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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: Squishy Circuits

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

Virtual Library Events

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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 ...

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, ...

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 ...

Tropical Secrets: Holocaust Refugees in Cuba - Children's Theatre of Charlotte. By Margarita Engle. Adapted for the stage by LM Feldman

11-year-old Daniel escapes Nazi Germany and finds himself alone on the shores of Havana, Cuba. He meets spirited 12-year-old Paloma ...

BASF Science Education (with Candy). Discovery Place Science

Let's learn about chemistry with the help of BASF Science Education in North America using our favorite sweet treat - ...

Discovery Place Science. Stay At Home Science DIY Pet Present

At Discovery Place Science and Discovery Place Nature, we have the amazing privilege to provide opportunities for our guests to ...

W|ALLS: Defend, Divide, and the Divine Exhibition at the Mint Museum Uptown

This exhibition examines the historic use and artistic treatment of walls over the centuries—whether they are made of stone, steel, ...

  • All Day Event
  • Location: The Mint Museum 500 S Tryon St, Charlotte, North Carolina 28202
  • Website:
  • Category: Family Fun

Discovery Place Science. Stay-at-home science: DIY Fossils

In this activity, we will make our own fossils out of common items found in the kitchen.

Summer Fun Activities

The countdown to summer break is on! When "school's out for summer" we know finding activities, events and camps to ...

Geocaching with Mecklenburg County Park and Recreation

What is geocaching? It's an outdoor adventure game hunting for hidden treasure. Join this exciting, contactless challenge to find hidden ...

Music at the Met

Join Metropolitan every Thursday evening for live music on the patio by the the greenway! Guests are welcome to bring ...

  • 8:00 am -  5:00 pm 
  • Location: METROPOLITAN 1111 Metropolitan Avenue Suite 300, Charlotte, NC.
  • Cost: 0
  • Website:
  • Category: Other, Free

Global Water Center’s Mobile Discovery Center

Looking for a highly interactive, educational, and fun experience? The Global Water Center’s Mobile Discovery Center (MDC) addresses one of ...

  • 10:00 am -  3:00 pm 
  • Location: Charlotte Premium Outlets - 5404 New Fashion Way, Charlotte, NC 28278
  • Cost: 0
  • Website:
  • Category: Free

Celebrate National Barbecue Month at Midwood Smokehouse

Celebrate National Barbecue Month at Midwood Smokehouse with the following specials… Weeks 1 & 3 (May 3-9 & May 17-23) ...

Turtle Rescuer at at SEA LIFE

It’s your time to be a hero! Learn how to save the day for a sea turtle from May 1st ...

Don Wilton Book Signing

For Dr. Don Wilton, one of the highlights of his week was getting to visit Billy Graham each Saturday. During ...

BWRC: Afterschool

Afterschool program with a variety of daily themes that are designed to keep kids active and learning. Topics include, outdoors, ...

KidzArt After School Art Classes (virtual)

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

Family Movie Night + $4 Pizza Slices

Every Thursday is Family Movie Night! Bring the kiddos out to our LoSo taproom for a family-friendly movie and $4 single-topping ...

Summer Concert Series

Enjoy Free music at Anne Springs Close Greenway!