The SciWorks Repair Fair is THIS Saturday, February 28, from 1 to 5 pm. Click here for more information.

Due to the snow on Tuesday, February 24, the PIPP Squeaks program has been rescheduled to Tuesday, March 3.

Water's Extreme Journey

Become a Raindrop ... Change Your World! 

Experience  life as a droplet of water and explore the science behind the water cycle in this new traveling exhibit. Water’s Extreme Journey, open January 28 – May 25, engages and delights participants as they navigate local waterways, dart past pollutants and head to the ocean in a hands-on, interactive exhibit.

Locally sponsored by Duke Energy Foundation; Winston-Salem/Forsyth County Utility Commission; and City of Winston-Salem, Stormwater/Erosion Control Division, Water's Extreme Journey is fun for all visitors. For more information, visit this Exhibits Page or the Water’s Extreme Journey Teacher’s Guide and Activities.


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SciWorks After Dark:
Join us for the first SciWorks After Dark Adults Only evening — an exciting new series for ages 21 and up! Sample brews from Foothills Brewing, Hoots Roller Bar, Natty Greene’s Brewing Company, Appalachian Mountain Brewery and Olde Mecklenberg Brewery. Enjoy demos by the Forsyth County Home Brewer’s Association and Mayberry Spirits Distillery. $18 plus tax per person in advance (through March 10); $23 plus tax per person at the door. You may purchase tickets online or at the Admissions Desk. Refreshments provided by The Porch Kitchen & Cantina. IDs will be checked at the door.
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Posted by Shawn Fitzmaurice on February 26, 2015 at 6:29 pm
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SciWorks News

SciWorks Repair Fair Is February 28
Posted by SciWorks on February 23, 2015 at 6:23 pm
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Visit The Museum With over 25,000 square feet of exhibits, explore our hands-on, interactive museum and learn about the different fields of science!

Environmental Park Take a nature walk through the winding trails of SciWorks’ Environmental Park, a 15-acre outdoor nature science exhibit

Planetarium Enjoy the night sky (even during the day), attend a laser show, or watch one of our many cool programs. Great for all ages! Go to the Planetarium page for showtimes and astronomy related special events.