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Join us for one of our popular scheduled events, or host your own party at the Hall.

Upcoming Events

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Educator Night

Thursday, October 2, 5:30–8:00 p.m.
FREE for educators

Join us for this special after-hours event where you'll explore the Hall and our resources. Get excited to do more science this school year, from field trips to curriculum to professional development.

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Homecoming at the Hall

Friday–Sunday, October 10–12, 10:00 a.m.–5:00 p.m.

Show your Bear pride the scientific way by spending your Homecoming weekend at the Hall. All events are free with a Homecoming name tag, UC Berkeley ID, Berkeley Lab/Lawrence Livermore National Lab employee ID, or Hall admission.

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Meet the Makers

Saturday, October 11, 12:30–3:30 p.m.

Meet Xunfeng Zhao, a noted woodworker, artist, designer, and inventor. Work alongside Xunfeng to learn new skills and get inspired by his work.

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Partial Solar Eclipse

Thursday, October 23, 1:30–4:30 p.m.

Experience a thrilling partial solar eclipse through solar telescopes at the Hall while learning the ins and outs of solar eclipses from Hall experts.


Happy Creepy Halloween

Saturday–Sunday, October 25–26

Put the "Hall" in Halloween this October—participate in Halloween-themed activities, for an enjoyably spooky and scientific Halloween weekend.

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The Lawrence Hall of Science Gala

Saturday, November 1, 6:30–9:30 p.m.

Join us for an inventive evening to celebrate and support the Hall's highly impactful education programs. Tickets are required for this event.

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Winter Weeks

December 20–January 4
Closed Dec. 25 and at 3:00 p.m. Dec. 24

Keep the learning gears turning this winter break with daily activities at the Hall.

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New Year's Eve Day Party

Wednesday, December 31, 2014, 12:00–2:00 p.m.

Start the New Year with a science bash! Ring in 2015 with fun and educational activities at the Hall.

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Member Events

You're invited! Learn about upcoming special events and activities just for members that you won't want to miss. If you're not a member yet, now is a great time to join the Hall.

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Community Events

Find out more about upcoming community events that feature the Hall's programs, activities, and exhibits.

Parties and Rentals

Birthday Parties

Celebrate your birthday or any other occasion by treating friends to a private and hands-on hour-long science workshop. Choose from several popular themes, such as the solar system, inventing, or animal discovery.

Facility Rental

Business meetings, office parties, weddings, and reunions are better at the Lawrence Hall of Science. Treat your guests to a panoramic Bay view, dynamic science exhibits, and friendly service.


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