Science Café Events in Sacramento Region for August 2017

“Is It Really Green? Life Cycle Analysis of Almonds and Electric Vehicles” Davis Science Café Wednesday, August 9th, 2017 5:30 – 7:00 p.m. G Street WunderBar 228 G St, Davis, California 95616 FREE TO ATTEND Complimentary soft drinks courtesy UCD Department of Math and Physical Sciences Each month, Professor Jared Shaw with the UC Davis Department of … Continue reading Science Café Events in Sacramento Region for August 2017

CapSciComm Science Tour, August 6th: Bats of the Yolo Causeway

What creatures soar when the sun sets and the dark night rises over the Yolo Causeway? On Interstate 80 between Davis and Sacramento each summer evening, Mexican free-tailed bats emerge in droves to feed for the night. This August, join CapSciComm, NorCal Bats, and the Yolo Basin Foundation for a family-friendly gathering to witness this natural … Continue reading CapSciComm Science Tour, August 6th: Bats of the Yolo Causeway

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Science Café Events in Sacramento Region for July 2017

“The Chemistry of Tea and the California Tea Project” Davis Science Café Wednesday, July 12th, 2017 5:30 – 7:00 p.m. G Street WunderBar 228 G St, Davis, California 95616 FREE TO ATTEND 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 … Continue reading Science Café Events in Sacramento Region for July 2017

Science Café Events in Sacramento Region for June 2017

“Biology in Space: Exploring the Microbiome” Sacramento Science Distilled Wednesday, June 21st, 2017 6:00 – 8:00 p.m. Streets Pub and Grub 1804 J St. Sacramento 21+ event, FREE TO ATTEND Join us for Sac Science Distilled- You’ll hear short, idea-centered talks from local experts in the sciences. After the talk, we’ll have a lively discussion … Continue reading Science Café Events in Sacramento Region for June 2017

Register for the New CapSciComm #SpiceUpSci Workshop for Scientists, June 17th in Davis

To meet the rising demand for science café speakers in the Sacramento region, Capital Science Communicators is launching a new professional development series: the CapSciComm #SpiceUpSci Workshop. Taught by CapSciComm Public Science Chair Nick Gray, the series debuts June 17th. Registration is currently open and ends Friday, June 16th. CapSciComm #SpiceUpSci Workshop Saturday, June 17th, 2017 10:00 a.m. to … Continue reading Register for the New CapSciComm #SpiceUpSci Workshop for Scientists, June 17th in Davis

Science Café Events in Sacramento Region for May 2017

"The Amphibian Extinction Crisis: What You Can Do About It" SCIENCE NIGHT LIVE with the WOW Wednesday, May 3rd, 2017 6:00 – 7:30 p.m. World of Wonders Science Museum 2 North Sacramento Street, Lodi FREE TO ATTEND Wine/beer cash bar and food truck on site Join your host Nick Gray, Education Director at the WOW, … Continue reading Science Café Events in Sacramento Region for May 2017

Science Café Events in Sacramento Region for April 2017

"Seismic Resistant Structures: Why Buildings Shake When the Earth Quakes" SCIENCE NIGHT LIVE with the WOW Wednesday, Apr. 5th, 2017 6:00 – 7:30 p.m. World of Wonders Science Museum 2 North Sacramento Street, Lodi FREE TO ATTEND Wine/beer cash bar and food truck on site Join your host Nick Gray, Education Director at the WOW, … Continue reading Science Café Events in Sacramento Region for April 2017

CapSciComm Science Tour, May 5th: The California ISO (Register by April 2nd)

How does electricity flow across California? Who manages how power is transmitted to communities and industries across the vast expanses of the Golden State? You'll learn these answers and more at our next Capital Science Communicators Science Tour —  a very special visit to the California Independent System Operator campus in Folsom! CapSciComm Science Tour: California ISO Friday, May … Continue reading CapSciComm Science Tour, May 5th: The California ISO (Register by April 2nd)

CapSciComm Networking Social, April 12th: CapSciComm Turns 4!

On April 12th, 2013, we decided those who gave a voice to science needed to unite our own professional community here in California's Capital Region. It's been four years now — and we're proud to be still be connecting science communicators in Sacramento, Davis, and beyond — and we're thrilled to invite you to our birthday … Continue reading CapSciComm Networking Social, April 12th: CapSciComm Turns 4!