Monday, January 27, 2020
Who will win the SuperBowl?
Ceremony - Feb. 2 | 1 - 2 pm
Member Perk: Refer a Friend February
We love our members...and their friends! For the month of February every member who refers a friend to become a VLM member will receive a FREE Behind the Scenes Tour! See exclusive “staff only areas and discover exciting animal care secrets at the Museum.

Bacchus Food & Wine Festival

Enjoy delicious samplings of fine wine, local restaurant fare, and an eclectic mix of live music and entertainment as you mingle with friends amongst the beautiful museum galleries and exhibits.

Date : Feb. 7
Divine Reception : 6 - 7pm
Main Event : 7 - 10pm
Stargazing/Laser Show Evening
Every second Saturday of the month enjoy free stargazing! The evening also includes a planetarium program and several laser shows.

Stargazing is weather dependent.

Date : February 8
Time : 5:30 - 11:59pm

Follow the Drinking Gourd
Every Saturday in the Abbitt Planetarium the Museum will offer free admission to the 4:30 pm showing of “Follow the Drinking Gourd” as part of Black History Month.

Museum admission is not included.

Dates : February 1, 8, 15, 22 & 29
Time : 4:30 - 5:30pm
Homeschool Day| Registration Opens Feb. 3
Dino Family Challenge Weekend
Celebrate Presidents Day weekend navigating the Jurassic Jungle Maze, crossing the Tar Pit and more! Will your family meet the challenge?

Date : February 15 - 17
Time : 9am - 5pm

Museum Mixer: Starry Nights and Coffee Flights
Discover differences between astronomy and astrology while you sip on coffee plus your favorite liquor during this after-hours adults only mixer.

Date : February 27
Time : 5:30- 7:30pm
Hatching until May 3!

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