February 2016 Events & Activities
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All Museum events and activities are free with admission.
February: Monthly Overview – Tinker Toys is open! Spark!Lab opening day is February 4th. Parent’s Night Out is February 10th. Maker’s Fest is February 25th. Homeschool Day is February 21st.
Weekend activities take place at 11:00 a.m. and 2:00 p.m. on Saturdays unless otherwise posted.
February 4th Spark!Lab Opening: Visit us for our newest experience! Visitors will have fun learning about the process of invention through various, hands-on activities. Spark!Lab opens at 10 a.m.!
February 11th – Play in Clay Make & Take: Use clay to make a special take home today. Educators will guide you through the process of making and modeling to create your project. All ages.
February 11th – Imagination Play: Create your own imaginary world and all the characters in it! Learn the basics of improvisation and character development in a fun, inclusive environment. Most appropriate for ages 5 – 10.
February 25th – Super Saturday – Maker’s Fest: Our annual Maker’s Fest is here! Join us to explore the world of making with guests Maker’s from all over the Upstate. From 3D printing and clay to tinkering with tools, you won’t want to miss one of our favorite events of the year.
Join us each Tuesday for open art for children under 5 in Off the Wall. Younger ones will have opportunities to use paint, clay and other materials that change throughout the month.
Off the Wall – 9 a.m. – 11 a.m.
Music – 11:45 a.m.
New – Spark!Lab is open for children under 5 from 9:30 a.m. – 11:00 a.m.
February 7, 14, 21, 28
Random Acts of Science
Permanent Demonstrations to take place Wednesday – Sunday at scheduled times.
Random Acts of Science: 11:30 a.m. and 3:30 p.m.
February 1 – 4 – Chemical Reactions
February 8 – 11 – Chemical Reactions
February 15 – 18 – Engineering
February 22 – 24 (not Saturday) – Engineering
Story Time and More
Added by Karen
Off the Wall
January 31 – February 5 – Puzzle Art
February 7 – 12 – Puzzle Art
February 14 – 19 – Flower Art
February 21 – 26 – Flower Art
Upstate News Headlines
- ‘Everything on the table’ if COVID-19 spikes in City of Columbia, leaders say
- SC sees 755 COVID cases day after posting almost 1,300
- Halloween 2020 by the numbers
- Chapman announces football game against Clover cancelled
- Tips to have a safe, Happy Halloween in a COVID-19 world
- US seeing massive rise in COVID-19 cases as death toll steadily increases
- LCSD 55 expands student attendance, includes sixth grade, high school seniors
- As COVID-19 resurges, so does fear of more economic pain ahead
- Minnesota health department reports 3 COVID-19 outbreaks related to Trump campaign events
- Trump eyes hosting election night party at his DC hotel