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DAILY DISCOVERIES (July 25th – Superhero Day)

July 25

DAILY DISCOVERY EXPERIENCES: JULY 25
SUPERHERO DAY

Time: Ongoing throughout the Day
Location: Art Zone
Gallery: Toddler Town – Level 1
Description: Design and create your own superhero puppet complete with a cape and mask! Don’t forget to give them super powers!

Time: Ongoing throughout the Day
Location: Creative Stations
Gallery: Young at Art – Level 3
Description: Learn all about the different color schemes used for heroes and villains and then use them in your own artwork!

Time: Ongoing throughout the Day
Location: Presentation Space
Gallery: Patents Pending – Level 3
Description: Radioactive spills, radioactive spiders… many superheroes get their powers from radioactive sources!
Join us for an exploration of radioactivity.

Time: 10:30am and 1:30pm
Location: Art Zone
Gallery: Toddler Town – Level 1
Super Story Time – Special for Little Learners 5 and Younger
Description: Join us for a SUPER interactive story time, and practice your best superhero moves while listening to the story.

Time: 11:00am
Location: Presentation Space
Gallery: Young at Art – Level 3
One Point Perspective
Description: Join us for an engaging discussion about one point perspective and learn how to create depth in a superhero drawing.

Time: 11:30am and 3:00pm
Location: Presentation Space
Gallery: Patents Pending – Level 3
Superhero Science Theatre – At the Science Bench
Description: Bam! Pop! Smash! Join us as we use the scientific method to discover the science behind the superhero powers of Thor, Storm, Ironman, Superman and Supergirl.

Time: 12:30pm
Location: Presentation Space
Gallery: Solve It – Level 3
Discover Bones
Description: Join us for an exploration of the human skeleton and learn how bones help us keep moving while protecting important organs!

Time: 1:00pm
Location: Stage Area
Gallery: Fantasy Festival – Level 1a
Superhero Fashion Show
Description: Calling all superheroes! Join us in Fantasy Festival and show off your gear in our superhero fashion show!

Time: 2:00pm
Location: Presentation Space
Gallery: DISCOVERY Lab – Level 2
Robot Race Challenge
Description: Learn how to code Dash the robot and his friends, and use your skills to get them safely through an obstacle course!

Time: 2:30pm
Location: Presentation Space
Gallery: Eco City – Level 2
What’s in the Trash
Description: Take a closer look at what’s in the trash! Help identify and sort recyclable, renewable and reusable materials and learn all about SUPER sustainable living.

Time: 4:00pm
Location: Riseman Family Theatre
Gallery: Fantasy Festival – Level 1
Cody Gets Lost in the Desert Puppet Show
Description: Meet some of the interesting animals that live in the Mohave Desert as Cody the coyote searches for his family.

Time: 10:30am, 12:30pm & 2:30pm
Location: Tech Lab
Gallery: DISCOVERY Lab
3D Printshop
Description: Spark that creative engineer in every child's mind, and DISCOVER the world of 3D printing! Learn about free design software and other online resources, see a 3D printer in action, and select a sample model of your choice to print and take home! $6.00 General Admission or $3.00 Members. Recommended for ages 8 and up.

ONGOING ACTIVITIES:

Superhero Masks
Description: Every superhero needs a secret identity. Design your own mask to keep you safe from villains.

Mindful Meditation Class
Description: Learn about mindful meditation in our yoga class fit for a master of the mystical arts.

Superhero Cuffs
Description: No superhero costume is complete without super cuffs! Design your own unique wristbands to complete your super-suit.

Exploring Nanotechnology
Description: Learn about nanotechnology, and explore how this SUPER small science contributes to our everyday lives.

Superhero Shields
Description: Saving the day can be tough work! Paint your own super shield to protect you from incoming danger.

Superhero Puppets
Description: Build a superhero puppet, and imagine your own super adventures together.

Superhero Medallions
Description: Design a medallion featuring a unique symbol to enhance your superhero costume.

Magneto Slime
Description: Magneto is a mutant with the superhuman power to control magnetism. Test your magnetic abilities with an interactive magnetic slime activity.

Superhero Scavenger Hunt
Description: Follow the clues and find all of the superheroes hidden throughout the Museum galleries. Turn in your completed scavenger hunt at the DISCOVERY Store for a superhero surprise!

Superhero Cape Workshop
Location: DISCOVERY Lab
Description: Design your own cloth superhero cape and use a clothing iron to make your design permanent with vinyl stickers.
Cost: $10 for General Admission Visitors, $5 for Members.
Costumed characters from the Las Vegas Avengers will be on-site to interact with visitors and pose for
photographs!

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Date:
July 25
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