Dr. George Washington Carver: the Wizard of Tuskegee - East Elmhurst Library

Date: 03/12/13
Hours: 4pm
Ages: YE,TW
95-06 Astoria Blvd. - 718-424-2619
East Elmhurst, NY 11369

Description: Dr. Carver made significant contributions to the sciences. In this program, children in grades 3-5 will learn the important role plants played in his early life that led to his later achievements in botany, agriculture, chemurgy, botanical illustration, industrial engineering, and medicine. Participants will paint with botanicals and plant a peanut to take home for further observation.