Upcoming Events       


BASF Kids' Lab
Ages 6–12
October Activity: Happy Hands  

SAT, OCT   11 & 25    |  10:15 AM, 12 PM, 2 PM
SUN, OCT  12 & 26     |  1:30 PM, 3 PM

Oil and water do mix in this experiment! Understand the key role emulsifiers play in a popular body product. Apply this knowledge while mixing up your very own hand lotion that is yours to keep.

Sponsored by BASF - The Chemical Company


Party at the Pyramid: 29th Annual LASM Gala
FRI, OCT 3  |  7:30 - 10 PM 

Don't miss LASM's biggest event of the year! Enjoy food and drink from dozens of the area's top restaurants and caterers. Mingle with your friends and listen to live music provided by Ned Fasullo and The Fabulous Big Band Orchestra. Browse and place your bid on tempting silent auction items, and be sure to buy a raffle ticket so that you might win the beautiful 18k gold Marco Bicego necklace donated by Lee Michaels Fine Jewelry. Plus, all the proceeds benefit educational programming. For tickets or more information, please visit www.lasm.org/gala. 


Viewing & Doing Art
Ages 6-12
October Activity: Paper Making 
SAT, OCT 4 | 10:30 AM - 12 PM 

Have you ever wondered how paper is made? Explore the interesting art of paper making in this month's workshop, and create a unique piece that is yours to keep!

This month's program sponsored by Georgia-Pacific LLC 

Catch artist Jason Hackenwerth as he creates his giant balloon sculptures!
SEPT 30 - OCT 1 & OCT 7 - 10

Catch Jason Hackenwerth in action before October 10 as he inflates thousands of brightly colored latex balloons to create organic sculptural forms measuring over 30 feet tall. This is part of the exhibition Art in Action: Inflate. Draw. Pour. that runs from October 4 - January 4. 


First Sunday
SUN, OCT 5 | 1-4 PM 

Want a unique and free day out with your friends or family? Visit LASM on first Sunday! Discuss the artwork on view, discover how much you would weigh on the moon, see a 2,300-year-old mummy, and browse the Museum Store's uncommon selection of items. Or, for a special reduced admission of $5 for adults and $4 for children and seniors, watch a movie on the planetarium's 60-foot dome. 

This month's program sponsored by BASF - The Chemical Company 

Friends & Family Shopping Day 
MON, OCT 27 | 10AM-2PM

The Museum Store at LASM, ordinarily closed on Monday's will be open for the annual Friends & Family Shopping Day on October 27th from 10-2 PM. Browse the unique selection of items while enjoying refreshments and 30% off of your purchases! Come see the exciting finds we have in store for you holiday gift giving.