During a hunt in 1902, President Theodore Roosevelt refused to kill a Black Bear. After political cartoons depicting the incident were published, toy-makers started creating “Teddy Bears.”
SECOND SATURDAY Family Day
Date: March, 9th 2013 11:00 am - 4:00 pm
“Women’s History Month”
This SECOND SATURDAY is all about HERstory! We’ll celebrate both the traditional and not so traditional roles of women & girls throughout history with women-centered activities and demonstrations will be going on throughout the museum. Kids Club members will learn a medieval dance and make flower garlands to wear in their hair!