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  • From Jun 11, 2019 10:30 am until 3:30 pm
    At 711 N Main St, Rockford, IL 61103, USA Categories: Special Events
    Children ages 2-6 can explore their career dreams while enjoying fun, interactive games at PNC’s Mobile Learning Adventure, a traveling exhibit highlighting the importance of early education. It will be in the Discovery Center parking lot this Thursday.
  • From Jun 12, 2019 10:30 am until 11:30 am
    At 711 N Main St, Rockford, IL 61103, USA Categories: Special Events, Secret Garden Summer Series
    Explore hands-on gardening activities each Wednesday in the Secret Garden. This week features Paint a Pot. All activities included with admission: $9/Public; Free to Members and all children ages one and younger.
  • From Jun 13, 2019 11:30 am until 12:00 pm
    At 711 N Main St, Rockford, IL 61103, USA Categories: Special Events, Secret Garden Summer Series
    Join us in the Secret Garden each Thursday from 11:30 am to Noon for stories, songs, and activities. Take home a special craft each week based on the weekly theme. This week's theme is Pirates. All activities included with admission: $9/Public; Free to Members and all children ages one and younger.
  • From Sep 28, 2019 9:00 am until 5:00 pm
    At 711 N Main St, Rockford, IL 61103, USA Categories: Special Events
    Tickets in advance: $5 Public; $4 Members; At the Door: $6 Public; $5 Members; Museum admission is extra Enjoy a live performance with soap-erstar Geoffrey Akins! After the show, try some of Goeff’s tricks in the Bubble-Palooza Playground as you experiment and explore the properties of sudsy science fun! Sponsored by Swedish American - A Division of UW Health and Edward's Orchard.
  • From Dec 24, 2019 10:00 am until Dec 24, 2019 3:00 pm
    At 711 N Main St, Rockford, IL 61103, USA Categories: Special Events, Holidays
    Discovery Center will close at 3:00 pm Christmas Eve. We will reopen December 26.
  • On Dec 25, 2019
    At 711 N Main St, Rockford, IL 61103, USA Categories: Special Events, Holidays
    Discovery Center will be closed for Christmas. We will reopen December 26 at 10:00am.
  • From Dec 26, 2019 11:00 am until 3:00 pm
    We’ve got a rainbow of fun in our drop-in workshop space. Pick up a hammer or grab a screwdriver and get your imagination in gear. See what you can construct using recycled materials, and take what you make from bird feeders and toys to decorations and musical instruments! Then have a blast building with LEGOs, cardboard, wire, and foam! Included with Discovery Center admission: $9/person; FREE to Members and all children ages one and younger. Sponsored in part by OSF Healthcare.
  • From Dec 27, 2019 11:00 am until 3:00 pm
    We’ve got a rainbow of fun in our drop-in workshop space. Pick up a hammer or grab a screwdriver and get your imagination in gear. See what you can construct using recycled materials, and take what you make from bird feeders and toys to decorations and musical instruments! Then have a blast building with LEGOs, cardboard, wire, and foam! Included with Discovery Center admission: $9/person; FREE to Members and all children ages one and younger. Sponsored in part by OSF Healthcare.
  • From Dec 28, 2019 11:00 am until 3:00 pm
    We’ve got a rainbow of fun in our drop-in workshop space. Pick up a hammer or grab a screwdriver and get your imagination in gear. See what you can construct using recycled materials, and take what you make from bird feeders and toys to decorations and musical instruments! Then have a blast building with LEGOs, cardboard, wire, and foam! Included with Discovery Center admission: $9/person; FREE to Members and all children ages one and younger. Sponsored in part by OSF Healthcare.
  • From Dec 29, 2019 11:00 am until 3:00 pm
    We’ve got a rainbow of fun in our drop-in workshop space. Pick up a hammer or grab a screwdriver and get your imagination in gear. See what you can construct using recycled materials, and take what you make from bird feeders and toys to decorations and musical instruments! Then have a blast building with LEGOs, cardboard, wire, and foam! Included with Discovery Center admission: $9/person; FREE to Members and all children ages one and younger. Sponsored in part by OSF Healthcare.
  • From Dec 30, 2019 11:00 am until 3:00 pm
    We’ve got a rainbow of fun in our drop-in workshop space. Pick up a hammer or grab a screwdriver and get your imagination in gear. See what you can construct using recycled materials, and take what you make from bird feeders and toys to decorations and musical instruments! Then have a blast building with LEGOs, cardboard, wire, and foam! Included with Discovery Center admission: $9/person; FREE to Members and all children ages one and younger. Sponsored in part by OSF Healthcare.
  • From Dec 31, 2019 12:00 pm until 4:00 pm
    Three...Two... FUN!” It’s midnight – somewhere, and Discovery Center is counting down every hour! Fabricate a party hat, knock together a noise maker, and prepare to be showered with confetti! It may be cold outside, but it’ll be STEAM-y at Discovery Center Museum where the New Year rings in with science, technology, engineering, art, and math! Included with Discovery Center admission: $9/person; FREE to Members and all children ages one and younger. Sponsored in part by Swedish American Health System and HMC Products.
  • On Apr 12, 2020
    At 711 N Main St, Rockford, IL 61103, USA Categories: Special Events, Holidays
    Discovery Center will be closed for Easter
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