Burpee Museum http://northernpublicradio.org en Water Damage At Burpee Museum Of Natural History http://northernpublicradio.org/post/water-damage-burpee-museum-natural-history <p>The <a href="http://burpee.org/index.asp" target="_blank">Burpee Museum of Natural History</a> in Rockford is expected to reopen Saturday morning after a devastating water pipe break. There was a water line break in the Mahlburg Auditorium. It flooded the auditorium and the Ordovician Sea exhibit area, then "rained down through the floor" onto the collections in the basement, according to executive director Maureen Mall.&nbsp;</p><p> Fri, 27 Dec 2013 14:22:39 +0000 Jenna Dooley & Susan Stephens 41000 at http://northernpublicradio.org Water Damage At Burpee Museum Of Natural History Rick's Picks: Cheap Trick guitarist's life on display in Rockford http://northernpublicradio.org/post/ricks-picks-cheap-trick-guitarists-life-display-rockford <p>A new exhibit opened at the <a href="http://www.burpee.org/">Burpee Museum of Natural History</a> in Rockford this weekend. And this time, it isn’t dinosaur bones attracting huge crowds: it’s an eccentric musician and the things he has collected during his half-century in rock.</p><p> Mon, 13 Aug 2012 12:12:26 +0000 Susan Stephens 16642 at http://northernpublicradio.org Rick's Picks: Cheap Trick guitarist's life on display in Rockford