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Squid Dissection
Oct.21.2012 02.00PM


Colossal squids are the largest invertebrates in the world, reaching lengths up to 50 feet; they are also rarely seen.

While we won't be diving to great depths in the Antarctic to find colossal squids, we will have more common squids and learn about these fascinating cephalopods.

Each child will dissect a squid, studying its anatomy and may get the chance to draw with squid ink.

Workshop fee is $7 per child and an accompanying adult in addition to regular museum admission.

See you Sunday, October 21, 2:00 p.m.

The NATURE EXCHANGE WORKSHOPS ARE FOR AGES 5 to 10.  Registration is available online or on the day of the workshop at the Busy Bee Learning Store.

[About Kidspace:  Located on nearly four acres in Pasadena, California, Kidspace Children's Museum has more than 40 hands-on exhibits, in addition to its outdoor spaces, programs, and activities that are designed to encourage a child's growth and development through exploration of the environment, investigation in science, and artistic expression. Kidspace is located at 480 N. Arroyo Boulevard, in Brookside Park, Pasadena, California, adjacent to the Rose Bowl Stadium. Free parking is available in Rose Bowl Parking Lot I. Kidspace is open Tuesday through Friday from 9:30 a.m. to 5:00 p.m., Saturday and Sunday from 10:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. (Kidspace is open seven days a week between Memorial and Labor Days). Admission for all adults and children one year and older is $10.00. Children under one year and members are free.

Kidspace Children's Museum is a non-profit 501(c)3 organization that exists to enrich the lives of children. Kidspace is an interactive learning environment that is fun for children, families, educators and caregivers. For sign up information and for a calendar of events, please visit: or on Facebook at:  Unless otherwise noted, all programs and events will take place at Kidspace Children's Museum. Kidspace Children's Museum reserves the right to make changes to programs, times, dates, and costs.]