Its time for the Big Game! Sunday February 7th football titans will meet head to head in the game of the year! With the game of the year often comes the party of the year and we at the Discovery Museum know that sometimes it’s nice to take a break from the little ones during all that fun.
For over twenty years, this superstar of the session music scene has sung backup for iconic artists like the Rolling Stones, Sting, and countless others. With her astonishing range and intonation, it’s no wonder Mick Jagger calls Lisa when he needs a duet partner for Gimme Shelter. A featured role in the Oscar-winning documentary Twenty Feet From Stardom raised Fischer’s profile so high that now she’s taking center stage.
EUREKA, February 4 – as part of the ongoing Conservation Lecture Series, on Wednesday February 10, Sequoia Park Zoo will host a lecture entitled “North American porcupine ecology in a coastal dune forest” by Tim Bean, Assistant Professor in the Department of Wildlife at Humboldt State University and Cara Appel, graduate student at HSU.
Humboldt State University Wildlife Professor, Dr. Mark Colwell, will present a lecture on the Western Snowy Plover on Thursday, February 11 from 6:30 to 8 p.m at the Humboldt Coastal Nature Center, 220 Stamps Lane in Manila. Dr. Colwell will discuss the bird's life history and local challenges to breeding success. Doors open at 6:30 p.m. and the lecture begins at 7 p.m. Arrive early for hot tea and light snacks. A sliding scale donation of $2-5 is requested.
The Redwood Coast chapter of the American Association of Zoo Keepers is hosting a Cupcakes for Conservation fundraiser over Valentine’s Day weekend. Surprise your loved ones with a handmade cupcake delivered on Valentine’s Day! Each organic, Texas-sized cupcake comes with an edible fondant animal (Chilean flamingo or honey bee), a card, and a keepsake photo.