MWOW Lecture Series -- "As the Worm Turns: Medicinal Use of Leeches"

Museum Without Walls Lecture Series


April 22

Gateway Science Museum, 7:30pm


“Saving Seeds – Just in Case”

Kristina Schierenbeck, PhD

Professor, Biological Sciences, CSU, Chico


Themed “It’s the Little Things,” series presentations will take place consecutive Wednesday evenings beginning April 1. Presentations begin at 7:30 p.m. at the Gateway Science Museum (GSM) at 625 Esplanade. The entry fee is $3, or free to museum members and CSU, Chico students with a valid student ID.


The remaining Museum Without Walls lineup is below:

April 29:

“Farm to School Efforts Supporting Behavior Change and Economic Growth in the North State”, Stephanie Bianco, Assistant Director for CSU, Chico’s Center for Healthy Communities


The Gateway Science Museum is open noon to 5 p.m. Wednesday through Sunday at 625 Esplanade in Chico. Museum admission is $6 for adults, $3 for children and students and free for museum members. For more information, please visit or call 530-898-4121.

People who require an accommodation in order to participate in the series or who have questions about accessibility should contact the Accessibility Resource Center at 530-898-5959.