Category: Blog

Teen Science Café is Coming to Buffalo

Teen Science Café is a series of free, fun, out-of-school events where teens socialize over food with local scientists about current cutting-edge ideas in a relaxed and informal setting.

Official Penn Dixie Field Guide

We’re pleased to release our Official Field Guide! Entitled Penn Dixie Fossil Park & Nature Reserve: A Window Into The Devonian Period of Western New York, this guide provides a broad introduction to our science and history.

A Devonian Donation!

We’re thrilled to share that Mike Menasco, owner of Artistic Indulgence gallery in Minneapolis, MN, has allowed us the use of his amazing artwork (pictured above). The piece, entitled Into the Depths of the Devonian, is based on fossils found in the vicinity of Eighteen Mile Creek…

Penn Dixie Funding Boosted

By Jim Eiseman, Chair, Board of Directors We are very pleased to announce to that Erie County has approved their budget with the full amount of funding, $92,920, requested by Penn Dixie during the Cultural Application Process to help fund operations in 2018. In…

Penn Dixie Thanks YOU!

By Dr. Phil Stokes, Executive Director On behalf of the Hamburg Natural History Society/Penn Dixie, I thank all who helped to make our fundraiser dinner on Thursday November 2 the largest and most successful yet. We welcomed 170 guests for an evening of music,…