News Flash Home
The original item was published from 4/21/2022 9:28:44 AM to 5/29/2022 12:00:00 AM.

News Flash

News Releases

Posted on: April 21, 2022

[ARCHIVED] May STEM Programs at the Museum of Nature and Science

STEM PROGRAM 1

The Las Cruces Museum of Nature & Science, 411 N. Main St., will offer in-person Science, Technology, Engineering and Math (STEM) programs for children and families this May.
 
 The programs are free but require registration in advance. Register in-person at the Museum of Nature & Science atrium desk before the listed registration deadlines.
 
“Nature & Science Discovery Pre-K: Trace Fossils”
 9 a.m. to 10 a.m. Thursdays
 For thousands of years animals, human, plants, and even bacteria have left their mark in some way. In May, we will examine the different kinds of evidence left behind. “Pre-K” takes place at 9 a.m. every Thursday. Register in advance for May. Recommended for ages 2 to 5, adult caregiver participation is required.
 
“Saturday Family ScienceAir-Zookas!”
 10 a.m. to 11 a.m. Saturday, May 7
 Let’s learn about vortexes! This hands-on activity will walk you through how to use everyday items to make your own air vortex cannon. Registration is required and can be done at the atrium desk. Recommended for ages 6 and older. Adult caregiver participation is required.
 
“Live Animal Feedings”
 11 a.m. Saturday, May 7, May 14, and May 21
 It’s brunch time! Watch and learn how different species of animals eat, and what they eat. Animal feedings take place in the gallery at the Museum of Nature & Science. No registration is required.
 
“Animal Encounters”
 11 a.m. to noon Saturday, May 28
 Learn about the diverse world of amphibians and get up close to some of the museum’s residents. No registration required.
 
The Museum of Nature & Science, 411 N. Main St., is accessible via RoadRUNNER Transit Route 1, Stop 1. Visit the Museum System website at: https://www.las-cruces.org/museums or follow the Las Cruces Museums on Facebook and Instagram @LCMuseums.
 
For information, contact Lea Flores, Education Curator, at 575/528-3372 or by email at lflores@las-cruces.org.

Facebook Twitter Email

Other News in News Releases

City Councilors 2

City Council to Meet March 4, 2024

Posted on: March 1, 2024
Sewing Supplies

Post-Apocalyptic Life Skills

Posted on: March 1, 2024
Neighborhood Dumpster Day

Neighborhood Dumpster Day

Posted on: March 1, 2024
Safe Haven

Safe Haven Ribbon Cutting Ceremony

Posted on: March 1, 2024
Fairway Drive

Fairway Drive Road Closure

Posted on: March 1, 2024 | Last Modified on: April 18, 2023
Bargain Book Club

New Book Groups

Posted on: March 1, 2024
Las Cruces Aquatic Center

Activity Pool to Reopen

Posted on: March 1, 2024
Orange Cones

University Avenue Lane Closure

Posted on: February 29, 2024
Chief Story

Police ID Witness who Intervened in Attack on Officer

Posted on: February 29, 2024 | Last Modified on: April 18, 2023
Keyboard

Free Computer Literacy Classes in March

Posted on: February 28, 2024 | Last Modified on: April 18, 2023
City Councilors 2

City Council Work Session Recap

Posted on: February 27, 2024 | Last Modified on: April 18, 2023
Utah Avenue

Utah Avenue Lane Closure

Posted on: February 27, 2024
Solar Panels

New Mexico Climate Investment Center Seeks Board Nominations

Posted on: February 23, 2024 | Last Modified on: April 18, 2023
Orange Cones

East Idaho Avenue Lane Closure

Posted on: February 23, 2024 | Last Modified on: April 18, 2023
Painted People

First Saturday Movie Marathon – Holi

Posted on: February 23, 2024
Fire on Karen Avenue

Fire Damages Mobile Home on Karen Avenue

Posted on: February 22, 2024 | Last Modified on: April 18, 2023
Road Closed Sign

Nevada Avenue Road Closure

Posted on: February 22, 2024
Road Closed Sign

Davis Avenue Road Closure

Posted on: February 22, 2024
Road Closed Sign

Monte Vista Avenue Road Closure Continues

Posted on: February 22, 2024
City Councilors 2

City Council Recap Feb. 20, 2024

Posted on: February 21, 2024 | Last Modified on: April 18, 2023
Art Smart

Ask ALICE! "What I Know Now" Workshop

Posted on: February 14, 2024 | Last Modified on: April 18, 2023
NM DOT Logo

NMDOT: I-25 Safety and Capacity Study

Posted on: February 13, 2024 | Last Modified on: April 18, 2023
Lane Closure (1)

El Paseo Road Lane Closure

Posted on: February 12, 2024
Veterans Memorial Park

Veterans Memorial Park Improvements

Posted on: February 2, 2024
Laptop and Calculator

VITA Program

Posted on: February 2, 2024
Young Park

Young Park Install 2-Wire Irrigation Improvements & Upgrades

Posted on: January 26, 2024 | Last Modified on: April 18, 2023
Road Closed Sign

Bellamah Drive Road Closure

Posted on: November 27, 2023
Book titled Murder on the Red River

Murderous Reads Mystery Book Group

Posted on: November 8, 2023
Road Closed Sign

Westway Avenue Closure

Posted on: November 2, 2022