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Daily Programs

Today, May 25, 2018

10:30am

Toddler Investigations - Kids Place

Education Program

11:30am

Lil' Scientists - Kids Place

Education Program

1:00pm

Tidal Pool - Tidal Pool

Animal Program

2:00pm

The Sky Tonight - Caryl D. Philips Space Theater

Planetarium Show

2:15pm

Zookeeper Talks - Discovery Zoo

Animal Program

2:30pm

Science On a Sphere - Tait Auditorium

Education Program

3:00pm

Space Next - Caryl D. Philips Space Theater

Planetarium Show

3:30pm

Engineering Challenge - Do Lab

Education Program

4:00pm

Otter Talk

Animal Program

4:00pm

Two Small Pieces of Glass - Caryl D. Philips Space Theater

Planetarium Show


Upcoming Events & Activities

Friday May. 18 9:00 PM

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Pink Floyd: Special Effects Show

SOLD OUT

It's a double header in the planetarium! Join our Astronomy Department for a night of spectacular visuals and music, with three shows in the planetarium.  Friday, May 18 PINK... Learn More

Friday Jun. 15 7:00 PM

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Evening of Astronomy: Juno to Jupiter

Admission is FREE to the public

NASA’s Juno spaceprobe is currently orbiting Jupiter and will end its mission in July 2018 (unless the mission is extended). Look back on this groundbreaking mission as we discuss... Learn More

Tuesday Jun. 26 7:00 PM

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Boonshoft Museum Night at the Dayton Dragons

Join us at Fifth Third Field!

Join us for Boonshoft Museum Night at the Dayton Dragons! Stadium seat tickets cost just $10 and include a Dragons hat. Best of all, $5 from every ticket sold will come back... Learn More

Friday Jul. 20 7:00 PM

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Evening of Astronomy: Things That Go Bump in the Night

Comets, Asteroids and Meteors

Learn how to see the spectacular Perseids meteor shower in early August! We’ll also discuss the measures being taken to protect Earth from larger impactors that have the... Learn More

Friday Jul. 20 7:00 PM

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Evening of Astronomy: Dark Matter and Dark Energy

Surprisingly, we still don’t know what exactly 95% of the universe is made of! Come learn our latest hypotheses about this mystery and explore today’s cutting-edge research... Learn More

Saturday Aug. 18 10:00 AM

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Super Science Saturday: Colorama

As students prepare to head back into the classroom, give them a boost with this day full of learning about color! Discover why leaves change color before falling from the... Learn More

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