Museum News

Boonville Days Living History Fair

Boonville Days 2011Join the Brazos Valley Museum of Natural History for the 6th annual Boonville Days Living History Fair.

Where: In the Brazos Center, 3232 Briarcrest Drive, Bryan, Texas

Date: Saturday, October 1, 2010

Time: 9:00 AM - 4:00 PM

Rio Brazos Audubon Society Meeting: The Parrot Trade in Peru

6:30 pm
Free and open to the public
Brazos Valley Natural History Museum

Rio Brazos Audubon Society Meeting: Birding 201: How to Get Started Birding

6:30 PM
Free and open to the public

Birding 201: How to Get Started Birding

Bruce Neville, RBAS Field Trip Chair

Been thinking about getting started in birding but not quite sure how?
Do you want to develop you birding skills?

Bruce Neville will provide tips on when to bird, where to bird, how to identify birds, what’s the best field guide, how to buy binoculars, how and why of listing birds and other frequently asked questions about the wonderful, rewarding and enjoyable past time of watching birds.

NASA Shuttle Decision Date: April 12, 2011 at Noon

The Brazos Valley Museum of Natural History, a serious contender for a retired space shuttle, will host a space shuttle watch at Noon on April 12th, the 30th anniversary of the first shuttle flight and the day when NASA will announce the shuttles’ final locations.