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120 Hickory Street, Suite A
Missoula, MT 59801 United States
406.327.0405

September 2019

Hunting & Gathering Lecture Series: A Big Year of Birding and Beyond

September 4 @ 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
Montana Natural History Center, 120 Hickory Street, Suite A
Missoula, MT 59801 United States
Free – $10
Hunting & Gathering 2019 Lecture Series Logo

Join us for a further exploration of the tradition of hunting and gathering, from food and clothing to the naturalist’s habit of creating collections. Each of our six speakers will share their expertise, from identification and use of the object of the hunt to identifying the landscape or phenology clues that will help hunters and gatherers to find what they’re looking for. The speakers for our fourth lecture are birders and authors Sneed B. Collard III and his son, Braden.…

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miniNaturalist Pre-K Program

September 5 @ 10:00 am - 11:00 am
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An event every week that begins at 10:00 am on Thursday, repeating until May 28, 2020

Montana Natural History Center, 120 Hickory Street, Suite A
Missoula, MT 59801 United States
Free with admission

The miniNaturalist Pre-K Program engages young children in the exploration of the natural world through fun, hands-on activities and games. Emphasis is on observation, sensory skills, and imagination to cultivate a positive connection with nature at an age when children are just beginning to investigate the world around them. Each month features a new theme: January: Animals in Winter February: Diggin’ Dinos and Fossils March: Wild River Animals April: Spring Birds May: Spring Surprises No programming June-August. September: Forest Friends October: Creepy Crawlies November: Deer, Moose, and More…

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Naturalist Field Day: Birding Adventure!

September 7 @ 10:00 am - 4:00 pm
Montana Natural History Center, 120 Hickory Street, Suite A
Missoula, MT 59801 United States
$70 – $80
a group of adults birding in the woods for the Master Naturalist course

Location: Meet at MNHC (we'll travel to the field site on our bus) Time: 10:00 a.m. Enjoy an insightful day birding with Sneed B. Collard III, author of Warblers and Woodpeckers: a Father-Son Big Year of Birding, and his teenaged son, Hellgate High School junior Braden Collard. Sneed and Braden will share bird identification tips and tricks as well as stories from their birding adventures. Our field destination will be dependent on which birds are where, but waterfowl habitat is…

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miniNaturalist Pre-K Program

September 12 @ 10:00 am - 11:00 am
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An event every week that begins at 10:00 am on Thursday, repeating until May 28, 2020

Montana Natural History Center, 120 Hickory Street, Suite A
Missoula, MT 59801 United States
Free with admission

The miniNaturalist Pre-K Program engages young children in the exploration of the natural world through fun, hands-on activities and games. Emphasis is on observation, sensory skills, and imagination to cultivate a positive connection with nature at an age when children are just beginning to investigate the world around them. Each month features a new theme: January: Animals in Winter February: Diggin’ Dinos and Fossils March: Wild River Animals April: Spring Birds May: Spring Surprises No programming June-August. September: Forest Friends October: Creepy Crawlies November: Deer, Moose, and More…

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Saturday Kids’ Activity: Montana Raptors

September 14 @ 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
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One event on September 28, 2019 at 2:00 pm

Montana Natural History Center, 120 Hickory Street, Suite A
Missoula, MT 59801 United States
Free with admission

Learn about our wonderful local raptors during this drop-in Kids' Activity. We will have a variety of beautiful specimens to see as well as wings, feathers, and skulls to investigate and touch. Practice noticing the different patterns and marks that identify each raptor and learn how perfectly adapted they are for their lifestyle. How can you tell a falcon from a hawk? What makes one raptor more aerodynamic than another? Which one can hover like a helicopter in mid air?…

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Sip and Sketch: Graphic Novel Nature Journaling

September 18 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Montana Natural History Center, 120 Hickory Street, Suite A
Missoula, MT 59801 United States
$30 – $35

Spend an enjoyable evening learning how to give your nature journaling a graphic novel style . Artist Jenah Mead will demonstrate her drawing process, discuss tips and techniques, and guide you through the process. Learn how to balance content, create a story line, and draw for the medium. Jenah will provide individual support as you go. Choose subjects from the MNHC collection to study and draw. All materials, two glasses of wine, beer, or soda, and light refreshments are included…

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miniNaturalist Pre-K Program

September 19 @ 10:00 am - 11:00 am
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An event every week that begins at 10:00 am on Thursday, repeating until May 28, 2020

Montana Natural History Center, 120 Hickory Street, Suite A
Missoula, MT 59801 United States
Free with admission

The miniNaturalist Pre-K Program engages young children in the exploration of the natural world through fun, hands-on activities and games. Emphasis is on observation, sensory skills, and imagination to cultivate a positive connection with nature at an age when children are just beginning to investigate the world around them. Each month features a new theme: January: Animals in Winter February: Diggin’ Dinos and Fossils March: Wild River Animals April: Spring Birds May: Spring Surprises No programming June-August. September: Forest Friends October: Creepy Crawlies November: Deer, Moose, and More…

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miniNaturalist Pre-K Program

September 26 @ 10:00 am - 11:00 am
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 10:00 am on Thursday, repeating until May 28, 2020

Montana Natural History Center, 120 Hickory Street, Suite A
Missoula, MT 59801 United States
Free with admission

The miniNaturalist Pre-K Program engages young children in the exploration of the natural world through fun, hands-on activities and games. Emphasis is on observation, sensory skills, and imagination to cultivate a positive connection with nature at an age when children are just beginning to investigate the world around them. Each month features a new theme: January: Animals in Winter February: Diggin’ Dinos and Fossils March: Wild River Animals April: Spring Birds May: Spring Surprises No programming June-August. September: Forest Friends October: Creepy Crawlies November: Deer, Moose, and More…

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Saturday Kids’ Activity: Montana Raptors

September 28 @ 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
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One event on September 28, 2019 at 2:00 pm

Montana Natural History Center, 120 Hickory Street, Suite A
Missoula, MT 59801 United States
Free with admission

Learn about our wonderful local raptors during this drop-in Kids' Activity. We will have a variety of beautiful specimens to see as well as wings, feathers, and skulls to investigate and touch. Practice noticing the different patterns and marks that identify each raptor and learn how perfectly adapted they are for their lifestyle. How can you tell a falcon from a hawk? What makes one raptor more aerodynamic than another? Which one can hover like a helicopter in mid air?…

