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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 Member Programs Take Flight: Evening Owl Encounter and Reception Join us for an intimate evening owl encounter with Zoologist Jarod Miller. Friday, November 1, 2019 Member Programs Animal Encounter: Owls with Jarod Miller Join Zoologist Jarod Miller for this unforgettable presentation featuring owls from around the world! Saturday, November 2, 2019 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 2, 2019 Lectures and Talks SciChat: Exploring the Deep Sea Join Mercer Brugler, a deep-sea evolutionary biologist that uses DNA to reveal new species of black coral. Saturday, November 2, 2019 Planetarium Programs Frontiers Lecture: The First Seconds of the Universe Dan Hooper explores what scientists know about the very first seconds - and fractions of a second - after the Big Bang. Monday, November 4, 2019 Science Socials SciCafe: Climate Change and Rising Sea Levels Paleoclimatologist Maureen Raymo on evidence for climate change, and how ice sheets and sea level changed in the past. Wednesday, November 6, 2019 After-Hours Programs Sleepover: A Night at the Museum Spend an unforgettable night at the Museum. Bring a sleeping bag and a pillow - plus a flashlight to explore! Friday, November 8, 2019 Member Programs Hall Tour: Natural History of New York City Examine New York City's ecology and geology with an expert guide. Saturday, November 9, 2019 Courses and Workshops Origami Folding Fun Sessions: November 2019 Come to the Museum to learn the art of paper folding with members of OrigamiUSA. Sunday, November 10, 2019 Talks Past Earthquakes, Present Hazards How do scientists understand earthquakes that occurred in the distant past? Geophysicist Susan Hough will explain. Tuesday, November 12, 2019
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