The Dog Catacombs of Anubis
On Tuesday, April 28 at 6:00 pm, Paul Nicholson will discuss the sacred role that dogs played in the cult of Anubis and what their mummification reveals about ancient Egyptian culture.
HMNH: The Sea Creatures in Glass exhibit will be closed temporarily, from April 9 until early May, due to construction. Please check back for details on its reopening.
The Half-Wild, Half-Captive Elephants of Burma
On Thursday, May 7 at 6:00 pm, Vicki Constantine Croke will discuss her best-selling book Elephant Company: The Inspiring Story of an Unlikely Hero and the Animals Who Helped Him Save Lives in World War II, which chronicles James Howard Williams' life. She will also provide an overview of elephants in Myanmar today, highlighting why conservationists worry about their future.