AE21 Thomas Mangelsen: A Life in the Wild

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Thursday August 19

6:30 PM  –  8:00 PM


Thomas Mangelsen: A Life in the Wild

ONLINE* Thursday, August 19; 6:30 to 8 p.m.

Instructor: Thomas Mangelsen

Free | Suggested Donation $15

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Join us online Thursday, August 19 from 6:30 to 8 p.m. as world-renowned nature photographer Thomas Mangelsen pays the Arboretum a virtual visit. The photographer behind the exhibit "A Life in the Wild" on display in the Baker Exhibit Center through Sept. 5, will talk about his prolific 40-year career that has taken him to the last of the world’s wild places. You can even submit your questions in advance to


This event is free, but participants must register in advance and capacity is limited. The visit is offered courtesy of The North Carolina Arboretum Society. Donations are welcomed and support conservation-centered educational programming at the Arboretum

Thomas D. Mangelsen -- A Life in the Wild is produced by David J. Wagner, L.L.C., David J. Wagner, Ph.D., Curator/Tour Director. 

A Life in the Wild is on display daily, May 15 – September 5, 2021, from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. inside the Baker Exhibit Center. 


*Instructions for joining via Zoom will be included in a reminder email sent to registrants by the day prior to the event. Please add to your contacts to ensure our emails do not end up in your spam folder. This is presented in a webinar format. A recording will be made available to registered participants by request if they cannot attend during the scheduled time.



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