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201 10th St. W | Bradenton FL 34205 | Map It!

(941) 746-4131

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Tues. - Sat.: 10 am to 5 pm 
Sunday: Noon to 5 pm

Closed on Mondays and on the 1st Saturday
in November, Thanksgiving, Christmas
& New Year’s Day.


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think + drink (science)

On the second Wednesday of each month from 7 to 9 pm, we transform the Bishop Planetarium into a forum for discussions at think + drink (science), a place where you can grab a beer or a glass of wine (or a soft drink) and learn about cutting-edge science in a relaxed, informal setting. Typically our "expert du jour" gives a short presentation on the topic of the month, and then opens the floor for questions and discussion. Drinks and bar snacks available for purchase. Feel free to bring food.

ADMISSION:
Museum Members - $3
Non-Members - $5

Paid reservations required; please RSVP below or call 941-746-4131, ext. 13 
Please arrive promptly: 
Pre-purchased program seats will be held until 5 minutes prior to program start time ONLY, at which time they may be released for re-sale (no refunds or exchanges will be given after the start of the program).


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Sponsored in part by the State of Florida, Department of State, Division of Cultural Affairs and the Florida Council on Arts and Culture.


Upcoming think + drink (science) Cafes

think + drink (science)

Wednesday, September 09, 2015 7:00 PM


Life Adapts: How Life Adapted to a Changing Florida with Jeff Rodgers

Life adapts to changing conditions. That’s what makes life, if not individual species, so durable. Over the past 30 million years, Florida has seen more than its share of changes. The fossil record tells a story of life’s comings and goings as Florida changed from a submarine rock structure to a savannah-covered peninsula twice its modern size, and on to our current configuration. Join Jeff Rodgers for a talk about Florida’s pageant of life, a story studded with giant crocodiles, bus-sized sharks, towering “terror birds,” sabre-toothed cats, massive mammoths, and hunting humans.

think + drink (science) is $3 for members, $5 for non-members.

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Please arrive promptly: Pre-purchased program seats will be held until 5 minutes prior to program start time ONLY, at which time they may be released for re-sale (no refunds or exchanges will be given after the start of the program).