Science Saturdays will be held the first Saturday of every month and will feature numerous events hosted by BRIT’s botanists. For Saturday, July 2, Science Saturday will include the following:
- Plant Identification Clinic – bring that mysterious plant that’s growing in your backyard and the BRIT botanists will tell you what it is.
- Demonstrations of BRIT’s digital herbarium.
- BRIT’s Plant Preservation Studio – See how scientists create herbarium specimens.
- BRIT Library reading room and Burk Children’s Library – visit two of the most renowned botanical libraries in the Southwest.
- BRIT Press publications will be on display and available for purchase.
- Saturday guided tours of the Herbarium and Library will be provided at 10:30 a.m. and 12:30 p.m.
BRIT, located near TCU in the Fort Worth Cultural District is also open weekdays, Monday through Friday from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. For more information on BRIT click here.