Florida Museum’s 39th Collectors Day and volunteer opportunities
Published: January 10, 2018 8:15 am
The Florida Museum of Natural History is holding an orientation for adults interested in learning more about volunteering. The presentation is on Jan. 17, 3–5 p.m., and will help participants identify the best match for their interests and abilities.
FLMNH 100th Anniversary Gala Celebration
Published: May 3, 2017 8:55 am
Nearly 400 guests attended the party of the century on April 22.
Florida Museum to host science speed dating event April 12
Published: April 5, 2017 7:25 am
Speed date a science subject! Join the Florida Museum for an evening of science and snacks April 12 from 7 to 9 p.m. At “Speed Science: Night at the Museum,” guests may ask scientists their most burning questions, one-on-one.
See how students turn waste into art during ‘Trashformations’ at the Florida Museum
Published: November 2, 2016 8:40 am
Ever wonder how milk jugs morph into beautiful wading birds or how gears and gadgets become gigantic bugs? See how Alachua County middle school, high school and college students transform waste into works of art on Nov. 18 from 6 to 8 p.m.
Explore the stars and space at ‘Starry Night’ Nov. 4
Published: October 6, 2016 9:00 am
Join the Museum for this FREE, fun-filled night of astronomical proportions!
Creative B Movie Series brings science and art to FLMNH
Published: July 6, 2016 8:10 am
Friday nights, July 8-29, the Florida Museum of Natural History and Creative B will host free movie screenings and explore the balance between science and art with an expert panel. “Wicked Plants” and the “Butterfly Rainforest” will be open to the public for extended hours until 7 p.m.
This month at the FLMNH: Sea Turtle and Father’s Day festivities
Published: June 1, 2016 8:05 am
Celebrate World Sea Turtle Day on June 4 and Father’s Day weekend June 18-19 at the Florida Museum of Natural History.
Special event for Girl Scouts, plus free admission for moms and military at FLMNH this month
Published: May 4, 2016 8:00 am
This month’s events include: Bring Your Girl Scout to the Florida Museum, Mothers Receive Free Admission to the Butterfly Rainforest, “Wicked Plants,” and more.
Earth Day activities and final days of First Colony exhibit this month at FLMNH
Published: April 6, 2016 8:20 am
The museum will host a large plant sale with more than 150 species of difficult-to-find and pollinator-friendly plants April 15-17 from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Also, celebrate Earth Day on April 16.
Geology events, summer camp registration this month at Florida Museum
Published: March 2, 2016 8:10 am
This month at the Florida Museum of Natural History: “Ask a Scientist: Geology,” “Can You Dig It?,” and registration begins for K-5 summer camps.