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Upcoming Events

June

June 6-7
STEAM Sprouts Mini-Camp
9:30 – 11:00 am
Ages 4-5
Museum members $40; Non-members $50
Pre-registration required. To register, click here.
Sponsor: Occidental Petroleum

June 9
Chaparral Pit Crew Fan Club Party on the Patio
6:00 – 8:00 pm
Featuring a Chaparral 2 Live Drive, Dinner, and Q&A with Jim Hall.
The party is a free, ticketed event for Chaparral Pit Crew Fan Club Members ONLY.
Reservations are required. RSVP to Luanne Thornton at lthornton@petroleummuseum.org or 432-683-4403 by May 30th.
It’s not too late to join or renew your membership; call, email, or click here to become a member today!

June 11
Movie Maker Monday
The Incredibles
1:00 – 5:00 pm
Museum members $10; Non-members $15
Ages 6-12
Pre-registration required. To register, click here.
Sponsor: Apache Corporation

June 13-14
STEAM Sprouts Mini-Camp
9:30 – 11:00 am
Ages 4-5
Museum members $40; Non-members $50
Pre-registration required. To register, click here.
Sponsor: Occidental Petroleum

June 18
Movie Maker Monday
The Lego Batman Movie
1:00 – 5:00 pm
Museum members $10; Non-members $15
Ages 6-12
Pre-registration required. To register, click here.
Sponsor: Apache Corporation

June 19
Brown Bag Lunch & Lecture Series
Robert Lindsay, PhD
Significance of the O.C. Harper Red Bed Map and its influence on the growth of Gulf Oil Company
11:30 am – 12:30 pm
Free Admission
Drinks and dessert provided.
Sponsor: Texas Pecos Trail, Norma J. McGrew, & Mr. & Mrs. Max Wright

June 20-22
Summer Science Camp
Wild About Science
9:00 am – 12:00 pm
Ages 6-8
Museum members $60; Non-members $75
Pre-registration required. To register, click here.
Sponsor: Apache Corporation

June 27-29
Summer Science Camp
To Infinity… and Beyond!
9:00 am – 12:00 pm
Ages 6-8
Museum members $60; Non-members $75
Pre-registration required. To register, click here.
Sponsor: Apache Corporation

July

July 9-12
Summer Science Camp
Powered by Science
8:00 am – 12:00 pm
Ages 8-12
Museum members $80; Non-members $100
Pre-registration required. To register, click here.
Sponsor: Apache Corporation

July 17
Brown Bag Lunch & Lecture Series
Documentary “Petroleum Refining in Nontechnical Language”
11:30 am – 12:30 pm
Free Admission
Drinks and dessert provided.
Sponsor: Texas Pecos Trail, Norma J. McGrew, & Mr. & Mrs. Max Wright

July 19
Teacher Professional Development
Learning Across New Dimensions in Science (LANDS) Outreach
Hosted by Petroleum Museum and Sibley Nature Center
Held at Sibley Nature Center
9 a.m. to 3:30 p.m.
Kindergarten – 8th grade educators
Free admission. Pre-registration required.
Register online by clicking here.

July 23-26
Summer Science Camp
Rocks & Rockets
8:00 am – 12:00 pm
Ages 8-12
Museum members $80; Non-members $100
Pre-registration required. To register, click here.
Sponsor: Apache Corporation

August

August 6-9
Summer Science Camp
STEM-gineering
8:00 am – 12:00 pm
Ages 8-12
Museum members $80; Non-members $100
Pre-registration required. To register, click here.
Sponsor: Apache Corporation

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

September 24
Arlen Edgar Distinguished Lecture Series
Olympia LePoint, Award-Winning Rocket Scientist, TED Speaker & Author
7:00 pm
Free ticketed event.
Sponsor: Abell-Hanger Foundation

September 28
Birthday Bash at the Boomtown Saloon
Country-themed ticketed event
Including dinner by Ranchland Hills Country Club, casino games, music, and featured wine, beer, and mixed drinks
Raffle of Tom Lovell print, “Tumbleweed Serenade”
For sponsorship opportunities and details, contact Luanne Thornton at lthornton@petroleummuseum.org or call 432-683-4403.

 

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