Science Center of Iowa Event Calendar

Tuesday June 30, 2015

  • Planetarium closed for repairs
  • All DayStar Theater
  • Note to visitors: Due to unexpected technical issues, the Star Theater planetarium is temporarily closed for lighting repairs. While we apologize for any inconvenience, we are confident these upgrades will create an improved experience for your future visits!

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  • Science Storytime
  • 9:30 AMWhat on Earth?
  • Specially designed for our youngest visitors! Bring your imagination for fun science stories and try out a related hands-on activity.

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  • Cold Blooded Critters
  • 10:30 AMFounders Hall
  • Meet and get the chance to touch some of SCI’s resident reptiles and amphibians.  Program and location subject to change.

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  • Deep Freeze
  • 11:30 AMFounders Hall
  • Get ready for chills and thrills as we showcase awesome demos with dry ice and liquid nitrogen. Program and location subject to change.

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  • WHO-HD Live Weather Forecast
  • 12:00 PMWHO-HD Weather Studio
  • Here’s your chance to help a WHO-HD Ch. 13 meteorologist give today’s live forecast as you learn about weather! Program and location subject to change.

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  • First Alert Storm School, WHO-HD Channel 13
  • 1:00 PMWHO-HD Weather Studio
  • Experiment with a Channel 13 meteorologist to learn the whys behind our weather. Program and location subject to change.

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  • Studio Time: Moving and Crashing
  • 1:00 PM 
  • Join us daily to explore physics to find the best way to make a mess, splash or crash! (Plus, it’s Rube Goldberg’s birthday!)

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  • Meet Stuffee
  • 2:30 PMFounders Hall
  • Young visitors can explore how the human body works with a large, soft sculpture doll.  This program and location is subject to change. Program and location subject to change.

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  • Crazy Chemistry
  • 3:30 PMFounders Hall
  • Come check out the colorful, ooey-gooey and other fun experiments we'll mix up.  Program and location subject to change.

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