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Fellows Events

These VIP events are exclusively for Fellows members. To attend these one-of-a-kind receptions, lectures, trips, dinners, and more, please call the Fellows office at 213.763.3253 to upgrade today and for more information on all the select Fellows events. Benefit level varies with each event.


ALLIANCE CIRCLE LUNCHEON


Wednesday, June 14, 2017 11:30 am-2 pm

Check back for more details about our next Alliance Circle Luncheon soon!
For the $3,500 Alliance Circle level and above. Call 213-763-3253 to upgrade today.

SPRING ALLIANCE CIRCLE SALONS

Saturday March 4 and Saturday May 20

Fellows at the Alliance Circle level and above are invited to an intimate gathering in the homes of fellow members and donors for a presentation from a Museum curator or scientist.

Four Angelenos in Paris
Saturday March 4, 2017 at 7 pm
Dr. William Estrada will share his research on the experiences of four young athletes from the city’s Italian, Jewish, and Mexican American neighborhoods and their amazing journey from poverty to the 1924 Paris Olympic Games.

Soil, The Soul of our Gardens
Saturday, May 20, 2017 at 3 pm
Join Richard Hayden, NHMLA’s Head Gardener, as we explore the science of healthy soil and learn about the beneficial biology that lives beneath our feet.

Upcoming Fellows Events

Fellows in Focus: The Cat That Changed America
Saturday, March 25, 2017

Join us for a special private viewing of The Cat That Changed America at Laemmle’s Monica Film Center in Santa Monica at 10 am on Saturday, March 25, 2017.

Enjoy complimentary popcorn and refreshments as we explore P22’s plight and the development of the wildlife crossing at Liberty Canyon in Los Angeles. A Q&A with the film makers will follow the screening.

Past Fellows Events

Diamonds: Rare Brilliance Reception

Fellows were invited to the opening of the Natural History Museum's newest special exhibition, Diamonds: Rare Brilliance. Attendees enjoyed cocktails as they viewed the Juliet pink diamond, the Argyle violet diamond, the Victorian orchid diamond, and the rainbow diamond necklace with Mineral Sciences Curator, Aaron Celestian.

Fellows in Focus: Imaginging Extinction

Fellows enjoyed a festive cocktail reception as renowned author (and Fellows member) Ursula K. Heise presented her newly released book, Imaginings Extinction: The Cultural Meanings of Endangered Species.

Fellows in Focus: A California Life
Sunday, January 22, 2017

The Fellows enjoyed an afternoon cocktail reception and presentation on Susan Gottlieb's new book, The Gottlieb Native Garden: A California Love Story.

GO BEHIND THE SCENES!

Private Tours are available to Fellows

Private, behind-the-scenes collections tours are available to Fellows level members from 10 am- 4 pm, Monday-Friday. Please allow two weeks advance notice to book tours. Call the Fellows office at 213.763.3253 or e-mail at fellows@nhm.org to start booking today. Visit the Research and Collections page to see available departments.