Museum News

3rd Annual Buffalo Stampede: Half-Marathon and 5K Race

7:30 AM
At the Brazos Valley Museum of Natural History
3232 Briarcrest Drive
Bryan, TX 77802

Don’t miss the 3rd Annual Buffalo Stampede and Boonville Days!

Runners will be stampeding their way through Bryan/College Station, Texas on October 1st at 7:30am as the Brazos Valley Museum of Natural History hosts its 3rd annual Buffalo Stampede!

Rio Brazos Audubon Society Meeting: The Parrot Trade in Peru

6:30 pm
Free and open to the public
Brazos Valley Natural History Museum

Rio Brazos Audubon Society Meeting: Birding 201: How to Get Started Birding

6:30 PM
Free and open to the public

Birding 201: How to Get Started Birding

Bruce Neville, RBAS Field Trip Chair

Been thinking about getting started in birding but not quite sure how?
Do you want to develop you birding skills?

Bruce Neville will provide tips on when to bird, where to bird, how to identify birds, what’s the best field guide, how to buy binoculars, how and why of listing birds and other frequently asked questions about the wonderful, rewarding and enjoyable past time of watching birds.

NASA Shuttle Decision Date: April 12, 2011 at Noon

The Brazos Valley Museum of Natural History, a serious contender for a retired space shuttle, will host a space shuttle watch at Noon on April 12th, the 30th anniversary of the first shuttle flight and the day when NASA will announce the shuttles’ final locations.