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January 31, 2015

Frozen Science Fun Day

Explore the FROZEN world of ice and snow. Create a snowstorm in a test tube, make instant snow, paint with ice and, from 1:30 – 3 pm, visit with Elsa & Anna!



01/31/2015, 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm

February 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.

  • Pop, Bubble, Fizz (grades K-4) – 10 am
  • Magical Mixtures (grades 5-9) – 11 am


02/03/2015, 10:00 am - 12:00 pm

February 14, 2015

Star-Gazing at Pilot Mountain

Spend Valentine’s night star-gazing at Pilot Mountain State Park! Admission is free, and telescopes will be provided. In case of bad weather, call (336) 767-6730 after 5:30 pm for an update. Rain date is Feb. 21.



02/14/2015, 6:30 pm - 9:30 pm

Pilot Mountain State Park, Pinnacle NC

February 17, 2015

PIPP Squeaks

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.

This month: “Wiggling Worms”



02/17/2015, 10:00 am - 12:00 pm

February 21, 2015

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.

  • R.E.M. – 6:30 pm
  • Pink Floyd’s The Wall – 8 pm


02/21/2015, 6:30 pm - 9:00 pm

February 28, 2015

Repair Fair

Don’t toss that broken toaster; bring it to the Repair Fair and watch-and-learn while it’s repaired! We hope to have “fixers” to help with everything from bikes, electronics and small appliances to shoes, laptops and landline phones.



02/28/2015, 1:00 pm - 5:00 pm

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 10, 2015

Science Café

Science Cafés are free, informal talks that offer you a chance to hear about the latest groundbreaking research from regional scientists.



03/10/2015, 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm

River Ridge Taphouse, Clemmons North Carolina

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

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