Unique programs and events on scientific and cultural topics that range from the fossil-hunting to climate change.

Past Events

June 2, 2018

Family and Childrens Programs

Join us for a special screening of Backyard Wilderness, an exuberant, beautifully shot 3D IMAX film that uncovers the amazing ecosystems all around us—from the vernal ponds where tiny reptiles lay their eggs to the suburban woods where the laws of the jungle are on full display.

Past Offerings

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Identification Day

June 16, 2018

Bring your shells, rocks, and artifacts to the annual Identification Day.

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EarthFest

April 22, 2018

Renowned artists and scholars join Museum scientists in behind the scenes tours, vibrant performances, and critical conversations focused on sustaining the beautiful planet we call home.

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Sun-Earth Day

March 24, 2018

Explore the special relationship between Earth and the Sun and learn about the delicate balance that makes our planet the perfect place to call home. 

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