Birds, insects, pterosaurs, airplanes and space shuttles. What do they have in common? The power of flight! Explore flight in all its forms at #ThinkandDrink on Wednesday, April 18! Featuring Brick and Barrel Brewing and CLE Urban Winery.
-Meet live birds, including owls and falcons, with our Division of Wildlife Resources.
-Go prehistoric and "ask a paleontologist" about flying reptiles in the special exhibition, #PterosaursinCLE.
-Study the flight of flies with Dr. Jessica Fox of Case Western Reserve University.
-Discover a local initiative to save migrating bird populations with Lights Out Cleveland.
-Take to the skies beyond our atmosphere with the International Women's Air & Space Museum and NASA's Glenn Research Center's Graphics & Visualization Lab.
-Compare and contrast dragonfly and damselfly wings with experts and authors of "Dragonflies and Damselflies of Northeast Ohio" Judy Semroc and Larry Rosche.
-Look at various bird wing designs with our Department of Ornithology.
-Examine flight in beetles our Department of Invertebrate Zoology.
All glassware and wine bottles will be donated to Ohio Candle Factory for upcycling. Please note that no food or drinks are permitted in Perkins Wildlife Center & Woods Garden or in the Pterosaurs: Flight in the Age of Dinosaurs exhibition.
Drink and food menus TBA!
Think & Drink with the Extinct is included with the cost of general admission. Wednesday night "after 5pm" general admission tickets are $8/person. All are welcome, though information and activities are intended for a 21+ audience.
Questions? Ask before your visit!
More information: https://www.cmnh.org/calendar/think-drink
Series Schedule: https://www.cmnh.org/thinkanddrink