The Museum and its partners host many lectures at the Museum.
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.
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.
The Museum hosts Mark Silberstein, executive director for the Elkhorn Slough Foundation on Thursday, April 20th, from 6-7:30 p.m. for his lecture, "Elkhorn Slough: window on the land/sea link."
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."