“Girls need to know that there is room for them in this space,” Gaby Ruiz-Colon, biologist.
It’s not a secret that FFTC loves The Bakken Museum. We love how it incorporates science, engineering, the arts, nature, and discovery. It’s everything we love all in one cool mansion that Earl Bakken purchased to house all his artifacts.
It’s so cool.
Have I mentioned that yet? Another thing we love is how they support women in science.
Gaby Ruiz-Colon, Biologist and Angela Julin, Archeologist
If we left it up to Anne to write her own bio, it would never get posted. She doesn’t enjoy talking about herself, but Anne does love exploring the Twin Cities with her family and sharing her finds here. She, her husband and their four kids are lifelong residents of St. Paul.
We’re getting ever-so-closer to the holidays, so it comes as no surprise that several of this weekend’s highlighted events are themed accordingly. However, a closer look reveals that not everything going on is focused on the season…
Time: 6-7pm Cost: Free, or $3 for VIP admission Details: The Canadian Pacific Holiday Train will be rolling through Union Depot raising food and cash donations for food banks in the U.S. and Canada. The entire train is decked out with brilliant holiday lights and musicians onboard a decorated boxcar will perform starting at 6:30. For the train’s complete schedule click here.
Time: 10am – 12pm Ages: Appropriate for ages 4-10 Cost: Free, supplies available while they last Details: Drop in and decorate your own gingerbread (OK – graham cracker) house! Frosting and candy will be provided for decoration.
Time: 11am – 5pm Ages: Appropriate for all ages Cost: Free, parking available free on side streets Details: Explore art on fabrics and fashion some art to wear yourself. Get the complete family-friendly schedule here.