Cape Cod's Nature Place

The Cape Cod Museum of Natural History


Talking Turkeys: Lunch 'n Learn


Lunch & Learn

Talking Turkeys


Naturalist Irwin Schorr

 Thursday, November 16, 2017 at 11:30am.

 As we approach our Thanksgiving holiday, join CCMNH volunteer naturalist, Irwin Schorr, for an enlightening and fun-filled program on the history of turkeys, the myths surrounding them, and their importance to Americans as a Thanksgiving meal. The discussion will  encompass a general talk about the difference between wild and domestic turkeys, was the turkey really part of the Pilgrim’s meal, why do turkeys have both dark and white meat, will they really drown in a rain storm, and how did Wild Turkey Bourbon get its name? All you ever wanted to know about turkeys but were afraid to ask!!!

 Question & Answer period to follow.

Irwin Schorr has been a Field Guide leader and program presenter at CCMNH for over 10 years. In addition, he has been involved in the training of new volunteer field guides.

This program is appropriate for people of all ages, including school age children.

Admission: Non-Member $25 / Member $15 / Includes Program, Box Lunch & Museum 

Advance Tickets Recommended: 508-896-3867, ext. 133 

Sandwich choices include Roast Beef, Turkey Club or Tomato Basil

For more information or reservations please call: 508-896-3867, ext. 133