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Celebrate Black History Month: George Washington Carver Workshop

Thursday, February 20, 2014

1:30 p.m.3:00 p.m.

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Called the “Wizard of Tuskegee,” Dr. George Washington Carver made significant contributions in the field of botany. Learn how plants played an important role in his early life and about his later achievements in botany, agriculture, chemurgy, botanical illustration, industrial engineering and medicine. Paint with plants and plant a peanut to take home for further observation.

Register at (718) 886-3800, ext. 230 or


Queens Botanical Garden
43-50 Main Street
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$6 per child, appropriate for ages 6-12

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Queens Botanical Garden

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(718) 886-3800

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