Events at Discovery Center


Frozen, DCS Style

Monday, June 29, 2015
10am-12pm and 1pm-3pm
FREE with General Admission

Come visit our Exploratory Lab for some frozen fun! We'll have demonstrations that feature our favorite frozen substance, dry ice!

Science Cafe: Money Machine: The Business of Innovation

Thursday, July 16, 2015
6pm-8pm (speaker at 6:30pm)
The event is FREE. Food and Beverage purchases not included.

Everyone has ideas. Everyone wants to make money. What could be better than making money from your ideas? Cody Stringer, Entrepreneurial Specialist with Mercy Medical Research and Development will discuss how Mercy Health creates new medical devices based on the ideas generated by Mercy staff. Get a glimpse of some examples of devices that are helping medical professionals improve the care they provide to patients. Learn more about the process Mercy uses, and how great ideas are getting turned into profitable products.

3-2-1 Blast Off!

Monday, July 20, 2015
10am-12pm and 1pm-3pm
FREE with General Admission

Celebrate NASA's New Horizons journey toward Pluto, a trip that began 10 years ago, by joining us outside DCS for rocket launching!

Summer of Science 2015

Classes are Mon-Thur, June 8 - July 30
Registration March 17 until filled

Cost* & Time:

Pre-K/K (Ages 4-5)

$75 member, $85 nonmember

Grades 1-8

$165 member, $185 non member

 *some workshops do have additional supply fees