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Thanksgiving Week at the Discovery Center

Thanksgiving Week at the Discovery Center

Discovery Center to offer special activities during Thanksgiving Week

 

ROCKFORD, Ill. –Visit Discovery Center for a cornucopia of festive activities you will surely be thankful for! In addition to the more than 300 interactive exhibits at this children’s science museum, here are some special things Discovery Center will offer Thanksgiving Week:

Wednesday, November 22

  • Design fall art projects in our Art Studio from 9:30 am to 4:30 pm
  • Explore the universe during planetarium shows at 10:00 am and 2:00 pm
  • Enjoy live science shows at 11:00 am and 1:00 pm
  • Create a parade balloon (like the Macy’s Thanksgiving parade balloons) in the Makerspace between 12-4:00 pm

 

Thursday, November 23 – Closed for Thanksgiving

 

Friday, November 24

  • Design fall art projects in our Art Studio from 9:30 am to 4:30 pm
  • Explore the universe during planetarium shows at 10:00 am and 2:00 pm
  • Enjoy live science shows at 11:00 am and 1:00 pm
  • Learn how to assemble Cubelets to create and program robots
  • Enjoy open making in the Makerspace from 12-4:00 pm

 

Saturday, November 25

  • Design fall art projects in our Art Studio from 9:30 am to 4:30 pm
  • Enjoy open making in the Makerspace from 10:00 am to 4:00 pm
  • Explore the universe during planetarium shows at 11:30 am, 1:30 pm, and 3:30 pm

 

Sunday, November 26

  • Design fall art projects in our Art Studio from 9:30 am to 4:30 pm
  • Enjoy open making in the Makerspace from 12-4:00 pm
  • Explore the universe during planetarium shows at 11:30 am, 1:30 pm, and 3:30 pm

 

 

 

 

About Discovery Center Museum

Discovery Center Museum is a children’s science museum providing hands-on math, science and art experiences for all ages with over 250 hand-on exhibits and an award-winning outdoor park. Discovery Center Museum is the nation’s 5th Best Museum for Families according to USA TODAY/10Best.com,  one of 12 museums included in Forbes.com’s article, The 12 Best Children’s Museums in the U.S. Discovery Center and earned a 2020 Trip Advisor “Traveler’s Choice” award.  Discovery Center Museum is located inside Riverfront Museum Park, 711 North Main Street, Rockford, Ill.  General admission to the Museum is:  $10 adults, $10 children (ages 2 to 17) and free to Museum members and children age 1 and younger. Museum hours: 9:30 am to 4:30 pm Tuesday – Sunday. For additional information regarding Discovery Center Museum, call (815) 963-6769 or log onto our website at www.discoverycentermuseum.org.

Date

Jun 18 2024

Time

9:30 am - 4:30 pm

Location

Discovery Center
711 N. Main St.

Organizer

Discovery Center
Phone
(815) 963-6769
Website
http://www.discoverycentermuseum.org/