When: Thursday, June 8 | A more detailed schedule is listed below.
RSVP: Required! Please call by Monday, June 5 to let us know you are coming: (402) 461-2399
Where: Hastings Museum
Who: All Members! Not a Member yet, purchase a membership before June 5 and join us.
Tickets: The meal, activities, and admission to the exhibits and planetarium are included with membership. Tickets to ‘Dinosaurs of Antarctica’ are required, but you are welcome to use the theatre passes that are included with your membership, if you have not yet used them.
Description: This is a great evening! In one night Members can recoup their entire cost of membership. Join us for a free Runza meal and activities for families & kids. Call in your RSVP today.
- ‘Dinosaurs of Antarctica’ in 2D & Fossil Talk: 4:30-5:45 & 6:30-7:45 p.m.
- NEW planetarium show, Unveiling the Invisible Universe: 5:15, 6:15 & 7:15 p.m.
- Meal: 5-7 p.m.
- Activities for kids and families: 5:30-7 p.m.
Special Guest: Shane Tucker
Shane Tucker, highway paleontologist with the University of Nebraska State Museum, Morrill Hall
He’s Nebraska’s Highway Paleontologist who travels throughout the state collecting fossils threatened by highway construction. A UNL graduate and native of York, Tucker was always interested in paleontology. Highlights of his career include excavating a partial plesiosaur and partial mosasaur from northeast Nebraska as well as rhino skeletons at Ashfall Fossil Beds.
Sun, Earth, Universe
NEW Hands-On exhibit exploring Earth science, planetary science, and astrophysics that encourages kids to imagine what the future of Earth and space might hold.