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January 20 - January 26
Array of large powered radio telescopes at sunset.

Skynet Scholars: First Winter Session

Saturday 01/25/2020
9:30 am - 12:00 pm
Bell Museum, 2088 Larpenteur Avenue W
St Paul, 55113

Advanced registration is required.

Skynet Scholars is a program for middle and high school students that puts them in the driver’s seat to conduct their own scientific explorations of the universe.

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Portion of the cover of "Plants that "Never Ever Bloom"

January Story Time

Sunday 01/26/2020
11:30 am - 12:30 pm
Bell Museum, 2088 Larpenteur Avenue W
St Paul, 55113

Calling all future scientists, techies, engineers, artists and mathematicians to Story Time. Families are invited to listen to fun and engaging stories that call out adventures and mishaps of kid scientists and engineers, and explore our universe from the far reaches of the galaxy down to tiny microbes here on Earth. Join us after the story for engaging STEAM hands-on activities.

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Sun flare viewed through a telescope

Solar Sunday

Sunday 01/26/2020
12:00 pm - 2:00 pm
Bell Museum, 2088 Larpenteur Avenue W
St Paul, 55113

Telescopes aren’t just for night observing. We’ll have a variety of our solar telescopes out on our observation deck for safe solar viewing as well as some hands-on interactive activities to better understand our nearest star, the Sun.

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January 27 - February 02
Double cluster (star image from NASA)

January Star Party

Friday 01/31/2020
7:30 pm - 9:00 pm
Bell Museum, 2088 Larpenteur Avenue W
St Paul, 55113

Explore Minnesota skies with the Bell Museum at free outdoor telescope observing nights.

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A constellation photo with title: Space Fest 2020

Space Fest 2020

Saturday 02/01/2020
10:00 am - 5:00 pm
Bell Museum 2088 Larpenteur Avenue W
St Paul, 55113
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Join us for our annual celebration of the cosmos, 10 am–5 pm Saturday and Sunday! We’ll be exploring the many women in space science and their contributions to the field.

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February 03 - February 09
Two smiling girls examine an animal skull that one girl is holding

Summer Camp Preview 2020

Saturday 02/08/2020
10:00 am - 2:00 pm
Bell Museum, 2088 Larpenteur Avenue W
St Paul, 55113

Join us for a taste of summer camp 2020 activities as we officially launch our pre-sale to Bell members. We'll be showcasing a few special camper activities in our classrooms, answering your questions about camps, registration, scholarships, and more. We will be accepting in-person registration and scholarship applications.

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Sun viewed through a telescope

Solar Sunday

Sunday 02/09/2020
12:00 pm - 2:00 pm
Bell Museum, 2088 Larpenteur Avenue W
St Paul, 55113

Telescopes aren’t just for night observing. We’ll have a variety of our solar telescopes out on our observation deck for safe solar viewing as well as some hands-on interactive activities to better understand our nearest star, the Sun.

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February 10 - February 16
Portrait of Charles Darwin

Darwin Day

Wednesday 02/12/2020
Bell Museum, 2088 Larpenteur Avenue W
St Paul, 55113

Explore the evolutionary relationships between animals found in the Galapagos—Darwin’s famed research region—and across the globe! Take a selfie with the man himself while you’re at it as we celebrate his birthday and contributions to science.

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Portrait of Charles Darwin

Darwin Day

Friday 02/14/2020
Bell Museum, 2088 Larpenteur Avenue W
St Paul, 55113

Explore the evolutionary relationships between animals found in the Galapagos—Darwin’s famed research region—and across the globe! Take a selfie with the man himself while you’re at it as we celebrate his birthday and contributions to science.

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Kids look at a gecko that's perched on someone's finger

Sensory Friendly Saturday

Saturday 02/15/2020
8:00 am - 10:00 am
Bell Museum, 2088 Larpenteur Avenue W
St Paul, 55113

This monthly series provides a welcoming and accessible environment for individuals, families, and children who have sensory sensitivities.

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