Drop-in Family Activities

Drop in between 10:30 a.m. – 1:00 p.m. the last Saturday of the month to enjoy a special ecosystem activity for families plus all of our regular museum programming, including puppet shows, Raising Big Blue movie, and museum tours!

These drop-in sessions are designed for children 5-12 years old accompanied by an adult (not suitable for preschool-aged children). All sessions will be held at the Beaty Biodiversity Museum, with experts from the Pacific Museum of Earth making guest appearances. Note: Sign-in at the admissions desk anytime after 10:00 a.m., note that all drop-in activities will run between 10:30 a.m. and 1:00 p.m.

UNA Residents: Pre-register here to guarantee your spot at these activities!

Sea
March 25, 2017
Today we will peer beneath the ocean’s surface and discover the fascinating creatures and formations that make up life under the sea.

Air
April 29, 2017
Have you ever imagined a life above the clouds? Join us as we learn more about our climate; the movement of the wind; and the creatures that soar, swoop, and live life on the wing.

Meadow
May 27, 2017
Curious about our garden? Explore the wonderful plants, birds, and insects that make a home on the roof of the Beaty Museum.

Underground
June 24, 2017
Find out more about what goes on underground! Through hands-on activities we will learn about the soil and organisms that make up the mysterious world beneath our feet.