Highlights of Massachusetts Archaeology
Discuss archeology and tour some of the commonwealth's most interesting archeological sites, with Eric Johnson, Ph.D., a lecturer from UMass-Amherst.
Thu, Oct 10, 2013
Cost: $2/members, $4/general
21 Edwards St.
(413) 263-6800, www.springfieldmuseums.org
More Events at Springfield Museums
06.14.14 - 09.14.14
Life Through Time: Dinosaurs and Ice-Age Mammals
Science Museum exhibit featuring robotic life-scale dinosaurs such as Apatosaurus and Pachycephalosaurus, and ice-age mammals including Woolly Mammoth and Saber-Toothed Tiger. Plus fossil stations with interactive dino dig boxes. Through Sept. 14.
Stars Over Springfield
Public sky gazing with the science museum's large rooftop telescope takes place the first Friday each month.
Annual History of the Move Car Show
Activities include driving demonstations of a replica Springfield-built 1893 Duryea - among the first gasoline-powered cars, a discussion of local early automotive history by museum docent Jerre Hoffman, an appearance by NESN's host Paul Mennett, music, snacks, and more.