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The Museum is now open, and you can still enjoy our virtual programming.

Member Programs Member Morning Hours Off-hours access on weekend mornings, for Members and their guests. Weekend Mornings Science Socials SciCafe: Shakespearean Bird Invasion Starlings are an invasive species that destroy crops, spread disease, fly into aircraft, and outcompete native birds. Wednesday, December 2, 2020 Special Events Origami Tutorial: Fold a Koi Fish Learn to fold an origami koi fish with Talo Kawasaki, one of the designers of the Museum’s Origami Holiday Tree. Thursday, December 3, 2020 Member Programs Member Evening Hours Off-hours access on Thursday evenings, for Members and their guests. Thursday, December 3, 2020 Family Programs Astronomy Online: Secrets of the Eclipse Museum astrophysicist Jackie Faherty leads us through a tour of eclipses from all angles, and with the best views. Friday, December 4, 2020 Family Programs The Scientist is In: Creative Patterns in Nature Can you tell the difference between a neuron in the human brain and dark matter in the universe? Thursday, December 10, 2020 Family Programs Discovery Squad Tour: Hall of North American Mammals This 45-minute virtual tour, for individuals on the autism spectrum and their families, is geared to ages 5 to 14. Saturday, December 12, 2020 After-Hours Programs Frontiers Lecture: Hot Takes on Cool Worlds Examining the latest controversies and recent discoveries of exoplanet research. Wednesday, December 16, 2020 Family Programs Discovery Squad Tour: Hall of Pacific Peoples This 45-minute virtual tour, for individuals on the autism spectrum and their families, is geared to ages 5 to 14. Sunday, December 20, 2020 Family Programs The Scientist Is In: Reindeer Special Find out about the cultural significance of reindeer for the Sámi people, who have been nomadic reindeer herders for centuries. Tuesday, December 22, 2020