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Spring Break Camp: The Fantastic Forces - Sign up now!

You don’t have to be a superhero to use forces…All you need is your thinking cap! Learn about the forces, big and small, that shape our world. Make an electromagnetic train, defy grav.. Learn More

Spring Break Camp: Energy in Action - Sign up now!

Why do metal spoons melt ice cream better than plastic spoons? How do solar panels actually work? And why can you “feel” the beat of music? Campers will explore the different types of .. Learn More

Spring Break Camp: Magnificent Matter - Sign up now!

Solids, liquids, and gases make up most of the “stuff” in our world. But what if something doesn’t fit any of those categories? Discover strange substances and more as we look at.. Learn More

25th Annual Arboretum Spring Plant Sale

Friday, April 7th, 4:00-8:00pm, Turtle Bay Members Night Event (Memberships available at the gate) Saturday, April 8th 9:00am-3:00pm, General Public Sale Our ever-popular, heirloom vegeta.. Learn More

A Walk with the Horticulture Manager

Bring your notebooks and cameras for this participant-driven program. We’ll make our way through the Gardens with frequent stops for discussions about (what else?) plants! Free Meet at the.. Learn More

Little Explorers: Colors & Shapes

Presented by Dennis & Sherrill Bambauer Discover the many shades of colors and sides of shapes with activities and stories for 2-5 year olds and their caregivers. Free wi.. Learn More

Jeans, Jewels & Jazz: 10 Wonder-Full Years

Patron tables: $5,000, $2,500, $1,000 Individual Tickets: $75 person Mark your calendars for a fantastically fun evening at Redding's premier auction, Jeans, Jewels & Jazz: 10 Wonder-Ful.. Learn More

Current Exhibitions

Nano is Back!

East End – Main Gallery Our popular hands-on Nano mini-exhibit has returned from its northern California tour. Explore the science of small and the brave ..

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Famous Artists Student Art Exhibition

Main Gallery Enjoy pieces by local students in grades K-8. Selected from student works created in the Famous Artists volunteer school program and curated by our..

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Staff Picks

Main Gallery What happens when the whole Turtle Bay staff is let loose in the museum's collection? Take a closer look at our fabulous artifacts through the ey..

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Rooted in this Land

Growing Food in Shasta County Additional support from Lassen Canyon Nursery, Inc., Ralphs Prather Ranch Foundation and Shasta County Cattlemen & CattleWom..

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West Coast Biennial Art Exhibition

With support from Sue Asbill and Community Arts Endowment Fund of the Shasta Regional Community Foundation Additional support from Arch & Eve Pugh Join us f..

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Dignity Health presents Dam to Bridge

Human beings are tied to water, drawn to it. We are utterly dependent upon it. We drink it, bathe in it, find food in it, water our crops, and..

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