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Happy National Pets Day! Here's some pics of our furry friends. #loveyourpetsday #discoverycentermuseum
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Posted on February 20, 2021





Happy National Pets Day! Here's some pics of our furry friends.

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Fun activity for the young engineer in your family!https://raisinglifelonglearners.com/what-makes-the-best.../#discoverycenterscience

February 26, 2021

Do you know anyone who would enjoy spending a Saturday afternoon with the female members of the USAF Thunderbirds and a female NASA Astronaut?Women in Aviation International is hosting a FREE Zoom with just those ladies – it’s available and free for all!It is a Girls in Aviation Day event, March 13, and anyone can register here:https://www.wai.org/GIADWAI2021

February 25, 2021

Scientists, engineers, and inventors find the solutions to the world's problems.Learn about the work that these Black scientists and inventors have accomplished that make our lives better.https://kids.nationalgeographic.com/.../black-inventors...#BlackHistoryMonth #discoverycentermuseum

February 24, 2021

Try your hand at paper-cutting art in our Art Studio this week through Sunday.

February 24, 2021

Talking, singing and pointing are 3 basic, but incredibly important tools in helping an infant/toddler learn to communicate. Learn simple things you can do to help your child in this short video!https://youtu.be/wzkGD43jCQo

February 23, 2021

Losing a first tooth is a big deal for children. Chicago Parent describes some terrific grand gestures that a tooth fairy can make the first time around.http://bit.ly/toothfairyideas

February 22, 2021

We're continuing the February heart theme in the Art Studio. Create a heart-shaped fox or owl through Sunday, Feb. 21.#discoverycentermuseum

February 19, 2021

It's landing day on Mars! Perseverance, NASA's most sophisticated rover to date, is expected to land on the surface of Mars on Thursday, February 18, around 2:55 p.m. Central Time. The goal of the mission is to search for clues of ancient life, but also to evaluate the conditions of present-day Mars with an eye toward potential human exploration.The rover's entry, descent and landing on Mars will broadcast live on NASA's website and YouTube channel, as well as NASA's public TV channel, app, Twitter, and Facebook channels with coverage starting at 1:15 p.m. CST. Special Spanish language programming -- a first from NASA for a planetary landing -- will begin at 1:30 p.m. CST.

February 18, 2021

Don't miss the landing of NASA's Perseverance Rover on Mars February 18th. That's a 300 million mile roadtrip! Here's info on how to watch...https://mars.nasa.gov/mars.../timeline/landing/watch-online/

February 16, 2021


February 14, 2021

Create a unicorn or crab Valentine in the Art Studio this week!

February 11, 2021

Today is International Day of Women and Girls in Science! Encourage your daughter to think like a scientist. Try one of our at-home science activities on our Playful Learning at Home page: http://www.discoverycentermuseum.org/what.../playfullearning#womeninscience#discoverycenterscience

February 11, 2021

Extreme Weather Enrichment Class

Extreme Weather Enrichment Class

You’ve heard about extreme weather on the news, now learn about what makes it “extreme.” We’ll explore the greenhouse effect and ocean temperatures as well as some of the physical effects they can have on the planet and what you can do about it! Advance registration required. Friday class is virtual only. Cost: $11 Members / $13 non-members

February 7, 2021

Happy Tooth, Sad Tooth

Happy Tooth, Sad Tooth

Children ages 3-6 will discover how tooth-friendly foods help our teeth to be strong. They will examine models of teeth and learn how to care for their teeth as they create a special art project. Advance reservations required. Cost: $12/public and $10/members. For info and to register go to http://www.discoverycentermuseum.org/.../tot-2-6-years 

February 7, 2021

Layered Love Potion Valentine’s Day Science Activity!Love is in the air and we’ve begun getting ready for Valentine’s Day by mixing up some Love Potion. This is an easy Valentine’s Day science activity and a great way to learn about density!https://www.playdoughtoplato.com/layered-love-potion/

February 6, 2021