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

2018-08-14T15:25:01+00:00August 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+00:00July 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+00:00July 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+00:00May 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 [...]

College Students Take Study Break at WonderLab

2018-04-24T13:09:50+00:00April 24th, 2018|Programs|

College Students Take Study Break at WonderLab On Saturday, April 28th WonderLab will be open to college students from 6-9 pm. Graduate and undergraduate students will have free reign of the museum and all of its exhibits. Stress relieving activities and food will be available. The Indiana Canine Network will bring in two therapy dogs [...]

Spring Break Means Live Animal Science At WonderLab

2018-02-23T11:29:15+00:00February 23rd, 2018|Programs|

Spring Break Means Live Animal Science At WonderLab The critters are coming to WonderLab! Lizards! Dogs! Snakes! Raptors! WonderLab has you covered this Spring Break. During the week of March 12, the Monroe County  Community School System Spring Break, individuals and families alike can learn about some of their favorite critters during one of three [...]

Martin Luther King, Jr Day: Celebration of Science!

2018-01-29T23:44:49+00:00December 29th, 2017|Programs|

“Scientists are real people who do amazing things,” said Nick Whites, WonderLab Elementary Education and Outreach Director. “In fact, anyone with a little curiosity can be a scientist.” On Monday, January 15, WonderLab will open be open to the public from 9 a.m. - 5 p.m. for the Martin Luther King Jr. Day Celebration of [...]

Celebrate Fantastic Beasts and Jedi Science at WonderLab

2017-06-29T21:23:17+00:00November 4th, 2016|Programs|

WonderLab Hosting Harry Potter and Star Wars Themed Events On two consecutive weekends, WonderLab will be hosting evening events to celebrate two upcoming film releases: Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them and Star Wars: The Force Awakens. Visitors are encouraged to wear costumes for both events! Family Science Night: Fantastic Beasts is Saturday, November [...]

Family Science Night

2017-06-29T21:23:17+00:00October 13th, 2016|Programs|

WonderLab Presents Family Science Night: Fantastic Beasts Saturday, November 12th, 6-8 p.m. Please join us on Saturday, November 12th for this magical, one-night only event. While Hollywood’s “Fantastic Beasts” may exist only in our imaginations, WonderLab offers you the opportunity to encounter and learn about a wide variety of creatures that include a miniature pig and horse, [...]