Fascinating lectures, debates, events, and programs on scientific and cultural topics that range from the fossil-hunting to climate change.

Upcoming Offerings

MadhouseEffect

The Madhouse Effect

September 29, 2016

The award-winning climate scientist Michael E. Mann and the Pulitzer Prize–winning political cartoonist Tom Toles describe their new book The Madhouse Effect.

Celebrate Pacific Northwest Coast Cultures

Celebrate Pacific Northwest Cultures

October 1, 2016 - May 6, 2017

We invite visitors to experience the cultures represented in the iconic Hall of Northwest Coast Indians through a series of live activities guided by Museum educators. 

Past Offerings

Arches National Park

Celebrate National Parks! The Naturalist

June 29, 2016

Drawing on Roosevelt’s diaries and expedition journals, museum naturalist Darrin Lunde will discuss Roosevelt’s life and legacy as a champion of scientific inquiry and wilderness.