-friendly afternoon begins At Whispering Winds, Spring Valley, where you will tour fossil collections of ancient sea creatures including Gastropods, Cephalopods, Trilobites, Fisherites, Bryozoans and Brachiopods. Then you’ll travel to 2-3 sites to hunt, all within 7 miles of Spring Valley, and collect your own fossils- guaranteed! There is always the chance that you could find ice-age fossils, Native American artifacts, cold water agates, and geodes. All ages welcome!

Find out more »
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