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Upcoming Events

August

August 21
Brown Bag Lunch & Lecture Series
Documentary “Secrets of the Seven Sisters”
11:30 am – 12:30 pm
Free Admission
Drinks and dessert provided.
Sponsor: Texas Pecos Trail, Norma J. McGrew, & Mr. & Mrs. Max Wright

September

September 4
Building Bots
Robotics & Engineering FunLab
5:30 – 7:30 pm
Grades K-2nd
Pre-registration is required. For more information or to register online, visit www.pbpetro.org.
Sponsor: Anadarko

September 13
Family Science Night
STEM-gineering
6:30 – 8:00 pm
6:00 pm Early Admission for MEMBERS ONLY
Hands-on Science Experiments & Activities
Free Admission
Sponsor: Chevron

September 18
Brown Bag Lunch & Lecture Series
Speaker:  Brent Hilliard, Chairman
Midland Development Corporation
11:30 am – 12:30 pm
Free Admission
Drinks and dessert provided.
Sponsor: Texas Pecos Trail, Norma J. McGrew, & Mr. & Mrs. Max Wright

September 18
Building Bots
Robotics & Engineering FunLab
5:30 – 7:30 pm
Grades 3rd-6th
Pre-registration is required. For more information or to register online, visit www.pbpetro.org.
Sponsor: Anadarko

September 22
Basin Burnout
Permian Basin Association of Directional Drillers BBQ Cook-off Competition & Music Festival
2:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Benefiting Reel Thanx, Hunt for Heroes, & Permian Basin Petroleum Museum
For more information or to buy tickets or register a cooking team, go to basinburnout.com.

September 24
Arlen Edgar Distinguished Lecture Series
Speaker: Olympia LePoint
Award-Winning Rocket Scientist, Author, TED Speaker
7:00 pm
Free ticketed event.  Call for reservations or go online to www.pbpetro.org.
Sponsor: Abell-Hanger Foundation

September 28
Birthday Bash at the Boomtown Saloon
6:30 to 11:00 p.m.
Country Themed Ticketed Event
Including dinner by Ranchland Hills Country Club, casino games, music by the Unsweet Ts, and
featured wine, beer, and mixed drinks
Raffle of Tom Lovell print, “Tumbleweed Serenade”
Visit pbpetro.org for sponsorship opportunities and details, or contact lthornton@petroleummuseum.org.

October

October 2
Building Bots
Robotics & Engineering FunLab
5:30 – 7:30 pm
Grades K-2nd
Pre-registration is required. For more information or to register online, visit www.pbpetro.org.
Sponsor: Anadarko

October 11 & 12
Docent Training
10:00 am – 2:00 pm
RSVP Required.
For more information about becoming a Museum docent or to RSVP, contact the education department at 432-683-4403 or education@petroleummuseum.org.

October 16
Brown Bag Lunch & Lecture Series
Speaker:  Dennis Bateman
Radial Drilling Services
11:30 am – 12:30 pm
Free Admission
Drinks and dessert provided.
Sponsor: Texas Pecos Trail, Norma J. McGrew, & Mr. & Mrs. Max Wright

October 16
Building Bots
Robotics & Engineering FunLab
5:30 – 7:30 pm
Grades 3rd-6th
Pre-registration is required. For more information or to register online, visit www.pbpetro.org.
Sponsor: Anadarko

October 16-18
Permian Basin International Oil Show (PBIOS)
Visit Petroleum Museum Booth G-26 at the show.

October 31
Family Science Night
Mad Science
6:30 – 8:00 pm
6:00 pm Early Admission for MEMBERS ONLY
Hands-on Science Experiments & Activities
Free Admission
Sponsor: Chevron

November

November 6
Building Bots
Robotics & Engineering FunLab
5:30 – 7:30 pm
Grades K-2nd
Pre-registration is required. For more information or to register online, visit www.pbpetro.org.
Sponsor: Anadarko

November 13
Brown Bag Lunch & Lecture Series
Speaker: John Trischitti
Midland County Library
11:30 am – 12:30 pm
Free Admission
Drinks and dessert provided.
Sponsor: Texas Pecos Trail, Norma J. McGrew, & Mr. & Mrs. Max Wright

November 13
Arlen Edgar Distinguished Lecture Series honoring Centennial Anniversary of Armistice Day
Speaker: Jeff Hunt
From Cowboys to Doughboys: Texans Go to War
7:00 pm
Free ticketed event.  Call for reservations or go online to www.pbpetro.org.
Sponsor: Abell-Hanger Foundation

November 20
Building Bots
Robotics & Engineering FunLab
5:30 – 7:30 pm
Grades 3rd-6th
Pre-registration is required. For more information or to register online, visit www.pbpetro.org.
Sponsor: Anadarko

November 22
Happy Thanksgiving!
The Museum will be closed on Thanksgiving Day.

December

December 18
Brown Bag Lunch & Lecture Series
Christmas Music Celebration
11:30 am – 12:30 pm
Free Admission
Drinks and dessert provided.
Sponsor: Texas Pecos Trail, Norma J. McGrew, & Mr. & Mrs. Max Wright

 

 

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