Learn more about the world around you with visits from local science centers! Advance registration is required for most of these.

  • Rocks & Minerals
    June 18, 2018
    2:00 pm - 2:45 pm
    - Learn about different rocks and minerals from the experts at the North Carolina Museum of Natural Sciences!
    For grades K-5. Pre-registration is required.
    Registration for this program is full.
  • Rocks & Minerals
    June 18, 2018
    3:00 pm - 3:45 pm
    - Learn about different rocks and minerals from the experts at the North Carolina Museum of Natural Sciences!
    For grades K-5. Pre-registration is required.
    Registration for this program is full.
  • Rocks & Minerals
    June 18, 2018
    4:00 pm - 4:45 pm
    - Learn about different rocks and minerals from the experts at the North Carolina Museum of Natural Sciences!
    For grades K-5. Pre-registration is required.
    Registration for this program is full.
  • Star Power
    July 5, 2018
    2:00 pm - 2:45 pm
    - Learn about stars and planets with hands-on activities with our friends from Morehead Planetarium!
    For grades 2-5. This program is full.
  • Star Power
    July 5, 2018
    4:00 pm - 4:45 pm
    - Learn about stars and planets with hands-on activities with our friends from Morehead Planetarium!
    For grades 2-5. Pre-registration is required.
    This program is full.
  • Spin, Pop, Boom!
    July 19, 2018
    2:00 pm - 2:45 pm
    - Are you ready for some fun science? Watch as our friends from Mad Science defy gravity, release genies from bottles, and spew massive columns of foam in this energetic and spectacular science show!
    For grades K-5. No registration required.
  • Spin, Pop, Boom!
    July 19, 2018
    4:00 pm - 4:45 pm
    - Are you ready for some fun science? Watch as our friends from Mad Science defy gravity, release genies from bottles, and spew massive columns of foam in this energetic and spectacular science show!
    For grades K-5. No registration required.
  • Weather Wise
    August 9, 2018
    2:00 pm - 2:45 pm
    - Weather can be wild, wicked, and wonderful! Don’t you want to be Weather Wise? Explore basic principles of weather as well as specific weather phenomena with our friends from Morehead Planetarium.
    For grades 4-7. Pre-registration is required.
    Sign up for the 2:00 session here!
  • Weather Wise
    August 9, 2018
    4:00 pm - 4:45 pm
    - Weather can be wild, wicked, and wonderful! Don’t you want to be Weather Wise? Explore basic principles of weather as well as specific weather phenomena with our friends from Morehead Planetarium.
    For grades 4-7. Pre-registration is required.
    Sign up for the 4:00 session here!

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