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On Saturday, July 15, join in an ecological race to catalog as many living things as possible at Cumming Nature Center.

The Sky Tonight

Embark on a tour of the stars, constellations and planets in our sky this time of year at Strasenburgh Planetarium.

 CuriosityCamps
June 26–Aug. 25

In RMSC Summer Curiosity Camps, stay curious with a hefty helping of hands-on, minds-on science and fun! Explore exciting opportunities in a wide variety of STEM topics for young minds ages 2-15.

Science Alive

When kids are off from school, we put science live on centerstage with shows and demos every 15 minutes.

 

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Your RMSC membership offers a fun-filled year of exploration of our world and beyond. Connect with your own curiosity and enjoy the amazed expressions of your friends and family. Tinker with hands-on exhibits, view awe-inspiring films and spectacular explosions, and participate in science experiments. Join today — admission to the RMSC Museum is free to members. You can come as often as you like, whether it’s just for an hour or the whole day.

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MEMBER-ONLY EVENTS

Science Museum

Science Alive

Science Alive

When the kids are off from school, we put science — and fun — live on center stage with Electricity Theater, science demonstrations, live animal presentations and more!..
Ladies in the Lab

Ladies in the Lab

July 8 Celebrate influential women with hands-on science activities and an exploration of how women have impacted the sciences in the past, present and future...
Summer Curiosity Camps

Summer Curiosity Camps

Stay curious with a hefty helping of hands-on, minds-on science and fun with camps at the RMSC this summer! Summer Camps at the RMSC offer exciting opportunities in a wide variety of STEM topics for young minds ages 2-15. Get…..
Regional Green Infrastructure Showcase

Regional Green Infrastructure Showcase

The Regional Green Infrastructure Showcase is a new educational, outdoor space in process across from museum visitor entrance. ..
Science On a Sphere

Science On a Sphere

Engage in the wonders of our planet and beyond as you enjoy a 3-D experience of land, oceans, atmosphere, and more...
Electricity Theater

Electricity Theater

You’ll be mesmerized by zaps of lightning appearing just feet away in our Electricity Theater...
Inventor Center

Inventor Center

Power cities, build cars, harness wind, and fire catapults in Inventor Center...
Illumination: The World of Light and Optics

Illumination: The World of Light and Optics

Experiment with lasers, lenses, and mirrors as you explore the nature of light and optics...

Strasenburgh Planetarium

Dinosaurs: Giants of Patagonia

Dinosaurs: Giants of Patagonia

This documentary-style film transports you to the dinosaurs’ world with computer graphics a generation beyond Jurassic Park in accuracy and realism.

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The Sky Tonight

The Sky Tonight

30 minutes/Ages 5 to adult

This concise tour of the stars, constellations, and planets in the current sky uses new, solid-state lasers to guide you through the magnificent starfield produced by the 46-year-old star projector.

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Pink Floyd Laser

Pink Floyd Laser

Saturdays in June at 8:15pm

50 minutes/No children under 5

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Planet Spectacular

Planet Spectacular

For ages 5–8

Let star projector "Carl" take you on a tour of planets and constellations.

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Animals in the Sky

Animals in the Sky

25 min / Ages 2 to 5

Can you find the animals in our sky? Join us for an imaginary trip into the stars to take a look.

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90s Laser

90s Laser

Saturdays in June at 9:30pm

50 minutes/No children under 5

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Challenger Center

Challenger Center

The Challenger Learning Center of Greater Rochester is a high-tech, hands-on facility for space flight simulations located at the Strasenburgh Planetarium and coordinated by "Mission Commanders" from Monroe #1 BOCES.

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Cumming Nature Center

BioBlitz

BioBlitz

July 15

Join in an ecological race to catalog as many living things as possible.

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Heritage Maker Workshop Series

Heritage Maker Workshop Series

Heritage Making is about building both community and beautiful things. