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2nd Thursday Science Talks (Dr. Dueser)

December 14, 2017 thru December 14, 2017
Time: 6:00 PM - 7:00 PM

2nd Thursday Science Talks take place on the second Thursday of each month from 6 to 7 p.m., October through May.  Attendance is free thanks to generous contributions of all sizes to the VMNH Discovery Fund.  Presentations are delivered by VMNH curators, research associates and collaborating scientists.  Geared towards audiences with a keen interest in science, the presentations also increase awareness of the varied and unique scientific career paths available for local students.

October 12
Brian Williams, Virginia Program Manager, Dan River Basin Association

November 9
Please join us for a special presentation at the Museum & Archives of Rockingham County in Reidsville, NC from 6 to 8 p.m. as we celebrate the opening of a joint exhibit highlighting the natural history of the Dan River Basin.

December 14
Dr. Raymond D. Dueser, VMNH Research Associate; Professor Emeritus, Department of Wildland Resources, Utah State University; Visiting Professor, Department of Environmental Sciences, University of Virginia

January 11, 2018
Dr. DorothyBelle Poli, Associate Professor, Department of Biology, Roanoke College

February 8, 2018
Dr. Alex Hastings, Assistant Curator of Paleontology, VMNH

March 8, 2018
Dr. Jim Beard, Senior Curator of Earth Sciences

April 12, 2018
Dr. Kal Ivanov, Assistant Curator of Recent Invertebrates

May 10, 2018
Dr. Elizabeth Moore, Curator of Archaeology

 

Homeschool Science and Engineering Academy

December 20, 2017 thru December 20, 2017
Time: 10:00 AM - 11:15 AM

The Virginia Museum of Natural History is dedicated to providing engaging science and engineering programming to homeschool students. Currently, the museum offers the Homeschool Science and Engineering Academy, a series of bi-monthly programs from September to May designed to supplement students' learning and knowledge of science, technology, engineering and math (STEM) based topics.

 

Homeschool Science and Engineering Academy

January 3, 2018 thru January 3, 2018
Time: 10:00 AM - 11:15 AM

The Virginia Museum of Natural History is dedicated to providing engaging science and engineering programming to homeschool students. Currently, the museum offers the Homeschool Science and Engineering Academy, a series of bi-monthly programs from September to May designed to supplement students' learning and knowledge of science, technology, engineering and math (STEM) based topics.

 

Doodle Bugs!

January 10, 2018 thru January 10, 2018
Time: 10:00 AM - 11:00 AM

VMNH offers children ages 3 to 5 the opportunity to experience science and engineering first-hand with the Doodle Bugs! program. The hour-long programs include imaginative stories, fun activities, games and crafts that spark creativity and curiosity.

 

Homeschool Science and Engineering Academy

February 7, 2018 thru February 7, 2018
Time: 10:00 AM - 11:15 AM

The Virginia Museum of Natural History is dedicated to providing engaging science and engineering programming to homeschool students. Currently, the museum offers the Homeschool Science and Engineering Academy, a series of bi-monthly programs from September to May designed to supplement students' learning and knowledge of science, technology, engineering and math (STEM) based topics.

 
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