CARTERSVILLE, Ga. (AP) - North Georgia's Tellus Science Museum
plans to announce its affiliation with the Smithsonian Institution.
Representatives from Tellus and the Smithsonian plan to gather
at the museum in Cartersville to announce the partnership Saturday
Tellus spokesman Joe Schulman said in a statement that the
museum is excited to have this recognition in its first year of
operation. The museum opened its doors in January.
Schulman said the affiliation brings with it many benefits,
including access to the Smithsonian's collection.