Events from the Hall

On top of all the learning and fun we offer every day, events are even more great reasons to visit Lawrence Hall of science all year and become a Hall member. Bring your family, friends, and students to our maker events, special exhibit happenings, holiday science parties, trips to other UC Berkeley locales and much more.

Hall Events

Lecture Series - The Oakland EcoBlock: A Novel Approach to Building Resilient Communities

Wednesday, April 28, 2021

6 p.m. - 7 p.m.

Featuring Dr. Alexandra von Meier Adjunct Professor, Department of Electrical Engineering and Computer Science Director of Electric Grid Research, California Institute for Energy and Environment (CIEE)

Midday Science Cafe - Adapting to Change: The Future of California's Water-Energy Nexus

Thursday, April 15, 2021

12 p.m. - 1 p.m.

Water and energy, two intricately connected systems, are critical to California’s future as we face increasing urbanization and climate change. In this Midday Science Cafe, we’ll hear from two researchers studying the connection between water and energy, or the “water-energy nexus”.

Grounds for Science - Representation in Research and The Good Side of Viruses

Thursday, April 8, 2021

5 p.m. - 6 p.m.

Grab an after-work beverage of your choice for a fun night of science, trivia, and socializing with two budding UC Berkeley researchers.

COVID-19: An environmental and social justice context for learning

A series of two 90–min sessions of free, online, professional learning to build our understanding of the interdependence of Math, Science, and Language on April 13 & April 15

Mapping for Spatial and Environmental Literacy

Join us for a 2-part professional learning series March 30 & April 1 to learn how to use spatial data to explore environmental questions.

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NYE Day Party

Thursday, December 31, 2020

Join us for our annual New Year's Eve Day Party!

Reflecting on Fall 2020: Examining High School Science Teaching Practices

Monday, December 14, 2020

3:30 p.m. - 4:30 p.m.

Join BaySci online on December 14 to reflect on science teaching practices. We will take a look at the recent findings on remote teaching with the purpose of discussing and considering shifts that support deeper science learning.

Innovations & Inspirations 2020: A Virtual Benefit Event for the Lawrence Hall of Science

Tuesday, December 8, 2020

Join us for a memorable evening to celebrate the impact of the Lawrence Hall of Science. Your support will inspire tomorrow by helping us shape future generations of thinkers, innovators, and changemakers. For the first time ever, this annual event will be virtual!

Other Events

Inspiring the Future, Together. Art, science, and culture ignite a lifelong thirst for learning at the Museums of Berkeley

Museums of Berkeley

The Lawrence Hall of Science is one of five public museums at UC Berkeley. Learn more about the programs, collections, and culture you can experience at Berkeley's museums.

Community Events

Check back soon for more Community Events

Watch this space to learn about great events where the Hall participates in the Bay Area and beyond. Events such as the White House Easter Egg Roll, Maker Faire, Bay Area Environmental Education Resource Fair, Bay Area Science Festival, and more. Click through for links and more information.

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