Dr. George Washington Carver: the Wizard of Tuskegee

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March 12, 2013


East Elmhurst Library

East Elmhurst

Young elementary, Tween


Event 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.

Address: 95-06 Astoria Blvd.
East Elmhurst, NY 11369
Phone: 718-424-2619
Website: queenslibrary.org