Missoula Rocks: The History & Geology of Downtown Missoula

Montana Natural History Center 120 Hickory St., Missoula, MT

Location: Downtown Missoula. We will meet in Caras Park by the pavilion/stage. Date: Monday, August 2 Time: 9:00 a.m. – 11:00 a.m. REGISTER HERE Bruce Baty, geologist and educator, and Kristjana Eyjolfsson, education director at the Historical Museum at Fort Missoula, will lead you on this fascinating downtown tour. We will visit select iconic buildings, learning about both […]

$20 – $25
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Virtual Naturalist Book Club #2

Virtual Zoom Classroom

Date: Monthly, on the first Monday of the month Time: 6:30 p.m. Location/Platform: Virtual Zoom Classroom Joining our free naturalist book club is a wonderful way to become acquainted with excellent nature books and to meet other like-minded naturalists! Look forward to each month as you discuss what you have read, enjoying various perspectives and […]

Free

Backroom Tour of the Philip L. Wright Zoological Museum

Philip L. Wright Zoological Museum DBS Health Sciences 104, University of Montana, 32 Campus Drive, MISSOULA, MT

Date:  Wednesday, August 4 Time: 6:00 - 7:30 pm Location: Philip L. Wright Zoological Museum DBS Health Sciences 104, University of Montana, 32 Campus Drive Join Wildlife Biologist and Museum Volunteer Samantha Getty for a tour of the usually hidden backrooms of the Philip L. Wright Zoological Museum. From shrews and songbirds to eagles and […]

$10 – $15

Backroom Tour of the Philip L. Wright Zoological Museum

Philip L. Wright Zoological Museum DBS Health Sciences 104, University of Montana, 32 Campus Drive, MISSOULA, MT

Date:  Friday, August 6 Time: 6:00 - 7:30 pm Location: Philip L. Wright Zoological Museum DBS Health Sciences 104, University of Montana, 32 Campus Drive Join Wildlife Biologist and Museum Volunteer Samantha Getty for a tour of the usually hidden backrooms of the Philip L. Wright Zoological Museum. From shrews and songbirds to eagles and […]

$10 – $15
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Saturday Kids’ Activity

Montana Natural History Center 120 Hickory St., Missoula, MT

Drop in any time between 1:00 and 3:00 p.m. for a hands-on kids' activity. Aug. 7 Creepy, Crawly and Completely Wonderful Insects We will go outside to our nature adventure garden to capture insects then look at them with our kid magnifiers. We'll also look at lots of our beautifully preserved butterflies, beetles and more. […]

Free with Admission

Summer Master Naturalist Course

Montana Natural History Center 120 Hickory St., Missoula, MT

Our certification courses consist of at least 40 hours of instruction in a mix of lectures, in-class labs, and outdoor field trips. We’ll cover a wide breadth of topics with the goal of giving you an essential foundation of skill and knowledge on which you can build. Monday-Friday, August 9 - 13, 2021 9:00 a.m. – […]

$395 – $425
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Saturday Kids’ Activity

Montana Natural History Center 120 Hickory St., Missoula, MT

Drop in any time between 1:00 and 3:00 p.m. for a hands-on kids' activity. Aug. 7 Creepy, Crawly and Completely Wonderful Insects We will go outside to our nature adventure garden to capture insects then look at them with our kid magnifiers. We'll also look at lots of our beautifully preserved butterflies, beetles and more. […]

Free with Admission
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Saturday Kids’ Activity

Montana Natural History Center 120 Hickory St., Missoula, MT

Drop in any time between 1:00 and 3:00 p.m. for a hands-on kids' activity. Aug. 7 Creepy, Crawly and Completely Wonderful Insects We will go outside to our nature adventure garden to capture insects then look at them with our kid magnifiers. We'll also look at lots of our beautifully preserved butterflies, beetles and more. […]

Free with Admission

Birdwatching at Lee Metcalf Wildlife Refuge

Lee Metcalf Wildlife Refuge

Location: Meet at the Visitor Center at Lee Metcalf Wildlife Refuge, Stevensville, MT Date: Monday, August 23 Time: 9:00am - 12:00pm We will meet at the Visitor's Center at Lee Metcalf to use spotting scopes at the ponds then we will stroll through the forest for a different variety of birds at the Wildlife Viewing Area […]

$5 – $10

Saunter with a Naturalist in the Evening

Montana Natural History Center 120 Hickory St., Missoula, MT

REGISTER HERE Date: August 24 Time:  5:00 – 7:00 pm If you prefer a morning saunter, join us on August 26. Learn more here. August Location: Kelly Island (Spurgin Road access) Location will vary month to month (in the Missoula Valley) Bring your curiosity and your own naturalist knowledge and join MNHC Naturalist Ser Anderson […]

$5 – $10