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Naturalist Notebook 

May 15, 2009

Teens Talk Books: Underwater Explorations

Shark Life: True Stories About Sharks and the Sea by Peter Benchley, June 6, 11.00 am in the Education Classroom

Coming face to face with the jaws of a great white shark. Chasing leaping orcas near Vancouver. Swimming with hoards of hammerheads in the Sea of Cortez. Benchley, the author of Jaws shares his many underwater adventures with sharks and other marine creatures, while helping the reader learn more about these majestic creatures, how to swim with them safely, and why it is vital for us to protect our oceans. Join us for a discussion of Benchley’s fascinating read.

Reservations: CANCELED


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