Animal Update- December 2018

2018-12-07T12:56:18-04:00December 7th, 2018|Exhibits, News|

It has been a wild ride! Here are the updates: Big Headed Ants: We have been seeing a steady decline in the number of ants in the back up colony in AC. - As of 11/19 there was no brood left in the brood box and humidity had been dangerously low due to the addition [...]

WonderLab Announces STEM Starters, Funded Through Smithville Charitable Foundation

2018-05-21T16:35:04-04:00May 21st, 2018|Exhibits, News|

WonderLab is excited to announce STEM Starters, Exhibits for Preschool-Age Children  generously funded through a $7,500 grant from the Smithville Charitable Foundation. STEM Starters are exhibits specifically designed for the 4-5-year-old age group that are embedded next to larger exhibits. Creating side-along exhibits with content that is compatible to current, more advanced exhibits adds another [...]

The Brabson Library & Educational Foundation Pledges $75,000 to WonderLab

2018-04-27T12:08:11-04:00April 30th, 2018|Exhibits|

The Brabson Library & Educational Foundation has pledged to give $75,000 over the next three years to WonderLab in order to help finance Science Sprouts Place. Science Sprouts Place will be a collection of exhibits designed, developed, and constructed specifically for children ages birth through three. The Brabson Library & Educational Foundation is a philanthropic [...]

Animal Update

2017-06-29T21:23:17-04:00October 24th, 2016|Exhibits|

Bearded Dragons Harley, has been moved from the Gallery Dragon Exhibit for a much deserved rest. You can now find Dot in the Gallery Tank. Dot is one of our two female dragons. She is the smaller of our two females and typically docile and friendly. Dot is fed in the mornings. Visitors have the [...]

Run! Jump! Fly!

2017-06-29T21:23:18-04:00October 11th, 2016|Exhibits|

Run! Jump! Fly! Adventures in Action™ Gets Children Moving! The traveling exhibition Run! Jump! Fly! Adventures in Action™ is making its Indiana debut at WonderLab. Designed and constructed by the Minnesota Children’s Museum, this exhibition combats childhood inertia by allowing visitors to explore activities that build strength, coordination, balance and endurance. Activity stations invite participants to try out [...]