Events

January, 2021
  • Virtual Annual Open House

    The 53rd Annual Open House will be held virtually this year on Saturday, January 30, 2021 between 9:30 am and 2 pm.Join ...

    Saturday, January 30, 2021, 09:30am - 02:00pm

February, 2021
  • Virtual Hydrothermal Vents Late Night

    Take a dive to the ocean floor to learn about the mysteries of hydrothermal vents! During this event, participants will ...

    Wednesday, February 03, 2021, 06:00pm - 07:30pm

  • Ask A Geologist: The Bugs & the Bees!

    Our 'Ask A Geologist' series is back!Join us for our first presentation of the semester, by Chelsea Abegg, Soils and ...

    Friday, February 19, 2021, 01:00pm - 02:00pm

March, 2021
  • Virtual Sharks Late Night

    Take a dive beneath the waves to learn about the ocean's greatest predators, the sharks! During this event, participants will ...

    Wednesday, March 03, 2021, 06:00pm - 07:30pm

  • Paint-Along Event: Sharks!

    Our online Paint-Along Series will continue this Spring, with a Shark-themed Painting Event!Join Museum Co-Director, Dr. Lauren Adamo, as she demonstrates ...

    Tuesday, March 09, 2021, 06:30pm - 08:00pm

  • Ask A Geologist: Glacial Landscapes

    Join us for a presentation by Dr. Lucas Zoet, Assistant Professor in the Department of Geoscience, University of Wisconsin, Madison. ...

    Friday, March 12, 2021, 01:00pm - 02:00pm

  • Virtual Spanish Tour of the Geology Museum

    Gira Virtual en EspaƱolJoin us on Wednesday, March 31st for a bilingual tour about the history of the Rutgers Geology Museum ...

    Wednesday, March 31, 2021, 06:30pm - 07:30pm

April, 2021
  • Ask A Geologist: Let's Restore Sand Dunes!

    Join us for a presentation by Dr. Robert Mayer, Professor at the University of Puerto Rico at Aguadilla. Dr. Mayer ...

    Friday, April 02, 2021, 01:00pm - 02:00pm

  • Virtual Antarctica Late Night

    Take trip with us to the South Pole! During this event, participants will learn about Antarctica, Earth's coldest continent, and ...

    Wednesday, April 07, 2021, 06:00pm - 07:30pm

  • Geology Merit Badge: Geology 101 Program

    Introducing our NEW program specifically designed for Boy Scouts interested in earning their Geology Merit Badge!In this two part virtual ...

    Saturday, April 10, 2021, 11:00am - 12:30pm

  • Geology Merit Badge: Energy Resources Program

    Introducing our NEW program specifically designed for Boy Scouts interested in earning their Geology Merit Badge!In this two part virtual ...

    Saturday, April 10, 2021, 02:00pm - 03:30pm

  • Ask A Geologist: Microbes, the Unseen Majority

    Join us for a presentation by Dr. Elizabeth Padilla Crespo, Distinguished Research Professor at the Inter-American University of Puerto Rico, ...

    Friday, April 23, 2021, 01:00pm - 02:00pm

May, 2021
  • Virtual Meteorites Late Night

    Take a trip with us into outer space! During this event, participants will learn what makes a meteorite a meteorite, ...

    Wednesday, May 05, 2021, 06:00pm - 07:30pm

  • Ask A Geologist: Coastal Dunes

    Join us for a presentation by Dr. Rosana Grafals Soto, Associate Professor at the University of Puerto Rico, Cayey. Dr. ...

    Friday, May 14, 2021, 01:00pm - 02:00pm

October, 2021
  • Virtual Fossils Late Night

    In celebration of Earth Science Week and National Fossil Day, join us on Wednesday, October 6th and take a step ...

    Wednesday, October 06, 2021, 06:00pm - 07:30pm

  • Ask A Geologist: Meteor Crater

    Join us for a presentation by Michael Schwab, Education Coordinator at Meteor Crater & Barringer Space Museum in Arizona! Michael ...

    Thursday, October 21, 2021, 06:00pm - 07:00pm

November, 2021
  • Virtual Polar Late Night

    Join us on Wednesday, November 3rd and travel to the the Poles, Earth's coldest places!This virtual, online event will include ...

    Wednesday, November 03, 2021, 06:00pm - 07:30pm

  • Ask A Geologist: Ocean Turbulence

    Join us for a presentation by about ocean turbulence by Dr. Sally Warner, Assistant Professor of Climate Science and Physics ...

    Thursday, November 18, 2021, 06:00pm - 07:00pm

December, 2021
  • Virtual Geologic Cores Late Night

    Join us on Wednesday, December 1st and learn about geologic cores, a favorite tool of geoscientists!This virtual, online event will ...

    Wednesday, December 01, 2021, 06:00pm - 07:30pm

  • Ask A Geologist: Water Sustainability

    Join us for a presentation about water sustainability by Rutgers alumnus, Sean Stevenson, Natural Resource Specialist at Bluetriton Brands! Sean ...

    Thursday, December 16, 2021, 06:00pm - 07:00pm