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Tromping through the Tropics

Summer Camp We will explore how the Rainforest's four different layers make up habitat for plants and animals that live there. Get ready to track exotic animals as they use camouflage to hide, crawl your way up a Kapok tree, and get a bug’s eye view of this ever changing world. 07/14/2014 - 1:30pm

The Science of Ick

Summer Camp Do you enjoy things that make people go “eww”? We will be investigating slimy, sticky creatures, and concoctions that are special and some that we find around us every day. 08/04/2014 - 1:30pm

The Science Behind What You Eat

Summer Camp Have your science and eat it too!! We will be using different experiments to see if you really are what you eat. 07/21/2014 - 8:45am

The Golden Eagle Has Landed

Science Talks Learn how important the North Carolina mountains are to over-wintering golden eagles. 04/24/2014 - 6:00pm

SPLASH!

Summer Camp Campers will take a close look at the water around us and the mysterious way it stretches and bends. Splash your way through different water competitions and challenge our staff to see who is the King or Queen of the biggest bubble! 07/21/2014 - 8:45am

Science Saturday: Astronomy on the Edge

Science Talks Dr. Smith will present recent new discoveries in the field of astronomy and astrophysics, and how they relate to our understanding of life and our place in the Universe. 05/03/2014 - 11:00am

Science of Ick

Summer Camp Boys Only! If you like icky, gooey, slimy things and getting messy then this is the camp for you! 06/16/2014 - 8:45am

Rockets, Robotics, and the Space Station

Summer Camp During camp, young astronauts will participate in missions from our Mission Control Center to build their own centrifuge, design and launch a rocket; all while exploring their creativity and gaining confidence in LEGO® building system. Each day will have a different theme as we investigate a variety of topics in space exploration, engineering, rocketry, and much, much, more. 06/23/2014 - 8:45am

Rainforest Science

Summer Camp We will check out the rainforests that are located around the world along with areas right here in the U.S. Campers will investigate the ecological impact of deforestation, agriculture, and development to these regions. 07/07/2014 - 8:45am

Rainforest Adventure Grand Opening

Event Be the first to see the exhibition. Enjoy member-exclusive early-bird entry from 9 to 11am! 04/26/2014 - 9:00am

Nature Explorers' Drop-off Program: The Science of Sound and Music

Family Program Give yourselves a night out and the kids a chance to learn about cool topics, play games, and make recycled crafts. 08/28/2014 - 5:30pm

Nature Explorers' Drop-off Program: The Birds, the Bees, & the Butterflies

Family Program Give yourselves a night out and the kids a chance to learn about cool topics, play games, and make recycled crafts. 05/29/2014 - 5:30pm

Nature Explorers' Drop-off Program: Nature's Recycling Crew

Family Program Give yourselves a night out and the kids a chance to learn about cool topics, play games, and make recycled crafts. 06/26/2014 - 5:30pm

Nature Explorers' Drop-off Program: Insect Invasion!

Family Program Give yourselves a night out and the kids a chance to learn about cool topics, play games, and make recycled crafts. 09/25/2014 - 5:30pm

Nature Explorers' Drop-off Program: Habitat Helpers

Family Program Give yourselves a night out and the kids a chance to learn about cool topics, play games, and make recycled crafts. 04/24/2014 - 5:30pm

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