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JUNIOR ASTRONOMY WORKSHOP
Friday, February 23, 2018
7:30 – 9:30 PM
Members: $10 | Non-Members: $25
For ages 5+, no exceptions.
Introduce your young scientist to the wonders of astronomy in this popular workshop! Participants will tour the current sky in the Bentley Planetarium, receive and learn how to use a rotary star chart, and observe the sky through small telescopes and our 20″ telescope in the Observatory.
*The Observatory is not heated so please dress accordingly. Astronomy workshops will happen rain or shine. In case of inclement weather, the Observatory will be limited to tours only.
Limited space available. Prepaid reservations required. Children must be accompanied by a paying adult. Reservations close at noon the day before the workshop. Cancellation policy: 48 hours before for full refund.
We recently received 3 prestigious awards from Georgia Association of Museums and Galleries! We want to thank all of the partners who helped make 2017 a GREAT year for all of us. Thank you Phoenix Air, the Mayo Family, WSB-TV and Glenn Burns, NASA - National Aeronautics and Space Administration, and Southeastern Planetarium Association. You can read more about our awards here: http://www.daily-tribune.com/…/10002-tellus-bhm-win-gamg-aw…
General Beauregard Lee has predicted 6 more weeks of winter-like weather. ❄️ We keep it cozy and warm inside the museum. 😊 Plus, we have dinosaurs. 🦖https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=UwLtxaQ8a-s
"...many would argue it is the best science museum around!" Come see for yourself! Plus, this weekend is Bank of America's Museums on Us weekend, so BOA cardholders get FREE ADMISSION!
Tellus Museum is not only Northwest Georgia’s premier science museum and planetarium but many would argue it is the best science museum around!
With over 120,0...00 square feet and galleries including the Weinman Mineral Gallery, The Fossil Gallery, Science in Motion and The Collins Family My Big Backyard, Tellus is a museum you don’t want your kids to miss!
Saturday, February 3, 2018
1:30 – 3 PM
Non-members: Regular Admission
HEAR EXPERTS IN THE FIELD speak on different subjects on the paleontology of Georgia!
*These discussions will be most appropriate for an audience with a basic knowledge of geology and paleontology.
1:30 PM – Cam Muskelly: “Importance of Paleontology & Outreach in Georgia”
1:50 PM – Thomas Thurman: “Oaky Woods: Correcting the Record”
2:10 PM – Robert McAfee: “Repressed Sin: Georgia’s absence of Plio-Pleistocene ground sloths (Mammalia: Pilosa)”
2:30 PM – David Schwimmer: “Southern & Northern Dinosaurs: How many & which are real?”
10 AM – 1:30 PM
Ammonites, Triceratops, and Trilobites, oh my! Join Tellus Educators to find out what makes a fossil a fossil and touch some real ancient artifacts of some amazing creatures!