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October 2019

Certified Interpretive Guide Training Course

October 1 @ 4:00 pm - 7:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 4:00 pm on Tuesday, repeating until December 10, 2019

Montana Natural History Center, 120 Hickory Street, Suite A
Missoula, MT 59801 United States
$235 – $385

Become a Certified Interpretive Guide! Dates: Tuesdays, October 1- December 10 Time: 4:00 p.m.-7:00 p.m. Location: Montana Natural History Center, 120 Hickory St., Missoula, MT Calling all interpretive program educators, present and future! If you work, or plan to work, in museums, environmental education, field-based settings, or any educational capacity with the public, we have a fabulous professional development opportunity for you. Learn to create, conduct, and evaluate interpretive presentations and programs, and gain the tools to make your programs…

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miniNaturalist Pre-K Program

October 3 @ 10:00 am - 11:00 am
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 10:00 am on Thursday, repeating until May 28, 2020

Montana Natural History Center, 120 Hickory Street, Suite A
Missoula, MT 59801 United States
Free with admission

The miniNaturalist Pre-K Program engages young children in the exploration of the natural world through fun, hands-on activities and games. Emphasis is on observation, sensory skills, and imagination to cultivate a positive connection with nature at an age when children are just beginning to investigate the world around them. Each month features a new theme: January: Animals in Winter February: Diggin’ Dinos and Fossils March: Wild River Animals April: Spring Birds May: Spring Surprises No programming June-August. September: Forest Friends October: Creepy Crawlies November: Deer, Moose, and More…

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Naturalist Field Day: Roadside Geology with Bruce Baty

October 5 @ 10:00 am - 4:00 pm
Montana Natural History Center, 120 Hickory Street, Suite A
Missoula, MT 59801 United States
$70 – $80
Bruce Baty pointing out geologic features on a road cut on a Naturalist Field Day

Location: Meet at MNHC Time: 10:00 a.m. Spend a day delving into the geologic forces that have shaped our local landscapes! On this fascinating Field Day, we'll visit many geologic features that are common to western Montana with geologist Bruce Baty. We will travel approximately 45 miles east of Missoula to see volcanoes, lava flows, major fault zones, uplifted and tilted rock layers, alluvial fans, stream features, a variety of different rocks (including the Bonner Quartzite), and much more. Highlights: Learn about…

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Saturday Kids’ Activity: Spooky Skeletons

October 5 @ 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
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One event on October 19, 2019 at 2:00 pm

Montana Natural History Center, 120 Hickory Street, Suite A
Missoula, MT 59801 United States
Free with admission

The Montana Natural History Center has a collection of really neat bones from all kinds of creatures. For this special drop-in Saturday Kids' Activity we will bring out from the depths of storage: alligator, polar bear, sea lion, and African lion skulls, dinosaur and Pleistocene animal bones, and specimens from our local Montana animals. Create your own articulated paper animal skeleton and try out your detective skills as you match skulls to photos of the animals. Drop in anytime between…

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Certified Interpretive Guide Training Course

October 8 @ 4:00 pm - 7:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 4:00 pm on Tuesday, repeating until December 10, 2019

Montana Natural History Center, 120 Hickory Street, Suite A
Missoula, MT 59801 United States
$235 – $385

Become a Certified Interpretive Guide! Dates: Tuesdays, October 1- December 10 Time: 4:00 p.m.-7:00 p.m. Location: Montana Natural History Center, 120 Hickory St., Missoula, MT Calling all interpretive program educators, present and future! If you work, or plan to work, in museums, environmental education, field-based settings, or any educational capacity with the public, we have a fabulous professional development opportunity for you. Learn to create, conduct, and evaluate interpretive presentations and programs, and gain the tools to make your programs…

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miniNaturalist Pre-K Program

October 10 @ 10:00 am - 11:00 am
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 10:00 am on Thursday, repeating until May 28, 2020

Montana Natural History Center, 120 Hickory Street, Suite A
Missoula, MT 59801 United States
Free with admission

The miniNaturalist Pre-K Program engages young children in the exploration of the natural world through fun, hands-on activities and games. Emphasis is on observation, sensory skills, and imagination to cultivate a positive connection with nature at an age when children are just beginning to investigate the world around them. Each month features a new theme: January: Animals in Winter February: Diggin’ Dinos and Fossils March: Wild River Animals April: Spring Birds May: Spring Surprises No programming June-August. September: Forest Friends October: Creepy Crawlies November: Deer, Moose, and More…

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Certified Interpretive Guide Training Course

October 15 @ 4:00 pm - 7:00 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 4:00 pm on Tuesday, repeating until December 10, 2019

Montana Natural History Center, 120 Hickory Street, Suite A
Missoula, MT 59801 United States
$235 – $385

Become a Certified Interpretive Guide! Dates: Tuesdays, October 1- December 10 Time: 4:00 p.m.-7:00 p.m. Location: Montana Natural History Center, 120 Hickory St., Missoula, MT Calling all interpretive program educators, present and future! If you work, or plan to work, in museums, environmental education, field-based settings, or any educational capacity with the public, we have a fabulous professional development opportunity for you. Learn to create, conduct, and evaluate interpretive presentations and programs, and gain the tools to make your programs…

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Sip & Build: Bone Boxes

October 16 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Montana Natural History Center, 120 Hickory Street, Suite A
Missoula, MT 59801 United States
$30 – $35

Tap into your forensic and artistic side this October with a specially-themed Sip & Build: Bone Boxes. Your materials: owl pellets filled with bones, small boxes, mini frames, glue, and your own sense of design. MNHC instructor Christine Morris will discuss the science behind owl pellets before helping guide pellet dissection and the artistic process. Use charts to help determine the animal in your pellet and then determine how you want to mount the bones. These mini shadow boxes are…

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miniNaturalist Pre-K Program

October 17 @ 10:00 am - 11:00 am
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 10:00 am on Thursday, repeating until May 28, 2020

Montana Natural History Center, 120 Hickory Street, Suite A
Missoula, MT 59801 United States
Free with admission

