A GREAT family fun day!
The Sierra College Natural History Museum presents the 2013 Dinosaur Day - Science Fest: Surviving Change, on Sunday, March 10, 2013. This is a fun all-day family adventure! This year along with displays and activities surrounding the study of dinosaurs, Dinosaur Day-Science Fest will include demonstrations in paleontology and physics, and a planetarium show. This biennial event continually grows in popularity offering the community a day of lively lectures, fun activities and a chance to get an up-close look at the amazing collection of natural history specimens housed in the Museum located on the Rocklin Campus of Sierra College. Included in its collection of fossil dinosaurs are a triceratops skull, a pachycephalosaurus skull, T-rex skull replica, dinosaur leg bones, a giant theropod footprint and a full mount cast of a hypsilophodont.
Things to do:
- See live animal shows
- Learn about new technologies that help us carry on
- Examine the remarkable animals around us
- Cool Chemistry shows
- Fantastic Physics shows
- Out of this world Planetarium shows
- Make real slime with chemists
- Watch your custom t-shirt be created
- Science Club BBQ featuring Dino Nuggets
- Take a spin on the Eco Wheel
- Create your own dinosaur artwork
- Have fun with math
- Meet paleontologists and watch them prepare a real fossil
- See new exhibits in the Natural History Museum
- Be there when a dinosaur is delivered to the museum
- Much much more
Enjoy Free Parking for the day. This year's Poster Artwork contest winner is Jesse Nix of Roseville, CA. Congratulations Jesse, great job! Dino day is supported by the ASSC and Friends of the Bayley House.