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  • The Lab

    Aug 15th, 2018
    10:00am - Noon
    Free With Admission

    What to Expect

    Monday–Sunday
    10:00am–12:00pm
    1:00pm–4:00pm
    Visit The Lab exhibit page.

    Summer Science in The Lab!

    Different Experiments Daily, New Themes Weekly!

    Here’s your chance to watch your kids have messy fun — without having to clean up after them! With 11 weeks of topics, your young scientist will be screaming to return all summer long!

    Download The Summer Weekly Themes Here!


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  • Butterfly Release

    Aug 15th, 2018
    11:00am - 11:05am
    Free With Admission

    What to Expect

    Join us for daily butterfly releases into the Magic Wings Butterfly House conservatory and meet our Lepidopterist, a scientist who studies butterflies. You'll also enjoy an up-close look as newly emerged butterflies are released into the conservatory daily.

    Butterfly Releases occur daily at 11am and 3pm.

    This program starts promptly at 11:00 am and 3:00pm! 


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  • Crash Test Demonstrations

    Aug 15th, 2018
    11:00am - 11:10am
    Free With Admission

    What to Expect

    See a real-time demonstration of the the difference a seatbelt and booster seat make for passenger safety. Watch the effects of a car crash on a dummy in a simulated car interior then view the impact in more detail at our slow motion station. Crash test demonstrations are Tuesday - Saturday, 11:30am and 2:30pm


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  • The Lab

    Aug 15th, 2018
    1:00pm - 4:00pm
    Free With Admission

    What to Expect

    Monday–Sunday
    10:00am–12:00pm
    1:00pm–4:00pm
    Visit The Lab exhibit page.

    Summer Science in The Lab!

    Different Experiments Daily, New Themes Weekly!

    Here’s your chance to watch your kids have messy fun — without having to clean up after them! With 11 weeks of topics, your young scientist will be screaming to return all summer long!

    Download The Summer Weekly Themes Here!


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  • Meet the Keeper

    Aug 15th, 2018
    2:00pm - 2:30pm
    Free With Admission

    What to Expect

    Meet our team of animal keepers and learn more about our Explore the Wild animals. Program themes and location rotate weekly between black bears, lemurs, and red wolves exhibits. 


     

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  • Crash Test Demonstrations

    Aug 15th, 2018
    2:00pm - 2:10pm
    Free With Admission

    What to Expect

    See a real-time demonstration of the the difference a seatbelt and booster seat make for passenger safety. Watch the effects of a car crash on a dummy in a simulated car interior then view the impact in more detail at our slow motion station. Crash test demonstrations are Tuesday - Saturday, 11:30am and 2:30pm


     

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  • Meet the Insect Keeper

    Aug 15th, 2018
    2:30pm - 3:00pm
    Free With Admission

    What to Expect

    Join us as our Insect Keepers feed giant spiders, poison dart frogs, and other predators devour their daily meal in the Bayer Insectarium.

    This program starts promptly at 2:30 pm! 


     

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  • Butterfly Release

    Aug 15th, 2018
    3:00pm - 3:15pm
    Free with Admission

    What to Expect

    Join us for daily butterfly releases into the Magic Wings Butterfly House conservatory and meet our Lepidopterist, a scientist who studies butterflies. You'll also enjoy an up-close look as newly emerged butterflies are released into the conservatory daily.

    Butterfly Releases occur daily at 11am and 3pm.

    This program starts promptly at 11:00 am and 3:00pm! 


     

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  • Farmyard Up Close

    Aug 15th, 2018
    4:30pm - 5:00pm
    Free With Admission

    What to Expect

    Enjoy an up-close look at farmyard life! Chat with Animal Keepers about what it’s like to care for our animals and watch as they prepare The Farmyard for the night. You might even get a chance to help the Keepers give some of the animals their evening meal!

    The Farmyard Up Close Program occurs daily at 4:30pm, except for Thursdays. 


     

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