The Gateway Science Museum at CSU, Chico will present four special lectures in April as part of its spring 2014 Museum Without Walls series.
The theme is “Stories of Transformation." The presentations will focus on evolution, evidence and prehistoric species of California. It’s a chance to get a close-up look at fossil evidence and share in discussions surrounding evolutionary biology from renowned area experts.
The lectures begin at 7:30 p.m. at the Gateway Science Museum, at 625 Esplanade, next to Bidwell Mansion in Chico. There is a suggested donation of $3 per adult. The lectures are free to museum members and students with a valid student ID.
This is the series lineup:
April 2: “Evolution: What’s God Got to Do with It?”
Presented by Greg Cootsona, Minister, Bidwell Presbyterian Church
April 9: “The Galapagos: Evidence of Evolution”
Presented by Jeffrey Bell, Chair, Department of Biological Sciences, CSU, Chico
April 16: “Dinosaurs and Other Mesozoic Reptiles of California”
Presented by Richard Hilton, Professor of Geology, Sierra College
April 30: “Evolution of California Plants and Animals”
Presented by Kristina Schierenbeck, Professor of Biology, CSU, Chico
For more information, visit www.gatewayscience.org or call 530-898-4121.