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Letters from 3rd graders @ Sacred Heart Parish School in Hollister: Dear Docents, I had a lot of fun at the Museum. The best part of the museum was the touch tank. I also had fun with the fossils. Those … Continue reading
Introducing the Museum’s new blog, the Museum Buzz! If you’re reading this, you’ve discovered our new blog. It’s still young, but content will be added regularly and we hope to create a fun and interesting place for Museum members and … Continue reading
Our volunteers dedicate an amazing amount of time and energy to the Museum. As a small gesture of thanks, we arranged a field trip to visit our partners at the UC Santa Cruz Museum of Natural History Collections (MNHC). This … Continue reading
Natural history museums serve as accessible places for popular science education. For our Museum, we use the exhibits and our outstanding educational programs to connect people with nature, our Mission. Behind the public face of most museums lies the world … Continue reading
Notes from Matt Miller, Education Assistant: It has been fairly active at our little local wetland recently. With wacky weather and tsunamis things are still fairly normal and stable around the lagoon. With spring right around the corner, the birds … Continue reading
California Native Animals Mask Exhibit This week we opened a special exhibit featuring three-dimensional, mixed media animal masks made by the second grade students at Gateway School. Students conduct in depth research on native animals before creating these masks, a … Continue reading