The Museum invites you to attend the opening reception for the 2017 Illustrating Nature exhibit Friday, May 5th, starting at 5:30 p.m. Each year. the Museum partners with the prestigious Science Illustration Program at CSUMB Extended Education to present art in the service of science. V
The 2017 Walk of Remembrance will begin with introductions at the Pacific Grove Museum of Natural History and include light refreshments.
Monthly meetings of the Monterey Peninsula Audubon Society are free. Members and non-members are welcome. Meetings are held at the Pacific Grove Museum of Natural History, at the corner of Forest and Central in Pacific Grove. Doors open at 7 p.m. with soft drinks and cookies provided by MPAS hospitality.
On May 10th, SPG will host Tama Olver with Citizens' Climate Lobby . The preferred climate solution of Citizens’ Climate Lobby is known as Carbon Fee and Dividend.
Don't miss engaging and educational programs of the CNPS general meetings. All are welcome at these free presentations held at 7:30 p.m. on the second Thursday of every other month at the Pacific Grove Museum of Natural History.
Adults and children are all welcome to hear from gem and mineral experts and enthusiasts at the Carmel Valley Gem and Mineral Society monthly meetings. These free monthly meetings are held at the Museum at 7 p.m. on the second Friday of each month (except June and December.) Interested members are also welcome to attend the club's board meeting, held at the same location one hour before the general meeting.
Join us for the next meeting of the Natural History Book Club on Thursday, May 18th, starting at 6 p.m. In May we will discuss the book, "The Hidden Life of Trees: What they Feel, How they Communicate-Discoveries from a Secret World," by Peter Wohlleben.
On Saturday, May 20th, Night Owl returns to the Pacific Grove Museum of Natural History with Play Full Ground!
The Museum hosts Dr. Ed Thornton, professor of oceanography with the Naval Postgraduate School on Thursday, May 25th, from 6-7:30 p.m. for his lecture, "Alongshore sediment transport, rip currents and erosion in southern Monterey Bay."
Join us for Birds, Feathers, and Flight as we explore a fascinating world of winged wonders. Meet a live bird of prey up close, learn about the California Condor with the Ventana Wildlife Society, make a bird craft to take home, and explore one of the largest bird collections on the west coast. Science Saturday is free for everyone, fun for all ages, and runs from 10:a.m. - 3 p.m. on May 27th.
Science Saturday is free and open to all.