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Museum Pop-Up: Eco Adventures 10:00 am
Museum Pop-Up: Eco Adventures
Aug 1 @ 10:00 am – 10:30 am
Play, build, create and always learn something new in these short, drop-in programs. Activities change weekly and will “pop-up” in Museum exhibits all summer long. Adult participation is required. Fun ... Read More »
Museum Pop-Up: Eco Adventures 2:00 pm
Museum Pop-Up: Eco Adventures
Aug 1 @ 2:00 pm – 2:30 pm
Play, build, create and always learn something new in these short, drop-in programs. Activities change weekly and will “pop-up” in Museum exhibits all summer long. Adult participation is required. Fun ... Read More »
Planetarium at Dusk: Extrasolar Planets 5:30 pm
Planetarium at Dusk: Extrasolar Planets
Aug 1 @ 5:30 pm
They’re out there (30 min).
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Little Explorers: Color Me Happy 10:00 am
Little Explorers: Color Me Happy
Aug 2 @ 10:00 am
Meet your friends for fun hands-on activities! Enjoy interactive circle time, conduct exciting experiments and play games related to a weekly theme. Perfect for children ages 3 to 6 and ... Read More »
Engineering Challenge: Hexbug Mazes 2:00 pm
Engineering Challenge: Hexbug Mazes
Aug 2 @ 2:00 pm
Think like an engineer! Design, build and test a prototype of your creation. Stop by at 2 PM to put your skills to the test. Perfect for kids age 5 ... Read More »
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Little Explorers: Color Me Happy 10:00 am
Little Explorers: Color Me Happy
Aug 3 @ 10:00 am
Meet your friends for fun hands-on activities! Enjoy interactive circle time, conduct exciting experiments and play games related to a weekly theme. Perfect for children ages 3 to 6 and ... Read More »
Engineering Challenge: Hexbug Mazes 2:00 pm
Engineering Challenge: Hexbug Mazes
Aug 3 @ 2:00 pm
Think like an engineer! Design, build and test a prototype of your creation. Stop by at 2 PM to put your skills to the test. Perfect for kids age 5 ... Read More »
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Museum Pop-Up: Dino-ology 10:00 am
Museum Pop-Up: Dino-ology
Aug 7 @ 10:00 am – 10:30 am
Play, build, create and always learn something new in these short, drop-in programs. Activities change weekly and will “pop up” in Museum exhibits all summer long. Adult participation is required. ... Read More »
Museum Pop-Up: Dino-ology 2:00 pm
Museum Pop-Up: Dino-ology
Aug 7 @ 2:00 pm – 2:30 pm
Play, build, create and always learn something new in these short, drop-in programs. Activities change weekly and will “pop up” in Museum exhibits all summer long. Adult participation is required. ... Read More »
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Museum Pop-Up: Dino-ology 10:00 am
Museum Pop-Up: Dino-ology
Aug 8 @ 10:00 am – 10:30 am
Play, build, create and always learn something new in these short, drop-in programs. Activities change weekly and will “pop up” in Museum exhibits all summer long. Adult participation is required. ... Read More »
Museum Pop-Up: Dino-ology 2:00 pm
Museum Pop-Up: Dino-ology
Aug 8 @ 2:00 pm – 2:30 pm
Play, build, create and always learn something new in these short, drop-in programs. Activities change weekly and will “pop up” in Museum exhibits all summer long. Adult participation is required. ... Read More »
Planetarium at Dusk: Habitat Earth 5:30 pm
Planetarium at Dusk: Habitat Earth
Aug 8 @ 5:30 pm
Narrated by Frances McDormand. A fulldome exploration of what it means to live in today’s connected world, where biological networks intersect with those built by humans. Film developed by the California ... Read More »
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Little Explorers: Jungle Fun 10:00 am
Little Explorers: Jungle Fun
Aug 9 @ 10:00 am
Meet your friends for fun hands-on activities! Enjoy interactive circle time, conduct exciting experiments and play games related to a weekly theme. Perfect for children ages 3 to 6 and ... Read More »
Planetarium Adventures: The Body Code 2:00 pm
Planetarium Adventures: The Body Code
Aug 9 @ 2:00 pm
Fly through the carotid artery; explore the eye, brain, ear, and heart. Then, shrink into a cell to see its nucleus and DNA within. Discover how DNA programs the body’s ... Read More »
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Little Explorers: Jungle Fun 10:00 am
Little Explorers: Jungle Fun
Aug 10 @ 10:00 am
