The following events are considered by the Burke Museum to be of potential interest to our members.
On the first Thursday of every month, admission to the Burke Museum is FREE and the museum will remain open until 8 pm. Hands-on activities are offered each month.
The Burke Museum is pleased to partner with Town Hall Seattle to present Jared Diamond, author of Pulitzer-Prize-winning Guns, Germs, and Steel and recipient of many accolades, including the National Media of Science, the Tyler Prize for Environmental Achievement.
Join award-winning authors Wendy Call, Craig Lesley, and Ana Maria Spagna as they lead classroom and field-based sessions. They bring years of experience as writers, researchers, and teachers. Each is an attentive observer who weaves together history, science, and field time into well-crafted, thought-provoking writing about the natural and cultural world. Plus, with Craig we have the insights of a novelist, who is sure to give everyone a new and captivating perspective on the environment and how to weave into one’s writing.