Sunday, November 25, 2018, 10:00 AM – 5:00 PM
Join us at the Museum on November 25th and peruse our Museum store merchandise for that perfect holiday gift!
Saturday, November 24, 2018, 10:00 AM – 3:00 PM
Learn about the amazing migration of the western monarch butterfly, sit in a butterfly chrysalis, dress up like a monarch, and more, all while learning about the animal that is so special to our area.
Saturday, November 17, 2018, 10:15 AM – 11:45 AM
For the next excursion of the Junior Naturalist Club, we're headed to Point Lobos State Natural Reserve on November 17th. The club will gather near the Cypress Grove trail head at 10:00 am, and will embark on a 90-minute guided walk around the reserve at 10:15.
Wednesday, November 14, 2018, 7:00 PM – 8:30 PM
Sustainable Pacific Grove presents a special screening of Call of the Forest. This film highlights the irreplaceable roles trees play in protecting and feeding the planet.
Wednesday, November 7, 2018, 7:00 PM – 9:00 PM
Tasmanian blue gum Eucalyptus, has become a prominent feature of the California landscape since it "migrated" here in the mid-19th century. Join us and sponsor Wrath Winery to discuss the history, ecology, and human impacts of Eucalyptus in California with amateur naturalist Rick Van Stolk.
Sunday, November 4, 2018, 11:00 AM – 2:30 PM
Join local science illustrator Erin E. Hunter for this afternoon workshop in the Pacific Grove Museum of Natural History's bird and mammal collection, covering topics like bird and mammal anatomy, the differences between feathers and fur, and tips for drawing animals in proportion.
Saturday, November 3, 2018, 11:00 AM – 2:00 PM
Join botanical illustrator Liana Vitousek in the Pacific Grove Museum of Natural History's native plant garden and learn the basics of plant identification, helpful tips for illustrating plants, and spend some time outside drawing!
Thursday, November 1, 2018, 6:30 PM – 8:00 PM
Author and artist, Kevin Milligan, will speak about the making of his latest book as well as offer insightful tips for how to capture light and color while painting landscapes.