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July 2020

Discover ALL Night

July 17 @ 7:00 pm - July 18 @ 7:00 am
Don Harrington Discovery Center, 1200 Streit Drive
Amarillo, TX 79106 United States

We're taking night at the museum to a whole new level! If you've ever wanted to spend the night at the Discovery Center, Discover All Night is your chance! This family sleepover experience allows you camping excitement among our exhibits...without the bugs! Discover All Night will offer plenty of time exploring our exhibits. We'll also edu-tain the whole family with live science demos and activities. A late night pizza snack will satisfy your bellies before a Space Theater Show. Breakfast will be…

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August 2020

Wizarding School

August 1 @ 9:30 am - 4:30 pm

Calling all Muggles! Join us as we turn DHDC into a school for witches and wizards, no acceptance letter needed! !  We will explore this magical world and learn the science behind it! Make wands, take classes, and explore the world of magic. Don't forget to stop by Platform 9 3/4 to document your visit to this magical world! More details coming soon! Admission: $3 Members; $3 plus regular museum admission for Non-Members. All Wizarding activities are included in admission…

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Coffee & Cuties

August 7 @ 9:45 am - 11:45 am

Please join us on Friday, August 7th at 9:45, 10:45 OR 11:45 am for Coffee & Cuties.  Coffee & Cuties offers entertainment for the tots and gives mom, dad or grandparents the opportunity to mingle with other parents! Your child will participate in a story time that is paired with a fun craft or science activity, both led by one of our awesome Science Guides. Theme: Creepy Crawlers Moms, Dads, and Grandparents are invited to either participate with your child or step…

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Discover for a Dollar: Back to School Edition

August 7 @ 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Don Harrington Discovery Center, 1200 Streit Drive
Amarillo, TX 79106 United States

It's Back to School which means back to busy schedules and early bed times. But first, let's celebrate with one more summer shindig for the whole family! Discover family, fun and science for just $1 per person in the evening! Enjoy an evening at the Discovery Center complete with Space Theater shows, live science demonstrations, and critter encounters. Plus enjoy all of our exhibits! Admission is only $1 per person, and free for members.

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Parents Night Out

August 21 @ 5:30 pm - 9:30 pm

For children ages 4-11 Summer is over and you need a break! Enjoy a date night out or take advantage of kid-free time! Children will enjoy cool experiments, hands-on exhibits and dinner from Sonic. Theme: Super Slime – Come and discover while DHDC gives out it’s own slime secrets. Please note, that some age groups fill up fast so don’t wait, make your reservation early! Members: $23 for first child, $18 for each additional.pare Non-Members: $28 for first child, $23…

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September 2020

Coffee & Cuties

September 4 @ 9:45 am - 11:45 am

Please join us on Friday, September 4th at 9:45, 10:45 OR 11:45 am for Coffee & Cuties.  Coffee & Cuties offers entertainment for the tots and gives mom, dad or grandparents the opportunity to mingle with other parents! Your child will participate in a story time that is paired with a fun craft or science activity, both led by one of our awesome Science Guides. Theme: Robot Ruckus Moms, Dads, and Grandparents are invited to either participate with your child or step…

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Parents Night Out

September 18 @ 5:30 pm - 9:30 pm

For children ages 4-11 Enjoy a night out or take advantage of kid-free time! Children will enjoy cool experiments, hands-on exhibits and dinner from Chick-Fil-A. Theme: Engineer This – Be put to the test in our engineering challenges. Please note, that some age groups fill up fast so don’t wait, make your reservation early! Members: $23 for first child, $18 for each additional.pare Non-Members: $28 for first child, $23 for each additional. Space is limited and reservations must be made…

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Maker Metropolis Grand Opening

September 26 @ 9:30 am - 4:30 pm
Don Harrington Discovery Center, 1200 Streit Drive
Amarillo, TX 79106 United States

Join us as we unveil our new exhibit produced by our very own DHDC exhibits team, Maker Metropolis! Details coming soon!

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October 2020

Coffee & Cuties

October 2 @ 9:45 am - 11:45 am

Please join us on Friday, October 2nd at 9:45, 10:45 OR 11:45 am for Coffee & Cuties.  Coffee & Cuties offers entertainment for the tots and gives mom, dad or grandparents the opportunity to mingle with other parents! Your child will participate in a story time that is paired with a fun craft or science activity, both led by one of our awesome Science Guides. Theme: Spooky Science Moms, Dads, and Grandparents are invited to either participate with your child or step…

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The Big Deal: Discover AfterDark

October 17 @ 7:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Don Harrington Discovery Center, 1200 Streit Drive
Amarillo, TX 79106 United States

Save the Date and make plans to get buzzy with us at The Big Deal! Guests, 21 & over will enjoy live music, heavy hors d’oeuvres & delicious treats, an open bar, shocking science demos and atomic activities to tantalize your mind, and more! Don't miss out on this event like never before! More details coming soon!

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Monster Bash: Night 1

October 29 @ 6:30 pm - 9:30 pm
Don Harrington Discovery Center, 1200 Streit Drive
Amarillo, TX 79106 United States

Calling all goblins, ghosts, and princesses! Come and experience a safe environment with spooky activities while experimenting with spine-chilling science. Costumed kiddos will also enjoy treat stations, face painting, games, and more! More details coming soon! Members can enjoy a members-only hour from 5:30-6:30 on both nights. Not a member? Join today and enjoy all the benefits! Admission is $3 per person for Members (2 and under are free), $3 per person for Non-Members plus regular museum admission (2 and…

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Monster Bash: Night 2

October 30 @ 6:30 pm - 9:30 pm
Don Harrington Discovery Center, 1200 Streit Drive
Amarillo, TX 79106 United States

Calling all goblins, ghosts, and princesses! Come and experience a safe environment with spooky activities while experimenting with spine-chilling science. Costumed kiddos will also enjoy treat stations, face painting, games, and more! More details coming soon! Members can enjoy a members-only hour from 5:30-6:30 on both nights. Not a member? Join today and enjoy all the benefits! Admission is $3 per person for Members (2 and under are free), $3 per person for Non-Members plus regular museum admission (2 and…

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