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Courses and Workshops The Art of Diorama Discover how the Museum’s dioramas are made from start to finish and hear behind-the-scenes stories about how they were made. Six Thursdays, January 24–February 28, 2019 Planetarium Programs Frontiers Lecture: The Terrain of Venus with Martha Gilmore Planetary geologist Martha Gilmore describes her research studying our neighboring planet’s terrain. Monday, February 4, 2019 Walks and Tours Winter Lunchtime Bird Walks In Central Park Ornithologist Paul Sweet guides you through three Central Park habitats to observe the varied bird species that make New York... Six Tuesdays, February 5–March 12, 2019 Science Socials SciCafe: Science of Love Join neuroscientist Bianca J. Marlin as she discusses her research on emotional bonds between humans. Wednesday, February 6, 2019 Member Programs Hall Tour: Akeley Hall of African Mammals This guided tour of the Museum's iconic Akeley Hall of African Mammals takes visitors across the diverse topography of Africa... Saturday, February 9, 2019 After-Hours Programs A Night at the Museum Sleepover for Grown-Ups Built on the successful A Night at the Museum sleepover program, this version of the popular event has been designed for adul... Friday, February 15, 2019–Saturday, February 16, 2019 Member Programs Animal Encounter: Reptiles Join us for an exclusive animal encounter with Museum scientists Lauren Vonnahme and Arianna Kuhn from the Department of Herp... Saturday, February 23, 2019 Planetarium Programs Astronomy Live: Exoplanets and the Search for Water in the Universe Jackie Faherty, Mark Popinchalk, and Steve Beyer embark on a journey in search of water in our solar system and beyond. Tuesday, February 26, 2019 Science Socials SciCafe: The Raw Truth About Cooking Join Rachel Carmody as she explains how processing increases the calories we extract from food. Wednesday, March 6, 2019 Member Programs Hall Tour: David S. and Ruth L. Gottesman Hall of Planet Earth Join a Museum tour guide on an exploration around the globe and back in time in our newly renovated Gottesman Hall of Planet... Saturday, March 9, 2019
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