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2019 Summer Learn at Lunchtime

April 29, 2019

Filed under Events, Learn at Lunchtime, Programs

Summer Fridays & Learn at Lunchtime 2019 logo

Learn at Lunchtime is a program featuring a variety of captivating lectures and presentations. This summer Learn at Lunchtime will be presented every Friday at 12:15 PM, June 21 through August 23.

June 21 Wild Bird Adaptations Wildlife Education Specialist Dan Lynch from the Pennsylvania Game Commission will discuss how birds, like Robins and Turkeys, fly, eat and digest their food.

June 28 Artist Conversations: Art of the State with PA First Lady Frances Wolf and a featured artist.

July 12 2019 Art of the State tour the exhibit with Fine Arts Curator Amy Hammond, The State Museum of Pennsylvania

July 19 Apollo 11: Man’s First Step onto the Moon at 12 Noon & 12:30 PM Tickets are limited and must be picked up at the front desk at least 10 minutes before showtime.

July 26 White-Tailed Deer Chronic Wasting Disease Courtney Colley, CWD Communication Specialist, Pennsylvania Game Commission, Bureau of Information and Education

August 2 Discovering the Past at Fort Hunter with Janet Johnson, Curator of Archaeology and Dr. Kurt Carr, Senior Curator of Archaeology, The State Museum

August 9 The Return of the Peregrine Falcon with Bert Myers, Environmental Education Specialist Program Supervisor, Pennsylvania Department of Environmental Protection

August 16 The Secret World of the Allegheny Woodrats with Aura Stauffer, Wildlife Biologist, PA Department of Conservation & Natural Resources

August 23 2019 Art of the State

Pay What You Wish Summer Fridays!

Summer Fridays at The State Museum are “Pay as you wish!” For general admission on Learn at Lunchtime Fridays, June 21 through August 23, the amount you pay for general admission is up to you.

Art docents will be available to give tours in Art of the State 11AM – 1PM.

Summer Fridays feature Learn at Lunchtime at 12:15 PM featuring a variety of exciting lectures and presentations.

Curiosity Connection will have, limited timed-tickets available for 45 minutes of play per hour from 10:00 AM to 3:00 PM. Tickets are limited and first come first serve.

Regular Planetarium admission rates apply.