Events at Discovery Center
Cub Scout Night
Friday, February 3
Scouts $7/Member Adults FREE/Nonmember Adults $7
Join us for an after hours scouts only event. Special activity stations available to support a variety of achievements and badge requirements. No pre-registration is required.
Parent/Child Duo Workshop: Heart Dissection
Saturday, February 11th
9:30am-11:30am or 1:00pm-3:00pm
$35 members/$40 nonmembers
Join us as we learn about the inner-workings fo the heart as we dissect a real sheep's heart. Don't be sheepish; give us a call so ewe don't miss out! Register here.
Home School Day: Astronomy
Tuesday, February 14th
$15 members/$20 nonmembers
Join us as we take a trip around our solar system! We will learn cool facts about each planet (and dwarf planets) as we make a model of the solar system. Register here.
Friday, February 17th
Story times and demonstrations at 10:00am and 1:00pm
Cost is included with general admission
This month's theme is Sporty Sprouts. Science Sprouts is play time for the brain that's aligned with Missouri Early Learning Standards, promoting scientific development and a love for solving problems.
Seuss Science Day
Saturday, February 18th
Discount admission of $7
The Cat in the Hat is coming back! Join us for everyones' favorite Seuss Science Day. Special Seuss story times and photo opportunity with the Cat in the Hat. Enjoy Dr. Seuss themed activity stations.
School's Out, Discovery is In: Chemistry Craze
Monday, February 20th
$25 members/$20 nonmembers
Create crazy chemistry concoctions! Take home an incredible shrinking chip bag, set off a lemon volcano, and carry out a melting cup experiment. We will learn about states of matter, chemical and physical reactions, and polymers. Register here.
February's lab theme is Different Types of Hearts.
The Exploratory Lab is located on the 2nd floor of the east building in the Phenomena Gallery.