Western Science Center wins support from patrons and ‘Stars’ of the Valley

Western Science Center wins support from patrons and ‘Stars’ of the Valley

Patrons, state and county officials, city mayors and councilmembers, school administrators, students and scientists turned out Saturday, Sept. 9, to show their support for the Western Science Center in Hemet at the annual “Science Under the Stars” auction and fundraiser. The WSC museum at 2335 Searl Pkwy. In Hemet houses the largest ice age Mastodon […]

‘Valley of the Mastodons’ exhibit open at Hemet’s Western Science Center Museum

‘Valley of the Mastodons’ exhibit open at Hemet’s Western Science Center Museum

Paleontologists from across the country gathered this past week at the Western Science Center in Hemet to take a closer look at the many well-preserved fossils of Mastodons that once roamed Diamond Valley and found during the Metropolitan Water Districts reservoir excavations in the 1990s. It was at the opening special event for new Western […]

Western Science Center presents Ice Age Soiree

HEMET – Food, fossils and fun – it’s all on the menu at the second annual Ice Age Soirée 6 p.m. to 10 p.m. May 13 at the Western Science Center, 2345 Searl Parkway, in Hemet. The event for those 21 or older will feature gourmet dining under the stars, as well as local craft […]

Western Science Center Festival celebrates Earth Day

Western Science Center Festival celebrates Earth Day

Delighted and curious children walked through the Western Science Center Museum with their parents April 22 at the third annual Inland Empire Science Festival staring wide-eyed at the fossilized remains of “Max” the largest Mastadon found in the Western United States enjoying fun games even taking a look at the sun’s chromosphere through telescopes. The […]

Western Science Center presents Inland Empire Science Festival

HEMET – Ready. Set. Science! The third annual Inland Empire Science Festival returns to the Western Science Center April 22. It is the perfect way to celebrate Earth Day with the family at Riverside County’s largest natural history museum. Guests can take a journey through ice age fossils and artifacts displayed in the halls, as they […]

Diamond Valley Lake hosts an ‘Old Fashioned Holiday’

TEMECULA – The Western Science Center, along with the Diamond Valley Lake Visitor Center, will once again be hosting Old Fashioned Holiday, the museum’s annual holiday celebration, Tuesday, Dec. 6, at 5 p.m. Old Fashioned Holiday, a free family-friendly event, will feature a wide selection of arts & crafts vendors for guests’ holiday gift shopping, […]

Western Science Center celebrates 10th Anniversary

Western Science Center celebrates 10th Anniversary

Western Science Center in Hemet drew close to 400 area officials, residents and Dallas Raines, KABC Channel 7 weatherman, to its 10th Anniversary Celebration “Science Under the Stars” Saturday, Sept. 10 in Hemet. The Western Science Center and Museum on 2345 Searl Parkway opened on October 15, 2006, with more than 1 million fossils in […]