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April 2017

Planetarium Shows

April 1, 2017 - April 30, 2017

Black Holes: The Other Side of Infinity; Cosmic Journey: A Solar System Adventure; Destination Solar System; One World One Sky, Big Bird’s Adventure; Space Tours Live. See website for showing times.

Categories: Museums--Denver Museum of Nature and Science
Website: www.dmns.org,

Indigenous Film

April 12, 2017

Free. Monthly film series, includes a screening from a wide variety of films followed by discussion. 6:30pm. See website for titles.

Categories: Museums--Denver Museum of Nature and Science
Website: www.dmns.org,

Digital Earth: Pompeii

April 13, 2017

Gates Planetarium, 7pm. $8 member/$10/non member. Follows the aquaducts of ancient Pompeii.

Categories: Museums--Denver Museum of Nature and Science
Website: www.dmns.org,

Science Lounge- Mars

April 19, 2017

Adult evening featuring cocktails, science and entertainment. Third Thursdays, 6:30-9:30pm. $10/members; $12/nonmembers.

Categories: Museums--Denver Museum of Nature and Science
Website: www.dmns.org,

September 2017

IMAX

September 23, 2017

Wild Africa 3D, Dream Big 3D: Engineering our World, Extreme Weather 3D (ends 4/13)

Categories: Museums--Denver Museum of Nature and Science
Website: www.dmns.org,

August 2018

Stories in Stone: The Enchanted Russian Gem Carvings of Vasily Konovalenko

August 29, 2018

The Denver Museum of Nature & Science is home to 20 remarkable gem-carving sculptures by Vasily Konovalenko, the largest and best public display of his work outside of Moscow. What exactly are “the Konovalenkos”? How did they arrive in Denver? Join Park Hill resident and author Steve Nash for an exuberant trip through time to learn more about this remarkably artistic resource that is unique to Colorado. Konovalenko’s story includes Cold War intrigue and stunning twists and turns. Documentary filmmaker…

Categories: Lectures, Classes, Informational events, Museums--Denver Museum of Nature and Science
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November 2018

Prowling Predators

November 3, 2018

Explore the carnivorous creatures that call Standley Lake home while we hike the trails we share with them. Class is free! (Park pass required). All ages but children must be accompanied by an adult. Limited to 20 spaces. Explore the carnivorous creatures that call Standley Lake home while we hike the trails we share with them. Feeling skulls and pelts will allow you to get a greater appreciation of the predators that help keep our ecosystem in balance Class is…

Categories: Museums--Denver Museum of Nature and Science
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October 2019

Science on Tap: S.T.E.A.M.

October 22, 2019

The Denver Museum of Nature & Science is asking you to get your nerd on to support education. Sip cocktails from beakers, break it down at the silent disco, and expand your mind at one of five super sciencey stations. Visit www.dmns.org/OnTap Why You Can’t Miss #ScienceOnTap – Experiment and explore at five unique Science Stations that celebrate STEAM (science, technology, engineering, arts, and math). – Watch us BLOW SOME STEAM at the SMASH Demonstration Station! – Enjoy our irresistible…

Categories: Festivals and Special Events, Museums--Denver Museum of Nature and Science
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June 2020

Denver Museum of Nature & Science Summer Camp

June 8, 2020 - August 7, 2020

Summer Day Camps get brains and bodies moving! Learn and play as we experiment, create, build, ask questions, and develop a knowledge of and passion for science. Our camps are led by experienced educators, with assistance from trained teens. Scholarships available! Scholarship slots will be available for most camps and open for registration on Tuesday, February 4 by phone only. To find out if you qualify, call Guest Services at 303.370.6000, 9 a.m.–5 p.m., and answer a few short questions.…

Categories: 1_Summer Camp Guide, Museums--Denver Museum of Nature and Science
Website: www.dmns.org/visit/events-and-activities/summer-camps/,

February 2021

Lowry Speaker Series: What’s the Buzz about Bees?

February 16

Dr. Gabriela Chavarria, with the Denver Museum of Nature & Science, will talk about the Museum, wildlife and wild places in crisis, conservations efforts, and her specialty – bumblebees. Join the Lowry Speaker Series at 7pm on Tuesday, February 16, 2021 for a VIRTUAL evening with Dr. Gabriela Chavarria, Chief Curator and Vice-President of the Science Division at the Denver Museum of Nature & Science. Renowned for her research and leadership, Dr. Chavarria will enlighten our audience about the Museum,…

Categories: Lectures and Classes, Museums--Denver Museum of Nature and Science
Website: www.lowryfoundation.org,
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