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Saturday Nov. 18 10:00 AM

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Dayton Regional Science Festival: Super Science Saturday

Science Expo from 10:00 a.m. -3:00 p.m.

The Boonshoft Museum invites families to explore hands-on STEM activities, interact with partners and Museum professionals, and more at a FREE day of science and fun. In addition to the... Learn More

Friday Nov. 17 7:00 PM

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Evening of Astronomy: Telescope Pointers

Looking to gift a telescope to a loved one during the holidays?  Talk to members of the Miami Valley Astronomical Society (MVAS) to discover which might be the best... Learn More

Friday Oct. 27 2:15 PM

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Bat Week 2017: Bat Chat

Two Chat Days | Friday-Saturday

Friday, October 27 | 2:15 Saturday, October 28 | 11:00 a.m. Come face-to-face with an Egyptian fruit bat on the new stage of the Discovery Zoo Vet Hospital!  Bats are often misunderstood and feared,... Learn More

Saturday Oct. 21 2:00 PM

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Reptile Awareness Day

Join us for a special animal show on the Discovery Zoo Vet Hospital stage in honor of our scaly reptile friends! Included with regular admission.

Saturday Oct. 21 11:00 AM

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ChemFest

Go beyond beakers and get out of the lab for this year's ChemFest: Chemistry Rocks! Explore the world of geochemistry as we discover how understanding the Earth's composition... Learn More

Sunday Oct. 15 9:00 AM

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Sensory Sunday

Sunday, October 15, 2017 | 9:00 a.m. - Noon The Boonshoft Museum of Discovery's NEW Sensory Sunday program* offers extended hours for local families who could benefit from a less stimulating atmosphere.... Learn More

Thursday Oct. 12 10:00 AM

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Giants of Science

October 12-15, 2017 From Rachel Carson and Nikola Tesla to Albert Einstein and Jane Goodall, the Boonshoft Museum's educators are inspired by great minds – and they want to share... Learn More

Saturday Oct. 7 2:00 PM

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World Animal Day

Join us for a special presentation on the NEW Discovery Zoo Vet Hospital stage in celebration of World Animal Day. Included with regular admission.

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