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Jan
16
Wed
Sea Turtle Biologging: Making informed dredging decisions by understanding the where, why, and when @ U.S. Department of the Interior
Jan 16 @ 1:15 pm – 2:15 pm

Join U.S. Geological Survey Research Ecologist Kristen M. Hart, Ph.D. and Bureau of Ocean Energy Management Marine Biologist Doug Piatkowski to learn about ongoing studies on sea turtles in the Gulf of Mexico. Hear how this research is helping to detect the behavior and movement of sea turtles at specific Outer Continental Shelf sand and gravel dredging locations and how this new data informs the management decisions and coastal restoration projects of the Marine Minerals Program.

Special Assistance – For those in need of special assistance (such as an interpreter for the hearing impaired) or inquiries regarding the accessible entrance, please notify museum staff at (202) 208-4743 in advance of the program. Special needs will be accommodated whenever possible.

Building Access – All adults must present a valid photo ID to enter the building. All visitors will be subject to security screenings, including bag and parcel checks.

Location – The Rachel Carson Room is located next to the basement cafeteria of the Stewart Lee Udall Department of the Interior Building, 1849 C Street NW, Washington, DC, 20240. The Sidney R Yates Auditorium is located inside the C Street Lobby.

Apr
13
Sat
Eggstravaganza! @ Tudor Place Historic House & Garden
Apr 13 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm

Eggstravaganza! Ticket Sales Open to MEMBERS ONLY in January.

The event kicks off with a lively egg hunt and egg roll on the South Lawn. Cap off the experience by decorating a festive animal magnet, making a jumbo egg hanging decoration, and playing traditional children’s games. Bring your camera for photo ops with the Easter Bunny.

Due to popular demand, there are now four days of Eggstravaganza!

Eggstravaganza! for kids sells out every year. We thank our members by opening ticket sales to them in January — a month ahead of public sales. Not a member yet? Join now at the Family, Boxwood Circle, Rose Circle or Patron levels to be part of this early purchase program. Tickets to the public on sale February 1.

 

Apr
18
Thu
Eggstravaganza! @ Tudor Place Historic House & Garden
Apr 18 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm

Eggstravaganza! Ticket Sales Open to MEMBERS ONLY in January.

The event kicks off with a lively egg hunt and egg roll on the South Lawn. Cap off the experience by decorating a festive animal magnet, making a jumbo egg hanging decoration, and playing traditional children’s games. Bring your camera for photo ops with the Easter Bunny.

Due to popular demand, there are now four days of Eggstravaganza!

Eggstravaganza! for kids sells out every year. We thank our members by opening ticket sales to them in January — a month ahead of public sales. Not a member yet? Join now at the Family, Boxwood Circle, Rose Circle or Patron levels to be part of this early purchase program. Tickets to the public on sale February 1.

 

Apr
19
Fri
Eggstravaganza! @ Tudor Place Historic House & Garden
Apr 19 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm

Eggstravaganza! Ticket Sales Open to MEMBERS ONLY in January.

The event kicks off with a lively egg hunt and egg roll on the South Lawn. Cap off the experience by decorating a festive animal magnet, making a jumbo egg hanging decoration, and playing traditional children’s games. Bring your camera for photo ops with the Easter Bunny.

Due to popular demand, there are now four days of Eggstravaganza!

Eggstravaganza! for kids sells out every year. We thank our members by opening ticket sales to them in January — a month ahead of public sales. Not a member yet? Join now at the Family, Boxwood Circle, Rose Circle or Patron levels to be part of this early purchase program. Tickets to the public on sale February 1.

 

Apr
20
Sat
Eggstravaganza! @ Tudor Place Historic House & Garden
Apr 20 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm

Eggstravaganza! Ticket Sales Open to MEMBERS ONLY in January.

The event kicks off with a lively egg hunt and egg roll on the South Lawn. Cap off the experience by decorating a festive animal magnet, making a jumbo egg hanging decoration, and playing traditional children’s games. Bring your camera for photo ops with the Easter Bunny.

Due to popular demand, there are now four days of Eggstravaganza!

Eggstravaganza! for kids sells out every year. We thank our members by opening ticket sales to them in January — a month ahead of public sales. Not a member yet? Join now at the Family, Boxwood Circle, Rose Circle or Patron levels to be part of this early purchase program. Tickets to the public on sale February 1.