OMSI SCIENCE PUB PORTLAND

Science Pub Portland Locations

Hollywood Theatre

4122 NE Sandy Blvd., Portland
Science Pub Portland at the Hollywood Theatre is on the first Monday of the month. See below for a list of upcoming dates and topics.

The Empirical Theater at OMSI

1945 SE Water Ave, Portland
Science Pub Portland at OMSI's Empirical Theater is on the third Tuesday of the month. Please see below for a list of upcoming dates and topics.
Dinner will be available in our restaurant, Theory, or from the Empirical Cafe. Guests can check-in at the theater entrance to reserve a seat before grabbing dinner and drinks. Food and drink are welcome in the theater.
Parking is free for the event. 

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Hollywood Theatre: First Monday of the month, 7–9pm

Empirical Theater at OMSI: Third Tuesday of the month, 7–9pm

$5 suggested cover charge. No RSVP or tickets required.
 

Venue Doors open at 5pm, so come early for food, drink, and a seat. Quench your thirst and feed your head. Learn about cutting-edge topics in science and technology from leading experts, in an interactive, informal atmosphere where there’s no such thing as a dumb question. Everyone has fun at Science Pub, from those completely unfamiliar with science to self-identified "science geeks".
 

Please read our disclaimer if you're thinking of bringing kids.


For more information or to sign up for our mailing list: Email: sciencepub@omsi.edu

Upcoming Science Pub Events

Science Pub Portland - Hollywood Theatre
Mon. Dec. 1, 7-9pm at Hollywood Theatre, 4122 NE Sandy Blvd, Portland
Landslides: The Major Uninsured Danger in Oregon
with Scott Burns, professor of geology at Port…
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Science Pub Portland - Empirical Theater at OMSI
Tue. Dec. 9, 7-9pm at Empirical Theater at OMSI, 1945 SE Water Ave, Portland
Hatshepsut’s Rise to Power in Ancient Egypt with Kara Cooney, PhD, associate professor of…
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Science Pub Portland - Empirical Theater at OMSI
Tue. Jan. 20, 7-9pm (doors open at 5pm) at Empirical Theater at OMSI, 1945 SE Water Ave, Portland
Observing Our Changing Planet with Satellites
with Kurt Thome, PhD, Terra Project Scientist at…
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Science Pub Portland - Hollywood Theatre
Mon. Feb. 2, 7-9pm at Hollywood Theatre, 4122 NE Sandy Blvd, Portland
Geophysics and Magnetotelluric Research
with Kyle McDonald, PhD, faculty research assis…
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Science Pub Portland - Empirical Theater at OMSI
Tue. Feb. 17, 7-9pm (doors open at 5pm) at Empirical Theater at OMSI, 1945 SE Water Ave, Portland
Hanford Hazards: Cleaning Up Nuclear Waste with Ken Niles, administrator, and Dirk Dunning, technica…
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Science Pub Portland - Hollywood Theatre
Mon. Mar. 2, 7-9pm at Hollywood Theatre, 4122 NE Sandy Blvd, Portland
Viruses, Vaccines & Ebola
with Andrew Sylwester, PhD, Immunologist, Vaccine & G…
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Science Pub Portland - Empirical Theater at OMSI
Tue. Mar. 17, 7-9pm (doors open at 5pm) at Empirical Theater at OMSI, 1945 SE Water Ave, Portland
Medical Technology and DNA Testing with Jayson Falkner, PhD, software engineer at Counsyl View Event Details
Science Pub Portland - Hollywood Theatre
Mon. Apr. 6, 7-9pm at Hollywood Theatre, 4122 NE Sandy Blvd, Portland
Assisted Reproductive Technology for Endangered Species Conservation
with Carol Hanna,…
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Science Pub Portland - Empirical Theater at OMSI
Tue. Apr. 21, 7-9pm (doors open at 5pm) at Empirical Theater at OMSI, 1945 SE Water Ave, Portland
Energy Systems with Anna Chittum, Visiting Fellow, American Council for Energy-Efficient Eco…
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Science Pub Portland - Hollywood Theatre
Mon. May. 4, 7-9pm at Hollywood Theatre, 4122 NE Sandy Blvd, Portland
Winemaking: Art versus Science
with James Frey, winemaker and owner, Trisaetum Winery View Event Details

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