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DAILY DISCOVERY

February 8 - February 14

Time: Ongoing throughout the Day
Location: Art Zone
Gallery: Toddler Town – Level 1
Description: Read The Tortoise and the Hare, illustrated by Jerry Pinkney, and create artwork inspired by his illustrations.

Time: Ongoing throughout the Day
Location: Creative Stations
Gallery: Young at Art – Level 3
Description: Discover African American artist, Elizabeth Catlett, and try to tell a story through art.

Time: Ongoing
Location: Presentation Space
Gallery: Patents Pending – Level 3
Description: Join us as we celebrate the scientific accomplishments of African American, George Washington Carver, and his innovative botanical work.

Time: 10:30am and 1:30pm
Location: Art Zone
Gallery: Toddler Town – Level 1
Mix It Up! – Special for Little Learners 5 and Younger
Description: Join us for an engaging read aloud accompanied by colorful illustrations. Create unique symmetrical designs as you mix, blend and transform colors.

Time: 11:00am
Location: Presentation Space
Gallery: Young at Art – Level 3
A Closer Look at Art – Color and Shape
Description: Join us as we learn the value of color and shape through a fun and engaging exploration. Then learn how to incorporate them into art!

Time: 11:30am
Location: Presentation Space
Gallery: Patents Pending – Level 3
Discover Chemistry – At the Science Bench
Description: Discover how chemicals interact as we explore amazing reactions with incredible liquids, mysterious powders and fascinating gases!

Time: 12:30pm
Location: Presentation Space
Gallery: Solve It – Level 3
Rhythm of Your Heart
Description: Learn how our heart works while exploring the four chambers and their purposes. Learn some fun facts about your heart and how to keep it healthy!

Time: 1:00pm
Location: Stage Area
Gallery: Fantasy Festival – Level 1
Navigating the Ship
Description: Set sail with us and explore navigation. Learn map reading skills and use a compass to locate treasure!

Time: 2:00pm
Location: Presentation Space
Gallery: DISCOVERY Lab – Level 2
Build it Up!
Description: Join us as we use the design thinking process during a collaborative building challenge, and test the strength of your structure!

Time: 2:30pm
Location: Presentation Space
Gallery: Eco City – Level 2
Currency Counts
Description: Explore the names and values of United States coins. Practice sorting and counting combinations of currency too!

Time: 3:00pm
Location: Presentation Space
Gallery: Patents Pending – Level 3
Cold Hard Facts – At the Science Bench
Description: The world is NOT the same at very low temperatures! Experience the cold hard facts of what happens to materials at -320°F!

Time: 4:00pm
Location: Riseman Family Theatre
Gallery: Fantasy Festival – Level 1
The Green Treasure Hunt Puppet Show
Description: Join Nellie on her quest to find the missing green treasure, as she learns the true value of nature and neighbors!

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.

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Start:
February 8
End:
February 14
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