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Daily Programs

Wednesday, December 31, 1969

10:30am

Discovery Table - Explorer's Crossing, 2nd Floor

Education Program

11:00am

One World, One Sky: Big Bird's Adventure - Caryl D. Philips Space Theater

Planetarium Show

11:30am

Science On a Sphere - Tait Auditorium

Education Program

1:00pm

Wildest Weather in the Solar System - Caryl D. Philips Space Theater

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 Stage

Animal Program

3:00pm

Space Park 360 - Caryl D. Philips Space Theater

Planetarium Show

3:45pm

Otter Talk - Discovery Zoo

Animal Program

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Past Events & Activities

Sunday Jan. 20 12:00 PM

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ALERT: Museum Closed

Please note that the Museum will be CLOSED for the day due to the Level 2 Snow Emergency.

Friday Jan. 18 7:00 PM

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Evening of Astronomy: Friendly Apps for Stargazing

Smartphones can make our lives easier in dozens of ways -- and making it easier to understand the night sky is one of them! Join Randy Thomas from the Miami... Learn More

Wednesday Jan. 2 2:00 PM

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New Horizons: NASA TV Live

On New Year's Eve, the New Horizons spacecraft that gave us those amazing images of Pluto will explore the farthest object ever visited! "Ultima Thule" is an ancient resident... Learn More

Friday Dec. 21 7:00 PM

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Evening of Astronomy: Star of Bethlehem

For many centuries, the astronomical events that have been suggested as the inspiration for the Star of Bethlehem story have not been those that were flashy in the sky, but... Learn More

Thursday Dec. 6 10:30 AM

Hibernation and Migration

Monthly Programs Designed for Homeschool Families -- All Visitors Welcome!

All Museum guests are invited to join us for our monthly homeschool program series, with specially-themed programs throughout the day! December Theme: Hibernation and Migration As much as they would... Learn More

Tuesday Dec. 4 3:43 PM

Web of Life

Monthly Programs Designed for Homeschool Families -- All Visitors Welcome!

All Museum guests are invited to join us for our monthly homeschool program series, with specially-themed programs throughout the day! November Theme: The Web of Life Explore the basic needs... Learn More

Saturday Nov. 17 10:00 AM

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Dayton 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. 16 7:00 PM

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Evening of Astronomy: Exploring Exoplanets

Exploring Exoplanets: The Future of Finding Other Worlds Astronomers have discovered thousands of planets around other stars in our galaxy over the past 25 years. In this talk, we'll learn... Learn More

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