The miniNaturalist Pre-K Program engages young children in the exploration of the natural world through fun, hands-on activities and games. Emphasis is on observation, sensory skills, and imagination to cultivate a positive connection with nature at an age when children are just beginning to investigate the world around them. Each month features a new theme: January: Animals in Winter February: Diggin’ Dinos and Fossils March: Wild River Animals April: Spring Birds May: Spring Surprises No programming June-August. September: Forest Friends October: Creepy Crawlies November: Deer, Moose, and More…

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Saturday Kids’ Activity: Spooky Skeletons

October 19 @ 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

One event on October 19, 2019 at 2:00 pm

Montana Natural History Center, 120 Hickory Street, Suite A
Missoula, MT 59801 United States
Free with admission

The Montana Natural History Center has a collection of really neat bones from all kinds of creatures. For this special drop-in Saturday Kids' Activity we will bring out from the depths of storage: alligator, polar bear, sea lion, and African lion skulls, dinosaur and Pleistocene animal bones, and specimens from our local Montana animals. Create your own articulated paper animal skeleton and try out your detective skills as you match skulls to photos of the animals. Drop in anytime between…

Find out more »

Certified Interpretive Guide Training Course

October 22 @ 4:00 pm - 7:00 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 4:00 pm on Tuesday, repeating until December 10, 2019

Montana Natural History Center, 120 Hickory Street, Suite A
Missoula, MT 59801 United States
$235 – $385

Become a Certified Interpretive Guide! Dates: Tuesdays, October 1- December 10 Time: 4:00 p.m.-7:00 p.m. Location: Montana Natural History Center, 120 Hickory St., Missoula, MT Calling all interpretive program educators, present and future! If you work, or plan to work, in museums, environmental education, field-based settings, or any educational capacity with the public, we have a fabulous professional development opportunity for you. Learn to create, conduct, and evaluate interpretive presentations and programs, and gain the tools to make your programs…

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Hunting & Gathering Lecture Series: Beavers in North America: Trapped, Valued, and Why They Matter

October 23 @ 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
Montana Natural History Center, 120 Hickory Street, Suite A
Missoula, MT 59801 United States
Free – $10
Hunting & Gathering 2019 Lecture Series Logo

Join us for a further exploration of the tradition of hunting and gathering, from food and clothing to the naturalist’s habit of creating collections. Each of our six speakers will share their expertise, from identification and use of the object of the hunt to identifying the landscape or phenology clues that will help hunters and gatherers to find what they’re looking for. Our fifth speaker is Ben Goldfarb, environmental journalist, editor, and author. Ben has edited and worked for a…

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miniNaturalist Pre-K Program

October 24 @ 10:00 am - 11:00 am
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 10:00 am on Thursday, repeating until May 28, 2020

Montana Natural History Center, 120 Hickory Street, Suite A
Missoula, MT 59801 United States
Free with admission

The miniNaturalist Pre-K Program engages young children in the exploration of the natural world through fun, hands-on activities and games. Emphasis is on observation, sensory skills, and imagination to cultivate a positive connection with nature at an age when children are just beginning to investigate the world around them. Each month features a new theme: January: Animals in Winter February: Diggin’ Dinos and Fossils March: Wild River Animals April: Spring Birds May: Spring Surprises No programming June-August. September: Forest Friends October: Creepy Crawlies November: Deer, Moose, and More…

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Certified Interpretive Guide Training Course

October 29 @ 4:00 pm - 7:00 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 4:00 pm on Tuesday, repeating until December 10, 2019

Montana Natural History Center, 120 Hickory Street, Suite A
Missoula, MT 59801 United States
$235 – $385

Become a Certified Interpretive Guide! Dates: Tuesdays, October 1- December 10 Time: 4:00 p.m.-7:00 p.m. Location: Montana Natural History Center, 120 Hickory St., Missoula, MT Calling all interpretive program educators, present and future! If you work, or plan to work, in museums, environmental education, field-based settings, or any educational capacity with the public, we have a fabulous professional development opportunity for you. Learn to create, conduct, and evaluate interpretive presentations and programs, and gain the tools to make your programs…

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Evening Program: Naturalist Trivia Night! Hosted by the National Wildlife Federation

October 30 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Montana Natural History Center, 120 Hickory Street, Suite A
Missoula, MT 59801 United States
$5

Join us for a spoooky Naturalist Trivia Night hosted by the National Wildlife Federation! You can bring a team or become part of one when you arrive. Naturalist Trivia Nights are a great way to learn about our local natural world. Come to show off your skills or acquire new knowledge about Montana's flora, fauna, and landscape. There are usually 4 rounds of questions, frequently on a common theme. Some rounds are verbal, others visual or even auditory (guess that…

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miniNaturalist Pre-K Program

October 31 @ 10:00 am - 11:00 am
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 10:00 am on Thursday, repeating until May 28, 2020

Montana Natural History Center, 120 Hickory Street, Suite A
Missoula, MT 59801 United States
Free with admission

The miniNaturalist Pre-K Program engages young children in the exploration of the natural world through fun, hands-on activities and games. Emphasis is on observation, sensory skills, and imagination to cultivate a positive connection with nature at an age when children are just beginning to investigate the world around them. Each month features a new theme: January: Animals in Winter February: Diggin’ Dinos and Fossils March: Wild River Animals April: Spring Birds May: Spring Surprises No programming June-August. September: Forest Friends October: Creepy Crawlies November: Deer, Moose, and More…

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November 2019

Saturday Kids’ Activity: Horns and Antlers

November 2 @ 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

One event on November 16, 2019 at 2:00 pm

Montana Natural History Center, 120 Hickory Street, Suite A
Missoula, MT 59801 United States
Free with admission

What is the difference between horns and antlers? What are they used for and how much do they weigh? During this drop in family program you will get to hold, heft, and handle horns and antlers from Montana species. Bison, bighorns, moose and more have specialized head gear they sport. Make your own horn or antler headband and get great photos holding real specimens up to your head. Drop in anytime between 2:00- 3:00 p.m.

