Upcoming Events for Families and Young People
- Garden Days
- 9:30 AM - 11:00 AM Mar 20, 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.
- First Friday Free Day
- 10:00 AM - 5:00 PM Apr 4, 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.
- "Art of Nature" Exhibit Opens!
- 12:00 AM - 12:00 AM Apr 5, 2014 at Santa Cruz Museum of Natural History
Mark your calendars for the 25th annual showing of scientific illustration. The Museum welcomes back the California Guild of Natural Science Illustrators for the always popular “Art of Nature” exhibit.