National Chemistry Week: Marvelous Metals
Oct. 21-25 | 11 a.m.
Join Discovery Center staff every day this week at 11 a.m. as we celebrate National Chemistry Week with hands-on chemistry experiments. Learn about the importance of chemistry in everyday life and the marvelous metals we encounter even at breakfast! Included with admission. More info»
Outside the Lunchbox: The Power of Play
Wednesday, Oct. 30 | 12 – 1 p.m. (Doors open at 11:30 a.m.)
Copper Ridge Event Venue
3597 Betty Ford Road, Murfreesboro, TN
Enjoy lunch while showing your support for the Discovery Center and education in our community! Keynote Speaker: Laura Huerta Migus, Executive Director, Association of Children’s Museums. Info & registration»
Parents’ Night Out
Friday, Nov. 8 | 5:30 – 9:30 p.m.
Need a night out? Drop the kids off at Discovery Center for an entertaining and educational night fun! The evening includes dinner, museum exploration time, hands-on activities and games! (Ages 4-12.) Info & registration»
Saturday, Nov. 9 | 10 a.m. – 4:30 p.m.
Icy adventures await at Discovery Center! Enjoy a special day of Frozen 2 activities. Become a master of the elements with activities of ice and fire, create your own snowball launcher, and become a star with Disney Karaoke! Included with admission, while supplies last. More info»
All Access Night
Tuesday, Nov. 12 | 5:30 – 8 p.m.
Join us for an evening tailored to special-needs families so everyone can enjoy the Discovery Center’s exhibits, free of charge. Reservations for this program are suggested but not required. More info»
Homeschool Lab: Pumpkin Power
Wednesday, Nov. 20 | 2 – 3 p.m.
This seasonal tour addresses STEAM curriculum topics – with pumpkins! Use pumpkins in art, math, engineering, and science activities on this unique field study! (K – 5th Grade) Info & registration»
CLOSED for Thanksgiving Day
Thursday, Nov. 28
Friday, Nov. 29 | 10 a.m. – 4:30 p.m.
Gobble! Gobble! Let’s talk about turkeys. Bring the family to Discovery Center for a fun-filled turkey day event. Throughout the day we will have snacks, crafts, story time, and live animals. Included with admission. More info»