Grab lunch and join us for Lunch Break Science!

Wednesdays, Noon-1 pm • FREE!

Presenters share easy to understand information on a wide range of fascinating science topics. Discussions follow presentations. Lunch Break Science is recommended for adults.

Pre-registration not required.

October 22


November 12

  BATS:  Be Afraid presented by Bonnie Miles, Certified Virginia Master Naturalist.     Donating Your Body to Science, What Does That Actually Mean? presented by Richard Sikon, Operational Director, Virginia State Anatomical Program, Virginia Department of Health.

October 29


November 19

  Ice Cream That Doesn't Melt? presented by Kelly Walker, Chef and Owner, Chocolates by Kelly.     Earth, Wind and Fire: See Geology’s R & B Band Perform in Hawaii and Iceland presented by Dr. Michael Fenster, Watts Professor of Science - Geology, Director of Environmental Studies Program, Randolph-Macon College.

November 5


December 10

  The Elephant is Like a Rope:  Thoughts on Science and Religion presented by Dr. George Spagna, Physics Department, Director, Keeble Observatory, Randolph-Macon College.     Managing a Crowded Ocean: The Nature Conservancy’s Work in the Mid-Atlantic Seascape presented by Michael Lipford, State Director, Virginia chapter, The Nature Conservancy.



December 17


Science and Music presented by Goldrush, featuring Prabir Mehta, Treesa Gold and Matt Gold.