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Certified Interpretive Guide Training Course

November 5 @ 4:00 pm - 7:00 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 4:00 pm on Tuesday, repeating until December 10, 2019

Montana Natural History Center, 120 Hickory Street, Suite A
Missoula, MT 59801 United States
$235 – $385

Become a Certified Interpretive Guide! Dates: Tuesdays, October 1- December 10 Time: 4:00 p.m.-7:00 p.m. Location: Montana Natural History Center, 120 Hickory St., Missoula, MT Calling all interpretive program educators, present and future! If you work, or plan to work, in museums, environmental education, field-based settings, or any educational capacity with the public, we have a fabulous professional development opportunity for you. Learn to create, conduct, and evaluate interpretive presentations and programs, and gain the tools to make your programs…

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Sip & Sketch: Gratitude Art Journaling

November 6 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Montana Natural History Center, 120 Hickory Street, Suite A
Missoula, MT 59801 United States
$30 – $35

Spend an evening with artist Kate Crouch exploring your connection to nature through gratitude exercises, journaling, and the creation of a layered journal art piece. November is gratitude month. It is a time when we can reflect on what is bringing us happiness in our daily lives and the richness of what we already have. Practicing gratitude can help us focus on optimism, love, and joy while improving our resilience and health. Join artist Kate Crouch as we explore gratitude…

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miniNaturalist Pre-K Program

November 7 @ 10:00 am - 11:00 am
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 10:00 am on Thursday, repeating until May 28, 2020

Montana Natural History Center, 120 Hickory Street, Suite A
Missoula, MT 59801 United States
Free with admission

The miniNaturalist Pre-K Program engages young children in the exploration of the natural world through fun, hands-on activities and games. Emphasis is on observation, sensory skills, and imagination to cultivate a positive connection with nature at an age when children are just beginning to investigate the world around them. Each month features a new theme: January: Animals in Winter February: Diggin’ Dinos and Fossils March: Wild River Animals April: Spring Birds May: Spring Surprises No programming June-August. September: Forest Friends October: Creepy Crawlies November: Deer, Moose, and More…

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Certified Interpretive Guide Training Course

November 12 @ 4:00 pm - 7:00 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 4:00 pm on Tuesday, repeating until December 10, 2019

Montana Natural History Center, 120 Hickory Street, Suite A
Missoula, MT 59801 United States
$235 – $385

Become a Certified Interpretive Guide! Dates: Tuesdays, October 1- December 10 Time: 4:00 p.m.-7:00 p.m. Location: Montana Natural History Center, 120 Hickory St., Missoula, MT Calling all interpretive program educators, present and future! If you work, or plan to work, in museums, environmental education, field-based settings, or any educational capacity with the public, we have a fabulous professional development opportunity for you. Learn to create, conduct, and evaluate interpretive presentations and programs, and gain the tools to make your programs…

Find out more »

miniNaturalist Pre-K Program

November 14 @ 10:00 am - 11:00 am
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 10:00 am on Thursday, repeating until May 28, 2020

Montana Natural History Center, 120 Hickory Street, Suite A
Missoula, MT 59801 United States
Free with admission

The miniNaturalist Pre-K Program engages young children in the exploration of the natural world through fun, hands-on activities and games. Emphasis is on observation, sensory skills, and imagination to cultivate a positive connection with nature at an age when children are just beginning to investigate the world around them. Each month features a new theme: January: Animals in Winter February: Diggin’ Dinos and Fossils March: Wild River Animals April: Spring Birds May: Spring Surprises No programming June-August. September: Forest Friends October: Creepy Crawlies November: Deer, Moose, and More…

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Saturday Kids’ Activity: Horns and Antlers

November 16 @ 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

One event on November 16, 2019 at 2:00 pm

Montana Natural History Center, 120 Hickory Street, Suite A
Missoula, MT 59801 United States
Free with admission

What is the difference between horns and antlers? What are they used for and how much do they weigh? During this drop in family program you will get to hold, heft, and handle horns and antlers from Montana species. Bison, bighorns, moose and more have specialized head gear they sport. Make your own horn or antler headband and get great photos holding real specimens up to your head. Drop in anytime between 2:00- 3:00 p.m.

Find out more »

Certified Interpretive Guide Training Course

November 19 @ 4:00 pm - 7:00 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 4:00 pm on Tuesday, repeating until December 10, 2019

Montana Natural History Center, 120 Hickory Street, Suite A
Missoula, MT 59801 United States
$235 – $385

Become a Certified Interpretive Guide! Dates: Tuesdays, October 1- December 10 Time: 4:00 p.m.-7:00 p.m. Location: Montana Natural History Center, 120 Hickory St., Missoula, MT Calling all interpretive program educators, present and future! If you work, or plan to work, in museums, environmental education, field-based settings, or any educational capacity with the public, we have a fabulous professional development opportunity for you. Learn to create, conduct, and evaluate interpretive presentations and programs, and gain the tools to make your programs…

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Hunting & Gathering Lecture Series: Traditional Wilderness Skills: Brain Tan Buckskin

November 20 @ 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
Montana Natural History Center, 120 Hickory Street, Suite A
Missoula, MT 59801 United States
Free – $10
Hunting & Gathering 2019 Lecture Series Logo

Join us for a further exploration of the tradition of hunting and gathering, from food and clothing to the naturalist’s habit of creating collections. Each of our six speakers will share their expertise, from identification and use of the object of the hunt to identifying the landscape or phenology clues that will help hunters and gatherers to find what they’re looking for. Our final speaker is Joshua Lisbon, Education & Outreach Manager at the MPG Ranch. Joshua has been tanning deer,…

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miniNaturalist Pre-K Program

November 21 @ 10:00 am - 11:00 am
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 10:00 am on Thursday, repeating until May 28, 2020

Montana Natural History Center, 120 Hickory Street, Suite A
Missoula, MT 59801 United States
Free with admission

The miniNaturalist Pre-K Program engages young children in the exploration of the natural world through fun, hands-on activities and games. Emphasis is on observation, sensory skills, and imagination to cultivate a positive connection with nature at an age when children are just beginning to investigate the world around them. Each month features a new theme: January: Animals in Winter February: Diggin’ Dinos and Fossils March: Wild River Animals April: Spring Birds May: Spring Surprises No programming June-August. September: Forest Friends October: Creepy Crawlies November: Deer, Moose, and More…

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Certified Interpretive Guide Training Course

November 26 @ 4:00 pm - 7:00 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 4:00 pm on Tuesday, repeating until December 10, 2019

Montana Natural History Center, 120 Hickory Street, Suite A
Missoula, MT 59801 United States
$235 – $385

Become a Certified Interpretive Guide! Dates: Tuesdays, October 1- December 10 Time: 4:00 p.m.-7:00 p.m. Location: Montana Natural History Center, 120 Hickory St., Missoula, MT Calling all interpretive program educators, present and future! If you work, or plan to work, in museums, environmental education, field-based settings, or any educational capacity with the public, we have a fabulous professional development opportunity for you. Learn to create, conduct, and evaluate interpretive presentations and programs, and gain the tools to make your programs…

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Closed for Thanksgiving

November 28 - November 29
Montana Natural History Center, 120 Hickory Street, Suite A
Missoula, MT 59801 United States

MNHC is CLOSED on Thursday, November 28th, and Friday, November 29th, for the Thanksgiving holiday. We will be open on Saturday, November 30th – we’d love to see you!  Don't miss the Wreath Making Class on Nov. 30, 2:00-4:00. Happy Thanksgiving!

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Holiday Wreath Class

November 30 @ 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Montana Natural History Center, 120 Hickory Street, Suite A
Missoula, MT 59801 United States
$35 – $40

Make a beautiful holiday wreath out of local conifer boughs. We will show you how to create the frame, attach greenery, and add decorations. You will create a lovely and fragrant hand-made wreath to hang on your door or give as a gift. As you work, learn how to identify our local and landscaped conifers by their needles and cones. Your ticket includes all the materials for making one large wreath, decorations including ribbon for the wreath, instruction and hot…

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December 2019

Certified Interpretive Guide Training Course

December 3 @ 4:00 pm - 7:00 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 4:00 pm on Tuesday, repeating until December 10, 2019

Montana Natural History Center, 120 Hickory Street, Suite A
Missoula, MT 59801 United States
$235 – $385

Become a Certified Interpretive Guide! Dates: Tuesdays, October 1- December 10 Time: 4:00 p.m.-7:00 p.m. Location: Montana Natural History Center, 120 Hickory St., Missoula, MT Calling all interpretive program educators, present and future! If you work, or plan to work, in museums, environmental education, field-based settings, or any educational capacity with the public, we have a fabulous professional development opportunity for you. Learn to create, conduct, and evaluate interpretive presentations and programs, and gain the tools to make your programs…

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miniNaturalist Pre-K Program

December 5 @ 10:00 am - 11:00 am
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An event every week that begins at 10:00 am on Thursday, repeating until May 28, 2020

Montana Natural History Center, 120 Hickory Street, Suite A
Missoula, MT 59801 United States
Free with admission

The miniNaturalist Pre-K Program engages young children in the exploration of the natural world through fun, hands-on activities and games. Emphasis is on observation, sensory skills, and imagination to cultivate a positive connection with nature at an age when children are just beginning to investigate the world around them. Each month features a new theme: January: Animals in Winter February: Diggin’ Dinos and Fossils March: Wild River Animals April: Spring Birds May: Spring Surprises No programming June-August. September: Forest Friends October: Creepy Crawlies November: Deer, Moose, and More…

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Certified Interpretive Guide Training Course

December 10 @ 4:00 pm - 7:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 4:00 pm on Tuesday, repeating until December 10, 2019

Montana Natural History Center, 120 Hickory Street, Suite A
Missoula, MT 59801 United States
$235 – $385

Become a Certified Interpretive Guide! Dates: Tuesdays, October 1- December 10 Time: 4:00 p.m.-7:00 p.m. Location: Montana Natural History Center, 120 Hickory St., Missoula, MT Calling all interpretive program educators, present and future! If you work, or plan to work, in museums, environmental education, field-based settings, or any educational capacity with the public, we have a fabulous professional development opportunity for you. Learn to create, conduct, and evaluate interpretive presentations and programs, and gain the tools to make your programs…

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Sip and Felt: Yellow Warblers with Claudia Paillao

December 11 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
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One event on December 13, 2018 at 7:00 pm

One event on December 12, 2019 at 7:00 pm

Montana Natural History Center, 120 Hickory Street, Suite A
Missoula, MT 59801 United States
$35 – $40
wool felted Yellow Warbler

Location: MNHC Time: 7:00 p.m. Felt your own small Yellow Warbler! Artist and craftswoman Claudia Paillao, owner of Patagonian Hands, will teach you the technique of needle felting. Learn how to make a Yellow Warbler by using barbed needles to poke the wool into shape. Claudia creates animals, mostly birds, using only sheep wool that she gets locally in Montana and from her family’s farm in Chile. You will receive all the supplies and instruction you need to make a small…

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miniNaturalist Pre-K Program

December 12 @ 10:00 am - 11:00 am
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An event every week that begins at 10:00 am on Thursday, repeating until May 28, 2020

Montana Natural History Center, 120 Hickory Street, Suite A
Missoula, MT 59801 United States
Free with admission

The miniNaturalist Pre-K Program engages young children in the exploration of the natural world through fun, hands-on activities and games. Emphasis is on observation, sensory skills, and imagination to cultivate a positive connection with nature at an age when children are just beginning to investigate the world around them. Each month features a new theme: January: Animals in Winter February: Diggin’ Dinos and Fossils March: Wild River Animals April: Spring Birds May: Spring Surprises No programming June-August. September: Forest Friends October: Creepy Crawlies November: Deer, Moose, and More…

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Sip and Felt: Yellow Warblers with Claudia Paillao

December 12 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
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One event on December 13, 2018 at 7:00 pm

One event on December 12, 2019 at 7:00 pm

Montana Natural History Center, 120 Hickory Street, Suite A
Missoula, MT 59801 United States
$35 – $40
wool felted Yellow Warbler

Location: MNHC Time: 7:00 p.m. Felt your own small Yellow Warbler! Artist and craftswoman Claudia Paillao, owner of Patagonian Hands, will teach you the technique of needle felting. Learn how to make a Yellow Warbler by using barbed needles to poke the wool into shape. Claudia creates animals, mostly birds, using only sheep wool that she gets locally in Montana and from her family’s farm in Chile. You will receive all the supplies and instruction you need to make a small…

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Saturday Kids’ Activity: Wild Gift Workshop- Drawing from Nature

December 14 @ 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Montana Natural History Center, 120 Hickory Street, Suite A
Missoula, MT 59801 United States
Free with admission

Make your own naturalist gift this year by drawing a beautiful animal or bird based on a specimen in the exhibit hall. We will have pencils, watercolor pencils, and pens, clipboards to use, and nice drawing and watercolor paper for your art. Follow tips for scientific illustration or let your creativity go wild. Everyone can participate during this family based program. Drop in anytime between 2:00- 3:00 p.m.

