Jeff Krinks, Adventure Science Center
Adventure Science Center Seeks Collectors for Annual Exhibition
Collectors’ Day to be held March 9
NASHVILLE, Jan. 16, 2013—Do you collect bobble heads, squished pennies or movie memorabilia? Door knobs, spatulas or key chains? Adventure Science Center invites you to display your prized collection at its annual Collectors’ Day on Saturday, March 9.
Anyone interested in exhibiting a collection must register by Feb. 1.
Collections tentatively scheduled to be on display are:
- PEZ dispensers
- Hand-painted Japanese animation cels
- Porcelain boxes
- Sand from around the world
- Rocks and fossils
- Inflatable yard decorations
- Foreign coins
- Winnie the Pooh
- Antique bottles
In addition to displaying personal collections, Collectors’ Day will include fossil and mineral identification by Alan Brown, director of Middle Tennessee State University’s Mineral, Gem, and Fossil Museum. Visitors can bring their unidentified rocks or stones and find out what type they are from an expert geologist.
About Adventure Science Center
For more than 65 years, Adventure Science Center has brought science to life for students, teachers and families in Middle Tennessee, Southern Kentucky, Northern Alabama and beyond. The Center offers hands-on, interactive exhibits and engaging programs that encourage visitors of all ages to explore how science is relevant in their lives. Adventure Science Center encourages imagination and curiosity in a fun, dynamic learning environment. For more information, call (615) 862-5160 or visit www.adventuresci.org.
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