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March 3, 2015

Homeschool/Small Group Day

Programs for home-educated children and other small groups in grades K-9. Group admission rates apply. Call (336) 714-7105 to pre-register.

  • All about Animals (grades K-4) – 10 am
  • Fur, Feather, Scale & Slime (grades 5-9) – 11 am


03/03/2015, 10:00 am - 12:00 pm

March 6, 2015

Cub Scout Camp-in

Overnight camp-ins include activities related to Scout requirements. This year’s theme is “Native Americans.”



03/06/2015 - 03/07/2015, 12:00 am - 9:00 am

March 11, 2015

Brain Awareness Day

Connect a Million Minds logoLearn about neurons, anatomy, memory and more as you visit stations hosted by WFU’s Brain Council. Co-sponsored by the Western NC Chapter of the Society for Neuroscience and supported by Time Warner Cable’s Connect a Million Minds initiative.



03/11/2015, 9:00 am - 1:00 pm

March 12, 2015

SciWorks After Dark — Brewing and Distilling

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.



03/12/2015, 5:30 pm - 8:30 pm

March 13, 2015

Cub Scout Camp-in

Overnight camp-ins include activities related to Scout requirements. This year’s theme is “Native Americans.”



03/13/2015 - 03/14/2015, All Day

March 14, 2015

Forsyth Creek Week

SciWorks is celebrating Forsyth Creek WeekMarch 14-22, 2015 — with several special activities, including a special Water Awareness Day and a free teacher workshop. Activities during Creek Week are designed to help children and adults draw the connection between local waterways and our quality of life.



03/14/2015 - 03/22/2015, All Day

Creek Week Animal Encounter

Join our animal care staff as we take a closer look at our playful otters. We will learn about their role in the ecosystem and watch them dive for special treats during an enrichment exercise. No registration required.  Free with general admission.



03/14/2015, 11:30 am - 12:00 pm

Laser Shows in the Planetarium

Shows are $6 per person, or see both shows for $10 per person. Doors open at 6 pm, and seating is first come, first served. No advance tickets. Exhibit galleries and outdoor parks will be closed.

  • Led Zeppelin – 6:30 pm
  • Metallica – 8 pm


03/14/2015, 6:30 pm - 9:00 pm

March 17, 2015

Creek Week Water Awareness Day

This is a special event for elementary school students to learn about water quality, the water cycle, hydro power and much more as they rotate through stations located throughout the science. School groups must pre-register by contacting Christy Ferguson at (336) 714-7105 or [email protected].



03/17/2015, 9:00 am - 12:00 pm

PIPP Squeaks

Celebrate Creek Week with your preschooler by registering for the PIPP Squeaks Preschool Science Class. This month, children will learn about macro-invertebrates and other creek critters in this hands-on program.

PIPP Squeaks is for ages 3-5 with a parent/adult caregiver. Each month features a different theme. Pre-registration required. Per class fee: $7 members/$15 non-members (includes museum admission). Call (336) 714-7105 to register or send an email to [email protected].

This month: “What’s in the Pond?”



03/17/2015, 10:00 am - 12:00 pm

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