by Minda Berbeco
Free Entry Days at:
Hawk Talks, Hawk Hill, Marin Headlands, Every Saturday & Sunday, 12-2pm
Super-cool Science Parties and lectures:
Nerd Nite East Bay, Last Monday of the month
Nerd Nite San Francisco, Third Wednesday of the month
Café Inquiry, Firth Thursday of the month, 6pm, at Café Borrone, Menlo Park
Science and Reason with Skeptics in the Pub, Wednesday, 10/22/14 Fiddler’s Green, Millbrae
Highlighted Events in September:
Wednesday, 10/1/14 4pm
West Valley Branch Library, San Jose
Ever wonder about the San Francisco Bay wetlands and the wildlife in your very own backyard? Join us for an adventure here at your local library. You’ll get up close and personal with real feet and beaks of birds while you play bird games and create your very own wild craft! Best suited for ages 5-9.
For more information, visit their website.
Total Lunar Eclipse
Wednesday, 10/8/14, 2-5am
Chabot Space and Science Center, Oakland
The observatory deck opens at 2am for a special presentation about the eclipse. Stay after the presentation for the late night viewing festivities. A Lunar Eclipse occurs when the Moon passes through the shadow of the Earth. For this to happen the Sun, Earth, and Moon must be closely aligned with the Moon and the Moon located furthest from the Sun. Bring binoculars, blankets and warm clothes.