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miniNaturalist Pre-K Program

December 19 @ 10:00 am - 11:00 am
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An event every week that begins at 10:00 am on Thursday, repeating until May 28, 2020

Montana Natural History Center, 120 Hickory Street, Suite A
Missoula, MT 59801 United States
Free with admission

The miniNaturalist Pre-K Program engages young children in the exploration of the natural world through fun, hands-on activities and games. Emphasis is on observation, sensory skills, and imagination to cultivate a positive connection with nature at an age when children are just beginning to investigate the world around them. Each month features a new theme: January: Animals in Winter February: Diggin’ Dinos and Fossils March: Wild River Animals April: Spring Birds May: Spring Surprises No programming June-August. September: Forest Friends October: Creepy Crawlies November: Deer, Moose, and More…

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miniNaturalist Pre-K Program

December 26 @ 10:00 am - 11:00 am
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An event every week that begins at 10:00 am on Thursday, repeating until May 28, 2020

Montana Natural History Center, 120 Hickory Street, Suite A
Missoula, MT 59801 United States
Free with admission

The miniNaturalist Pre-K Program engages young children in the exploration of the natural world through fun, hands-on activities and games. Emphasis is on observation, sensory skills, and imagination to cultivate a positive connection with nature at an age when children are just beginning to investigate the world around them. Each month features a new theme: January: Animals in Winter February: Diggin’ Dinos and Fossils March: Wild River Animals April: Spring Birds May: Spring Surprises No programming June-August. September: Forest Friends October: Creepy Crawlies November: Deer, Moose, and More…

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January 2020

miniNaturalist Pre-K Program

January 2, 2020 @ 10:00 am - 11:00 am
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An event every week that begins at 10:00 am on Thursday, repeating until May 28, 2020

Montana Natural History Center, 120 Hickory Street, Suite A
Missoula, MT 59801 United States
Free with admission

The miniNaturalist Pre-K Program engages young children in the exploration of the natural world through fun, hands-on activities and games. Emphasis is on observation, sensory skills, and imagination to cultivate a positive connection with nature at an age when children are just beginning to investigate the world around them. Each month features a new theme: January: Animals in Winter February: Diggin’ Dinos and Fossils March: Wild River Animals April: Spring Birds May: Spring Surprises No programming June-August. September: Forest Friends October: Creepy Crawlies November: Deer, Moose, and More…

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miniNaturalist Pre-K Program

January 9, 2020 @ 10:00 am - 11:00 am
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An event every week that begins at 10:00 am on Thursday, repeating until May 28, 2020

Montana Natural History Center, 120 Hickory Street, Suite A
Missoula, MT 59801 United States
Free with admission

The miniNaturalist Pre-K Program engages young children in the exploration of the natural world through fun, hands-on activities and games. Emphasis is on observation, sensory skills, and imagination to cultivate a positive connection with nature at an age when children are just beginning to investigate the world around them. Each month features a new theme: January: Animals in Winter February: Diggin’ Dinos and Fossils March: Wild River Animals April: Spring Birds May: Spring Surprises No programming June-August. September: Forest Friends October: Creepy Crawlies November: Deer, Moose, and More…

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miniNaturalist Pre-K Program

January 16, 2020 @ 10:00 am - 11:00 am
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An event every week that begins at 10:00 am on Thursday, repeating until May 28, 2020

Montana Natural History Center, 120 Hickory Street, Suite A
Missoula, MT 59801 United States
Free with admission

The miniNaturalist Pre-K Program engages young children in the exploration of the natural world through fun, hands-on activities and games. Emphasis is on observation, sensory skills, and imagination to cultivate a positive connection with nature at an age when children are just beginning to investigate the world around them. Each month features a new theme: January: Animals in Winter February: Diggin’ Dinos and Fossils March: Wild River Animals April: Spring Birds May: Spring Surprises No programming June-August. September: Forest Friends October: Creepy Crawlies November: Deer, Moose, and More…

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miniNaturalist Pre-K Program

January 23, 2020 @ 10:00 am - 11:00 am
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An event every week that begins at 10:00 am on Thursday, repeating until May 28, 2020

Montana Natural History Center, 120 Hickory Street, Suite A
Missoula, MT 59801 United States
Free with admission

The miniNaturalist Pre-K Program engages young children in the exploration of the natural world through fun, hands-on activities and games. Emphasis is on observation, sensory skills, and imagination to cultivate a positive connection with nature at an age when children are just beginning to investigate the world around them. Each month features a new theme: January: Animals in Winter February: Diggin’ Dinos and Fossils March: Wild River Animals April: Spring Birds May: Spring Surprises No programming June-August. September: Forest Friends October: Creepy Crawlies November: Deer, Moose, and More…

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miniNaturalist Pre-K Program

January 30, 2020 @ 10:00 am - 11:00 am
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An event every week that begins at 10:00 am on Thursday, repeating until May 28, 2020

Montana Natural History Center, 120 Hickory Street, Suite A
Missoula, MT 59801 United States
Free with admission

The miniNaturalist Pre-K Program engages young children in the exploration of the natural world through fun, hands-on activities and games. Emphasis is on observation, sensory skills, and imagination to cultivate a positive connection with nature at an age when children are just beginning to investigate the world around them. Each month features a new theme: January: Animals in Winter February: Diggin’ Dinos and Fossils March: Wild River Animals April: Spring Birds May: Spring Surprises No programming June-August. September: Forest Friends October: Creepy Crawlies November: Deer, Moose, and More…

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February 2020

miniNaturalist Pre-K Program

February 6, 2020 @ 10:00 am - 11:00 am
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An event every week that begins at 10:00 am on Thursday, repeating until May 28, 2020

Montana Natural History Center, 120 Hickory Street, Suite A
Missoula, MT 59801 United States
Free with admission

The miniNaturalist Pre-K Program engages young children in the exploration of the natural world through fun, hands-on activities and games. Emphasis is on observation, sensory skills, and imagination to cultivate a positive connection with nature at an age when children are just beginning to investigate the world around them. Each month features a new theme: January: Animals in Winter February: Diggin’ Dinos and Fossils March: Wild River Animals April: Spring Birds May: Spring Surprises No programming June-August. September: Forest Friends October: Creepy Crawlies November: Deer, Moose, and More…

