Girls Scouts Explore Computer Science at WonderLab Tech-Xpert

2019-04-09T12:28:36-04:00April 8th, 2019|News, Programs|

NOTE: This event information has been updated from the original.  There is now a single session, 1:30-2:30 p.m. rather than the originally scheduled two sessions.  BLOOMINGTON, Ind. –  Technology is an important part of modern day-to-day life, and knowing how to use it is even more important. Have you ever wondered how to use the code [...]

This Really is Rocket Science!

2019-04-01T13:26:00-04:00April 1st, 2019|News, Programs|

Have you ever wanted to be able to say you know some rocket science? Now you can! WonderLab is adding Rocket Lab, a show all about the science of rockets, to its repertoire of popular Interactive Science Shows. These shows are available as part of WonderLab Outreach: specially designed shows that bring the wonders of [...]

Turn a yard full of invasive plants into works of art with Science of Art: Paper Making with Invasives!

2019-03-25T13:29:56-04:00March 25th, 2019|News, Programs|

BLOOMINGTON, IN.- Roughly one-fourth of all plant species in Indiana are not native to the state - this includes plants found in your own backyard. What to do? WonderLab has a solution. Come to Science of Art: Paper Making with Invasives on Saturday, March 30 from 1:30 to 4:30 p.m. WonderLab’s staff is joining forces [...]

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 [...]

Celebrate Bloomington’s Bicentennial with Two Bloomington Passions: Art and Science

2018-08-14T15:25:01-04:00August 9th, 2018|Programs|

Celebrate Bloomington’s Bicentennial at WonderLab during WonderLab’s After Dark: Art in Bloom. Explore Bloomington’s artists and learn about the connection art has to the world of science.  This dichotomy inspired WonderLab Museum Educator, Jared Katz in his vision for the upcoming WonderLab 21+ event - After Dark: Art in Bloom, Saturday, August 25 from 6 [...]

Celebrate the International Year of the Reef during Wonders of Water Family Event

2018-07-13T10:10:51-04:00July 13th, 2018|Programs|

Oceanic coral reefs are one of earth’s most valuable resources. Coral reefs provide home for animals, protect the coasts, work as natural filtration systems, and give back to the aquatic ecosystem. In celebration of the International Year of the Reef, everyone is invited to explore the wonders of the coral reef at Wonders of Water, [...]

Discover the Wonders of Nanoscale Particles at WonderLab’s Building with Chemistry

2018-07-10T11:02:51-04:00July 10th, 2018|News, Programs|

Don’t sulfur from boredom. WonderLab has the solution. Discover the tiny world of molecules and materials during Building with Chemistry on Saturday, July 21 from 1 – 3 p.m. at WonderLab. See the world in a new way through the patterns and colors of nanoscale exploration and discovery. WonderLab is partnering with the IU Chemistry [...]

Celebrate NASA’s Launch of the InSight Lander at WonderLab

2018-05-03T16:42:34-04:00May 3rd, 2018|Programs|

Celebrate NASA’s Launch of the InSight Lander at WonderLab This Saturday, May 5, WonderLab will commemorate the launch of NASA’s InSight Mars lander with a series of space and space exploration themed activities. The Indiana Geographical Survey Outreach Team will show guests their Augmented Reality (AR) Sandbox, and the National Informal STEM Education (NISE) provided [...]