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Daily Programs

Tuesday, June 26, 2018

10:30am

Lil' Scientists - Kids Place

Education Program

11:00am

Space Park 360 - Caryl D. Philips Space Theater

Planetarium Show

11:30am

Boonshoft Biologist - Kids Place

Education Program

1:00pm

Tidal Pool - Tidal Pool

Animal Program

2:00pm

The Sky Tonight - Caryl D. Philips Space Theater

Planetarium Show

2:15pm

Zookeeper Talks - Discovery Zoo

Animal Program

3:30pm

Creative Science - 1st Floor

Education Program

4:00pm

Otter Talk

Animal Program

4:00pm

Did an Asteroid Really Kill the Dinosaurs? - Caryl D. Philips Space Theater

Planetarium Show

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Upcoming Events & Activities

Tuesday Jun. 26 7:00 PM

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Boonshoft Museum Night at the Dayton Dragons

Join us at Fifth Third Field!

Join us for Boonshoft Museum Night at the Dayton Dragons! Stadium seat tickets cost just $10 and include a Dragons hat. Best of all, $5 from every ticket sold will come back... Learn More

Wednesday Jul. 4 10:00 AM

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Red White & Boonshoft

Included with regular admission; members are admitted FREE!

Join us for this indoor/outdoor Fourth of July celebration! The day is packed with the best indoor fireworks display in town, along with explosive demonstrations, experiments, live animals, games,... Learn More

Friday Jul. 20 7:00 PM

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Evening of Astronomy: Things That Go Bump in the Night

Comets, Asteroids and Meteors

Things That Go Bump in the Night: Comets, Asteroids & Meteors Learn how to see the spectacular Perseids meteor shower in early August! We’ll also discuss the measures... Learn More

Friday Jul. 27 9:00 PM

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Pink Floyd: Special Effects Show

It's a double header in the planetarium! Join our Astronomy Department for a night of spectacular visuals and music, with three shows in the planetarium.  Friday, July 27 PINK... Learn More

Friday Aug. 17 7:00 PM

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Evening of Astronomy: Dark Matter and Dark Energy

Surprisingly, we still don’t know what exactly 95% of the universe is made of! Come learn our latest hypotheses about this mystery and explore today’s cutting-edge research... Learn More

Saturday Aug. 18 10:00 AM

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Super Science Saturday: Colorama

As students prepare to head back into the classroom, give them a boost with this day full of learning about color! Discover why leaves change color before falling from the... Learn More

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