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Family Programs Discovery Room The Discovery Room is now on its school-year schedule. Passes for 40-minute sessions are available at the entrance. Through July 1, 2020 Courses and Workshops Weekend Drop-In Sessions in the Sackler Educational Lab Join us in the Sackler Educational Laboratory to meet scientists and discover cutting-edge research in human evolution. Saturdays and Sundays Special Events Student Conference on Conservation Science - New York The 10th annual Student Conference on Conservation Science – New York (SCCS-NY) will be held October 2-4. October 2, 2019 - October 4, 2019 Science Socials SciCafe: Museum Library Collections Unleashed! Join the Library’s Harold Boeschenstein Director Tom Baione to hear some of the amazing stories unearthed in the archives. Wednesday, October 2, 2019 Lectures and Talks In the Spirit of Collaboration: voices from ecology, the arts, and faith-led approaches to nature conservation Join us for an engaging after-hours discussion exploring cultural, ecological, and faith-based approaches to conservation. Thursday, October 3, 2019 Member Programs Hall Tour: National Parks on Display Join a Museum tour guide on an unforgettable exploration of the Bernard Family Hall of North American Mammals. Saturday, October 5, 2019 Planetarium Programs Frontiers Lecture: The Ancient Volcanoes of Mercury Planetary geologist Brett Denevi discusses her role on the MESSENGER mission and her studies surrounding the origin, composition,... Monday, October 7, 2019 After-Hours Programs Halloween Sleepover Spend an unforgettable night at the Museum. Bring a sleeping bag and a pillow - plus a flashlight to explore! Saturday, October 12, 2019 Member Programs Member Field Trip to the Moon Join us for a virtual trip to the Moon in the immersive Hayden Planetarium. Feel the ground shake beneath your feet as you experience... Monday, October 14, 2019 After-Hours Programs Margaret Mead Film Festival Four-day film event, with documentary films showcasing the diversity of peoples and cultures on our planet. Thursday, October 17 - Sunday, October 20, 2019 Family Programs Halloween Celebration Come trick-or-treat in the iconic halls of the Museum! Don't forget your costume. Saturday, October 26, 2019 Talks Evolution & Revolution: Transforming Medicine through Comparative Genomics What can genetic evolution teach us about our own health? Learn how faster sequencing informs modern medicine. Monday, October 28, 2019
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