The Utah Museum of Natural History is offering more than 30 sections of short courses in science during the summer for children from 4 to 6 and from the first through the third grade in its Museum Seedlings Program.

Topics will include dinosaurs, endangered species, all types of animals, rain forests, sea life, birds, Utah wildlife, chemistry and physics.The museum will use exhibits, the Dinosaur Discovery Room, Tracy Aviary and Hogle Zoo as resources and all courses will include hands-on experiences. Dinosaur classes will include a visit to the museum's Dinamation exhibit of life-size animated dinosaurs.

Most courses are $29 per child with a discount for multiple course registrations. For more information, contact the museum's education department at 581-4887.