The Museum and its partners host many lectures at the Museum.
All monthly Audubon meetings are held at the Pacific Grove Museum on the second Tuesday of the month. All meetings are free and members and non-members are welcome! Doors open at 7:00 PM with soft drinks and cookies provided by MAS hospitality.
The City of Pacific Grove will switch to a new waste hauler, GreenWaste Recovery, Inc., this coming August. What can we expect from this new contract? You are invited to come and discover! Emily Finn will describe their services, clue us in on the changes, and smooth the transition.
A lecture by Tim Thomas, former historian/ curator for the Monterey Maritime & History Museum. Tim is a guest curator for our temporary exhibit about how the PPIE influenced Monterey's fishing industries and even the PG Museum of Natural History. $5 admission (free for Museum Members).
The Pacific Grove Museum of Natural History will host its first “PGMNH Author Series” on Saturday, June 27, from 3-5 p.m. with a free reading, Q and A, light snacks and book signing by celebrated author Claire Fullerton.
The Monterey Bay Chapter of the American Cetacean Society (ACS/MB) will join other organizations around the globe to draw attention to the most endangered cetacean on the planet - the vaquita porpoise.
During the Great Ice Age, mammoths and other now-extinct animals roamed what we know as the Monterey Bay region. Discover the evidence uncovered in a Castroville artichoke field, and learn what the research team found as they searched for evidence of the Paleo Indians who put mammoths at the top of their menus. This lecture will be presented by Mark Hylkema, the Santa Cruz District Archaeologist for California State Parks. Admission is $5 (free for Museum Members)