UPCOMING EVENTS

Volunteer Information Training Session

Thursday, January 23 (9am - 11am)

Volunteer at Dinosaur Ridge! Dinosaur Ridge, a National Natural Landmark and #1 fossil track site as ranked by paleontologists, is seeking volunteer interpretive guides, exhibit hall docents, as well as helpers for outreach & special events, board service and other roles. Upcoming Training Session Dates Thursday, January 23  |  9-11am Saturday, February 22  |  9-11am […] Click here for more information.

Everything Dinosaur Talks: 12-Part Lecture Series

Tuesday, January 28 (10 am-11:30 am)

This 12-part public lecture series is meant to introduce visitors and volunteers to the amazing world of dinosaurs! Dinosaur Ridge’s Education Programs Director, Erin LaCount, delivers fun and educational talks about paleontology all year long.  Attend as many as you would like in any order. Registration is $2 per person, per talk. Volunteers can register […] Click here for more information.

TriceraTOTs Preschool Program

Wednesday, February 5 (10 am-11 am)

TriceraTOTs is a toddler program for children ages 2-5 years.  The program consists of reading 2-4 dinosaur-themed books and then participating in a 15-minute craft or activity. The program lasts 30-45 minutes. This program is held at the Discovery Center on the first Wednesday of the month at 10 am. You can register online.   […] Click here for more information.

Dinosaur Ridge After Dark: Salacious in the Cretaceous

Thursday, February 13 (7 pm - 8:30 pm)

Dinosaur Ridge After Dark: Salacious in the Cretaceous Back by popular demand! Thursday, February 13  |  7:00pm-8:30pm  |  Register Discovery Center  | 17681 W Alameda Parkway, Golden, CO 80402 Our February 13 event is a perfect date night with your Valentine! Join us to make dinosaur-themed valentines and then move on to chocolate*! Learn about the […] Click here for more information.

Walk With a Geologist Guided Walking Tours

Saturday, February 15 (10:15 am-12:45 am)

Walk With a Geologist Guided Walking Tours Have you ever wondered about the geology behind the discoveries and fossils at Dinosaur Ridge? Join a professional geologist for a tour of Dinosaur Ridge–a 2½-hour walk and discussion of the geology and changes of the Denver area through time. This walk is part of a series running […] Click here for more information.

February 17 – Day Camp

Monday, February 17 (9am-3pm)

Earth Science Exploration! This February 17 Day Camp will be filled with hands-on activities, lessons, exploration, and games! We’ll create our own growing crystals and then go on a field trip to collect local rock samples and piece together Colorado’s prehistoric past. We’ll build models of how old mountains eroded away to create new layers […] Click here for more information.