Upcoming Events for Families and Young People
- Storytime at the Museum
- 10:30 AM - 11:00 AM Aug 30, 2014 at Santa Cruz Museum of Natural History
Bats. Bees. Coyotes. Anemones.
Storytime has moved to Saturdays! Drop by for nature-themed stories, explore the week’s topic with a variety of songs, games, or crafts, and check out special Museum artifacts up close.
10:30-11:00 am every Saturday
Admission is $4 for adults, $2 for seniors, kids are free! Become a member and enjoy free programs throughout the year!
- First Friday Free Day
- 10:00 AM - 5:00 PM Sep 5, 2014 at Santa Cruz Museum of Natural History
Enjoy FREE admission to the Museum on the the first Friday of every month! Visit our live animals, climb on the back of our grey whale statue, uncover fossils, grind acorns and much more.
- Garden Days
- 9:30 AM - 11:00 AM Sep 18, 2014 at Santa Cruz Museum of Natural History
Interested in native California plants and gardening in general? Join us the 3rd Thursday of every month at 9:30am in our Garden Learning Center and Pollinator Garden! Work alongside experienced Museum garden volunteers to learn all about what can be found in our garden and the surrounding Pilkington Creek area. You can even pick up a tool to join in and help our plants thrive.
Interested in becoming a regular garden volunteer? Learn more.