No holiday celebration is complete without cheese, so get into the spirit by learning about paleo and dairy-free alternatives for cheese lovers. From cheese balls to sliced cheese, learn what ingredients give you the taste and texture you're craving. Each participant will make and take home their own cheese ball and engraved slate cheese tray.
Ages: adults 21+ Cost: $35 per participant, plus museum admission; $31.50 for BMS members Registration deadline: November 29
Did you know the Museum houses over 700,000 specimens in our collection, or that a significant part of the collection pertains to the Greater Niagara Region? Get behind-the-scenes to see what few have seen and explore our research, special, and teaching collections in themed tours taking place throughout the month. Tours are approximately 2 hours in length.
Mastodons in our Backyard: The Byron Dig Seymour isn’t the only Mastodon at the Museum! Learn more about the Museum’s Mastodons excavated from the local Genesee County dig site and take a look at the specimens that teach us about life on the Niagara Frontier over 10,000 years ago.
Ages: Adults 18+ Cost: $25 non-members (includes Museum admission) / $15 BMS members Registration deadline: one week in advance
Investigate and explore the inner workings of organisms around us! Try your hand at an advanced level dissection in the Human Lab Workshop lead by one of the Museum's education facilitators. This month, we will be dissecting Grass Frogs!
Cost: $15; 10% off for BMS Members Ages: 8+; due to the use of sharp instruments, an adult should remain present for the duration of the program
What do air, paper and people have in common? They are all things you can use to do fun and magical science that will amaze your friends! Imagine lifting someone into the air using your breath or making a paper hole big enough for you to fit your body through. These activities and more are all part of the fun!
For ages 6-12. $30/child, $22/adult; membership discount does not apply. Register at least 15 days in advance by contacting Betsy Vazquez at email@example.com or 716.896.5200 x345.