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COVID-19 update: The Museum is closed to maintain health and safety, but a selection of programs are available online.

Member Programs Member Spring Bird Walks in Central Park Join a Museum ornithologist on a walking tour to observe the vibrant spring migration of birds in Central Park. Eight Tuesdays, Wednesdays, Thursdays, or Fridays, March 31–May 22, 2020 Special Events Scientists at Home: Bugs, Bugs, Bugs! Entomologist Lou Sorkin and Museum Curator Jessica Ware share facts about insects, and introduce you to creepy crawly guests. Thursday, May 7, 2020 Planetarium Programs Field Trip Mars: Live Watch Party Fly over canyons, hover past impact craters, and trace the trackways of the exploration rover, Opportunity on this real-time flyover. Friday, May 8, 2020 Special Events Trivia Night: A Game of Bones Pour yourself a glass of your favorite drink, and join our virtual trivia game co-hosted by the Museum and the NYC Trivia League. Wednesday, May 13, 2020 Special Events Scientists at Home: The Deep Ocean Get to know some of the inhabitants of the dark regions of the sea, and learn how scientists study these remote locations. Thursday, May 14, 2020 Special Events Birds of Prey Nests, Eggs, and Hatchlings The Cornell Lab of Ornithology’s Bird Cams team share highlights of Osprey, Barred Owl, and Red-tailed Hawk nests. Friday, May 15, 2020 Special Events Hall Tour: Ancient Sharks Explore ancient sharks, including Megalodon, stingrays, and more in this guided tour of the Hall of Vertebrate Origins. Tuesday, May 19, 2020 Special Events Scientists at Home: Reptiles and Amphibians Join Museum herpetologists Lauren Vonnahme and Arianna Kuhn, who will share some exciting facts about snakes and frogs. Thursday, May 21, 2020 Special Events Microscopic Safari Join microbiologist Sally Warring to explore the wonderful microbial wildlife living all around us. Friday, May 22, 2020 Special Events Hall Tour: Falcons, Egrets, and More View birds from the Florida Everglades to New Jersey Palisades in this pre-recorded tour of the Hall of North American Birds. Tuesday, May 26, 2020 Festivals SpaceFest at Home Tune in to this online festival to celebrate the first US human mission to space in almost a decade. Wednesday, May 27