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miniNaturalist Pre-K Program

February 13, 2020 @ 10:00 am - 11:00 am
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An event every week that begins at 10:00 am on Thursday, repeating until May 28, 2020

Montana Natural History Center, 120 Hickory Street, Suite A
Missoula, MT 59801 United States
Free with admission

The miniNaturalist Pre-K Program engages young children in the exploration of the natural world through fun, hands-on activities and games. Emphasis is on observation, sensory skills, and imagination to cultivate a positive connection with nature at an age when children are just beginning to investigate the world around them. Each month features a new theme: January: Animals in Winter February: Diggin’ Dinos and Fossils March: Wild River Animals April: Spring Birds May: Spring Surprises No programming June-August. September: Forest Friends October: Creepy Crawlies November: Deer, Moose, and More…

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miniNaturalist Pre-K Program

February 20, 2020 @ 10:00 am - 11:00 am
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An event every week that begins at 10:00 am on Thursday, repeating until May 28, 2020

Montana Natural History Center, 120 Hickory Street, Suite A
Missoula, MT 59801 United States
Free with admission

The miniNaturalist Pre-K Program engages young children in the exploration of the natural world through fun, hands-on activities and games. Emphasis is on observation, sensory skills, and imagination to cultivate a positive connection with nature at an age when children are just beginning to investigate the world around them. Each month features a new theme: January: Animals in Winter February: Diggin’ Dinos and Fossils March: Wild River Animals April: Spring Birds May: Spring Surprises No programming June-August. September: Forest Friends October: Creepy Crawlies November: Deer, Moose, and More…

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miniNaturalist Pre-K Program

February 27, 2020 @ 10:00 am - 11:00 am
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An event every week that begins at 10:00 am on Thursday, repeating until May 28, 2020

Montana Natural History Center, 120 Hickory Street, Suite A
Missoula, MT 59801 United States
Free with admission

The miniNaturalist Pre-K Program engages young children in the exploration of the natural world through fun, hands-on activities and games. Emphasis is on observation, sensory skills, and imagination to cultivate a positive connection with nature at an age when children are just beginning to investigate the world around them. Each month features a new theme: January: Animals in Winter February: Diggin’ Dinos and Fossils March: Wild River Animals April: Spring Birds May: Spring Surprises No programming June-August. September: Forest Friends October: Creepy Crawlies November: Deer, Moose, and More…

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March 2020

miniNaturalist Pre-K Program

March 5, 2020 @ 10:00 am - 11:00 am
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An event every week that begins at 10:00 am on Thursday, repeating until May 28, 2020

Montana Natural History Center, 120 Hickory Street, Suite A
Missoula, MT 59801 United States
Free with admission

The miniNaturalist Pre-K Program engages young children in the exploration of the natural world through fun, hands-on activities and games. Emphasis is on observation, sensory skills, and imagination to cultivate a positive connection with nature at an age when children are just beginning to investigate the world around them. Each month features a new theme: January: Animals in Winter February: Diggin’ Dinos and Fossils March: Wild River Animals April: Spring Birds May: Spring Surprises No programming June-August. September: Forest Friends October: Creepy Crawlies November: Deer, Moose, and More…

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miniNaturalist Pre-K Program

March 12, 2020 @ 10:00 am - 11:00 am
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An event every week that begins at 10:00 am on Thursday, repeating until May 28, 2020

Montana Natural History Center, 120 Hickory Street, Suite A
Missoula, MT 59801 United States
Free with admission

The miniNaturalist Pre-K Program engages young children in the exploration of the natural world through fun, hands-on activities and games. Emphasis is on observation, sensory skills, and imagination to cultivate a positive connection with nature at an age when children are just beginning to investigate the world around them. Each month features a new theme: January: Animals in Winter February: Diggin’ Dinos and Fossils March: Wild River Animals April: Spring Birds May: Spring Surprises No programming June-August. September: Forest Friends October: Creepy Crawlies November: Deer, Moose, and More…

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miniNaturalist Pre-K Program

March 19, 2020 @ 10:00 am - 11:00 am
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An event every week that begins at 10:00 am on Thursday, repeating until May 28, 2020

Montana Natural History Center, 120 Hickory Street, Suite A
Missoula, MT 59801 United States
Free with admission

The miniNaturalist Pre-K Program engages young children in the exploration of the natural world through fun, hands-on activities and games. Emphasis is on observation, sensory skills, and imagination to cultivate a positive connection with nature at an age when children are just beginning to investigate the world around them. Each month features a new theme: January: Animals in Winter February: Diggin’ Dinos and Fossils March: Wild River Animals April: Spring Birds May: Spring Surprises No programming June-August. September: Forest Friends October: Creepy Crawlies November: Deer, Moose, and More…

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miniNaturalist Pre-K Program

March 26, 2020 @ 10:00 am - 11:00 am
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An event every week that begins at 10:00 am on Thursday, repeating until May 28, 2020

Montana Natural History Center, 120 Hickory Street, Suite A
Missoula, MT 59801 United States
Free with admission

The miniNaturalist Pre-K Program engages young children in the exploration of the natural world through fun, hands-on activities and games. Emphasis is on observation, sensory skills, and imagination to cultivate a positive connection with nature at an age when children are just beginning to investigate the world around them. Each month features a new theme: January: Animals in Winter February: Diggin’ Dinos and Fossils March: Wild River Animals April: Spring Birds May: Spring Surprises No programming June-August. September: Forest Friends October: Creepy Crawlies November: Deer, Moose, and More…

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April 2020

miniNaturalist Pre-K Program

April 2, 2020 @ 10:00 am - 11:00 am
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An event every week that begins at 10:00 am on Thursday, repeating until May 28, 2020

Montana Natural History Center, 120 Hickory Street, Suite A
Missoula, MT 59801 United States
Free with admission

The miniNaturalist Pre-K Program engages young children in the exploration of the natural world through fun, hands-on activities and games. Emphasis is on observation, sensory skills, and imagination to cultivate a positive connection with nature at an age when children are just beginning to investigate the world around them. Each month features a new theme: January: Animals in Winter February: Diggin’ Dinos and Fossils March: Wild River Animals April: Spring Birds May: Spring Surprises No programming June-August. September: Forest Friends October: Creepy Crawlies November: Deer, Moose, and More…

