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September 22, 2018

Science Saturday @ 11 a.m. & 2:30 p.m., Makerspace 12-4 p.m.

Discover the anatomy of a leaf by making a cool STEAM leaf rubbing and then play the Make 10 Card Game in the Makerspace!

September 23, 2018

Sunday Funday & Makerspace 12-4 p.m.

Welcome fall with straw and a smile by making a Popsicle stick scarecrow and then giving your name an artistic, tissue paper twist in the Makerspace!

September 25, 2018

Tuesday Tales @ 11 a.m. & 2:30 p.m.

As all the other leaves float off and fly past, Little Yellow Leaf thinks, “I’m not ready yet.” Find out if she ever leaves the tree in Carin Berger’s “The Little Yellow Leaf.”

September 26, 2018

Preschool Patrol @ 11 a.m. & 2:30 p.m.

Q-tips and paint make pointillism is fun and easy for little ones. Create a fall masterpiece!

September 27, 2018

Passport Thursday @ 11 a.m. & 2:30 p.m., Makerspace 2-5 p.m.

Travel to Japan to write fall haiku poems and then make SLIME in the Makerspace!

September 28, 2018

Fit Friday @ 11 a.m. & 2:30 p.m., Makerspace 2-5 p.m.

Play a special, forest-animal-themed version of musical chairs! Then, over in the Makerspace, experience our final airplane workshop in preparation for the Santa Maria Air Show on Oct. 6 and 7.

September 28, 2018

Science Saturday @ 11 a.m. & 2:30 p.m., Makerspace 12-4 p.m.

See the changing colors of leaves right before your eyes when we study chromatography, and then indulge in the sweet STEM challenge of constructing marshmallow catapults.

September 29, 2018

Visit us at the OCAF Chalk Festival!

The Discovery Museum will have a booth at the Orcutt Children’s Arts Foundation’s upcoming Chalk Fest in Old Town Orcutt from 10 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. Staff will teach families how to combine art and STEM with colorful paper helicopters. Hope to see you there!

September 30, 2018

Sunday Funday & Makerspace 12-4 p.m.

One black dot can be just about anything in art! What will you make yours? Then end the month by making salt into art in the Makerspace!

October 6, 2018

Explore the world of flight at the Central Coast Airfest!

Join staff from the Discovery Museum’s Central Coast Makerspace at the Saturday, Oct. 6 from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m.  Sunday, Oct. 7 from 11 a.m. to 5:30 p.m. at the Santa Maria Public Airport Come see the only 2018 performance of the Canadian Snowbirds in California, then visit the Discovery Museum booth for fun, […]

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