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Riding into the Holidays

The making of a holiday tradition

Learn about the history of toy trains and the tradition of trains during the holidays. The San Diego Model Railroad Museum’s holiday exhibit will run from December 4th through January 6th.

Neighborhood: Downtown

San Diego Model Railroad Museum
1649 El Prado
San Diego, CA 92101

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Date & Time

Dec 4, 2018 - Jan 6, 2019
10:00 AM - 4:00 PM

Price

Cost of regular admission

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Perspectives Lectures: Seafloor Drilling

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Dick Norris, Paleontologist

Scientific drillships allow scientists access to some of Earth's most challenging environments, collecting data and samples of sediment, rock, fluids and living organisms from below the seafloor. Join Scripps paleontologist Dick Norris to learn about scientific ocean drilling and the long-running international scientific collaboration that has transformed how we understand our planet. 

Doors open at 6:30 p.m.

Member/Public: Free/$8

Student & Educators: $5

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Lunch and Learn with Elsa Sevilla

Nov 14, 2019

Join us at the San Diego History Center to learn more about the artistic history of the Theosophical Society in San Diego. You will enjoy lunch, learning about the Theosophical Society from San Diego’s Historic Places, and conversation with Elsa Sevilla, as well as a special drawing for historical photos.

Curator Kaytie Johnson will provide a behind the scenes look at The Path of the Mystic: Art and Theosophy at Lomaland, a San Diego History Center exhibition. This exhibit features artworks, photographs and archival documents that explore the artistic and cultural history of Point Loma’s Theosophical community in the early 20th century.

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Winter Wonderland Festival

Dec 7, 2019

Every year, the Center brings the North Pole to the heart of Escondido. Children will have the chance to frolic in real snow, create winter-themed arts and crafts, and even rendezvous with live reindeer!

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Exhibition: “Uptown Meets Downtown / A Group Show”

Sep 29, 2019 - ongoing

Exhibition: “Uptown Meets Downtown / A Group Show”

// Exhibition on view SEPT 29, 2019 – JAN 5, 2020

// OPENING PUBLIC RECEPTION: SUNDAY, SEP 29, 2019 – SIX TO NINE PM

Free to attend; RSVP required via 

https://sparksgallery.com/exhibitions/exhibition-uptown-meets-downtown-a-group-show

 

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Perspectives Lectures: Seafloor Drilling

Nov 18, 2019
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Lunch and Learn with Elsa Sevilla

Nov 14, 2019
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Winter Wonderland Festival

Dec 7, 2019
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Exhibition: “Uptown Meets Downtown / A Group Show”

Sep 29, 2019 - ongoing
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