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Upcoming Events

November

November 25
Happy Thanksgiving! – Museum Closed

December

December 9
Brown Bag Lunch & Lecture Series
Permian Basin String Quartet
Christmas Classics
11:30 a.m. – 12:30 p.m.
Free Admission
Drinks and dessert provided.
Sponsors: Norma J. McGrew & Hahl Proctor Charitable Trust, Bank of America, N.A. Trustee

December 24-25
Merry Christmas! – Museum Closed

January

January 1
Happy New Year! – Museum Closed

January 11
Brown Bag Lunch & Lecture Series
Speaker: James Beauchamp
Interstate 14 to Midland-Odessa
11:30 a.m. – 12:30 p.m.
Free Admission
Drinks and dessert provided.
Sponsor: Norma J. McGrew

January 27
Family Science Night
Wild for Wildlife
6:30 p.m. – 8:00 p.m.
6:00 p.m. Early Admission for MEMBERS ONLY
Hands-on Science Experiments & Activities
Free Admission
Sponsor: Chevron

February

February 1
Building Bots: Robotics & Engineering FunLab
5:30 – 7:30 p.m.
Grades K-2
Pre-registration required.
Sponsor: Oxy

February 7-11
STEAM Break
Lovin’ LEGOS
Half-day or full day options
Grades 1-6
Pre-registration required.
Sponsor: Ovintiv

February 8
Brown Bag Lunch & Lecture Series
Speaker: David Prescott, President of Talon LPE
The Effect of Environmental Cleanup at Impacted Sites
11:30 a.m. – 12:30 p.m.
Free Admission
Drinks and dessert provided.
Sponsor: Norma J. McGrew

February 15
Building Bots: Robotics & Engineering FunLab
5:30 – 7:30 p.m.
Grades 3-6
Pre-registration required.
Sponsor: Oxy

March

March 1
Building Bots: Robotics & Engineering FunLab
5:30 – 7:30 p.m.
Grades K-2
Pre-registration required.
Sponsor: Oxy

March 7-11
STEAM Break
Lovin’ LEGOS
Half-day or full day options
Grades 1-6
Pre-registration required.
Sponsor: Ovintiv

March 15
Brown Bag Lunch & Lecture Series
Speaker: Bobby Burns
Midland Fuels America
11:30 a.m. – 12:30 p.m.
Free Admission
Drinks and dessert provided.
Sponsor: Norma J. McGrew

March 15
Building Bots: Robotics & Engineering FunLab
5:30 – 7:30 p.m.
Grades 3-6
Pre-registration required.
Sponsor: Oxy

March 21
STEAM Sprouts – Fairytale STEAM
9:30 -10:30 a.m. OR 11:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m.
Ages 4-5
Mondays for 6 weeks
Pre-registration required.
Sponsor: SM Energy

March 28
STEAM Sprouts – Fairytale STEAM
9:30 -10:30 a.m. OR 11:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m.
Ages 4-5
Mondays for 6 weeks
Pre-registration required.
Sponsor: SM Energy

April

April 4
STEAM Sprouts – Fairytale STEAM
9:30 -10:30 a.m. OR 11:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m.
Ages 4-5
Mondays for 6 weeks
Pre-registration required.
Sponsor: SM Energy

April 5
Building Bots: Robotics & Engineering FunLab
5:30 – 7:30 p.m.
Grades K-2
Pre-registration required.
Sponsor: Occidental

April 11
STEAM Sprouts – Fairytale STEAM
9:30 -10:30 a.m. OR 11:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m.
Ages 4-5
Mondays for 6 weeks
Pre-registration required.
Sponsor: SM Energy

April 12
Brown Bag Lunch & Lecture Series
Speaker: Jeff Smith
Tales from the Paleo Scene
11:30 a.m. – 12:30 p.m.
Free Admission
Drinks and dessert provided.
Sponsor: Norma J. McGrew

April 18
STEAM Sprouts – Fairytale STEAM
9:30 -10:30 a.m. OR 11:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m.
Ages 4-5
Mondays for 6 weeks
Pre-registration required.
Sponsor: SM Energy

April 19
Building Bots: Robotics & Engineering FunLab
5:30 – 7:30 p.m.
Grades 3-6
Pre-registration required.
Sponsor: Oxy

April 21
Family Science Night
Splash into Science
6:30 p.m. – 8:00 p.m.
6:00 p.m. Early Admission for MEMBERS ONLY
Hands-on Science Experiments & Activities
Free Admission
Sponsor: Chevron

April 25
STEAM Sprouts – Fairytale STEAM
9:30 -10:30 a.m. OR 11:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m.
Ages 4-5
Mondays for 6 weeks
Pre-registration required.
Sponsor: SM Energy

May

May 3
Building Bots: Robotics & Engineering FunLab
5:30 – 7:30 p.m.
Grades K-2
Pre-registration required.
Sponsor: Oxy

May 10
Brown Bag Lunch & Lecture Series
Speaker: TBD
11:30 a.m. – 12:30 p.m.
Free Admission
Drinks and dessert provided.
Sponsor: Norma J. McGrew

May 17
Building Bots: Robotics & Engineering FunLab
5:30 – 7:30 p.m.
Grades 3-6
Pre-registration required.
Sponsor: Oxy

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