Let these hands-on classes enhance your STEM curriculum studies.
Children ages 7 and up
Time: Wednesday, 10:30 am-Noon
Fees: $11 Members / $13 Non-members per child per class.
Advance registration required. Register online, call 815-963-6769, or stop by our office during normal business hours. Registration closes 3:00 p.m. Thursday the week before class. Payment must accompany registration.
Cancellation policy: Refunds are available through the close of registration, minus 10%. Discovery Center reserves the right to cancel events; in which case, a full refund will be issued.
If you are having trouble registering, please contact us at 815-963-6769.
Severe Storm Warning - Click here to register!
Interactions of air, water, and heat result in all the weather there is. Investigate the way storms travel, decipher a weather map, model a tornado, and create a cloud as we delve into the hows and whys of severe storms.
2-Dye-4 - Click here to register!
Grab a pestle and mortar and get ready to pulverize everything from bug bodies to plant parts. Then dissolve these bits to see how they stain! Find out what distinguishes dyes from indicators, and test some unusual substances for their pH value.
Check out our calendar of special events and classes.