Latest Past Events

Fossil Hunting For Beginners 10/8

New to fossil hunting? Learn the tricks of the trade from Associate Director & Paleontologist, Dr. Holly Schreiber and/or Director of Science, Catherine Konieczny, M.S. Tour the site and learn all the best spots to hunt for fossils. During this two hour tour we’ll teach you how to find, dig, and preserve all the fossil … Read more Fossil Hunting For Beginners 10/8

Erie County Earth Science Day

On Saturday October 1st, join us from 10 am – 3 pm, rain or shine, to learn about Western New York’s natural history, ecology, and resources through interactive exhibits and demonstrations in a family friendly setting. Experience hands-on learning under the big tent! 2022’s special guests include: Hamburg Public Library Buffalo Geological Society Explore & More: … Read more Erie County Earth Science Day

Stargazing in Hamburg

Join us at Penn Dixie for an out-of-this-world experience! Our astronomers will map the night sky — including stars, planets, constellations, and deep space objects — for you using a variety of telescopes and specialized equipment. Guests are encouraged to bring lawn chairs, warm clothing, blankets, and food/beverages. We’ll have plenty of telescopes, but you can … Read more Stargazing in Hamburg