Family Science Nights
Ages 4–104


Thursdays, 6:00pm – 8:00pm

Spend a summer evening in our Samueli Conference Center getting “up close and personal” with local scientists. Each experience will include a presentation by a special guest speaker with alternate activities for kids. A different topic will be covered each week.

Thursday, August 17: Snails, Slugs & Slime with the Natural History Museum of Los Angeles County

Have you ever wondered why some insects and invertebrates make slime? Jann Vendetti will share the some of the amazing physical properties of snail slime. In addition, learn how scientists and citizens are working together to study land snails and slugs in Los Angeles Country through the SLIME initiative. This Family Science Night will have you thinking differently about our slimy friends that live in our own backyards! 


$10/person ($9/Member)
$35/Family-4-Pack ($33/Member Family-4-Pack)

Member rate applies to all Membership levels for this program.
Enter your Member ID # in the “Have a code” field to receive your discount.