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Spooky Science

When: October 28, 2017 12:00 pm

Celebrate the chills and thrills of Halloween at the Maryland Science Center for Spooky Science Day!

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Ziplines

Who: Recommended for Grades 2+ Where: The Shed When: October 17 - October 22 How Much? Free with paid admission

What are the different forces on moving a load uphill? Try it out by building with our recycled materials.

Itsy Bitsy Sing-Along

Who: Families & Kids, Members Where: Kids Room When: October 19, 2017 11:00 am - 11:30 am

Stimulate those young minds and help develop early skills by enjoying music, rhymes, finger plays and more.

Baltimore Beer Week Pub Science

Who: 21+ only, Adults Where: The Wharf Rat at 801 S. Ann Street, Baltimore When: October 19, 2017 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm How Much? Free

Drink in the science with the Maryland Science Center and Heavy Seas Brewery at the Wharf Rat.

Cooking-Up Chemistry

Who: Families & Kids, Members Where: Kids Room When: October 20, 2017 3:00 pm - 3:30 pm How Much? Free with paid admission

Allow the Kids Room staff to show you a few of our favorite chemistry experiments that actually start (and sometimes end) with some of the foods, oils, or soaps found in the kitchen. 

Ick-tober

Who: Families & Kids, Members Where: Maryland Science Center When: Every Saturday and Sunday this October How Much? Free with paid admission

Slimy science and creepy chemistry reign supreme during Ick-tober! Join our mad scientists each weekend this October for interactive, hands-on grossness.

Synths & Sounds

Who: Recommended for Grades 2+ Where: The Shed When: October 24-October 29 How Much? Free with paid admission

Explore how different sounds and noises are produced, amplified, and visualized.

Body Beats

Who: Families & Kids, Members Where: Kids Room When: October 25, 2017 11:00 am - 11:30 am

Join the Kids Room staff in the learning lab while we learn about our bodies

Itsy Bitsy Sing-Along

Who: Families & Kids, Members Where: Kids Room When: October 26, 2017 11:00 am - 11:30 am How Much? Free with paid admission

Stimulate those young minds and help develop early skills by enjoying music, rhymes, finger plays and more.

International Observe the Moon Night

Who: Adults, Educators, Families & Kids, Members Where: The Observatory When: October 27, 2017 7:00 pm - 10:30 pm How Much? Free

Join Maryland Science Center staff and guest scientists from Johns Hopkins University Applied Physics Lab to enjoy a view of Earth’s Moon and special activities.

Spider Riders

Who: Educators, Families & Kids, Members Where: Kids Room When: October 28, 2017 12:00 pm - 3:00 pm How Much? Free with paid admission

Join us for some spider races in the Kids Room.

Spooky Science

Who: Adults, Families & Kids, Members Where: Maryland Science Center When: October 28, 2017 12:00 pm - 4:00 pm How Much? Free with paid admission

Celebrate the chills and thrills of Halloween at the Maryland Science Center for Spooky Science Day!

Structures

Who: Recommended for Grades 2+ Where: The Shed When: October 31, 2017 How Much? Free with paid admission

Learn and use engineering and architectural skills to build different structures in the Shed.

Club Shed

Who: Recommended for Grades 2+ Where: The Shed When: October 31, 2017 How Much? Free with paid admission

Join us in the Shed for this DIY dance party!

Itsy Bitsy Sing-Along

Who: Families & Kids, Members Where: Kids Room When: November 2, 2017 11:00 am - 11:30 am How Much? Free with paid admission

Stimulate those young minds and help develop early skills by enjoying music, rhymes, finger plays, and more. 

Cooking-Up Chemistry

Who: Families & Kids, Members Where: Kids Room When: November 3, 2017 3:00 pm - 3:30 pm How Much? Free with paid admission

Learn how mixing stuff together can be the exciting beginning of a science adventure.

First Friday

Who: Adults, Families & Kids, Members Where: Maryland Science Center When: November 3, 2017 5:00 pm - 8:00 pm How Much? $10.00

Every first Friday of the month, the Maryland Science Center celebrates with discounted admission from 5:00pm-8:00pm. All visitors pay just $10 for admission.

Domino Day

Who: Adults, Families & Kids, Members Where: Maryland Science Center When: November 4, 2017 1:00 pm - 2:30 pm How Much? Free with paid admission

Dominoes will be toppling at the Maryland Science Center on November 4!

Animate It!

Who: Recommended for Grades 2+ Where: The Shed When: November 7, 2017 How Much? Free with paid admission

Find out the basics of stop motion animation and make your own zoetrope sequence, flip book, or animated production.

Itsy Bitsy Sing-Along

Who: Families & Kids, Members Where: Kids Room When: November 9, 2017 11:00 am - 11:30 am How Much? Free with paid admission

Stimulate those young minds and help develop early skills by enjoying music, rhymes, finger plays, and more. 

Whiskey in The Shed: Lost Ark Distilling

Who: 21+ only Where: The Shed When: November 9, 2017 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm How Much? 60 per person ($55 for members—excludes corporate members)

Drink in the science with the lead distillers of Lost Ark Distilling Company.

Cooking-Up Chemistry

Who: Families & Kids, Members Where: Kids Room When: November 10, 2017 3:00 pm - 3:30 pm How Much? Free with paid admission

Learn how mixing stuff together can be the exciting beginning of a science adventure.

Make It Fly!

Who: Recommended for Grades 2+ Where: The Shed When: November 14, 2017

Explore properties of aerodynamics as you build objects and test them out in our wind tubes.

Body Beats

Who: Families & Kids, Members Where: Kids Room When: November 15, 2017 11:00 am - 11:30 am How Much? Free with paid admission

Join the Kids Room staff in the learning lab while we learn about our bodies.

Itsy Bitsy Sing-Along

Who: Families & Kids, Members Where: Kids Room When: November 16, 2017 11:00 am - 11:30 am How Much? Free with paid admission

Stimulate those young minds and help develop early skills by enjoying music, rhymes, finger plays, and more. 

Cooking-Up Chemistry

Who: Families & Kids, Members Where: Kids Room When: November 17, 2017 3:00 pm - 3:30 pm

Learn how mixing stuff together can be the exciting beginning of a science adventure.