11 a.m. – 1 p.m. – Join us for “Words and Other Wild Things” with Poetry Alive! Children will learn about Western animals through poetry in this Poetry Alive! program presented in partnership with Brick Street Poetry. Poetry Alive! takes poetry to children in hospitals, parks, and schools. Each child will receive a free book, Words and Other Wild Things, a compilation of animal poems.
1 p.m. – 3 p.m. – The Joseph Moore Museum staff will provide insight into True Grit character Mattie Ross’ experience with the Western snakes and other creatures in this kid-friendly, family program exploring real, live snakes and other reptiles.
Eiteljorg members – Free
Non-members/General Public – Program included with admission to the museum