SciFest: Animal Kingdom Expo is an all-day event all about animals! Visitors will learn about animal science and care both at home and in the wild. Visit with animals and a variety of animal care and conservation experts. Find out more about animal-related career and volunteer opportunities you can pursue right her in the St. Louis area.
SciFest is free and open to all.
9:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. at the Saint Louis Science Center. General admission is free.
More information: slsc.org
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