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May 22, 2018

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

Find out what happens to Neil Armstrong and his crew as they embark on the Apollo 11 moon landing mission of 1969.

May 20, 2018

Sunday Funday 12 to 4 p.m.

Capture the mystery and the beauty of a solar eclipse with this fun pastels art project!

May 19, 2018

Science Saturday @ 11 a.m. and 2:30 p.m.

We’re on a mission this week! Build a space rover out of craft supplies and learn about our solar system.

May 18, 2018

Fit Friday @ 11 a.m. and 2:30 p.m.

There’s a certain rhythm to night time and day time on Earth, thanks to our planet’s orbit and rotation. At this program, we’ll talk about the activities we do during the day and at night and simulate Earth’s rotation with our bodies.

May 17, 2018

Brain Builders @ 3:30 p.m.

Children of all ages can experience the power of science, technology, engineering, art, and math (STEAM) through hands-on experiments and activities during Brain Builders, Thursdays at 3:30 p.m. This week we’re explore circuitry with Snap Circuit Jr. Kits!

May 17, 2018

Passport Thursday @ 11 a.m. and 2:30 p.m.

What’s it like on Mars, the Red Planet? Find out when we make our own geological diorama. This activity is part of the Astronomical Society of the Pacific’s “My Sky Tonight” program.

May 16, 2018

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

The sky changes depending on the time of day. This “sky window” craft helps little ones identify different celestial objects in a fun, hands-on way!

May 15, 2018

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

Once upon a planetoid, amid her tools and sprockets, a girl named Cinderella dreamed of fixing fancy rockets. With a little help from her fairy godrobot, she’s going to the ball in Deborah Underwood’s “Interstellar Cinderella.”

May 13, 2018


Families who come to this free program will get to make a healthy snack with educators from Marian Regional Medical Center and learn about healthy eating and exercise habits. This year-round program is funded by Dignity Health and held the second Sunday of each month at the Discovery Museum.

May 12, 2018

Bookmaking with Beryl 2 to 3 p.m.

Children’s book author/artist Beryl Reichenberg visits the museum this Saturday for her monthly activity. Tell your mom, grandma, aunt, or friend how special she is this Mother’s Day with a beautiful bookmark!

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