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National Chemistry Day Everyone Is Invited

October 25, 2014, All Day

Who knew chemistry could be so sweet? Candy chemistry will be on the menu, but we will also have a host of other fantastic experiments throughout the Museum for our young chemists to try. Make your own slime, crystal ink a… more

Build It Make It Take It: Bat Boxes Everyone Is Invited

October 25, 2014, 10:30am Explore More Life, Level 1

Learn about bats and how they can aid in pest control. Then build your own bat box to take home. This project is recommended for ages 10 and older. Kits include all materials for the bat boxes. Event Information Saturd… more

Halloween Birthday Bash Everyone Is Invited

October 31, 2014, noon

Grab your broom sticks and party hats! In addition to being Halloween, October 31 is also Discovery Place's birthday. Help us celebrate turning 33 with a fun-filled afternoon of spooky science activities, animal encounters… more

Discovery Place Merit Badge Workshop: Electricity Boy Scout Merit Badges

November 1, 2014, 10:00am Explore More Stuff, Level 2

Collaborate with other Boy Scouts and Discovery Place educators to earn your Electricity Merit Badge! Date: Saturday, November 1 Time: 10:00 a.m. - 1:00 p.m. Ages: 12 - 17 years Cost: $35 for one class or $55 for two cl… more

Thidwick the Big-Hearted Moose Family Science Workshop

November 1, 2014, 10:30am

This Workshop is for families with children in grades Pre K - 2. Kind-hearted Thidwick lets other creatures live on him. Would you? We'll read the classic Dr. Seuss tale and then explore ecosystems and symbolic relation… more

Geocaching Family Science Workshop

November 1, 2014, 10:30am

This Family Science Workshop is for families with children in grades 3 - 5. Geocaching is a global phenomenon, an interactive scavenger hunt for hidden things (caches) found in neighborhoods, parks and cities. We'll teach … more

Discovery Place Merit Badge Workshop: Chemistry Boy Scout Merit Badges

November 1, 2014, 2:00pm Explore More Stuff, Level 2

Collaborate with other Boy Scouts and Discovery Place educators to earn your Chemistry Merit Badge! Date: Saturday, November 1 Time: 2:00 - 5:30 p.m. Ages: 12 - 17 years Cost: $35 for one class or $55 for two classes wh… more

Discovery Place Merit Badge Workshop: Electronics Boy Scout Merit Badges

November 2, 2014, 12:30pm Explore More Stuff, Level 2

Collaborate with other Boy Scouts and Discovery Place educators to earn your Electronics Merit Badge! Date: Sunday, November 2 Time: 12:30 - 4:00 p.m. Ages: 12 - 17 years Cost: $35 for one class or $55 for two classes w… more

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