Upcoming Events

February 2020

February 1, 2020 | 7am

Landmarks Video: February 2020

Landmarks Public Art Program

Landmarks Video presents Camel Collective's Something Other Than What You Are, 2018. The work will be on public view daily throughout the month of February from 7 a.m. to 10 p.m. in the ART building atrium, located on the corner of East 23rd Street and San Jacinto Boulevard. Videos are accessible to all and free to view.

For more information: https://landmarks.utexas.edu/landmarks-video

February 1, 2020 | 9 am



February 1- March 4 Artists Reception: Saturday, February 1, 1-3:00 p.m.   Valérie Chaussonnet and Rebecca Bennett will be pairing their abstract and sometimes whimsical paintings and sculptures for a wonderful presentation. Lauryl Eddlemon’s fine art painting brings Face & Place and the love of the Southwest to life. Sylvia Crossland starts with a ball of hot lava and then her piece evolve from there using layers for depth and mystery.

February 12, 2020 | 10am

Homeschool Day at the Science Mill- Engineering

Science Mill

The Science Mill’s monthly Homeschool Day focuses on careers in engineering: use your engineering skills to take wild ideas from design to reality: A roller coaster for marbles! A maze for robots! Catapults that play catch! Challenge yourself to build crazy contraptions from unusual materials, including a sky-high tower from bamboo skewers. Register in advance for immersive Learning Labs. Plus, students can explore the museum’s 50+ unique exhibits and see “Incredible Predators 3D”. Homeschool activities will run 10am-2pm, the museum will be open 10am-4pm. Admission: 0-2 years old – free, 3-18 (or with student ID) $9.50, Adults $11, Seniors (65+) $9 and Military $5.50  Facebook Event: https://www.facebook.com/events/495403874687443/

February 15, 2020 | 12pm

Engineering Day at the Science Mill

Science Mill

Kick off Engineering Week at the Science Mill by discovering the world of engineering through the eyes of the American Society of Civil Engineers. Design and build with a host of hands-on activities led by real-life engineering professionals! Can you design a marshmallow bridge that holds weight? How will your paper tower weather gusts of wind? What's the key to building a skyscraper that doesn't topple? Find the answers to these questions and so much more at this interactive day at the Science Mill. Learn tricks of the trade, basic principles of engineering and what a day in the life of a civil engineer actually looks like. Engineering Day activities are free with admission to the Science Mill. Engineering Day activities will run 12pm-4pm, the museum will be open 10am-4pm.  Contact: info@sciencemill.org Admission: 0-2 years old – free, 3-18 (or with student ID) $9.50, Adults $11, Seniors (65+) $9 and Military $5.50 

February 29, 2020 | 10 AM

Marvelous Mammals

Texas Memorial Museum

Learn about our furry friends in this popular preschool program! FREE with paid regular admission • Story Time • Sing-a-long • Hands-on Learning Activity • Mammal-themed Craft

February 29, 2020 | 10am

SciDive Grand Opening at the Science Mill

Science Mill

Help the Science Mill open a BIG present for its 5th anniversary: the grand opening of SciDive, a new 4D virtual reality experience that’s the only one of its kind in central Texas! Put on SciDive’s immersive VR headset and use your arms to control the full-body motion table; suddenly, you’re a sea turtle, exploring your coral reef home. See one-day only screenings of Our Blue Planet 3D and The Last Reef 3D, participate in ocean-themed science activities, and see special live presentations on the differences between sea turtles, turtles and the Science Mill’s African spurred tortoises. PLUS: Door prizes, a 15% discount at the Science Store and a gift with purchases over $40! Visit the Science Mill’s website for more information on how to reserve your spot for our new 4D experience.