Spring Break: Explorers Week

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Rockets Away!
Monday, April 10, 2017
10AM to 1PM
FREE

Explore the forces of flight! Launch stomp rockets, discover the power of chemical reactions, and construct your own wacky flying machines.

Movement Challenge
Tuesday, April 11, 2017
10AM to 1PM
FREE

Explore the science of movement! Get your body moving as you participate in entertaining investigations of things in motion.

Trees & Me
Wednesday, April 12, 2017
10AM to 1PM
FREE

Explore our ecosystems! Step into the Museum’s digital dome and experience the new film Habitat Earth, investigate the longleaf pine, and participate in hands-on science activities to develop an appreciation for our region’s important natural resources. This event is sponsored by International Paper’s Riegelwood Mill and the International Paper Foundation. Event partners include the Alliance for Cape Fear Trees and the Wilmington Tree Commission.

Music Makers
Thursday, April 13, 2017
10AM to 1PM
FREE

Explore the science of sound! Make oobleck dance to some “good vibrations”, experiment with noise makers, and build your own musical instrument to play and take home.

Opposites Day
Friday, April 14, 2017
10AM to 1PM
FREE

Explore the science of opposing forces! Experiment with magnets, static electricity, action/reaction and more as you revel in this day of opposites fun.

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