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1001 E. Main Street
Santa Paula, CA 93060

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Tel: 805-933-0076

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Museum Hours:
Wednesday – Sunday, 10 am – 4 pm

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Upcoming Events

WOMEN IN STEM

SPEAKER SERIES

at the California Oil Museum

Upcoming Events
STEM & BRUNCH with guest speaker Mary Pat Weber
Sat, May 02
California Oil Museum
May 02, 10:00 AM – 12:00 PM
California Oil Museum, 1001 East Main Street, Santa Paula, CA, USA
Join us for a morning of community, education, and brunch! Geologist Mary Pat Weber will give a presentation on ""Chasing Color: Mining Bolder Opal in Queensland Australia" on May 2nd California Oil Museum!
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Speaker Series with Patricia Ortiz, Project Manager at NASA's Armstrong Flight Research Center
Thu, Jun 18
California Oil Museum
Jun 18, 6:00 PM – 8:00 PM
California Oil Museum, 1001 East Main Street, Santa Paula, CA, USA
Join the Women in STEM Speaker Series with Patricia Ortiz, Project Manager at NASA's Armstrong Flight Research Center from 6pm-8pm at the California Oil Museum!
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POSTPONED Melissa Baffa: "A Day in the Life: Exploring the Deep Sea Aboard the E/V Nautilus"
Time is TBD
California Oil Museum
Time is TBD
California Oil Museum, 1001 East Main Street, Santa Paula, CA, USA
POSTPONED DATE TO BE ANNOUNCED SOON. Join the Women in STEM Speaker Series with Melissa Baffa, as she gives a presentation on "A Day in the Life: Exploring the Deep Sea Aboard the E/V Nautilus” from 6pm-8pm at the California Oil Museum!
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POSTPONED Speaker Series with Forensic Scientist Dennise Heredia
Time is TBD
California Oil Museum
Time is TBD
California Oil Museum, 1001 East Main Street, Santa Paula, CA, USA
Join the Women in STEM Speaker Series with Forensic Scientist Dennise Heredia from 6pm-8pm at the California Oil Museum!
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Voyage of Discovey: Women in STEM Grand Opening!
Sat, Feb 29
California Oil Museum
Feb 29, 11:00 AM
California Oil Museum , 1001 E Main St, Santa Paula, CA 93060, USA
The California Oil Museum is proud to present their newest exhibit: Voyage of Discovery: Women in STEM, which highlights women throughout history who were pioneers and played important roles in the fields of science, technology, engineering and mathematics. Join us on February 29th!
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Gem Stone & Wire Wrapping Jewelry Class
Thu, Dec 05
California Oil Museum
Dec 05, 2019, 6:00 PM – 9:00 PM
California Oil Museum, 1001 East Main Street, Santa Paula, CA, USA
Partake in the Museum's Wire Wrapping Class, led by Blue Box Imaginarium's Julie Yip. Learn how to make beautiful pendants with gem stones and wire. They make for beautiful and special gifts for the Holidays!
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Vendors Registration for Vintage Marketplace
Sat, Nov 30
California Oil Museum
Nov 30, 2019, 10:00 AM – 3:00 PM
California Oil Museum, 1001 East Main Street, Santa Paula, CA, USA
Interested in becoming a vendor? If so, register online today!
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Autumn Vintage Marketplace-Holiday Yard Sale
Sat, Nov 30
California Oil Museum
Nov 30, 2019, 10:00 AM – 3:00 PM
California Oil Museum, 1001 East Main Street, Santa Paula, CA, USA
Join the California Oil Museum for Small Business Saturday on November 30th from 10am-3pm. We will have a holiday yard sale with vendors, a bake sale, food, and music. Stop by our Yard Sale and shop at the Museum Gift Shop to support Small Business Saturday!
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Celebrate Día de los Muertos
Sun, Nov 03
California Oil Museum
Nov 03, 2019, 11:00 AM – 3:00 PM
California Oil Museum, 1001 East Main Street, Santa Paula, CA, USA
Join Santa Paula's Museums to celebrate Día de los Muertos! The California Oil Museum will have Hojalata Mexican tin art, Catrina Doll crafts, Book of Life movie showing, and art and poetry co-lab with Santa Paula High School Spanish classes.
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Howl-O-Ween: A Puppy Halloween Fundraiser
Thu, Oct 31
California Oil Museum
Oct 31, 2019, 2:00 PM – 4:00 PM
California Oil Museum, 1001 East Main Street, Santa Paula, CA, USA
