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Family Programs Discovery Room The Discovery Room will be open for extra morning hours during spring break from April 19–April 26. Through January 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 Member Programs Take Flight: An Evening Bat Encounter and Reception Join us for an exclusive members Evening Bat Encounter with Joseph D’Angeli, director of the Wildlife Conservation and Education... Friday, November 2, 2018 | Sold Out After-Hours Programs Día de Muertos Party Join us for a Mexican verbena full of traditional Oaxacan food, drinks, and music, with exclusive access to the Day of the Dead altar... Friday, November 2, 2018 | Sold Out Member Programs Animal Encounter: Bats with Joseph D'Angeli Get an up-close and personal introduction to bats from around the world! Bat expert Joseph D'Angeli will host this unforgettable... Saturday, November 3, 2018 | Sold Out Festivals Day of the Dead Celebrate Día de Muertos in this family-friendly, full-day festival featuring altars dedicated to extinct animal species. Saturday, November 3, 2018 Planetarium Programs Frontiers Lecture: Scott Kelly: Infinite Wonder Astronaut and best-selling author Scott Kelly returns to the Museum for a special showcase of his latest book, Infinite Wonder. Monday, November 5, 2018 Science Socials SciCafe: Engineering Technologies Inspired by Nature Learn about the wide range of possible applications for some of today’s most intriguing and potentially useful new materials invented... Wednesday, November 7, 2018 Talks Seismic Robots: Through the Oceans to the Mantle Geophysicist Frederik J. Simons discusses the challenging places his scientific journeys have taken him and how autonomous floating... Tuesday, November 13, 2018 Walks, Tours, and Drop Ins Represent: A New Lens on Museum Exhibits Join us on hall tours that explore the historical context of cultural exhibits and spark dialogue about representation, perspective,... Wednesday, November 14, and Thursday, November 15, 2018 Member Programs A Weekend to reMember Museum Member appreciation weekend–special activities, access, and more for Members! Friday, November 16, 2018–Sunday, November 18, 2018 Special Events InSight Lands on Mars Join us for a real-time simulation of the landing of the InSight Mission due to reach its target on Mars’ Elysium Planitia on Monday,... Monday, November 26, 2018
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