Museum News

Chuck Wagon Cook-Off 2012

The Brazos Valley Museum of Natural History in Bryan, Texas, invites YOU to compete in our Chuck Wagon Cook-Off on Friday and Saturday, October 5-6, 2012. Nancy and Bob Sparks are lending their expert guiding hands to this event – so you know it’s going to be GOOD!

Event Schedule

Friday

3:30 wagons are to be in place
3:30 wagon judging begins
5:30 cooks’ meeting
6:30 Sponsors and Friends Potluck Dinner

Saturday

Exhibit Opening: El Camino Real de los Tejas

Acequia San Juan
6:00 PM

Timed to coincide with the Museum's annual Boonville Days Living History Fair (October 6), the Museum proudly presents this exhibition celebrating history along El Camino Real de los Tejas. Stunning photographs by Chris Talbot, Wayne Smith, and Joel Kitchens, historical documents from the Colonial Mexican Collection, Cushing Library, Texas A&M University, and artifacts from local blacksmiths will be on display.

First Day of Summer Nature Camp

Week 1 of Summer Nature Camp begins June 11th.  Register now to reserve your spot!

For registration details, visit the Summer Nature Camp page or download the camp flyer and forms:

Martini Madness

Martini Madess6:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Brazos Center Ballroom

The Brazos Valley Museum of Natural History invites you to attend Martini Madness, a 60s style MadMen Themed Soiree on Saturday, March 31, 2012, 6-10 pm, in the Brazos Center Ballroom.

Exhibit Opening and Presentation: Getting to the Core: The JOIDES Resolution

The JOIDES Resolution6:00 PM

The Brazos Valley Museum of Natural History, in cooperation with the Integrated Ocean Drilling Program (IODP) proudly presents Getting to the Core: the JOIDES Resolution, from February 2, 2012 – April 28, 2012.