Join the California Oil Museum and SPARC to celebrate Howl-O-Ween, a puppy Halloween fundraiser! On Halloween Day, come to the Museum dressed in your festive Halloween costumes alongside your furry friend!
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Fossil Day at the California Oil Museum
Wed, Oct 16
California Oil Museum
Oct 16, 2019, 2:00 PM – 5:00 PM
California Oil Museum, 1001 East Main Street, Santa Paula, CA, USA
Join us at the California Oil Museum to celebrate National Fossil Day! The Museum will have fun activities, fossils, and speakers from 2pm-5pm.
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Opening for "Vintage Toy Wonderland"
Sat, Sep 21
California Oil Museum
Sep 21, 2019, 12:00 PM – 2:00 PM
California Oil Museum, 1001 East Main Street, Santa Paula, CA, USA
Join us at the California Oil Museum on September 21st for the grand opening of "Vintage Toy Wonderland: Memories of Our Youth from 1960s-1980s!" We will have trivia questions and prizes from 12-2pm. Test your knowledge in vintage toys of the 60s, 70s, and 80s, and view the incredible collection!
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Opening Day Exhibit
Tue, Aug 20
California Oil Museum
Aug 20, 2019, 7:00 PM
California Oil Museum, 1001 East Main Street, Santa Paula, CA, USA
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Bundle & Save
Tue, Aug 06
California Oil Museum
Aug 06, 2019, 7:00 PM
California Oil Museum, 1001 E Main St, Santa Paula, CA 93060, USA
Participate in all five workshops and save! $60 per student for all five classes. Save $15!
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Earthquakes & Plate Tectonics
Wed, Jul 31
California Oil Museum
Jul 31, 2019, 10:00 AM – 12:00 PM
California Oil Museum, 1001 E Main St, Santa Paula, CA 93060, USA
If you live in California, chances are you’ve experienced an Earthquake. In this workshop students will learn the science behind them. Plate tectonics and boundaries will be discussed and examined with hands-on and yummy activities.
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Natural Oil Seeps
Wed, Jul 24
California Oil Museum
Jul 24, 2019, 10:00 AM – 12:00 PM
California Oil Museum, 1001 E Main St, Santa Paula, CA 93060, USA
The natural seeps in our area are the reason oil production began in California. With microscopes, lab experiments and using their senses, students will learn how oil seeps are formed, early uses of petroleum and the importance of oil today.
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Fossils Through Geological Time
Wed, Jul 17
California Oil Museum
Jul 17, 2019, 10:00 PM – Jul 18, 2019, 12:00 PM
California Oil Museum, 1001 E Main St, Santa Paula, CA 93060, USA
How old is earth and how do fossils help scientists discover clues about the past? Our fossil class workshop will discuss these things and more!
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From Soils to Sand
Wed, Jul 10
California Oil Museum
Jul 10, 2019, 10:00 AM – 12:00 PM
California Oil Museum, 1001 E Main St, Santa Paula, CA 93060, USA
Without soil the world would be an empty place. Through exploration in the microscopes, lab experiments and hands on activities, students will examine how soil and sand are made and used.
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Opening Day at the Energy Education Lab
Sun, Jul 07
California Oil Museum
Jul 07, 2019, 12:00 PM – 2:00 PM
California Oil Museum, 1001 East Main Street, Santa Paula, CA, USA
Join us at the California Oil Museum as we celebrate the opening of our new Energy Education Lab! On the first Sunday of the month, we will have family-fun activities, lawn games in the courtyard, light refreshments, crafts, and music.
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The Wonderful World of Rocks & Minerals
Wed, Jul 03
California Oil Museum
Jul 03, 2019, 10:00 AM – 12:00 PM
California Oil Museum, 1001 E Main St, Santa Paula, CA 93060, USA
The secrets of the rock cycle will be discovered and examined using microscopes and hands-on activities to dig deep into the mineral make up of rocks and their formation. Identification and comparisons of rocks and minerals will be made, and students will get the chance start their rock collection!
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Free First Sundays of the Month
Sun, May 05
California Oil Museum
May 05, 2019, 12:00 PM – 2:00 PM
California Oil Museum, 1001 E Main St, Santa Paula, CA 93060, USA
Join all of Santa Paula's Museums for free admission every first Sunday of the Month. The California Oil Museum will have family activities from 12pm - 2pm.
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