All Events

Ducks on sale now!

Buy Ducks to Benefit Farmyard

All proceeds help fund the care and feeding of Museum farmyard animals. Buy your rubber ducky in Elements, Gizmo Garage or at the Great American Tobacco Duck Race site here.
fee applies
June 15 – August 23

Lab Summer Events

Different experiments every day. New themes every week. Become a zoology expert one week, and a technology master the next!
Extended summer hours:
Open every day!
Monday–Saturday 10:30 to 4:30
Sunday 12:30 to 4:30
free with admission

Pumpkin Patch Express

Celebrate Fall with a ride on the Pumpkin Patch Express! Pumpkins, crafts and carnival games...
Tuesday, September 2

Wednesday, September 3

Friday, September 5
fee applies
Two 6-Week Sessions!

Tinker Tech After School Club

If you like to make, tinker, design, and engineer, then the Tinker Tech Afterschool Club is for you!
For Grades 3–8

Cost per 6-week session:
$110 Members
$120 General public
Sept 6, Oct 4, Nov 1

Tinker Tech Family Workshops

Once a month, we’ll investigate a different area of technology in a hands-on, 1.5 hour workshop. Both kids and adults will love playing with innovative engineering toys and learning about real-world technology.
For ages 6 and up*
Price per workshop:
$15 Members
$30 General public (includes admission)
Starting in September!

Day Camps 2014-15

Learn about some of your favorite science topics with hands-on activities, crafts and exhibit exploration throughout the Museum all day long!
Check back soon for registration information!

Ages: PreK– Grade 5
$65/day Members
$75/day General public
fee applies
September 18 | 6:30 PM - 9:30 PM

Science of Beer

From meeting local brewers, tastings galore and one-of-a-kind workshops, this is one night you can't miss!

Leave the kids at home! This one's for the adults - 21+ only. 
Cost: $20 Members, $25 General Public
September 23–27

Cardboard Challenge

Celebrate creativity and imagination as the Museum joins groups across the world for the third annual Global Cardboard Challenge.
10–5pm daily
All ages welcome!
free with admission
Sept. 29 thru Oct. 3

Track Out Camp

Movie Makers
We’ve got movie-making down to a science! Invent sounds and learn claymation techniques.
Check back soon for registration information!

Ages: Kindergarten thru Grade 5
$280/week Members
$305/week General public
fee applies
October 12–18

Wolf Awareness Week

Join our animal keepers for special Meet the Keeper programs at the Museum’s Wolf exhibit.
free with admission
Two Sessions!

Spring Break Camp

Crime Scene Investigators
Help solve a mystery! Over the course of the week, campers will discover the different ways forensic scientists analyze evidence to help investigate crimes.
March 23–27 and March 30–April 3

Ages: Kindergarten thru Grade 5
$280/week Members
$305/week General public
fee applies