After Hours: Rest-oration
Wednesday | December 18, 2019 | 5:00 pm–8:30 pm
Activities free with gallery admission. Planetarium ticket fees apply.
Enjoy an evening at the museum! Curate your night from a host of activities, including sketching in the galleries, art-making activities, a show in the Whitney and Elizabeth MacMillan Planetarium, and stargazing on the Ruth and John Huss Observation Deck (weather permitting).
Sketching theme: Celebrate the quiet of winter drawing from animals that sleep through the winter. Or take a moment to just color one of our unique nature themed coloring sheets.
Hands-on activity: Brew spices and herbs to soothe the soul.
Tours begin in Horizon Hall at 6:15 and 7:15 pm.
Dive deep into the dioramas with Anita Cholewa, retired Herbarium curator and collections manager. Learn about how our native plants defend themselves against predators, amazing adaptations, and Minnesota’s biodiversity—and threats to it.
Instructor Rachel Holdgrafer of Peaceful Mind Yoga focuses her practice on gentle and restorative yoga sessions that benefit all bodies. Please bring your own mat.