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There's something fun happening at the Sciencenter!

All programs & events are included with museum admission unless otherwise noted.


Tuesday, November 20, 10 AM

Sciencenter Store Sale November 20 - December 31

Stop in to shop for fun, smart, and unforgettable gifts. Store purchases are 10% off for all and 20% off for members (includes regular member discount) from November 20 through December 31. Museum admission is not required to shop in the store.

Sciencenter Store Sale November 20 - December 31
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Tuesday, November 20, 10:30 AM

Science Together: Categorizing

Explore magnet fishing and sort the fish you catch. Engage with your toddlers and preschoolers through self-guided, hands-on activities. Learn a different science process each week and discover ways to keep the science fun going at home.

Science Together: Categorizing
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Wednesday, November 21, 3:00 PM

Science Together: Categorizing

Explore magnet fishing and sort the fish you catch. Engage with your toddlers and preschoolers through self-guided, hands-on activities. Learn a different science process each week and discover ways to keep the science fun going at home.

Science Together: Categorizing
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Friday, November 23, 3:00 PM

Science Together: Categorizing

Explore magnet fishing and sort the fish you catch. Engage with your toddlers and preschoolers through self-guided, hands-on activities. Learn a different science process each week and discover ways to keep the science fun going at home.

Science Together: Categorizing
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Saturday, November 24, 2:00 PM

Showtime! Radical Raptors

From beaks to wings to feet— come and learn how birds of prey survive. Meet live raptors.

Showtime! Radical Raptors
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Tuesday, November 27, 10:30 AM

Science Together: Making Observations

Make observations while playing with flubber. Engage with your toddlers and preschoolers through self-guided, hands-on activities. Learn a different science process each week and discover ways to keep the science fun going at home.

Science Together: Making Observations
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Wednesday, November 28; 3:00 PM

Science Together: Making Observations

Make observations while playing with Flubber. Engage with your toddlers and preschoolers through self-guided, hands-on activities. Learn a different science process each week and discover ways to keep the science fun going at home.

Science Together: Making Observations
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Thursday, November 29, 10:30 AM

Science Together: Making Observations

Make observations while playing with Flubber. Engage with your toddlers and preschoolers through self-guided, hands-on activities. Learn a different science process each week and discover ways to keep the science fun going at home.

Science Together: Making Observations
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Friday, November 30; 3:00 PM

Science Together: Making Observations

Have fun with flubber. Engage with your toddlers and preschoolers through self-guided, hands-on activities. Learn a different science process each week and discover ways to keep the science fun going at home.

Science Together: Making Observations
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Wednesday, December 5, 6:30 PM

Sciencenter After Dark: Wicked Plants

6:30-8:30 PM. This program for those ages 18+, features science fun with the Boyce Thompson Institute (BTI). Enjoy beer, wine, and appetizers while you explore our eerie exhibit, Wicked Plants, and participate in a variety of hands-on science activities with plant scientists from BTI. Museum admission fees apply.

*Thank you to the fingerlakes cider house and IThaca Beer Co. for their event support!

Sciencenter After Dark: Wicked Plants
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Wednesday, December 12, 5:30 PM

History and Science of Craft Beverages: Lecture Series

History, geology, and chemistry converge to tell the story behind the flavors of craft beverages in the Finger Lakes.

Each session begins with a reception led by Sommelier, Laura Winter Falk, of Experience! The Finger Lakes where you will enjoy tasting samples of the featured libation paired with locally-sourced edibles followed by an engaging presentation by a top Finger Lakes craft producer.

December 12: The Science of Food Pairing at Coltivare
Guided Craft Beverage and Food pairing presentation with Sommelier Laura Winter Falk of Experience! The Finger Lakes

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Sponsored by the Museum of the Earth, the History Center in Tompkins County, the Sciencenter, and Experience! The Finger Lakes.

History and Science of Craft Beverages: Lecture Series
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