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December 7, First Saturday day of the month is Family Day2 adults and up to 6 children for $20
December 7th 9am -4pm ROCK and MINERAL SALE! LAPIDARY ROCKS (Obsidian, agate, petrified wood, and lots more! Stunning MINERALS AND CRYSTALS from Morocco, Mexico, China, India, and U.S. locations including California FOSSILS (from around the U.S., including Kern County’s Sharktooth Hill) BVM Members will receive a discount.
December 7, 10:30 am- 12 noon “Just for kids” Make a Comet model and eat it too. Join Jose Rodriguez, Director, Orion Institute of Astronomy - C.A.E.S.S and a JPL/ NASA ambassador as he presents a fun way to understand our solar system.
December 7, 3:00 PM “Roadside Geology of Kern County” With Geologist Tim Elam. California has virtually every type of rock, landform, and geologic feature known. Many significant and fascinating geologic features of California geology exist right here in Kern County. more info Calendar of Events. There will be no extra charge to attend this event…just the normal Museum admittance fee.
December 6th, 7th, 8th, 2012 PALEO DIG Would you like to be a paleontologist for a day? Do you like to dig in the dirt? Do you like a treasure hunt? Would you like to find shark teeth and other marine mammal fossils? Join the museum field guides on this adventure to the Quarries near Sharktooth hill. No experience necessary. The Museum Field Guides are there to show you where and how to dig. for registration or more information contact BVMNH 661-324-6350 or Would you like to dig fossils?
For more detials on events and programs please check out our full Calendar of Events.
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.
All attendees must be BVMNH members and at least 12 yrs of age at time of dig. To reserve a space call 661-324-6350 or email email@example.com
Dear Museum Friend,
Please see the attached message from our Board President Don Busse. It highlights the many diversified programs the museum offers for adults and children in our community and how you can help keep these programs alive and thriving. BV Community appeal 2013
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