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How the Grinch Stole Christmas Family Science Workshop

December 6, 2014, 10:30am

This Workshop is for families with children in grades Pre K - 2. The Grinch lived just North of Whoville, atop snowy Mount Crumpet. With his grinch feet ice-cold in the snow, he didn't have much fun, but you can! We'll … more

Launch It! Family Science Workshop

December 6, 2014, 10:30am

This Family Science Workshop is for families with children in grades 3 - 5. Work together to build a catapult, using the engineering design process. Challenge other families to see who can fling the farthest. Date: Satu… more

PJs in North Pole City Everyone Is Invited

Level 3

Kick off your holiday season with Charlotte's coolest family tradition! This year, we're offering four opportunities to experience PJs in North Pole City: Saturday, December 6 9:30 a.m. - 12:30 p.m. or 2:00 - 5:00 p.m.more

December Sky View Everyone Is Invited

December 13, 2014, All Day The Stage, Level 2

Join us in our inflatable planetarium as we trek through our solar system and take a look at This Month's Sky View. Date: Saturday, December 13 Showtimes: noon, 1:00 p.m., 2:00 p.m., 3:00 p.m., 4:00 p.m., 5:00 p.m. Locatmore

Build It Make It Take It: Light-Up Holiday Cards Everyone Is Invited

December 13, 2014, 10:30am Explore More Stuff, Level 2

Make a light-up holiday card with some special scientific upgrades. This project is recommended for ages 10 and older. Each kit includes copper tape, surface mount LEDs and coin cell batteries. Event Information Saturd… more

Dissection Series: Sharks & Squid Everyone Is Invited

December 20, 2014, 10:30am Explore More Life, Level 1

Get an inside look at some ocean dwellers during this day of dissection. This project is recommended for ages 10 and older. Each dissection kit includes a shark and a squid. Event Information Saturday, December 20 10:… more

Winter Break Camps are Back! Winter Break Camps

Discovery Place

Take a break from the ordinary and do something extraordinary this holiday season... Discovery Place Winter Break Camps are back! Investigate, innovate, excavate and create during full-day Camps designed to keep young mind… more

Winter Break Camps - DECEMBER 22 Winter Break Camps

December 22, 2014, 9:00am Discovery Place

By popular demand, Winter Break Camps are back! All Camps are full day and run from 9:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m. Book one or as many days as you like. Registration for Members begins November 11. Registration for non-Members beg… more

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