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Aug 2017
Come celebrate this awe-inspiring event with the Discovery Center Activities include: We will have solar viewing telescopes, tubes and boxes for the public to enjoy. Live feeds from different... [more]
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Aug 2017
With longer hours of summer sunlight, we have moved the time for our Family Star Party. Join us later in the evening to enjoy the dark night sky. Bring your family and friends and explore the unive... [more]
6
Sep 2017
Come and learn about NASA's Cassini spacecraft as it gets ready for its grand finale and crashes into Saturn. Cassini and Huygens probe expanded our understanding of other worlds and where life might ... [more]
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Sep 2017
You can be a hero of space. Right now, there is someone working to explore space who is just like you. More than just astronauts, they are engineers, scientists, business people, and others, who are m... [more]
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Sep 2017
Homeschool Science at East Library - Event Information When: Friday, Sept. 15, 2017 - 1:00 - 3:00 p.m. Where: East Library - 5550 N. Union Blvd., East Community Meeting Room These awesome month... [more]
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Sep 2017
Families, come join us and use various recycled materials to create a Rube Goldberg Machine, also known as a chain reaction machine. Make one of your own, or contribute to a larger community project t... [more]
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Sep 2017
Space Foundation Discovery Center will be participating at the Pikes Peak Regional Air Show Sept. 23 and 24 in their KidZone, an interactive learning center hosted by a coalition of Colorado organizat... [more]
23
Sep 2017
The Space Foundation Discovery Center will be one of many organizations with information/activity tables outside the gates at Weidner Field before the Switchbacks game. [more]
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Sep 2017
Back to our regular hours, the Family Star Party is an evening of looking to the stars and discovering the wonders of the universe. This event creates a fun learning environment for the whole family a... [more]
4
Oct 2017
In October of 1957, Sputnik became the first man-made object to orbit the Earth. We'll learn about Sputnik's legacy and the fleet of satellites that make life better here on Earth. Join us for: ... [more]
4
Oct 2017
Join us by celebrating World Space Week with half price admission to the Discovery Center. Don't miss our Discovery Center Birthday Celebration on Oct. 7 [more]
4
Oct 2017
From exploring the depths of the seas, to the far reaches of space, we are always pushing the next frontier. Visit the restored Scott Carpenter Space Analog Station and learn about future missions to ... [more]
7
Oct 2017
The Space Foundation Discovery Center is turning 5 years old and to celebrate admission to the Discovery Center is free. Join us for: Science On a Sphere ® Tours of the Solar System Mars Ro... [more]
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Oct 2017
It will be an abominably fun time as we join author Dianne Curtis Regan, for a special reading of her new book Space Boy and the Snow Monster. We'll be having a special book signing, photo op and craf... [more]
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Oct 2017
Create a simple (or complex) boat out of recycled materials, then race from one end of a water course to another. Learn about aerodynamics, fluid dynamics and propulsion as you use creativity to race ... [more]
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Oct 2017
An evening of looking to the stars and discovering the wonders of the universe. This event creates a fun learning environment for the whole family and inspires the next generation of astronomy enthusi... [more]
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Oct 2017
Join us for some space and science fiction Halloween fun! Come dressed in costume, and participate in our "Trick-or-Treat" activity stations. Watch sci-fi movies, play in our labs and enjoy some Hallo... [more]
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Eclipsed sun Join a Once-in-a-Lifetime Solar Eclipse Experience at the Discovery Center Aug. 21
Curiosity Rover Selfie Come to the Curiosity Rover 5th Birthday Party at the Space Foundation Discovery Center on Saturday, Aug. 5
Astronaut Gardening Space Gardening is the Theme for the 2017 Summer of Discovery Program at the Space Foundation Discovery Center