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Sounds like Science

When: Saturday and Sundays in April

Come on feel the noise as we explore the world through sound! See sound waves, explore unique instruments, move objects with sound, and so much more. Join us on Saturdays and Sundays this April to hear the science!

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Sounds like Science

Who: Adults, Educators, Families & Kids, Members Where: Maryland Science Center When: Saturday and Sundays in April How Much? free with paid admission

Come on feel the noise as we explore the world through sound! See sound waves, explore unique instruments, move objects with sound, and so much more. Join us on Saturdays and Sundays this April to hear the science!

Balancing Act

Who: Adults, Educators, Families & Kids, Members, Recommended for Grades 2+ Where: Maryland Science Center When: April 17 - 23 How Much? free with paid admission

Work together to build kinetic mobiles around the Shed and explore the properties of mass and balance!

Friday Night Stargazing

Who: Adults, Educators, Families & Kids, Members Where: The Observatory When: Fridays from 7:00pm -10:30 pm, weather permitting How Much? free

See the Moon, planets, and stars through our historic and computer controlled Alvan Clark & Sons 8″ refracting telescope.

Smartphone Microscope Workshop with BUGSS

Who: Adults, Ages 10+ (under 16 must be participating with an adult), Members Where: Maryland Science Center When: April 21, 2018 10:00 am - 3:00 pm How Much? 40 per person

We’re partnering with BUGSS (Baltimore Underground Science Space) this April to show you how your smartphone can do more than keep you up to date on the latest Spongebob memes. Choose from one of two sessions and practice your maker skills in our DIY Smartphone Microscope workshop!

Luminate

Who: Adults Where: Maryland Science Center When: April 21, 2018 7:00 pm - 7:00 pm How Much? 20.00 for Early Bird GA

Join us during the citywide Light City 2018 – A Festival of Light, Music and Innovation for an evening at The Maryland Science Center!!! This teched-out audio visual experience will be one to remember!

Woodworking

Who: Adults, Educators, Families & Kids, Members, Recommended for Grades 2+ Where: Maryland Science Center When: April 24 - 30 How Much? free with paid admission

Practice your woodworking skills with saws, hammers, and more! What will you create?

Itsy Bitsy Sing-Along

Who: Families & Kids Where: Kids Room When: April 26, 2018 11:00 am - 11:30 pm 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 Where: Kids Room When: April 27, 2018 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.

Friday Night Stargazing: Venus & The Pleiades

Who: Adults, Educators, Families & Kids, Members Where: The Observatory When: April 27, 2018 7:00 pm - 10:30 pm How Much? free

Beautiful bright Venus stands alone as it attracts your eye while the surprising glow of the Pleiades is sure to reward your effort of seeing them through our telescopes.

Friday Night Field Trip: Unadulterated Science

Who: 21+ only, Adults, Members Where: Maryland Science Center When: April 27, 2018 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm How Much? 30 for members, $35 for nonmembers

Leave the permission slips and brown bag lunches at home–we’re headed on an adults-only field trip! Let loose with us on Friday, April 27th as we explore Unadulterated Science during a Friday Night Field Trip.

Flute Making Workshop

Who: Adults, Ages 10+ (under 16 must be participating with an adult), Members Where: Maryland Science Center When: April 28, 2018 10:30 am - 12:30 pm How Much? $25

This workshop is sure to be music to your ears. Construct your very own flute on Saturday, April 28. Join the experts from the Shed and Four Hour Day Lutherie to craft a magical wind instrument.

Construct It!

Who: Families & Kids, Members, Recommended for Grades 2+ Where: The Shed When: Every day until May 7, 2018 How Much? free with paid admission

Assemble different types of materials together to make constructions.

Super Science Sleepover: May the Fourth be with You.

Who: Adults, Educators, Families & Kids, Members Where: Maryland Science Center When: May 4, 2018 5:30 pm - 9:00 am How Much? $40 for members, $45 for nonmembers

Hop into your Landspeeders and head to the Maryland Science Center for a night of family fun in a galaxy far, far away. Don’t miss your chance to be a part of the Rebel Alliance at the Super Science Sleepover: May the Force be with you.

Friday Night Stargazing

Who: Adults, Educators, Families & Kids, Members Where: The Observatory When: May 4, 2018 7:00 pm - 10:30 pm How Much? free

See the Moon, planets, and stars through our historic and computer controlled Alvan Clark & Sons 8″ refracting telescope.

SOLD OUT: Brunch with a View

Who: Adults, Members Where: Maryland Science Center When: May 6, 2018 10:00 am - 1:00 pm How Much? $35

Back by popular demand for the summer: Brunch With a View!

Pixel Art

Who: Families & Kids, Members, Recommended for Grades 2+ Where: The Shed When: May 8 - 14 How Much? free with paid admission

Create pictures, characters, and scenes by moving around our magnetic pixels!

Friday Night Stargazing: Planet Party Prelude 1

Who: Adults, Educators, Families & Kids, Members Where: The Observatory When: May 11, 2018 7:00 pm - 10:30 pm How Much? free

See the Moon, planets, and stars through our historic and computer controlled Alvan Clark & Sons 8″ refracting telescope. Our evening’s observations start with focusing on planet Venus, followed by Jupiter and then Saturn. 

Circuit Blocks

Who: Families & Kids, Members, Recommended for Grades 2+ Where: The Shed When: May 15 - May 21 How Much? free with paid admission

Tinker and experiment with circuit blocks to make electrical connections!

Wine & Dinosaurs

Who: 21+ only, Adults Where: Maryland Science Center When: May 17, 2018 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm How Much? $40 for members, $45 for nonmembers

Have a drink with the extinct as the Maryland Science Center’s Wine & Dinosaurs returns for another round! Join us with Elk Run Vineyards for a wine tasting event like no other. Enjoy an exclusive look at the Science Center after dark as you wander—wine in hand–through our world of prehistoric predators and plant eaters.

Friday Night Stargazing

Who: Adults, Educators, Families & Kids, Members Where: The Observatory When: Fridays from 7:00pm - 10:30pm, weather permitting How Much? free

See the Moon, planets, and stars through our historic and computer controlled Alvan Clark & Sons 8″ refracting telescope.

Brunch with a View

Who: Adults, Members Where: Maryland Science Center When: May 20, 2018 10:00 am - 1:00 pm How Much? $35

Why go to brunch just anywhere, when you can see breathtaking views of the city skyline from your table? Brunch With a View includes bottomless Mimosas and Bloodies, so you can start your day off right.

Super Animation

Who: Families & Kids, Members, Recommended for Grades 2+ Where: The Shed When: May 22 -28 How Much? free with paid admission

Work together to build kinetic mobiles around the Shed and explore the properties of mass and balance!

Dowel Geometry

Who: Families & Kids, Members, Recommended for Grades 2+ Where: The Shed When: May 9 - June 4 How Much? free with paid admission

Create large collaborative structures using wooden dowels.

Solstice

Who: 21+ only, Adults Where: Maryland Science Center When: June 16, 2018 8:00 pm - 8:00 pm How Much? $150 for nonmembers, $105 for members

Dance the night away and celebrate the Maryland Science Center’s education and outreach programs at Solstice, MSC’s annual fundraiser!

Friday Night Stargazing: Planet Part Prelude 2

Who: Adults, Educators, Families & Kids, Members Where: The Observatory When: June 29, 2018 7:00 pm - 10:30 pm How Much? free

See the Moon, planets, and stars through our historic and computer controlled Alvan Clark & Sons 8″ refracting telescope. Our evening’s observations start with focusing on planet Venus, followed by Jupiter and then Saturn.