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2009 complete GO TO 2010 Listings

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January

  • Planetarium Closed for Holidays
    December 22 & 24-25, 29, 31, and January 1, '09
  • 16…Star Party@Tech Terrace Park §
  • 25…Teddy Bears go home


February

  • 5…Starbucks @ 6:30pm & What’s UP! @ 7pm -- CANCELLED this month only
  • 12…†Art on Thursday: Valentine Workshop; 6:30-8pm
  • 14…*Valentine’s Family Art Workshop, 1:00-2:30pm
  • 20…Star Party@Tech Terrace Park §


March

  • 5…Starbucks @ 6:30pm & What’s UP! @ 7pm
  • 12…†Art on Thursday, 6:30-8pm
  • 14…*Family Art Workshop, 1-2:30pm
  • 17-19…Spring Break Fest @TBA, MoTTU & LLL

    Each Thursday 3:30-4:30...Art & Soul


April

  • 2…Starbucks @ 6:30pm & What’s UP! @ 7pm
  • 9…†Art on Thursday, 6-8pm
  • 11…*Family Art Workshop, 1-2:30pm
  • 17…Star Party@Tech Terrace Park §
  • 18…Volunteer Appreciation Lunch for MoTTU & LLL volunteers

Each Thursday 3:30-4:30...Art & Soul
Each Thursday evening…Telescopes for star gazing


May

  • 5-7…Environmental Awareness Week, LLL
  • 7…Starbucks @ 6:30pm & What’s UP! @ 7pm
  • 9…*Family Art Workshop, 1-2:30pm
  • 9…Environmental Awareness Day, LLL
  • 14…†Art on Thursday, 6-8pm
  • 15…Star Party@Tech Terrace Park §
  • 16…S@TM: International Museum Day, 11am-4pm; Theme: “Museums & Tourism”; Free of charge. (For schedule see Events page.)
  • 23…International Year of Astronomy Family Workshop, 10:30am-12:30pm; Ages 6-Adult. (Reservation required; 806.742.2432)

Each Thursday 3:30-4:30...Art & Soul
Each Thursday evening…Telescopes for star gazing


June

  • 4…What’s UP! @ 7pm (Astronomy only)
  • 6…West TX Wind Camp,1-3pm; Ages 9-12. (Reservation required; 806.742.2432)
  • 6…National Trails Day, LLL
  • 9-12…Summer Programs, LLL
  • 11…Art on Thursday, 6-8pm
  • 13…Family Art Workshop, 1-2:30pm
  • 16-18…Picture This! Digital Photography Camp, 1-3pm each day; Ages 8-12.
  • 19…Star Party@Tech Terrace Park
  • 22-26…Summer Programs, LLL
  • 23-25…Diggin' Up Dinos Camp, 1-3pm each day; Ages 6-10.
  • 25…Bedtime at the Museum, 7-8pm; Ages 10 and under.
  • 29-July 2…Recycle U. Camp, 1-3pm each day; Ages 9-12.


July

  • 2…What’s UP! @ 7pm
  • 7-9…Dinosaur Detectives Camp, 1-3pm each day; Ages 9-12.
  • 7-10…Summer Programs, LLL
  • 9…Art on Thursday, 6-8pm
  • 11…Family Art Workshop, 1-2:30pm
  • 11…Archaeology Family Day, LLL
  • 14-17…Summer Programs, LLL
  • 21-24…Summer Programs, LLL
  • 28-31…Summer Programs, LLL
  • 30…Bedtime at the Museum, 7-8pm; Ages 10 and under.

August

  • 6…What’s UP! @ 7pm
  • 8…Family Art Workshop, 1-2:30pm
  • 13…Art on Thursday, 6-8pm
  • 29…Renaissance Festival, 11am-4pm


September

  • 3…What’s UP! @ 7pm
  • 10…Art on Thursday, 6-8pm, $5/person, ages 18 & up
  • 12…Art on Saturday, 1-2:30pm, $3/person, families with children 4 yrs old & up
  • 19… Dino Day, 11am-4pm
  • 23… Webinar for Museum Professionals: "Audience Research and Evaluation: Why It Matters Now More Than Ever" (AAM)
  • 24…Special "laser Pink Floyd 'The Wall'" shows, 6 & 7pm
  • 28… EduSpace Display for "World Space Week"

