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February 2019

Coffee & Cuties

February 1 @ 9:45 am - 11:45 pm

Please join us on Friday, February 1st 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: Fizzing Concoctions Moms, Dads, and Grandparents are invited to either participate with your child or step over…

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Code Your Future

February 4 @ 4:30 pm - 6:30 pm

CODE YOUR FUTURE: February 4th – 21st (Monday, Tuesday & Thursday, 4:30 pm – 6:30 pm) REGISTER NOW!  This educational class at the Don Harrington Discovery Center will teach kids, grades 4 – 8 the elements of programming, from the basics of computer coding to the complexities of crafting their own video games. It will be a fun three weeks of creativity and computer design where kids will learn fundamentals of languages such as Python, while making the computer do…

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Parents Night Out

February 15 @ 5:30 pm - 9:30 pm

For children ages 4-11 Take a romantic Valentine’s date night and leave the kids with us.  Children will enjoy cool experiments, hands-on exhibits and dinner provided by Sonic. Theme: Sugar Rush - Create, explore, and science-up some candy! Members: $20 for first child, $15 for each additional. Non-Members: $25 for first child, $20 for each additional. Please note, that some age groups fill up fast so don't wait, make your reservation early! Space is limited and reservations must be made…

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Beerology Grande

February 22 @ 7:00 pm - 10:00 pm

The DHDC is bringing back it’s popular Beerology event, but this time we’re serving up a GRANDE size of Science on Tap! Join us on Friday February 22nd, from 7-10 pm for Beerology: Grande presented by Budweiser Distributing! You’ll enjoy a schooner sized portion of fun with: Live music with A-Town Rockers Plenty of Craft beer to go ’round! Pub-inspired food and beer cooking demonstrations with Celebrity Chef Bud Andersen! Beer talks with Budweiser Distributing of Amarillo Grown-up beer themed…

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March 2019

Coffee & Cuties

March 1 @ 9:45 am - 11:45 pm

Please join us on Friday, March 1st 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: Wacky Weather Moms, Dads, and Grandparents are invited to either participate with your child or step over…

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Parent’s Night Out

March 1 @ 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. This month's theme is Forces of Nature - Dive into the science of storms and discover the skills needed to become a storm chaser! Please note, that some age groups fill up fast so don’t wait, make your reservation early! Members: $20 for first child, $15 for each additional. Non-Members: $25 for first child, $20 for…

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March 11-15: Spring Break Spectacular!

March 11 - March 15
Don Harrington Discovery Center, 1200 Streit Drive
Amarillo, TX 79106 United States

The kids will be on break, and you’ll need somewhere to take them (and you) to have fun, and secretly keep their minds learning! Join us for a whole week filled with science, experiments, crafts, demos and activities- fun for the whole family. Each day will feature different activities, so come every day for something new! PLUS, the DHDC will be open EXTENDED HOURS during spring break. Enjoy the Discovery Center from 9:30 am until 7:00 pm March 9th -…

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Mad Scientist Spring Break Camp- NEW

March 11 - March 15

NEW FOR 2019! You asked and we planned! For the first time in years, DHDC will offer a Spring break Camp for kids in grades 1st-5th. Discover science through a Mad Scientist’s crazy creations! Explore chemistry, biology, physics and more by dissecting cow eyes, exploring the solar system and creating fizzing concoctions. Spring Break Camp occurs each day during Spring Break, Monday- Friday, from 9:00 am to 4:00 pm. REGISTER HERE! - WAIT LIST ONLY *Space is very limited to…

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April 2019

Coffee & Cuties

April 5 @ 9:45 am - 11:45 pm

Please join us on Friday, April 5th 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: Bubble Trouble Moms, Dads, and Grandparents are invited to either participate with your child or step over…

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Parent’s Night Out

April 5 @ 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 Sonic. Theme: Art Wars – Think outside the box to create your own art masterpieces. Please note, that some age groups fill up fast so don’t wait, make your reservation early! Members: $20 for first child, $15 for each additional. Non-Members: $25 for first child, $20 for each additional. Space is limited and reservations must be…

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Discover for a Dollar

April 12 @ 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm

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, including our spring traveling exhibit, Battle of the Titans! Admission is only $1 per person, and free for members. Discover for a Dollar is generously sponsored by KAMR Local 4 and Fox 14.

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Eggstravaganza!

April 20 @ 9:30 am - 12:00 pm

Pre-purchase your admission HERE!! Join us for an Easter celebration of mind-bending fun with everything related to eggs! Enjoy special EGGTIVITIES and an EGG SCRAMBLE, in which each age group will scramble for brightly colored, candy or toy-filled eggs. EGGTIVITIES: Decorate your own EGGmazing eggs! Build magnetic egg sculptures. Create egg shapes using salt dough and paint your design on them too! Think outside the egg, and create Fuzzy Stick egg creations. Meet N Greet some animal friends from Wild…

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