PEEC Celebrating Los Alamos ScienceFest Virtually

PEEC hosted its third annual Electric Vehicle Show virtually Saturday during ScienceFest. The event included electric vehicle car owners and the Department of Public Utilities discussing how drivers can go electric. Photo by Rachel Landman/PEEC

PEEC News:

The Pajarito Environmental Education Center was excited to join in the fun of Los Alamos ScienceFest again this year.

This popular week long festival is happening virtually through this evening:

  • Today at 2 p.m. see a Virtual Screening of “Just Eat It: A Food Waste Story”Presented by Los Alamos County Environmental Services Department, view this 74-minute extended version documentary, where filmmakers and food lovers Jen and Grant dive into the issue of waste from farm, through retail, all the way to the back of their own fridge.
  • Around 8:30 p.m. (dusk) Movie After Dark: Blast From the Past: View outdoors at Bathtub Row Brewing Co-op this fun, romantic comedy featuring Brendan Fraser and Alicia Silverstone about a man who lived his entire life in confinement in a fallout shelter and suddenly emerges when he’s sent on a dangerous restocking mission. Limited seating, so arrive early!

For information about other PEEC programs, visit, email or call 505.662.0460. 

PEEC was founded in 2000 to serve the community of Los Alamos. It offers people of all ages a way to enrich their lives by strengthening their connections to our canyons, mesas, mountains, and skies. PEEC operates the Los Alamos Nature Center at 2600 Canyon Road, holds regular programs and events, and hosts a number of interest groups from birding to hiking to butterfly watching. PEEC activities are open to everyone; however, members receive exclusive benefits such as discounts on programs and merchandise. Annual memberships start at $35. To learn more, visit