Calendar

Winter, spring, summer and fall -- each season offers special events, activities and experiences at the EcoTarium. From fun-filled school vacation weeks and weekend events to summer camp science explorations and traveling exhibits, there is always something new happening on our grounds and in our museum building.


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Science Discovery

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November 29 @ 11:00 am - 11:30 am

Want more hands-on science? Catch our free, daily, educator-led Science Discovery programs. You might engineer a tower, meet an animal, concoct a potion, find a hidden rainbow, crack a code, examine mysterious bones, or put your senses to the test! Included with the cost of admission. Get Tickets

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Science Discovery

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November 29 @ 2:00 pm - 2:30 pm

Want more hands-on science? Catch our free, daily, educator-led Science Discovery programs. You might engineer a tower, meet an animal, concoct a potion, find a hidden rainbow, crack a code, examine mysterious bones, or put your senses to the test! Included with the cost of admission. Get Tickets

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Preschool Wednesdays

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November 30 @ 10:30 am - 11:30 am

Preschool Story Time Join us for tales and tails, as we read an interactive storybook and meet one of our amazing ambassador animals. You’ll also participate in hands-on activities and maybe even meet new friends. It’s never too early to get hooked on science! Included with cost of admission. Please request a ticket at the Tickets and Information Desk when you arrive at the museum. Limited to 40 adult-child pairs. Every Wednesday, October through June…

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Science Discovery

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November 30 @ 11:00 am - 11:30 am

Want more hands-on science? Catch our free, daily, educator-led Science Discovery programs. You might engineer a tower, meet an animal, concoct a potion, find a hidden rainbow, crack a code, examine mysterious bones, or put your senses to the test! Included with the cost of admission. Get Tickets

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Science Discovery

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November 30 @ 2:00 pm - 2:30 pm

Want more hands-on science? Catch our free, daily, educator-led Science Discovery programs. You might engineer a tower, meet an animal, concoct a potion, find a hidden rainbow, crack a code, examine mysterious bones, or put your senses to the test! Included with the cost of admission. Get Tickets

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Afternoon Astronomy

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November 30 @ 4:15 pm - 4:30 pm

Early sunset got you down? Look up! Join us on Sundial Plaza to look through a telescope at the Moon or another planet, or if conditions do not permit come into the Alden Planetarium for an interactive guided tour of the evening sky! Included with the cost of admission. Get Tickets

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Budding Scientists

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December 1 @ 10:30 am - 11:30 am

Budding Scientists Curious little explorers conduct simple, safe, science and nature experiments in the EcoTarium’s Budding Scientists program. You and your child will learn basic scientific principles while having fun with hands-on activities. Budding Scientists is designed for children aged 3-5 and their caregiver. You bring the curiosity, we’ll provide the science fun. This is hands-on active and interactive science, so children may get messy! Included with cost of admission. Please request a ticket at…

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Science Discovery

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December 1 @ 11:00 am - 11:30 am

Want more hands-on science? Catch our free, daily, educator-led Science Discovery programs. You might engineer a tower, meet an animal, concoct a potion, find a hidden rainbow, crack a code, examine mysterious bones, or put your senses to the test! Included with the cost of admission. Get Tickets

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Animal Discovery

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December 1 @ 11:45 am - 12:15 pm

Discover our resident animals! Are you curious about what our otters eat, how fast our snakes slither, or what our birds do in the winter? Get up close with one of our many live critters, and learn how we care for them at our zookeeper-led Animal Discovery Programs. Included with the cost of admission. Get Tickets

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Science Discovery

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December 1 @ 2:00 pm - 2:30 pm

Want more hands-on science? Catch our free, daily, educator-led Science Discovery programs. You might engineer a tower, meet an animal, concoct a potion, find a hidden rainbow, crack a code, examine mysterious bones, or put your senses to the test! Included with the cost of admission. Get Tickets

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