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The Arthur Ross Terrace will be closed this morning, Tuesday, October 21, for a private cultural observance. You many observe smoke and/or fire coming from the Terrace at that time. The FDNY has been notified in advance, and all safety precautions are in place. The Terrace will reopen at 1 pm.

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Live Bat Encounter

October 5, 2013

Live Bat Encounters

Learn about bats from around the world up-close and personal! Rob Mies, TV personality, conservation biologist, bat expert, Director of the Organization for Bat Conservation and author, has appeared on many television shows including The Tonight Show, The Ellen Degeneres Show, and The Today Show. Rob is the co-author of the book Stokes Beginners Guide to Bats. His research includes work with the endangered Indiana Bat of the United States, endangered Rodrigues Fruit Bat in the Indian Ocean, and the threatened Spectacled Flying Fox Bat in Australia.

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New York, NY 10024-5192
Phone: 212-769-5100

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except on Thanksgiving and Christmas
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