Meetings and Lectures

Visit the website for La Brea Tar Pits and Museum.

Unless otherwise noted, Society meetings begin at 1:30 PM on the first Sunday of each month. Visitors are welcome. In August, there is no meeting.

The Society meets in Classroom 4 at the La Brea Tar Pits and Museum in Los Angeles. Parking is available for Members behind the museum by means of a special Member parking pass.


CALENDAR

DECEMBER 2, 2018-POT LUCK HOLIDAY PARTY, SILENT AUCTION, AND GIFT EXCHANGE.

JANUARY 6, 2019-“WHEN SEA MONSTERS RULED NEW JERSEY: CLASSIC FOSSIL SITES OF THE EAST COAST”- Alan Zdinak-Preparator, NHM, Vertebrate Paleontology

FEBRUARY 10, 2019- “DINOSAUR FOSSILS FROM THE FUKUI MUSEUM OF JAPAN,” Nikhil Shah

MARCH 3, 2019-“WALRUSES: A STORY OF EVOLUTION AND GIGANTISM”-Dr. Jorge Velez-Juarbe, Paleobiologist, Assistant Curator of Marine Mammals (living and extinct), NHM.

APRIL 7, 2019-“THE CRADLE OF HUMANKIND: AN OVERVIEW OF FOSSILS FROM SOUTH AFRICA, 1.0-3.5 MILLION YEARS AGO.” – Stephany Potze, Fossil Lab Manager, La Brea Tar Pits; formerly the Curator of Plio-Pleistocene Paleontology at Ditsong National Museum of Natural History, South Africa.

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