Science Café Events in Sacramento Region for September 2016



Plant Sensing & Communication

Davis Science Café
Wednesday, September 14th, 2016
5:30 – 7:00 p.m.
G Street WunderBar
228 G St, Davis, California 95616
Complimentary soft drinks courtesy UCD Department of Math and Physical Sciences

Each month, Professor Jared Shaw with the UC Davis Department of Chemistry hosts the Davis Science Café, featuring scientists who are studying some of today’s cutting edge topics. This month’s guest is Professor Rick Karban from the Department of Entomology and Nematology at UC Davis, who works to understand how sagebrush uses volatile cues in times of distress to communicate to other sagebrush plants. Invite a friend, and get here early to grab a seat at the G Street Wunderbar. Let’s drink to science!

Contact Professor Jared Shaw more information, at or



“Wine, Walnuts, and Wildlife
Sacramento Science Distilled
Wednesday, September 21st, 2016
6:00 – 8:00 p.m.
Old Ironsides
1901 10th St. Sacramento
21+ event, FREE TO ATTEND

Come to Sacramento’s first Science Distilled event! You’ll hear short, idea-centered talks from two local experts in the sciences. After the talks, we’ll have a lively discussion that brings science into context for everyday life.

September’s topic- Wine, walnuts, and wildlife: Where they meet in California Agriculture. Learn about how bird conservation can impact wine vineyards and walnut orchards.

Our speakers will be Sacha Heath of UC Davis and Dr. Sara Kross of CSUS.



Sac Bee Preview:

“Sickle Cell Anemia: Causes and Complications
UC Davis CTSC Science Café
Thursday, September 22nd, 2016
6:00 – 8:00 p.m.
Old Soul Co. 40 Acres
3434 Broadway, Sacramento

The UC Davis Clinical and Translational Science Center (CTSC) has launched a new science café series in Sacramento! For more information, please contact Barbara Gale at

Science-Night-Live-FINAL-LOGOScience Night Live at the World of Wonders Science Museum in Lodi return on October 5th, 2016!

Learn more about science cafés in the Capital Region at



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