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    Archaeology Dig

    Saturday–Sunday (except January 22, 23, 29, and 30)

    Included with general Museum admission

    Imagine you are an archaeologist at the Archaeology Dig! Sift and sort to find replicas of ancient artifacts buried beneath the sand, weigh and examine your findings, and analyze clues to discover what we have in common with people who lived three thousand years ago.

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  • Photo of Justice Sonia Sotomayor smiling at the camera next to the cover of her book Just Help

    Justice Sonia Sotomayor—Just Help! How to Build a Better World

    Online Talk

    Thursday, February 3, 6:00 pm (PT)

    Online talk: FREE; Signed book: $28

    Writers Bloc Presents® and the Skirball Cultural Center present US Supreme Court Justice Sonia Sotomayor.

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  • From left to right, author photo of Phillip Brown, cover art for the story, and photo of Rain Wilson

    Olivia Jones Comes Alive

    A Book Release Celebration

    Sunday, February 6, 2:00 pm (doors at 1:30 pm)

    $15 General; $10 Members and Full-Time Students

    Enjoy a theatrical adaptation of Olivia Jones! Author and advocate Phillip Brown’s new literary work tells the story of a girl’s quest to find her father after he disappears during the Vietnam War. Told through a series of flashbacks and backstory narrated by the determined Olivia, the story takes us on a harrowing journey as she prompts the uncovering of family secrets no one was ever supposed to find out.

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