SPIDER PHARM: HARVESTING VENOM FOR RESEARCH AND EDUCATION with Chuck Kristensen
Tuesday, March 26, 9am – 12pm
Are you fascinated by venomous creatures? A special presentation from Spider Pharm founder, Chuck Kristensen, on collecting, breeding, and harvesting venom from spiders and scorpions for antivenin. Kristensen has been featured on Dirty Jobs and Arizona Highways TV.
Cost: $30, 10% discount for HC members
About the Highlands Center for Natural History
Formed in 1996, the Highlands Center for Natural History is a non-profit organization developed to foster an appreciation for and knowledge of the natural wonders of the Central Highlands of Arizona. Operating on an 80-acre campus near Lynx Lake through a Special Use Permit with Prescott National Forest, the Highlands Center is a regional hub for lifelong learning, designed to invite discovery of the wonders of nature through on and offsite programs, supported by contributions from individuals, corporations, foundations and community partners.
Visit www.highlandscenter.org for more information.