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WonderLab Celebrates All Women in STEM

2019-03-18T14:50:30-04:00March 18th, 2019|News|

This March, WonderLab will celebrate Women’s History Month by hosting Agents of Change: Women of STEM Leading the Way. The event includes the history of women in science, hands-on activities, and women who work in STEM fields professionally and academically. “WonderLab was founded by women. Our CEO, most of our full time staff, and many [...]

Never worry about long car-rides again – WonderLab’s Travel Toys are here to save the day!

2019-03-19T12:21:02-04:00March 5th, 2019|News|

Never worry about long car-rides again - WonderLab’s Travel Toys are here to save the day! Travel toys help keep young minds engaged and focused during long (re: tedious) trips. The best travel toys activities and toys keep children unplugged while engaging them with science, technology, engineering, art, and mathematics (STEAM).  If these toys are [...]

SCIENCE Break/Spring Break! March down to WonderLab for new events all through Spring Break 2019

2019-02-25T16:13:06-04:00February 25th, 2019|News, Programs|

BLOOMINGTON, IN.- This March, WonderLab is going all-out with new events and community partnerships! From sweets to space, from fuzz to feathers, the events at WonderLab during Spring Break 2019 have something for everyone. “Spring break is a time when kids, particularly kids who can’t get here during the week, can come to the museum [...]

Pulleys and circuits and rockets, oh my! STEM Sunday: Explore Engineering is just around the corner.

2019-02-15T09:00:51-04:00February 15th, 2019|News|

Whether you’re pushing a grocery cart or blasting off into space, on a swing or playing video games, you have engineering to thank for making your life easier and wonders possible. Now you can leap into the world of engineering for yourself with WonderLab’s Special STEM Sunday: Explore Engineering on Sunday, February 17 from 2:30 [...]

WonderCamp registration starts soon! New in 2019 Camps for 7th and 8th Graders!

2019-02-06T14:57:56-04:00February 13th, 2019|News|

WonderCamp online registration is opening soon and it’ll fill up fast. New in 2019:  WonderCamp for seventh and eighth graders. Members registration begins March 1. Non-member registration begins on March 8. “New, this year by popular demand: Middle School Camps!” said Emmy Brockman, education director at WonderLab. “Our visitors and the kids we work with [...]

Get brushed up on your oral health – it’s the WonderLab Health Expo: Dental and Oral Hygiene

2019-02-04T15:22:22-04:00February 4th, 2019|News|

Celebrate National Children’s Dental Health Month at WonderLab Museum of Science, Health and Technology. On Saturday, February 9 from 1 to 3 p.m. elementary schoolers and their parents can come and dive into dental hygiene through hands-on exploration at the WonderLab Health Expo: Dental and Oral Hygiene.    “Dental hygiene is incredibly important to overall [...]

2019 Spring Volunteer Training Sessions at WonderLab

2019-01-22T11:54:51-04:00January 22nd, 2019|News|

Give back to your community and have fun. Become a WonderLab Volunteer and help young people learn about science through hands on exhibits! WonderLab is always in need of volunteers age 13 and up. Go to wonderlab.org/volunteer and click on the application button that best applies to you - teen or adult. Once you’ve filled [...]

Silly Safari Brings Arctic Animals to WonderLab

2018-12-10T10:39:03-04:00December 10th, 2018|News|

Creatures living in a wintery wonderland have a mystical appeal inspiring a multitude of questions. How do they stay warm in freezing temperatures? What do they eat? How long do they live? Who are the traditional reindeer herders from the icy north? On the weekend of December 15 -16 WonderLab visitors will learn the answers [...]