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Open Hours: Thursday, Friday, 10am-4pm, Saturday10am -4pm and Sundays 12-4pm Seasonal hours listed on Calendar page.
HAPPY NEW YEAR! 2019 As we reflect on the past 24 years, we gratefully think of all those who have helped the
museum in so many ways now and in the past and say, THANK YOU! It is with your support the museum continues as a educational resource.
2019 Calendar of Events All events are held at Buena Vista Museum [unless indicated at another location] BVM is located at 2018 Chester Ave, Bakersfield, CA 93301 For reservations Call 661-324- 6350
FEBRUARY Calendar of Events.
February 2nd- Family Day: Family Day. 2 Adults and up-to 6 kids only $20!
February 2nd Just for Kids: 10:30AM-noon. TBA
February 2nd -Rock,Mineral and Fossil Sale: 10AM-4PM;
February 3rd- Rock, Mineral and Fossil Sale: 12noon-4PM Continued.February 4th -Kern County Science Alliance meeting: 7pm-9pm
Feburary 9th Saturday from 10am -2pm GRAND OPENING of our Newest Exhibit a Augmented Reality Sandbox,
aka iSandBox A hi-tech INTERACTIVE sandbox that makes learning science fun!
February 13th - Reptile Club of Bakersfield meeting: 7:00 PM
February 16, 3:00 PM EARTHQUAKES IN KERN COUNTY With Geologist Tim Elam
February 21st -$2 Day: All day, all ages only $2!
For More detailed information about events, programs and please see Museum's Full Calendar of Events.
Shark Bites News
Would you like to dig fossils? Then Join the museum team on a Paleontological Dig this fall, at the Quarries near Sharktooth hill. Choose a one day, two or a three-day Dig. Half day options available too. Click here for registration form Paleo Dig Reservation Form
All attendees must be BVMNH members and at least 12 yrs of age at the time of dig. To reserve a space call 661-324-6350 or email firstname.lastname@example.org
Dear Museum Friend,
Exciting news from the BVMNH! We're buying our building, and we need your help. Please see the letter from our Executive Director.
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