Saturday Science at Discovery

Free, fun exploration stations for kids and families

Discover some of the forces that power our world at this free family event!

  • Make a rainbow of colors by mixing light
  • Model how microwaves track storm fronts
  • Paint with a laser and watch your picture disappear
  • Experience the invisible might of a magnet
  • Tune in to radio waves

Upcoming Events 

Rainbows, Light Waves & Magnets

10 a.m. – Noon | Saturday, August 1  

Bugs, Bugs and More Bugs

10 a.m. – Noon | Saturday, September 5  

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About Saturday Science at Discovery

Saturday Science at Discovery is a monthly series that features interactive exploration stations centered around a particular topic. Families and learners of all ages are invited to explore hands-on science fun during this free drop-in event, which generally is held from 10 a.m. until noon on the first Saturday of each month in the Town Center of the Discovery Building.

Saturday Science at Discovery is supported by the Morgridge Institute for Research, UW–Madison and WARF.

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