Q&A with Science of Parenthood Author Norine Dworkin-McDaniel
October 27, 2016 11:06 am
Orlando Science Center is so excited to host “parenting snarkologist” Norine Dworkin-McDaniel, the award-winning writer behind the humor site Science of Parenthood, at our first-ever Parent’s Night Out that we had to sit down with Norine ahead of the event to talk about parenting, science and why humor is an essential survival tool. For those who may not have found you on the web, what’s Science of Parenthood all about? We are all about making parents laugh, because honestly, we can’t think of anyone who needs to laugh more. Jessica Ziegler and I started Science
Member Preview: Hands-On Harley-Davidson & The Wizard of Oz [PHOTOS]
February 1, 2016 5:32 pm
On Saturday, January 30, Orlando Science Center Members had a chance to hit the road before everyone else! When the touring exhibit Hands-On Harley Harley-Davidson opened, the first few hours were for Members only! This exhibit is made possible by a grant from The Harley-Davidson Foundation and invites children to explore a pretend motorcycle dealership while learning about the people, places and processes that make a community work. Members also followed the yellow brick road through The Wizard of Oz! This interactive touring exhibit travels to places seen in the classic film,
For our holiday edition of Member Monday, Rudolph came to the Orlando Science Center! Members were able to get a fun photo with everyone’s favorite reindeer while he pranced around KidsTown! We also celebrated the season with holiday-themed activities by making air dry dough ornaments and playing with Christmas Tree play dough! The hands-on crafts were so popular, we posted our play dough recipe here. For more information on Member Monday, call our Membership Team at 407.514.2158. Each month on a Monday, Orlando Science Center opens an exhibit one hour early exclusively
ArtReach Orlando stopped by with the Art Truck to treat Science Center members to a special project, making paper bag mushrooms! After our beautiful up-cycled crafts were dry, they were planted in front of the Red Tails monument for everyone to enjoy. Special thanks to Doug Rhodehamel of the SPORE Project who led the workshop with Art Truck Artist in Residence, Jenn Benner and Social Justice Art Project Manager Brendan O’Connor! Every second Monday of the month, Orlando Science Center opens an exhibit one hour early exclusively for members to enjoy themed activities and
Mission control to Orlando Science Center members: Future Bear and her creators have taken a detour from their mission and landed in Florida’s swamps just in time for June’s Member Monday! Every second Monday of the month, Orlando Science Center opens an exhibit one hour early exclusively for members to enjoy themed activities and demonstrations. For more information about Member Monday, call 407-514-2158. For more information on Future Bear, visit www.futurebear.strikingly.com/.
At the March edition of Member Monday, member children and their families enjoyed the acoustic sounds from one half of the Sugarcrash Kids, Joshua Pearson! Pearson and Jeremiah John Dunlap started the Sugarcrash Kids “to make the world a wee bit brighter,” pleasing both young and adult ears with charming songs like “The Potty Song” and “I Got Hiccups.” Learn more at www.SugarcrashKids.com.
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