Women in Science: Joan Beauchamp Procter

Saturday, April 14th 2018

10:30 AM - 11:30 AM

The Delaware Nature Society presents a program about the “herp lady,” Joan Beauchamp Procter! Hear the remarkable story of her life-long work with herpetiles, learn about the natural, compassionate housing Joan developed for these animals – still used by zoos and pet owners today – and meet some live examples of Joan’s beloved “herps”. Part of the Longwood Gardens Community Read.

Program length: 1 hour.

Everyone welcome; best for ages 7—12

All attendees enter to win free family passes to Longwood Gardens!