The Discovery Center will be hosting the 25 Days of Discovery through the month of December. Join us each day for a snack, game, craft, or many more fun activities. Try our St. Nicholas Day Cookies or participate in the Snowman Relay! All activities begin at 11:00 Monday-Friday and 2:00 on weekends.
Included with admission.
Members’ Night Holiday Kickoff!
Saturday, November 30th: 5:30-7:30
Kick off to our 25 Days of Discovery with a members’ night! Visit with Santa, create holiday crafts, tour the festival of trees, and explore It’s a Nano World. Members – bring guests and they can get admission for only $3! Not a member? Join Today!
1st: Make a Bird Feeder
2nd: Make Snap Pea Christmas Trees
3rd: Learn how to play Dreidel
4th: Make Bottle Cap Snowmen
5th: Listen to the Polar Express
6th: Make St. Nicholas Day Cookies
7th: Join us for Holiday Open House
8th: Decorate Gingerbread Men
9th: Play Minute to Win It
10th: Make a DC Tree Ornament
11th: Listen to The Legend of Old Befena
12th: Make South of the Border Trees
13th: Make a Diwali Lamp
14th: Make music with a Paper Towel Horn
15th: Participate in the Snowman Relay
16th: Write a Letter to Santa
17th: Listen to Snowball Fight
18th: Make Candy Cane Cookies
19th: Make Tree Ornaments
20th: Make music with Sleigh Bells
21st: Take the Polar Plunge
22nd: Make a Wreath
23rd: Listen to The Night Before Christmas
24th & 25th: Museum Closed
Check out our Programs & Events page for more information.
Friday, November 29 | 11:00 am – 4:00 pm
Included with admission. Free for members.
Member’s Holiday Kick Off!
Saturday, November 30 | 5:30 – 7:30 pm
Free for members
Holiday Open House
Saturday, December 7 | 10:00 am – 4:00 pm
Parents’ Night Out
Friday, December 13 | 6:00 pm – 9:30 pm