Meet your friends for fun hands-on activities! Enjoy interactive circle time, conduct exciting experiments and play games related to a weekly theme. Perfect for children ages 3 to 6 and ... Read More »
Planetarium Adventures: The Body Code 2:00 pm
Planetarium Adventures: The Body Code
Aug 10 @ 2:00 pm
Fly through the carotid artery; explore the eye, brain, ear, and heart. Then, shrink into a cell to see its nucleus and DNA within. Discover how DNA programs the body’s ... Read More »
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Museum Pop-Up: Native Americans 10:00 am
Museum Pop-Up: Native Americans
Aug 14 @ 10:00 am – 10:30 am
Play, build, create and always learn something new in these short, drop-in programs. Activities change weekly and will “pop up” in Museum exhibits all summer long. Adult participation is required. ... Read More »
Museum Pop-Up: Native Americans 2:00 pm
Museum Pop-Up: Native Americans
Aug 14 @ 2:00 pm – 2:30 pm
Play, build, create and always learn something new in these short, drop-in programs. Activities change weekly and will “pop up” in Museum exhibits all summer long. Adult participation is required. ... Read More »
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Museum Pop-Up: Native Americans 10:00 am
Museum Pop-Up: Native Americans
Aug 15 @ 10:00 am – 10:30 am
Play, build, create and always learn something new in these short, drop-in programs. Activities change weekly and will “pop up” in Museum exhibits all summer long. Adult participation is required. ... Read More »
Museum Pop-Up: Native Americans 2:00 pm
Museum Pop-Up: Native Americans
Aug 15 @ 2:00 pm – 2:30 pm
Play, build, create and always learn something new in these short, drop-in programs. Activities change weekly and will “pop up” in Museum exhibits all summer long. Adult participation is required. ... Read More »
Planetarium at Dusk: Totality 5:30 pm
Planetarium at Dusk: Totality
Aug 15 @ 5:30 pm
This full dome show is all about eclipses, from lunar to total solar (30 min).
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Little Explorers: Big & Small 10:00 am
Little Explorers: Big & Small
Aug 16 @ 10:00 am
Meet your friends for fun hands-on activities! Enjoy interactive circle time, conduct exciting experiments and play games related to a weekly theme. Perfect for children ages 3 to 6 and ... Read More »
Discovery Lab: Magnetic Mayhem 2:00 pm
Discovery Lab: Magnetic Mayhem
Aug 16 @ 2:00 pm
Ignite your curiosity! Discover history, science and cultures of the Lower Cape Fear through hands-on exploration and fun science labs. Ideal for ages 5 and up and adult participation is ... Read More »
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Little Explorers: Big & Small 10:00 am
Little Explorers: Big & Small
Aug 17 @ 10:00 am
Meet your friends for fun hands-on activities! Enjoy interactive circle time, conduct exciting experiments and play games related to a weekly theme. Perfect for children ages 3 to 6 and ... Read More »
Discovery Lab: Magnetic Mayhem 2:00 pm
Discovery Lab: Magnetic Mayhem
Aug 17 @ 2:00 pm
Ignite your curiosity! Discover history, science and cultures of the Lower Cape Fear through hands-on exploration and fun science labs. Ideal for ages 5 and up and adult participation is ... Read More »
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Girl Scout Workshop: Space Science Explorers 1:00 pm
Girl Scout Workshop: Space Science Explorers
Aug 20 @ 1:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Explore the night sky and discover the wonders of astronomy with hands-on activities and planetarium programs. Scouts will complete the badge requirements for their “Space Science” badge. Badges are not ... Read More »
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Planetarium at Dusk: Earth’s Wild Ride 5:30 pm
Planetarium at Dusk: Earth’s Wild Ride
Aug 22 @ 5:30 pm
Earth’s Wild Ride is like many tales shared by grandparents over the centuries, except “the old country” is really another planet, always visible from the moon base, but totally unlike ... Read More »
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Little Explorers: Superhero Science 10:00 am
Little Explorers: Superhero Science
Aug 23 @ 10:00 am
Meet your friends for fun hands-on activities! Enjoy interactive circle time, conduct exciting experiments and play games related to a weekly theme. Perfect for children ages 3 to 6 and ... Read More »
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