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Discovery Place Kids-Huntersville Stay-at-Home Science: Plastic Bottle Seed Starter

When we talk about sustainability, one of the things that we are talking about is what happens to materials before, ...

Discovery Place Kids-Huntersville Stay-at-Home Science: Get the scoop on making your own ice cream or sorbet

Have you ever wondered how ice cream is made? We know it involves a base mixture getting cold enough to ...

Discovery Place Kids-Huntersville Stay-at-Home Science: Squishy Circuits

Ready for a Stay-at-Home Science activity that's a little more complex? Let's make our own circuits.

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Discovery Place Science. Stay-at-home science: Miniature Yeast Volcano

In this experiment, we will use household items to create our own miniature volcano and see how it looks when ...

Chidren's Theatre of Charlotte School of Theatre Training Online

School of Theatre Training (SOTT) at Children's Theatre of Charlotte is now providing online and in-person classes to better accommodate ...

Discovery Place Science. Stay At Home Science: Make time for brain breaks!

Downtime is essential for brain health, especially during a rigorous academic day.

Discovery Place Science. Stay At Home Science: A project you can do with a virtual partner!

With this stay-at-home activity, you will flex both your engineering and communication muscles as one you think up an object, ...

Speedway Christmas at Charlotte Motor Speedway

Speedway Christmas has returned to Charlotte Motor Speedway, and it’s bigger and better than ever! The 11th edition of Charlotte’s ...

Discovery Place Kids-Huntersville Stay-at-Home Science: Finger Knitting

Knitting has been around in one form or another since somewhere between the 11th and 14th centuries. Throughout time, humans ...

Free cookies In-Store: for ALL teachers & school-staff at Insomnia Cookies

FREE cookies for ALL teachers & school staff: Pt. II! we're sending an extra helping of love to educators to ...

  • All Day Event
  • Location: Insomnia Cookies, participating stores, Charlotte NC.
  • Cost: Free.
  • Website: woobox.com
  • Category: Free

Discovery Place Science Stay At Home Science Plastic Bottle Seed Starter

Explore sustainability with this self-watering seed starter activity June 26, 2020 DISCOVERY PLACE SCIENCE When we talk about sustainability, one of the things ...

Check out the Giant Clam at Discovery Place Science Collections Department

Take a look at this giant clam, which is among the 70,000+ items that make up our (non-living) Collections department. ...

  • All Day Event
  • Location: Education Studio on the Discovery Place Science campus, Charlotte NC.
  • Website: www.facebook.com
  • Category: Family Fun

check out our vein viewer exhibit at Discovery Place Science

The next time you are at the Museum, be sure to check out our vein viewer, which illuminates the veins ...

  • All Day Event
  • Location: Discovery Place Science 301 N. Tryon St., Charlotte, North Carolina 28202
  • Website: www.facebook.com
  • Category: Family Fun

Now through the end of January, kids go free at the NASCAR Hall of Fame

Now through the end of January, kids go free at the NASCAR Hall of Fame. Experience racing excitement from start to ...

Discovery Place Science Stay At Home Science The Science of Crystals

Experiment with making crystals at home January 12, 2021 DISCOVERY PLACE SCIENCE Did you know that snow, frost and diamonds all have something ...

We Are Aliens: Planetarium Program

Explore how our understanding of life on Earth guides the hunt for alien life elsewhere in the Universe. We visit ...

  • 10:30 am - 11:00 am 
  • Location: The Schiele Museum of Natural History 1500 E Garrison Blvd, Gastonia, North Carolina 28054
  • Website: www.facebook.com
  • Category: Family Fun

Science Made Simple

Discover the power of science in a simple way. Join us for fun experiments that you can recreate at home. Programs ...

  • 11:00 am -  2:00 pm 
  • Location: pin The Schiele Museum of Natural History 1500 E Garrison Blvd, Gastonia, NC 28054
  • Website: www.facebook.com
  • Category: Family Fun

Ice Skating at the Whitewater Center

Skate on an ice trail or free skate on 17,000 sq. ft of ice. Located in the Upper Pond of ...

  • 12:00 pm - 10:00 pm 
  • Location: Whitewater Center, at 5000 Whitewater, Charlotte NC.
  • Website: usnwc.org
  • Category: Family Fun

We Are Aliens: Planetarium Program

Explore how our understanding of life on Earth guides the hunt for alien life elsewhere in the Universe. We visit ...

  • 1:30 pm -  2:00 pm 
  • Location: The Schiele Museum of Natural History 1500 E Garrison Blvd, Gastonia, North Carolina 28054
  • Website: www.facebook.com
  • Category: Family Fun

Adventures in Nature

Being active in nature is great way to safely expend all that pent up energy! Send the kids on an ...

  • 3:00 pm -  4:30 pm 
  • Location: Reedy Creek Park and Nature Center 2900 Rocky River Rd, Charlotte, NC 28215
  • Cost: Free.
  • Website: www.facebook.com
  • Category: Family Fun, Free

KidzArt After School Club

Our live and interactive classes are designed to give children a break from school, allowing kids to Have Fun, Relax ...

USNWC Lights: an illuminated walking trail

Lights is an illuminated walking trail that leads viewers through a series of immersive light installations featuring webs, vines, crystals ...

Camp North End Skyline Drive-In

Only two weeks into 2021 and we could already use an escape from reality..... so we're bringing back Skyline Drive-In ...

MLK Holiday Weekend Celebration

Weekend Presented by Food Lion (R) MLK Weekend Zoom Movie Nights - Click Here for tickets: bit.ly/MLKfilmsGC A virtual screening of films ...

  • 7:00 pm 
  • Location: Harvey B. Gantt Center for African-American Arts + Culture 551 S Tryon St, Charlotte, North Carolina 28202
  • Website: www.facebook.com
  • Category: Family Fun, Free