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Take A Closer Look... At NanoScience!
Turn off the TV over Spring Break and send your budding scientists to the Lafayette Science Museum for NanoDays!

This nationwide festival explores the exciting world of nanoscale science and its potential impact on the future.

From April 21st through April 25th, LSM will offer day camps where kids can learn about the science of really teeny, tiny stuff.

To register, click on the tiny URL: http://goo.gl/KcTlzx
LSM NanoDays!
Bone Up On Your Prehistory!
Dinosaurs are coming to Downtown! On April 5th, Fossil Giants: Dinosaurs & Mammals will make its Louisiana debut at the Lafayette Science Museum with towering fossils, dazzling minerals, and prehistoric bones. Unfolding over the course of three years, the exhibit will show how dinosaurs, and eventually mammals, evolved over the course of millions of years. As you and your family wander among dynamically posed fossil casts, you’ll get up close and personal with the prehistoric beasts that roamed the Earth long before we did.
The exhibit also kicks off our partnership with the University of Louisiana at Lafayette’s Geosciences Department. In addition to providing academic support to the dinosaur exhibit, the university’s extensive collection of fossils, rocks, and minerals will be on display for members and visitors. Unearth these beautiful specimens, learn about their chemical makeup, and explore how minerals are used.

You know about dinosaurs from the movies — now’s your chance to come to the Lafayette Science Museum and sink your teeth into some real history. Start planning your visit now!
Bringing BACH Back
Acadiana is warming up, which can only mean one thing: outdoor music! Starting March 14th, the Lafayette Science Museum will again be sponsoring the free Bach Lunch series at Parc San Souci. Les Freres Michot, Cedric Watson Trio, Zordico Stompers, Lafayette Rhythm Devils, T’Monde, Bonsoir Catin, and Les Hay Babies will liven up your lunch hour each Friday from 12 to 1pm through April 25th. Additionally, a sampling of Lafayette’s favorite restaurants will be serving up lunch for purchase, including The French Press, Poupart’s Bakery, Deano’s Pizza, Great Harvest Bread Co., and more. Jump-start your festival season with music, food, and community!
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