From Plant Press Vol. 16 no. 4, October 2013
“Congressional Night at the Smithsonian” was held at the National Museum of Natural History on the evening of July 24, 2013. The event was attended by 1,800 Congressional staff and their families, as well as 20 Members of Congress. The event encouraged Congressional staff to meet members of the museum’s research staff, engage in educational activities, and visit the museum’s exhibit halls. The evening also included the successful and dynamic debut of Q?rius – the museum’s new learning center. Sponsorship by Nissan North America, Inc. provided support and refreshments.