October 7, 2007

Special Event . . . Presenting the third-annual Carnivorous Nights TAXIDERMY CONTEST on November 2 . . .

Don't miss the year’s most beastly Day of the Dead event . . .

The Carnivorous Nights Taxidermy Contest
Friday, November 2, 2007 at 8 PM
@ Union Hall
  • Enter your taxidermy to win!

  • Show off your beloved moose head, stuffed albino squirrel, sinuous snake skeletons, jarred sea slugs, and other specimens. Compete for prizes and glory!

  • Don’t miss the wild taxidermy talk by beast master Brian Wiprud, author of Stuffed, Pipsqueak, and Tailed

  • Prizes for best stuffed creature, most interesting biological oddity, and more!

  • Meet—and try to beat!—last year’s Grand Champion of taxidermy, Takeshi Yamada of the Museum of World Wonders

  • Plus! Taxidermy-inspired tunes and video . . . and ferocious specialty drinks

CONTEST RULES: The contest is open to taxidermy (homemade, purchased, found), preserved and jarred specimens, skeletons, skulls, gaffs … and beyond. (Note: Wet specimens must remain in their jars.)

ENTRANTS: Please arrive at Union Hall at 7 pm to log in your beast or specimen, and contact
secretscienceclub@gmail.com to pre-register. Share your taxidermy (and its tale) with the world!

SPECTATORS: Cheer on your favorite specimens!

No cover charge. Just bring your beastly self. Doors open at 7:30. LIMITED SEATS AVAILABLE.

Union Hall, 702 Union St. (at 5th Ave.) in Park Slope, Brooklyn, p: 718.638.4400

For more information, contact secretscienceclub@gmail.com