Programs & Events

Please join us at any of our upcoming events.

Zombie Science

DATE: Thursday, October 30
TIME: 7-8:30pm
LOCATION: DPYS

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Experiment with some rotting materials and see what happens in zombie science. Create a creepy coffin with voices from the undead. Make your own horror film using augmented reality. These hands-on activities connect to Tumblehome Learning’s Galactic Academy of Science’s new book, The Perilous Case of the Zombie Potion, and will be led by the author Pendred Noyce. Ages: 11 to 15. Fee: $20, book and activities included.

Pre-registration is required by October 24, space is limited. Books may be picked up before the class at the Science Discovery Museum’s admissions desk, 177 Main Street, Acton, MA. This class is co-sponsored by The Discovery Museums. Call 978-264-4200 x 19 if you have questions.

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