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Grand Re-Opening and Ribbon Cutting

April 21, 9:00 AM5:00 PM

Spring into the Nature Center for a first look at our newly renovated Exploration Hall. All ages will enjoy looking deep into nature through the lenses of our high tech microscopes at the Investigation Station, seeing the Freshwater Aquarium with a fish eye's view in the crawl through tunnels, or rock-out in the all new Geology Hall highlighting the unique underground landscape of SE MN. 

9:00 am   Welcome and Introduction of Honored Guests - Robert Cline
Ardell Brede, Mayor
Paul Scanlon, Park and Recreation Board President
Michael Munoz, Rochester Public Schools Superintendent
Pamela Meyer, Friends of Quarry Hill Executive Director

9:30 am  Ribbon Cutting
Harry Buck, Founding Director
Greg Munson, Past Director
Pamela Meyer, Executive Director

Directors meet and greet immediately following until 10:30 am.

9:30 - 5 pm Exploration Hall Open House

*Remarks and Ribbon Cutting will take place outdoors at the East Benches.