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October 2019

Family Weekend Workshop: Rust in Peace

October 26 @ 10:30 am - 12:30 pm
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One event on October 26, 2019 at 1:30 pm

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Family Weekend Workshop Chemistry

Join the Education team in the THIRST Lab to celebrate the American Chemical Society’s National Chemistry Week! Check out why the Periodic Table of Elements is a big deal and discover the many different types of metals on it. See demonstrations with different metals in a family-friendly environment, including a calcium reaction that is truly explosive! All Workshops are walk-up only. Pre-registration is unnecessary. Classes are limited to 20 people at a time. All ages are welcome, but adult supervision…

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Family Weekend Workshop: Rust in Peace

October 26 @ 1:30 pm - 3:30 pm
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One event on October 26, 2019 at 1:30 pm

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Family Weekend Workshop Chemistry

Join the Education team in the THIRST Lab to celebrate the American Chemical Society’s National Chemistry Week! Check out why the Periodic Table of Elements is a big deal and discover the many different types of metals on it. See demonstrations with different metals in a family-friendly environment, including a calcium reaction that is truly explosive! All Workshops are walk-up only. Pre-registration is unnecessary. Classes are limited to 20 people at a time. All ages are welcome, but adult supervision…

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November 2019

Family Weekend Workshop: Feasting on Science

November 23 @ 10:30 am - 12:30 pm
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One event on November 23, 2019 at 1:30 pm

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Feasting on Science

Finally, a chance to play with your food! We will experiment with some of your favorite Thanksgiving foods to learn how butter and whipped cream are so similar, why cranberries float, and why yeast rises. Find out the answers to these questions and more as we examine the science behind your favorite holiday foods. This open lab will use food products that may contain: eggs, milk, soy, and wheat. You may come into contact with items handled in a facility…

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Family Weekend Workshop: Feasting on Science

November 23 @ 1:30 pm - 3:30 pm
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One event on November 23, 2019 at 1:30 pm

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Feasting on Science

Finally, a chance to play with your food! We will experiment with some of your favorite Thanksgiving foods to learn how butter and whipped cream are so similar, why cranberries float, and why yeast rises. Find out the answers to these questions and more as we examine the science behind your favorite holiday foods. This open lab will use food products that may contain: eggs, milk, soy, and wheat. You may come into contact with items handled in a facility…

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December 2019

Family Weekend Workshop: Fizzy Frosty Ornaments

December 14 @ 10:30 am - 12:30 pm
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One event on December 14, 2019 at 1:30 pm

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Create ornaments at Discovery World

Frosty the Ornament, was a fizzing happy soul. “With some simple paint, some soda and vin, he’ll begin to fizz again.”  Create your own fizzy painted ornament to give as a gift or keep for yourself! All Workshops are walk-up only. Pre-registration is unnecessary. Classes are limited to 20 people at a time. All ages are welcome, but adult supervision is required. Please alert Educator to any allergies prior to class start time.

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Family Weekend Workshop: Fizzy Frosty Ornaments

December 14 @ 1:30 pm - 3:30 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

One event on December 14, 2019 at 1:30 pm

Included with Admission
Create ornaments at Discovery World

Frosty the Ornament, was a fizzing happy soul. “With some simple paint, some soda and vin, he’ll begin to fizz again.”  Create your own fizzy painted ornament to give as a gift or keep for yourself! All Workshops are walk-up only. Pre-registration is unnecessary. Classes are limited to 20 people at a time. All ages are welcome, but adult supervision is required. Please alert Educator to any allergies prior to class start time.

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Getting Here

We are located on Milwaukee’s lakefront with easy access on and off of the expressway.

500 N Harbor Dr
Milwaukee, WI 53202
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General Admission

Adults $20
Child (3-17) $16
Child 2 & Under $Free
Senior (60+) $16
College Student* $14
Military Active and Veterans* $14

*Valid ID Required.

Purchase tickets at Admissions. Prices are subject to change.

Hours

Opens today at 4 (after closing)9am
Tues-Fri 9am - 4pm
Sat & Sun 10a - 5p

Getting Here

We are located on Milwaukee’s lakefront with easy access on and off of the expressway.

500 N Harbor Dr
Milwaukee, WI 53202
Get Directions
Adults $20
Child (3-17) $16
Child 2 & Under $Free
Senior (60+) $16
College Student* $14
Military Active and Veterans* $14
Military* Active Duty & Veterans $14

*Valid ID Required.

Purchase tickets at Admissions. Prices are subject to change.

Hours

Opens today at 4 (after closing)9am
Tues-Fri 9am - 4pm
Sat & Sun 10a - 5p