Program / Events

STEM Pillars Programs

Each program will focus on a different STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering and Math) topic.
*These programs are free and attendees receive free admission to the museum.
Please contact the front desk to register for these events, as space is limited.

  • Engineering My World

    Friday, October 27
    6-7pm
    Come to an hour of hands-on STEM learning with an engineer! This program will focus on Engineering and is for parents and children ages 6-10 working together.

  • Weather Where I Am

    Saturday, October 28
    12-1pm
    Come to an hour of hands-on STEM learning with a meteorologist! This program will focus on Meteorology and is for parents and children ages 6-10 working together.

  • Water Quality in My Community

    Sunday, October 29
    4-5pm
    Come to an hour of hands-on STEM learning with a water scientist!  This program will focus on Water Quality and is created for parents and children ages 6-10 working together.

  • My Happy Valley Sky

    Sunday, November 5
    4-5pm
    Come to an hour of hands-on STEM learning with an astronomer! This program will focus on Astronomy and is for parents and children ages 6-10 working together.


Baby with magnifying glass

Baby Explorers

Every Wednesday 10:30-11am

Visit with your baby to explore science together through books and movement. Perfect for adults with a 6-month to 2-year-old child.
Free with membership or paid admission.


Frozen soap bubble

Science Adventures

Every Thursday, 10:30-11:30am

Join us for our favorite, free preschool program! This season, the program starts with a story and then dives into inquiry-based explorations with science. Children and families are welcome to attend the story portion, the program portion or both.
Free with membership or paid admission.


Childs Xylophone

Music Makers

Fridays, 10:30-11am
For children 5 and under and their parent/guardians

Join us for a rhythmic good time every Friday! This program includes stories and musical explorations for children and adults to enjoy together.
Free with membership or paid admission.

New! Music Makers playlist on Spotify
To access the playlist you will need to subscribe (or use the free service) to Spotify.


Homeschool Days

The first Friday of each month from 12-3pm are Homeschool Days. Homeschool families are admitted at the group rate of $5 per person during this time.


Program and Special Event Payment

We often have only limited space in our programs and special events. Don’t miss out! Please call 814.234.0200 or email  to check available space and register for programs, camps and special events.

After confirming your registration, you may make a secure online payment.

Thank you! We look forward to seeing you soon at Discovery Space!