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NightLife at the California Academy of Sciences
55 Music Concourse Dr, San Francisco, California 94118
Feed your brain and body this week as NightLife continues its ongoing series exploring the fascinating world of human health and wellness and join one of several popular yoga sessions around the museum!
Music by DJ Hyfi
Yoga classes by Yoga Tree and YogaWorks San Francisco
→ Roll out your mat in front of the colorful Philippine Coral Reef or get in the flow while accompanied by live tunes in the Piazza.
→ Practice your vinyasa on our Living Roof (weather permitting) for a round of sunset salutations.
→ Clear your mind with a session led by WITHIN Meditation.
→ Take in a brainy talk by UCSF research psychiatrist Dr. Christopher Stauffer and his work on the use of social psychopharmacology—such as oxytocin and MDMA—as an adjunct to psychotherapy for substance use disorders and PTSD.
→ Discover some of the tricks and techniques used by members of the San Francisco Bay Memory Club to train their brains.
→ Meet researchers from UCSF who are studying the brain, including members of the Poskanzer Lab, which studies an important type of brain cell called astrocytes, and the Prusiner Lab at the Institute of Neurodegenerative Diseases.
→ Feed your body wisely with holistic nutrition tips and samples from Health-Ade Kombucha between sessions.
→→→ Please note: Yoga class capacity is limited in each location and entry is not guaranteed. Classes in the coral reef require passes which will be available on a first-come, first-served basis starting at 5:30 pm on the front concourse. Please bring your own yoga mat.
The Brain & Body series continues on September 20 and November 1.
NEW! RESERVED PLANETARIUM PASSES
— Guarantee your seat under the stars! Reserve a Planetarium Pass to select your showtime in advance. Optional, but recommended. $3 per pass. Available online only.
— Free passes will still be available onsite at the planetarium kiosk on a first-come, first-served basis. Early event arrival is strongly recommended due to limited capacity and high demand for passes.
— Last entry for our Rainforest dome is at 7:45 pm. Please note: drinks are not allowed inside the Rainforest exhibit.
— The «Earthquake» exhibit is closed in preparation for an all-new exhibit, opening June 15!
— Enjoy a different fresh seasonal «craft on draft» cocktail at each NightLife bar area. All bars accept cash and credit cards.
— A variety of food options are available at NightLife, including The Academy Café, The Terrace, and a food cart located in the front lobby.
— Special programs and lectures may have limited seating and admission will also be made available to visitors on a first-come, first-served basis.
— Programming lineup subject to change.