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Upcoming Events

 April

April 4
Building Bots
Robotics & Engineering FunLab
5:30 – 7:30 pm
Grades K-6
Pre-registration required. For more information or to register online, click here.

April 18
Brown Bag Lunch & Lecture Series
William “Bill” Wren, McDonald Observatory
Dark Skies Initiative in the Oilfield
11:30 am – 12:30 pm
Free Admission
Drinks and dessert provided
Sponsor: Hahl Proctor Charitable Trust

April 27
Family Science Night: “Wild for Wildlife”
6:30 pm – 8:00 pm
6:00 pm Early Admission for MEMBERS ONLY
Hands-On Science Experiments & Activities
Free Admission
Sponsor: Chevron

May

May 2
Building Bots
Robotics & Engineering FunLab
5:30 – 7:30 pm
Grades K-6
Pre-registration required. For more information or to register online, click here.

May 9
Petroleum Hall of Fame
Induction Ceremony and Dinner
Ticketed Event with Sponsorship and Underwriting Opportunities
For more information, contact Luanne Thornton at 432-683-4403 or lthornton@petroleummuseum.org.

May 11
Energy Circle Event
Midland College & Petroleum Museum Present:
Dr. Sam G. Gibbs
Reservations Required
For more information on becoming an Energy Circle member, contact Luanne Thornton at 432-683-4403 or lthornton@petroleummuseum.org.

May 23
Brown Bag Lunch & Lecture Series
Susan Spratlen, Vice President
Pioneer Natural Resources
“How Cities and Companies Work Together”
11:30 am – 12:30 pm
Free Admission
Drinks and dessert provided
Sponsor: Hahl Proctor Charitable Trust

June

June 3
Party on the Patio
Chaparral Fan Club Members Only
Live Drive of Chaparral 2; Dinner with Jim Hall
For information on becoming a Chaparral Fan Club member, contact Luanne Thornton at 432-683-4403 or click here.

June 6
Movie Camp
Finding Dory
9:30 am – 12:00 pm OR 1:00 pm – 3:30 pm
$5 per child, ages 5 and up

June 13
Movie Camp
Trolls
9:30 am – 12:00 pm OR 1:00 pm – 3:30 pm
$5 per child, ages 5 and up

June 20
Movie Camp
Moana
9:30 am – 12:00 pm OR 1:00 pm – 3:30 pm
$5 per child, ages 5 and up

June 20
Brown Bag Lunch & Video Series
Black Gold
11:30 am – 12:30 pm
Free Admission
Drinks and dessert provided
Sponsor: Hahl Proctor Charitable Trust

June 27
Movie Camp
SING
9:30 am – 12:00 pm OR 1:00 pm – 3:30 pm
$5 per child, ages 5 and up

July

July 10-13
Summer Science Camp
Building Bots Robotics
8:00 am – 12:00 pm
Must be entering Kindergarten through 2nd grade
Museum members $80; Non-members $100
Pre-registration required. To register, click here.

July 17-20
Summer Science Camp
Building Bots Robotics
8:00 am – 12:00 pm
Must be entering 3rd through 6th grade
Museum members $80; Non-members $100
Pre-registration required. To register, click here.

July 18
Brown Bag Lunch & Video Series
At the Edge of the Volcano
11:30 am – 12:30 pm
Free Admission
Drinks and dessert provided
Sponsor: Hahl Proctor Charitable Trust

July 24-27
Summer Science Camp
STEM Art
8:00 am – 12:00 pm
Must be entering 2nd through 6th grade
Museum members $80; Non-members $100
Pre-registration required. To register, click here.

July 31 – August 3
Summer Science Camp
Earth & Space
8:00 am – 12:00 pm
Must be entering 2nd through 6th grade
Museum members $80; Non-members $100
Pre-registration required. To register, click here.

 

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