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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

November Sky View Everyone Is Invited

November 8, 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, November 8 Showtimes: noon, 1:00 p.m., 2:00 p.m., 3:00 p.m., 4:00 p.m., 5:00 p.m. Locatimore

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

Volunteer Interest and Interview Session Everyone Is Invited

November 15, 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

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