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Science and Nature Programs & Events

Jan
20
2022
Swamp Art Spectacular

Join us for our 3rd Annual Swamp Art Spectacular, featuring work from local artists in the fields of Fabric Arts, Fine Arts and Photography – focusing on the theme “Impressions of Louisiana Nature”. Come visit during the exhibition and vote on your favorite piece in both the youth and adult categories – winners will receive a prize at the end of the show!

Jan
21
2022
Swamp Art Spectacular

Join us for our 3rd Annual Swamp Art Spectacular, featuring work from local artists in the fields of Fabric Arts, Fine Arts and Photography – focusing on the theme “Impressions of Louisiana Nature”. Come visit during the exhibition and vote on your favorite piece in both the youth and adult categories – winners will receive a prize at the end of the show!

Jan
21
2022
Friday Night Lecture Series

For almost twenty-five years this program has given patrons histories and possible futures. Skygazing tips, physics phenomena, space programs and famous events are covered. Fridays / (No lecture on March 11 or May 6) / 7:30-8:30 p.m.

Ages: 14+

Jan
22
2022
Swamp Art Spectacular

Join us for our 3rd Annual Swamp Art Spectacular, featuring work from local artists in the fields of Fabric Arts, Fine Arts and Photography – focusing on the theme “Impressions of Louisiana Nature”. Come visit during the exhibition and vote on your favorite piece in both the youth and adult categories – winners will receive a prize at the end of the show!

Jan
22
2022
Science Academy

Cadets are brought into the wonderful world of astronomy and given an exciting chance to explore gravity, simple machines, stars, spacecraft, meteors, the Earth-Moon system, asteroids and comets, and the electromagnetic spectrum. Jan. 8 + 15 + 22 / Feb. 5 + 12 + 26 March 5 + 12 + 26 / April 9 + 16 + 23 / May 14 + 21 Saturday / 10 a.m.-noon $5 East Baton Rouge Parish residents $6 out-of-parish residents

Ages: 8-12

Jan
22
2022
Adult Astronomy Courses

Get the most out of your investment or gift. Seasoned skygazers teach you how to focus, magnify and gauge transparency to unlock wondrous views of the Heavens. Jan 8 - Learn Your Binoculars Jan. 22 - Learn Your Sky Feb. 5 - Learn your Telescope 3:30-7:30 p.m.

Ages: 18+

Jan
23
2022
Swamp Art Spectacular

Join us for our 3rd Annual Swamp Art Spectacular, featuring work from local artists in the fields of Fabric Arts, Fine Arts and Photography – focusing on the theme “Impressions of Louisiana Nature”. Come visit during the exhibition and vote on your favorite piece in both the youth and adult categories – winners will receive a prize at the end of the show!

Jan
25
2022
Swamp Art Spectacular

Join us for our 3rd Annual Swamp Art Spectacular, featuring work from local artists in the fields of Fabric Arts, Fine Arts and Photography – focusing on the theme “Impressions of Louisiana Nature”. Come visit during the exhibition and vote on your favorite piece in both the youth and adult categories – winners will receive a prize at the end of the show!

Jan
26
2022
Swamp Art Spectacular

Join us for our 3rd Annual Swamp Art Spectacular, featuring work from local artists in the fields of Fabric Arts, Fine Arts and Photography – focusing on the theme “Impressions of Louisiana Nature”. Come visit during the exhibition and vote on your favorite piece in both the youth and adult categories – winners will receive a prize at the end of the show!

Jan
27
2022
Swamp Art Spectacular

Join us for our 3rd Annual Swamp Art Spectacular, featuring work from local artists in the fields of Fabric Arts, Fine Arts and Photography – focusing on the theme “Impressions of Louisiana Nature”. Come visit during the exhibition and vote on your favorite piece in both the youth and adult categories – winners will receive a prize at the end of the show!

Jan
28
2022
Swamp Art Spectacular

Join us for our 3rd Annual Swamp Art Spectacular, featuring work from local artists in the fields of Fabric Arts, Fine Arts and Photography – focusing on the theme “Impressions of Louisiana Nature”. Come visit during the exhibition and vote on your favorite piece in both the youth and adult categories – winners will receive a prize at the end of the show!

Jan
28
2022
Friday Night Lecture Series

For almost twenty-five years this program has given patrons histories and possible futures. Skygazing tips, physics phenomena, space programs and famous events are covered. Fridays / (No lecture on March 11 or May 6) / 7:30-8:30 p.m.

Ages: 14+

Jan
29
2022
Swamp Art Spectacular

Join us for our 3rd Annual Swamp Art Spectacular, featuring work from local artists in the fields of Fabric Arts, Fine Arts and Photography – focusing on the theme “Impressions of Louisiana Nature”. Come visit during the exhibition and vote on your favorite piece in both the youth and adult categories – winners will receive a prize at the end of the show!

Jan
29
2022
STEM Expansion

Advanced demonstrations and topic extensions for an older crowd. Archived experiments (some not seen in over fifteen years) join with timely, cutting-edge demos and concepts. Certificates earned. Jan. 29 + Feb. 19 + March 19 + April 30 + May 28 / 3:30-7:30 p.m. $15 East Baton Rouge Parish residents $18 out-of-parish residents.

Ages: 12-16

Jan
30
2022
Swamp Art Spectacular

Join us for our 3rd Annual Swamp Art Spectacular, featuring work from local artists in the fields of Fabric Arts, Fine Arts and Photography – focusing on the theme “Impressions of Louisiana Nature”. Come visit during the exhibition and vote on your favorite piece in both the youth and adult categories – winners will receive a prize at the end of the show!

Feb
1
2022
Early Bird Extended Hours

Join us for extended morning hours on the first Saturday of every month to check out the feathered friends that call Bluebonnet Swamp home. Due to current protocols, a guide is not provided for this program, but you are welcome to come to enjoy the trails on your own before our normal operating hours begin. Jan. 8 + Feb. 5 + March 5 + April 2 + May 7 / Saturdays / 7-9 a.m. General admission fees apply / Pass holders are free Registration not required

Ages: All Ages

Feb
1
2022
Swamp Art Spectacular

Join us for our 3rd Annual Swamp Art Spectacular, featuring work from local artists in the fields of Fabric Arts, Fine Arts and Photography – focusing on the theme “Impressions of Louisiana Nature”. Come visit during the exhibition and vote on your favorite piece in both the youth and adult categories – winners will receive a prize at the end of the show!

Feb
2
2022
Swamp Art Spectacular

Join us for our 3rd Annual Swamp Art Spectacular, featuring work from local artists in the fields of Fabric Arts, Fine Arts and Photography – focusing on the theme “Impressions of Louisiana Nature”. Come visit during the exhibition and vote on your favorite piece in both the youth and adult categories – winners will receive a prize at the end of the show!

Feb
3
2022
Swamp Art Spectacular

Join us for our 3rd Annual Swamp Art Spectacular, featuring work from local artists in the fields of Fabric Arts, Fine Arts and Photography – focusing on the theme “Impressions of Louisiana Nature”. Come visit during the exhibition and vote on your favorite piece in both the youth and adult categories – winners will receive a prize at the end of the show!

Feb
4
2022
Swamp Art Spectacular

Join us for our 3rd Annual Swamp Art Spectacular, featuring work from local artists in the fields of Fabric Arts, Fine Arts and Photography – focusing on the theme “Impressions of Louisiana Nature”. Come visit during the exhibition and vote on your favorite piece in both the youth and adult categories – winners will receive a prize at the end of the show!

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