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. Pre-registration not required.

Lunch Break Science is presented by Bon Secours Richmond Health System.

February 10


March 30


River Monsters, Mysterious Rocks and Other Stories About Virginia’s Environment presented by Rex Springston, Former Environmental Reporter for the Richmond Times-Dispatch.  


Reaching for New Horizons presented by Alice Flammia Bowman, New Horizons Mission Operations Manager at John Hopkins University’s Applied Physics Laboratory. 

February 17


April 27


Dial It Down: Stress Less When Dealing with Difficult People presented by Rose O’Toole, CommonHealth Educator for the Commonwealth of Virginia. 


Virginia: A Future of Drought? presented by Richard S. Groover, Fellow at the Virginia Academy of Science and member of the Governor’s Climate Change and Resiliency Update Commission. 

March 9


May 25


Liberating Landscapes Using Livestock presented by Kristi Orcutt, Children’s Garden Program Developer at Lewis Ginter Botanical Garden.


Beneath the Surface: Analytical Science at Colonial Williamsburg presented by Kirsten Moffitt, Materials Analyst and Associate Conservator of Painted Objects for the Colonial Williamsburg Foundation. 

March 23




Women in Science presented by the Science Museum of Virginia’s Carpenter Science Theatre Company.