Upcoming Events

March 2020

March 1, 2020 | 7am

Landmarks Video: March 2020

Landmarks Public Art Program

Landmarks Video presents Mungo Thomson's The American Desert (for Chuck Jones), 2002. The work will be on public view daily throughout the month of March 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

March 5, 2020 | 9 am

Experimentation – Light, Spirit and People I Know

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March 5 - April 1 Artists Reception: Saturday, March 7, 1-3:30 p.m.   March brings us a kaleidoscope of styles, textures and imagination. Michael McCarthy works with wood, metal and found objects in his delightful folk art carvings. This pairs well with Betty Jameson’s colorful abstract paints. Beth Shapiro says, it's about the colors, the shapes and lines, contrasts and subtleties, depths and movements within the paintings.  The portraits of Helen Green try to find moments and expressions that convey a goal. Tying all this together is life in Austin is portrayed by Beverly Deutsch.   Hours: Tuesday – Saturday, 9 a.m. – 4 p.m.

March 5, 2020 | 10am

Homeschool Day at the Science Mill- Math and Art

Science Mill

Explore careers that combine art and mathematics at the Science Mill’s March Homeschool Day! Make some amazing math-based art to display at home, and see how art can be a hands-on tool for exploring mathematical concepts, including 3D shapes, fractal patterns and the formula for Pi. 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. 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. Learning Lab $5. Activity Hours: 10am - 2:00pm Museum Hours: 10am - 4pm Facebook event: https://www.facebook.com/events/507271659987607/

March 7, 2020 | 9:00 am

Explore UT — Discover What’s Next at TMM!

Texas Memorial Museum

Join TMM for Explore UT, a campus-wide event providing visitors an opportunity to explore the richness of the university’s scholarship and knowledge. Learners of all ages will experience a variety of programs that are engaging and inspiring. Special Scheduled Activities:
  • Fossil Identifications: Bring your fossil finds to the Paleo Lab for identification by a paleontologist and learn about the science of paleontology. 9 am-4:40 pm. (1st floor)
  • UT's Microscopic World: Discover the diversity of microscopic creatures living in aquatic habitats around the UT campus. 11 am- 2:40 pm. (2nd floor)
FREE ADMISSION TO THE MUSEUM!

March 7, 2020 | 2:00pm

2020 Artist-In-Residence

Flower Hill Foundation

Flower Hill is honored to announce our 2020 Artist-in-Residence, Rosa Walston Latimer. You are invited to join Ms. Latimer for a presentation and conversation on Kick Ass Women You Should Know.

Tickets $15

Must RSVP to attend

Light refreshments will be served.

Presentation will take place at Flower Hill.

Parking can be found at

1312 W. 6th St Austin TX 78703

The West Side Village Parking Lot

March 9, 2020 | 10am

Robot Mania: Spring Break at the Science Mill

Science Mill

The Science Mill has Robot Mania this Spring Break! For two weeks (March 9-13 and March 16-20), they’ll be racing, building and coding robots at special pop-up stations all over the museum. Grab an iPad and head to the mBot obstacle course to race against other robot operators. Step behind the joystick to maneuver extreme K’Nex machines. Ready to build your own robot? Design and program a one-of-a-kind creation!  Robot Mania activities will take place Monday-Friday, and the museum will also be open Saturday and Sunday. Check the Science Mill website for activity dates and times.  Contact: info@sciencemill.org Location: Science Mill, 101 S. Lady Bird Lane, Johnson City, Texas 78636 Museum Hours: 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   

March 10, 2020 | 10am

Robot Mania: Spring Break at the Science Mill

Science Mill

The Science Mill has Robot Mania this Spring Break! For two weeks (March 9-13 and March 16-20), they’ll be racing, building and coding robots at special pop-up stations all over the museum. Grab an iPad and head to the mBot obstacle course to race against other robot operators. Step behind the joystick to maneuver extreme K’Nex machines. Ready to build your own robot? Design and program a one-of-a-kind creation!  Robot Mania activities will take place Monday-Friday, and the museum will also be open Saturday and Sunday. Check the Science Mill website for activity dates and times.  Contact: info@sciencemill.org Location: Science Mill, 101 S. Lady Bird Lane, Johnson City, Texas 78636 Museum Hours: 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 

March 11, 2020 | 10am

Robot Mania: Spring Break at the Science Mill

Science Mill

The Science Mill has Robot Mania this Spring Break! For two weeks (March 9-13 and March 16-20), they’ll be racing, building and coding robots at special pop-up stations all over the museum. Grab an iPad and head to the mBot obstacle course to race against other robot operators. Step behind the joystick to maneuver extreme K’Nex machines. Ready to build your own robot? Design and program a one-of-a-kind creation!  Robot Mania activities will take place Monday-Friday, and the museum will also be open Saturday and Sunday. Check the Science Mill website for activity dates and times.  Contact: info@sciencemill.org Location: Science Mill, 101 S. Lady Bird Lane, Johnson City, Texas 78636 Museum Hours: 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 

March 11, 2020 | 5:30 pm

Drinking About Museums–AMP Happy Hour

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Join us for Austin Museum Partnership's March Happy Hour.
 
The AMP's #DrinkingAboutMuseums Happy Hour is a low-key networking opportunity for museum professionals to meet and collaborate.
 
-Come talk shop, and hear about upcoming exhibits and programs at other local museums.
-Catch up on the up-and-coming trends and issues in the museum world.
-Troubleshoot with others and ask for advice.
-Learn about job opportunities, or discuss partnership ideas.
 
#atxmuseums

March 12, 2020 | 10am

Robot Mania: Spring Break at the Science Mill

Science Mill

The Science Mill has Robot Mania this Spring Break! For two weeks (March 9-13 and March 16-20), they’ll be racing, building and coding robots at special pop-up stations all over the museum. Grab an iPad and head to the mBot obstacle course to race against other robot operators. Step behind the joystick to maneuver extreme K’Nex machines. Ready to build your own robot? Design and program a one-of-a-kind creation!  Robot Mania activities will take place Monday-Friday, and the museum will also be open Saturday and Sunday. Check the Science Mill website for activity dates and times.  Contact: info@sciencemill.org Location: Science Mill, 101 S. Lady Bird Lane, Johnson City, Texas 78636 Museum Hours: 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