Crisp Museum Hosting Family Day Feb. 24


The Rosemary Berkel and Harry L. Crisp II Museum at Southeast Missouri State University’s River Campus will celebrate a Family Day on Feb. 24 with “Rockragaous.”

This free event is scheduled from 1-4 p.m. and offers the opportunity to explore the rock cycle with an edible activity and see rocks glow in a different light. Additionally, participants may use primitive stone tools and view stone lithic displays.

James Phillips, curator of collections at the Crisp Museum, will be on hand to help identify any stone lithics participants bring to show.

Photographer Larry Braun will also be on hand to talk about his nature photography.

The Crisp Museum is located in the Cultural Arts Center at Southeast Missouri State University’s River Campus, located at 518 S. Fountain St. in Cape Girardeau, Missouri. Museum hours are 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Tuesday to Friday, 1-4 p.m. on weekends and 10 a.m. to 8 p.m. on the first Friday of the month. For more information, call (573) 651-2260 or email

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