July 22, 2019 Date

Featured Events

Adult Swim
Friday, July 26
Enjoy the Sea Center’s unique hands-on exhibits after the kids have all gone home! Bring your friends or a date to get your hands wet touching friendly Swell Sharks, ane...
5:30 PM–7:30 PM
Dino Days: Local Fossils with Paleontologist Dr. Jonathan Hoffman
Wednesday, July 31
Join Dibblee Collection Manager of Earth Science Jonathan Hoffman, Ph.D., as he explains how the geology of Santa Barbara County makes the likelihood of finding a dinosaur her...
11:00 AM–2:00 PM
Dino Days: Cosmic Impact with Astronomer Charlotte Zeamer
Saturday, August 10
Learn about the cosmic catastrophe that ended the reign of reptiles and paved the way for the Age of Mammals! Join Astronomy Programs Presenter Charlotte Zeamer as she discuss...
11:00 AM–2:00 PM
Science Pub: Sexing the Skeleton - Nuancing Gender in Archaeology
Monday, August 12
Sex and gender are complicated, even after death! Join Anthropology Collections Manager Tacy Kennedy, M.A., to learn how archaeologists studying human remains tackle the compl...
6:30 PM–8:00 PM
Live Dive
Thursday, August 15
Become immersed in the world below the ocean’s surface. Watch and interact with SCUBA divers live as they explore our local coastal ecosystems under Stearns Wharf and be...
11:00 AM–12:00 PM
Dino Days: Western Science Center’s Dr. Andrew McDonald
Saturday, August 17
During the Late Cretaceous Epoch, around 80 million years ago, New Mexico was very different from the desert and scrubland we know today. It was hot, humid, lush, and crisscro...
11:00 AM–2:00 PM
Mermaids & Buccaneers Day
Saturday, August 24
Join us on the high seas for a fin-tastic day of seafaring adventures! At the Sea Center on Stearns Wharf, meet Ariel the Little Mermaid as she leads a scavenger hunt and sing...
10:00 AM–3:00 PM
Live Dive
Saturday, August 24
Become immersed in the world below the ocean’s surface. Watch and interact with SCUBA divers live as they explore our local coastal ecosystems under Stearns Wharf and be...
11:00 AM–12:00 PM
Live Dive
Thursday, September 5
Become immersed in the world below the ocean’s surface. Watch and interact with SCUBA divers live as they explore our local coastal ecosystems under Stearns Wharf and be...
11:00 AM–12:00 PM
Live Dive
Saturday, October 26
Become immersed in the world below the ocean’s surface. Watch and interact with SCUBA divers live as they explore our local coastal ecosystems under Stearns Wharf and be...
11:00 AM–12:00 PM