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miniNaturalist Pre-K Program

April 9, 2020 @ 10:00 am - 11:00 am
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An event every week that begins at 10:00 am on Thursday, repeating until May 28, 2020

Montana Natural History Center, 120 Hickory Street, Suite A
Missoula, MT 59801 United States
Free with admission

The miniNaturalist Pre-K Program engages young children in the exploration of the natural world through fun, hands-on activities and games. Emphasis is on observation, sensory skills, and imagination to cultivate a positive connection with nature at an age when children are just beginning to investigate the world around them. Each month features a new theme: January: Animals in Winter February: Diggin’ Dinos and Fossils March: Wild River Animals April: Spring Birds May: Spring Surprises No programming June-August. September: Forest Friends October: Creepy Crawlies November: Deer, Moose, and More…

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miniNaturalist Pre-K Program

April 16, 2020 @ 10:00 am - 11:00 am
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 10:00 am on Thursday, repeating until May 28, 2020

Montana Natural History Center, 120 Hickory Street, Suite A
Missoula, MT 59801 United States
Free with admission

The miniNaturalist Pre-K Program engages young children in the exploration of the natural world through fun, hands-on activities and games. Emphasis is on observation, sensory skills, and imagination to cultivate a positive connection with nature at an age when children are just beginning to investigate the world around them. Each month features a new theme: January: Animals in Winter February: Diggin’ Dinos and Fossils March: Wild River Animals April: Spring Birds May: Spring Surprises No programming June-August. September: Forest Friends October: Creepy Crawlies November: Deer, Moose, and More…

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miniNaturalist Pre-K Program

April 23, 2020 @ 10:00 am - 11:00 am
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An event every week that begins at 10:00 am on Thursday, repeating until May 28, 2020

Montana Natural History Center, 120 Hickory Street, Suite A
Missoula, MT 59801 United States
Free with admission

The miniNaturalist Pre-K Program engages young children in the exploration of the natural world through fun, hands-on activities and games. Emphasis is on observation, sensory skills, and imagination to cultivate a positive connection with nature at an age when children are just beginning to investigate the world around them. Each month features a new theme: January: Animals in Winter February: Diggin’ Dinos and Fossils March: Wild River Animals April: Spring Birds May: Spring Surprises No programming June-August. September: Forest Friends October: Creepy Crawlies November: Deer, Moose, and More…

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miniNaturalist Pre-K Program

April 30, 2020 @ 10:00 am - 11:00 am
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 10:00 am on Thursday, repeating until May 28, 2020

Montana Natural History Center, 120 Hickory Street, Suite A
Missoula, MT 59801 United States
Free with admission

The miniNaturalist Pre-K Program engages young children in the exploration of the natural world through fun, hands-on activities and games. Emphasis is on observation, sensory skills, and imagination to cultivate a positive connection with nature at an age when children are just beginning to investigate the world around them. Each month features a new theme: January: Animals in Winter February: Diggin’ Dinos and Fossils March: Wild River Animals April: Spring Birds May: Spring Surprises No programming June-August. September: Forest Friends October: Creepy Crawlies November: Deer, Moose, and More…

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May 2020

miniNaturalist Pre-K Program

May 7, 2020 @ 10:00 am - 11:00 am
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An event every week that begins at 10:00 am on Thursday, repeating until May 28, 2020

Montana Natural History Center, 120 Hickory Street, Suite A
Missoula, MT 59801 United States
Free with admission

The miniNaturalist Pre-K Program engages young children in the exploration of the natural world through fun, hands-on activities and games. Emphasis is on observation, sensory skills, and imagination to cultivate a positive connection with nature at an age when children are just beginning to investigate the world around them. Each month features a new theme: January: Animals in Winter February: Diggin’ Dinos and Fossils March: Wild River Animals April: Spring Birds May: Spring Surprises No programming June-August. September: Forest Friends October: Creepy Crawlies November: Deer, Moose, and More…

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miniNaturalist Pre-K Program

May 14, 2020 @ 10:00 am - 11:00 am
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An event every week that begins at 10:00 am on Thursday, repeating until May 28, 2020

Montana Natural History Center, 120 Hickory Street, Suite A
Missoula, MT 59801 United States
Free with admission

The miniNaturalist Pre-K Program engages young children in the exploration of the natural world through fun, hands-on activities and games. Emphasis is on observation, sensory skills, and imagination to cultivate a positive connection with nature at an age when children are just beginning to investigate the world around them. Each month features a new theme: January: Animals in Winter February: Diggin’ Dinos and Fossils March: Wild River Animals April: Spring Birds May: Spring Surprises No programming June-August. September: Forest Friends October: Creepy Crawlies November: Deer, Moose, and More…

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miniNaturalist Pre-K Program

May 21, 2020 @ 10:00 am - 11:00 am
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An event every week that begins at 10:00 am on Thursday, repeating until May 28, 2020

Montana Natural History Center, 120 Hickory Street, Suite A
Missoula, MT 59801 United States
Free with admission

The miniNaturalist Pre-K Program engages young children in the exploration of the natural world through fun, hands-on activities and games. Emphasis is on observation, sensory skills, and imagination to cultivate a positive connection with nature at an age when children are just beginning to investigate the world around them. Each month features a new theme: January: Animals in Winter February: Diggin’ Dinos and Fossils March: Wild River Animals April: Spring Birds May: Spring Surprises No programming June-August. September: Forest Friends October: Creepy Crawlies November: Deer, Moose, and More…

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miniNaturalist Pre-K Program

May 28, 2020 @ 10:00 am - 11:00 am
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An event every week that begins at 10:00 am on Thursday, repeating until May 28, 2020

Montana Natural History Center, 120 Hickory Street, Suite A
Missoula, MT 59801 United States
Free with admission

The miniNaturalist Pre-K Program engages young children in the exploration of the natural world through fun, hands-on activities and games. Emphasis is on observation, sensory skills, and imagination to cultivate a positive connection with nature at an age when children are just beginning to investigate the world around them. Each month features a new theme: January: Animals in Winter February: Diggin’ Dinos and Fossils March: Wild River Animals April: Spring Birds May: Spring Surprises No programming June-August. September: Forest Friends October: Creepy Crawlies November: Deer, Moose, and More…

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