Explorer Events Schedule

Explorer Events

Summer 2023

Become an Explorer Club member and enjoy these exciting tours and events this summer!  To RSVP and to learn more please contact events@rmbl.org or call 970.349.7420.

June 28 Insights into National Geographic April coverage of the Phenology Project with David Inouye, PhD and Ian Billick, PhD 9-11 am

June 29 Sips & Science Happy Hour hosted by Elizabeth and Bob Hughes, 4:30-6:00 pm

June 30 Hummingbirds with David Inouye, PhD, at Kurt and Janet Giesselman’s home, 8-10 am

July 5 Marmots of Gothic with Dan Blumstein, PhD, 9-11 am

July 6 Douglass Distinguished Lecture by Doug Emlen, PhD, “Extreme Weapons: A Natural History,” 6-7 pm Explorer Reception, 7-8 pm Lecture at the Center for Arts, King room

July 12 Pond-terrestrial food webs and freshwater ecosystems in the Valley with Amanda Klemmer, PhD and Hamish Greig, PhD 9-11 am

July 13 Sips & Science Happy Hour hosted by Marcella and Brian Wildes, 4:30-6:00 pm

July 19 Native bees in the Valley with Jessica Forrest, PhD, 9-11 am

July 20 Sips & Science Happy Hour hosted by Doris and Jim Brogan, 4:30-6:00 pm

July 26 SAIL the Surface Atmosphere Integrated Field Laboratory by the numbers – a retrospective with Erik Hulm, Director of Strategic Projects at RMBL, 9-11 am

July 26 Dinner at Kurt and Janet Giesselman’s home, 6-8 pm

July 27 Sips & Science Happy Hour, 4:30-6:00 pm

August 2 Geology Van Tour with Amy Ellwein, PhD, 10 am – 2 pm (Space is limited, first come first served)

August 3 Sips & Science Happy Hour hosted by Char and Pete Rowland, 4:30-6:00 pm

August 9 Wildflowers in the Valley with RMBL Interpretive Guide Rick Reavis 9-11 am