at the museum
"Bear With Us": This exhibit at Arizona Museum for Youth, 35 North Robson inMesa, features multimedia representations of bruins of all shapes, sizes and sorts by Joe Baker, Carolyn Lavender, Anne Coe, Linda and Don Asakawa, TomFranklin, Alonzo Jimenez, Ree Nancarrow and Dick George, plus interactive games and learning activities. It continues through February 2, 1996. Hours are 1 to 5p.m. Tuesdays through Fridays, 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Saturdays and 1 to 5 p.m. Sundays. Admission is $2, free for kids under 2. For details call 644-2467.
"Computer Works": The new exhibit, exploring the elements required to run a computer and how they relate to one another, opens Saturday at Arizona Science Center, 147 East Adams. Hours are 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Mondays through Saturdays and noon to 5 p.m. Sundays. Admission is $4.50, $3.50 for kids ages 4 to 12 and seniors, free for kids age 3 and younger. For details call 256-9518 or 258-7250.
"The Great Russian Dinosaurs": Mesa Southwest Museum, 53 North Macdonald, presents this major touring exhibition co-sponsored by City of Mesa and Paleontological Institute of Moscow. It features 24 full skeletons, as well as remains of dino nests, eggs and hatchlings, 50 skulls and dozens ofother specimens collected this century from sites in Russia and Mongolia, many of which have never before been displayed inthe West. The American premiere of theinstallation continues through February 4, 1996. Expanded hours are in effect throughout the exhibit's run: 9 a.m. to 6 p.m. Tuesdays through Saturdays and noon to6p.m. Sundays. Admission is $5, free forkids age 2 and under. For details call 644-2230.