Owensboro Museum of Science and History hosting fall break events

October 9, 2018 | 3:00 am

Updated October 8, 2018 | 8:26 pm

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The Owensboro Museum of Science and History has an opportunity a day for animal lovers and several other activities for children that are staying in Owensboro for fall break.

On Tuesday at 10:30 a.m., the Junior League of Owensboro will host Kids in the Kitchen. It will feature banana ghost snacks and Q-Tip skeleton crafts.

At 2 p.m. on Tuesday, Wesselman Woods will present program on Birds of Prey, including a live Screech Owl and a live Kestrel.

On Wednesday at 10:30 a.m., Nurture to Nature Wildlife Rehabilitation Center will be at the museum and educating the public about some native Kentucky mammals, including a live flying squirrel (Hattie), a live opossum (Penelope), a life raccoon (Stella), a live groundhog (Griff) and a live red fox (Trixie.)

At 10:30 a.m. on Thursday, Debbie Taylor from Equestrian Enterprises Incorporated will present a program on some common barnyard animals, including a live miniature horse and a live goat.

On Friday at 10:30 a.m. and 2 p.m., OMSH will feature Live Snake Talk with OCHY, the museum’s resident corn snake. The program will discuss how snakes live, eat and interact with the world around them. Patrons will have a chance to touch Ochy and get their picture taken with OCHY.

All programs are free with OMSH admission. All fall break programs are sponsored by South Central Bank.

October 9, 2018 | 3:00 am

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