February 29, 2024 Date

Upcoming Events

Birds of Winter with Guy Tingos Thurdays
Thursday, February 29
Eight-week field course Thursdays, January 11–February 29
Join expert birder Guy Tingos at some of the region’s best winter birding spots. Explore woodlands, waters,...
8:00 AM–10:00 AM
Free Astronomy Talk: Where in the Universe?
Friday, March 1
What is the nature of “empty” space? Does time exist? Ponder these questions—and the curious relationship between observer and nature—with renowned astronomer...
7:30 PM–9:00 PM
Birds of Winter with Rebecca Coulter
Monday, March 4
Eight-week field course Mondays, January 15-March 4
This class has sold out.
Join expert birder Rebecca Coulter at some of the region’s best winter birding spots. Explore...
8:30 AM–10:30 AM
Members Only: Spring Family Festival
Saturday, March 9
Celebrate spring with a morning of kid-friendly science fun!
At this drop-in event for Members, participate in educational crafts and activities designed for elementary-school-aged...
9:00 AM–11:00 AM
Star Party
Saturday, March 9
The Palmer Observatory will open its doors and its roof to share a remarkable view of the wonders of the night sky through our state-of-the-art 20-inch telescope.Join Museum Astronomy...
7:30 PM–10:00 PM
Science Pub: The Happiness of the Bee
Monday, March 11
Come with us on a journey to the beehive, where we will learn about the practical science of beekeeping and the critical role of these and other pollinators in our ecosystems....
6:30 PM–8:00 PM
Ocean Ambassador Beach Cleanups
Sunday, March 17
Be part of the solution to marine pollution! Come gain community with fellow ocean-lovers, and earn community service hours if you need them to graduate. The Sea Center hosts beach...
10:00 AM–12:00 PM
Free Admission at the Museum: SoCal Museums Free-For-All
Saturday, March 23
On Saturday, March 23, 2024, more than thirty museums and cultural institutions are participating in the annual SoCal Museums Free-For-All, a celebration of the region’s...
10:00 AM–5:00 PM
Bird Shorts: Made Up Stories About Birds and Birders
Wednesday, March 27
Please note the new location for this event: Santa Barbara Central Library, Faulkner Gallery
Presented by the Santa Barbara Audubon Society
You are invited to a Santa Barbara...
7:30 PM–9:00 PM
Star Party
Saturday, April 6
The Palmer Observatory will open its doors and its roof to share a remarkable view of the wonders of the night sky through our state-of-the-art 20-inch telescope.Join Museum Astronomy...
8:00 PM–10:00 PM