Calling all Little Ghosts and Goblins: It's Time for Slither + Squeak!
For the past few weeks, museum staff and educators have been gearing up for one of our favorite events: Slither and Squeak. What exactly is Slither and Squeak, you ask? It’s our family-friendly, hands-on Halloween extravaganza. The whole family is invited, and everyone is encouraged to dress up in their Halloween finest. Each year, our…Read More
SAN MATEO, CALIFORNIA– October 21, 2010 – This Halloween at Coyote Point Museum, costume-clad kids will discover the science behind crawly critters, surprising sounds and astonishing optical illusions. On Sunday, October 31, 2010, kids and families alike can come dressed in costume to celebrate a science and animal spectacular. During the Museum’s third-annual Slither and Squeak celebration,…Read More
Nickelodeon’s ParentsConnect Parents’ Picks names Coyote Point Museum as the Best Museum SAN MATEO, CALIFORNIA – October 19, 2010 – Coyote Point Museum, an interactive nature exploration center, announces its recent win of a Nickelodeon ParentsConnect Parents’ Picks award in the Best Museum category for the San Francisco Bay Area. The Parents’ Picks Awards is an…Read More
I must divulge: I have a particularly strong affinity for honeybees. My father is a hobbyist beekeeper, so growing up there were always unusual, apiary-related objects lying around our home. In my family’s basement, there were bee frames and remnants of wooden hives. In the garage, gloves and a protective suit hung from the rafters. It made…Read More
Two short weekends ago, Coyote Point Museum staff, board members and volunteers put on a fund raising event called Tinkering by Twilight. It was the first year for an event quite like this one, and a lot of preparation went into making it a success. The purpose of the event was simple – find an…Read More