FLBS Event Calendar

2017 Public Events

Science surprises at FLBS; raptors delight the crowd
Raptors entertain the crowd at the 2016 FLBS Open House

  • May
  • Invasive Mussels Presentation: What You Need To Know

    When: Tuesday, May 23 at 7pm

    Where: Lakeside QRU - 201 Bills Rd, Lakeside, MT

  • June
  • Science on Tap, Loons in Montana

    Where: Flathead Lake Brewing Company, Bigfork, MT

    When: Tuesday, June 6 at 6pm

  • Data & Donuts Seminar

    Who: Dr. Jim Elser, FLBS
    Phosphorus, Food and Our Future

    Where: Flathead Lake Bio Station, Elrod Lecture Hall

    When: Monday, June 26 at 10am

  • July
  • Data & Donuts Seminar

    Who: Dr. Chad Johnson, ASU
    Black widows: the behavior, ecology and evolution of an urban pest

    Where: Flathead Lake Bio Station, Elrod Lecture Hall

    When: Monday, July 3 at 10am

  • 7/4
    NO Science on Tap - Enjoy your fireworks!
  • 7/10 10am
    Data & Donuts Seminar, Yellow Bay, MT
  • Data & Donuts Seminar

    Who: Dr. Anna Sala, UM
    Why do plants store food? The role of starch and related substances for plant drought tolerance

    Where: Flathead Lake Bio Station, Elrod Lecture Hall

    When: Monday, July 17 at 10am

  • Bio Station Research Cruise

    Details: Quickly becoming an annual event, the FLBS Research Cruise provides an afternoon of science and scenery. The cruise leaves from Lakeside Marina in Lakeside, MT, and participants will enjoy an afternoon learning about ecological and water quality research on Flathead Lake. Appetizers and beverages will be served, and live music will be provided.

    Limited seats are available, so RSVP to tom.bansak@umontana.edu or (406) 982-3301 x229 soon!

    Cost: $50/person, with proceeds benefiting Bio Station Research and Monitoring in the Flathead

    Where: Lakeside, MT; Flathead Lake Boat Tours

    When: Monday, July 19, 3:30-6:00 pm

  • Community Presentation

    Who: Tom Bansak, FLBS Assistant Director
    Shrimp, Salmon, Trout, and Mussels; Invasive Seafood Chowder in Flathead Lake

    Where: Lakeside, MT; West Shore Community Library

    When: Wednesday, July 26 at 4:00 pm

  • August
  • 8/1 6pm
    Science on Tap, Bigfork, MT
  • Bio Station Open House

    Details: The latest and best iteration of our open house features something for everyone in the family: a presentation by Owl Research Institute researcher Denver Holt; demonstration boat trips; interactive science demonstrations for the kids; science kiosks presented by FLBS researchers; and back for another summer - Monte, the UM mascot!

    Meet FLBS students, professors and staff and learn more about FLBS research and education on Flathead Lake.

    Where: Flathead Lake Bio Station, East Shore of Flathead Lake

    When: Wednesday, August 2, 1:00-5:00 pm



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updated: 6/22/2017 4:14 pm