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October Sky View Everyone Is Invited

October 11, 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, October 11 Showtimes: noon, 1:00 p.m., 2:00 p.m., 3:00 p.m., 4:00 p.m., 5:00 p.m. Locatimore

Fossil Day Everyone Is Invited

October 11, 2014, All Day Explore More Collections

Activity and Event Details: Saturday, October 11 10:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m. Stations throughout Level 1 Free with Museum admission Calling all archaeologists, paleontologists and Indiana Jones wannabes! Join us to celebra… more

Build It Make It Take It: Painting With Circuits Everyone Is Invited

October 11, 2014, 10:30am Explore More Stuff, Level 2

Join Discovery Place educators at the intersection of art and science. Use conductive paint to create an illuminating piece of artwork to take home. This project is recommended for ages 10 and older. Kits include a small c… more

Volunteer Interest and Interview Session Everyone Is Invited

October 11, 2014, 3:00pm Windows on Tryon, Level 2

Are you interested in volunteer opportunities at Discovery Place? Join us for an information session to learn more about how adults (ages 18 and older) can give their time and talent to provide extraordinary learning opportun… 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

Build It Make It Take It: Soldering Workshop with Blinkies Everyone Is Invited

November 8, 2014, 10:30am Explore More Stuff, Level 2

Learn the basics of soldering and then make your own blinkie to take home. This project is recommended for ages 10 and older. Event Information Saturday, November 8 10:30 a.m. - noon Cost: $12.00 per kit + Museum adm… more

Build It Make It Take It: iPad Microscopes Everyone Is Invited

November 15, 2014, 10:30am Explore More Life, Level 1

Build your own microscope to take home and use with an iPad or iPhone and other smart phones. This project is recommended for ages 10 and older. Event Information Saturday, November 15 10:30 a.m. - noon Cost: $15.00 … more

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