October

  • 1… Nature Fall Film Series: "The Good, the Bad, and the Grizzly," 6:30pm, Free, Helen Jones Auditorium
  • 3… World Space Week Workshop, Theme “Space for Education” 1-3pm
  • 8… Nature Fall Film Series, 6:30pm, Free, Helen Jones Auditorium
  • 8… Art on Thursday, 6-8pm, $5/person, ages 18 & up
  • 10…Art on Saturday, 1-2:30pm, $3/person, families with children 4 yrs old & up
  • 11…Sunday Storytellers, 2 & 4pm, families with children 4 yrs old & up, call for reservation at 806.742.2432.
  • 13… EduSpace Display for "Day of the Dead and Jose Guadeloupe Posada," also, examples of items at the FREE "Day of the Dead Workshop," Oct. 24
  • 14-22Celebration Week, Lubbock Lake Landmark
  • 15… Nature Fall Film Series, 6:30pm, Free, Helen Jones Auditorium
  • 22… Nature Fall Film Series: "Elk in America & Showdown at Elk Town," 6:30pm, Free, Helen Jones Auditorium, 6:30pm, Free, Helen Jones Auditorium
  • 24… "El Dia de los Muertos" (Day of the Dead) Workshop, 1-4pm, Free; All ages, family-friendly; Video: El Dia de los Muertos, from the Institute of Texan Cultures at 1, 1:30, 2, 2:30, 3, & 3:30pm, in the Helen Jones Auditorium
  • 25…Sunday Storytellers: "St. George and the Dragon," 2 & 4pm, families with children 4 yrs old & up, call for reservation at 806.742.2432.
  • 29… College Laser Night: laserMETALLICA, 6 & 7pm
  • 29… Nature Fall Film Series: "Shadow Stalkers–Hunter, Hunted," 6:30pm, Free, Helen Jones Auditorium

November

  • 1… Film: "El Dia de los Muertos," from the Institute of Texan Cultures at 1:30– 4:30pm (every 30-minutes, last show begins at 4pm) in the HDJones Auditorium. Free, public show.
  • 5 Nature Film Series: "Thunderbeast," 6:30pm, Free, HDJones Auditorium. Free, public show.
  • 6… “When Indians Play Indian” Symposium, 9am-4:30pm, HDJones Auditorium. Contact Dr. Ethan Schmidt (806.742.1004 x.261; ethan.schmidt@ttu.edu) for details. Free, public program.
  • 8… Sunday Storytellers: "Little Red Riding Hood," 2 & 4pm, families with children 4 yrs old & up, call for reservation at 806.742.2432.
  • 12…Art on Thursday, 6-8pm, $5/person, ages 18 & up
  • 12Nature Film Series: "In the Valley of the Wolves," 6:30pm, HDJones Auditorium. Free, public show.
  • 14… *Art on Saturday, 1-2:30pm, $3/person, families with children 4 yrs old & up
  • 15… "Bring Your Doll to the Museum," EduSpace display opening event, 2-4pm. Space limited, pre-registration required. Free event.
  • 15… The CH Foundation Gallery Lecture: Changing World Gallery topic "What Killed the Dinosaurs?" by Dr. Sankar Chatterjee. At 3pm in the HDJones Auditorium. Funded by The CH Foundation. Free, public event.
  • 19… Dr. Juliana Barr Lecture, 6:30pm, HDJ Auditorium. Free, public event.
  • 19… Nature Film Series: "Christmas in Yellowstone," 6:30pm, Free, Assembly Room 2. Free, public show.
  • 22…Sunday Storytellers: "The Princess and the Pea," 2 & 4pm, families with children 4 yrs old & up, call for reservation at 806.742.2432.
  • 23… EduSpace display for the "Holiday Workshop" begins; examples of items at the "Holiday Workshop," Dec. 5. Free, public event.


December

  • 5… Holiday Workshop, 1-4pm, FREE, Family-friendly, all ages
  • 10… The CH Foundation Gallery Lecture: Taos/Southwest Gallery topic "Millicent Rogers: An Heiress in Taos," by Dr. Jill Hoffman. 3pm in the HDJones Auditorium. Funded by The CH Foundation. Free, public event.

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§ - In collaboration with South Plains Astronomy Club; weather permitting
- Art on Thursday - Activities to be announced except as indicated - program of art on the 2nd Thursday of each month Feb-2009 – adults only – charge for supplies $5 each; 6:30-8pm; Dr. Jill Hoffman
* - Art on Saturday– 2nd Saturday of each month Feb-2009 –for families with children ages 4 years-old – charge for supplies $3 each; 1-2:30pm; Dr. Jill Hoffman.
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Nature Fall Film Series is scheduled in Sculpture Court except for 11/19/09.
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