February fun at the Florida Museum includes Valentine’s eve trivia, Caribbean Nights

february fun at the florida museumA Valentine’s Night at the Museum Feb. 13
Spend Valentine’s eve at the Florida Museum playing trivia games. The program fee includes admission to the “First Colony: Our Spanish Origins” exhibit and participation in Trivia Night. The museum is open from 6 to 10 p.m. for this event. Trivia begins at 7:30 p.m. The program fee is $10 per person or $15 per couple, and free for University of Florida students with a valid Gator 1 card and museum members. “A Valentine’s Night at the Museum” is for adults only (ages 18 and up). Pre-registration is required. For more information or to register visit http://bit.ly/1nleIl7 or call (352) 273-2061.

“Passport to Caribbean Nights” Feb. 19

Join the Florida Museum Feb. 19 from 7 to 11 p.m. and be transported into a tropical paradise! Proceeds from the “Passport to Caribbean Nights” gala will provide critical funds to support museum educational programs. For more information, to purchase tickets or to make a donation, visit www.flmnh.ufl.edu/passport/home or call (352) 273-2047.

Florida Museum Closed Feb. 22-24

The Florida Museum of Natural History, including the “Butterfly Rainforest” exhibit, will be closed Feb. 22-24 for preventive fumigation to protect its Lepidoptera collections and library resources. Please check www.flmnh.ufl.edu for updates or call Paul Ramey, (352) 213-0999, for more information.