Fun Museum programs for adults 21 and up!

Experience the wonders of a Museum after-hours! MOSH After Dark presents the latest topics in science, technology and history with hands-on workshops and programming that includes enlightening conversations, Museum exploration, food and drinks.

Presented by The Elements of MOSH, a dynamic network of young supporters who advocate for the Museum and all that it has to offer through networking and community engagement.

Upcoming 2019 MOSH After Dark Programs

April 25 | 6 - 9 P.M.
Jazz in Jax: A Tale of Musical Milestones

Around the same time Harlem, New York City was becoming recognized for its bustling jazz scene, Jacksonville too took on a new identity later dubbed the “Harlem of the South”. Join TRAD Music Preservation Society on a guided exploration of the sounds and rhythms attributed to the historic Jazz Age. The evening will open with a remark on what the city of Jacksonville’s cultural landscape was like during the first half of the 20th Century. Take a trip back in time as you learn how jazz influenced the city’s musical roots and how it’s influence still resonates today on the MOSH Rooftop!

The doors will open at 6 p.m. Guests are invited to mingle and grab light refreshments. The program will begin at 6:30 pm.

$20 for Members  |  $25 for non-members

Admission includes 2 drink tickets.
This event is 21+

Members, please note that your 20% will apply at check-out. Please ensure that you have logged onto the website using the information exactly as it appears on your membership (name, email, address, etc.) in order for your discount to apply.


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May 30 | 6 - 9 P.M.
Dinosaurs by Design

Did you know dinosaurs might not look like dinosaurs from Jurassic Park? Discover how the appearances of dinosaurs have changed over time with MOSH’s curator. Join Element’s Board Member Devon Schlegel from Indigo Art Therapy in an art exercise to create your dino design based on the most recent research of these mysterious creatures. Also, you will get a chance to explore MOSH’s current traveling exhibition, Expedition: Dinosaur!

The doors will open at 6 p.m. Guests are invited to mingle and grab light refreshments. The program will begin at 6:30 pm.

$20 for Members  |  $25 for non-members

Admission includes 2 drink tickets.
This event is 21+

Members, please note that your 20% will apply at check-out. Please ensure that you have logged onto the website using the information exactly as it appears on your membership (name, email, address, etc.) in order for your discount to apply.


Event Sponsors:

Past 2019 MOSH After Dark Programs

January 31 | 6 - 9 P.M.
Urban Gardening and Composting

You reap what you sow. Unearth the science of growing your own urban garden! Discover how to create miracle soil from everyday food waste with Apple Rabbit Compost and the Man in Overalls! Guests will learn tricks for nurturing their own gardens and take home a starter composting kit. Experience MOSH’s newest traveling exhibition Backyard Adventures and explore the food cycle from farm to table to compost!


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February 28 | 6 - 9 P.M.
Kombucha Workshop with Moonbooch

Many of us are familiar with the science behind brewing, but what about kombucha? Moonbooch will lead us on an exploration of the processes and health benefits of this biotic beverage! Excite your palate through a tasting of the fermented tea known as kombucha! Guests will also have a chance to experience MOSH’s current traveling exhibition, Backyard Adventures, which highlights the many ways humans and animals interact with nature.


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March 28 | 6 - 9 P.M.
Bitters & Botanicals with Dr. Reinhard’s Bitters

What do you dole out in drops and dashes? Bitters! Join mixologist Austin Reinhard for a sensory exploration of the herbs, roots, fruits, and leaves used to infuse bitters. With just a few drops, you can elevate the flavor profile of your drink or create a whole new aroma. Guests will get the chance to try their hand at creating their own bitters recipe and leave with a recipe cocktail card to experiment with at home. This program includes a tour of MOSH’s current traveling exhibition Backyard Adventures.


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