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Weekend Feature Film

Weekend Feature Film

Event Information

  • Date & Time: Select Saturdays and Sundays, 3pm-4pm
  • Location: Origen Museum (Big Springs Theater)
  • Admission: Free for members or with paid general admission
  • RSVP: No reservations required.

Educational, entertaining films are presented in our 156-seat Big Springs Theater select weekends at 3 p.m. Films change each month and are usually tied into Origen Museum exhibits and activities. Upcoming films include:

May 4-5, 11-12 & 18-19, 2019
Secrets of the Crocodile Caves
As the Springs Preserves readies for dinosaurs later in May, this film look at one of the few close living relatives of dinosaurs alive today. Learn about African crocodiles and the animals sharing habitats with them in Madagascar that have remained unchanged for thousands of years. (Film length: 60 minutes)

Sept. 7-8, 14-15, 21-22 & 28-29, 2019
Attenborough and the Sea Dragon
Famed naturalist and filmmaker Sir David Attenborough leads an investigation into the ichthyosaur, the marine lizard that is Nevada's state fossil. The ichthyosaur was a fearsome predator that hunted in our area millions of years ago when Nevada was underwater. (Film length: 53 minutes)

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The Springs Preserve Foundation is a 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization committed to supporting programs, projects and events at the Springs Preserve.