10:00 am Free Community Kindergarten Day
Free Community Kindergarten Day
Aug 17 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm
Are you ready for kindergarten? This morning of fun, hands-on activities is designed to help children and their caregivers prepare for the first days of school. Learn what to pack, practice riding the school bus, and more! Free and open to the community.
12:30 pm Chow Time
Aug 17 @ 12:30 pm – 1:30 pm
Help prepare enticing feasts for the turtles, fish, chameleon, and even the blue-tongue skink in the Aquarium! Included with regular Museum admission.
2:00 pm Designing with da Vinci
Designing with da Vinci
Aug 17 @ 2:00 pm – 3:00 pm
Test your engineering ingenuity as you experiment with simple machines based on Leonardo’s inventions. Fly airplanes, use a stamp press, build a catapult, design and test parachutes, and create floating tinfoil boats. Included with regular Museum admission.
5:00 pm da Vinci After Hours
da Vinci After Hours
Aug 17 @ 5:00 pm – 7:00 pm
Leonardo da Vinci: Machines in Motion remains open until 7 pm every Saturday night! Join us during extended hours at a reduced ticket price to explore Leonardo’s imaginative inventions, from his flying machines to a battle tank, and even a Renaissance robot. $5, Museum members $3 | Saturdays, 5 to 7 pm
7:00 pm Ode To Joy
Ode To Joy
Aug 17 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm
How does a man who is paralyzed by happiness, quite literally, find love? Thanks to cataplexy, a rare condition that causes loss of muscle control when overcome by strong emotions of joy, Charlie (Martin Freeman) must learn to carefully edit out the delight-triggering people, places, and events from his life. But, when the beautiful, spontaneous[...]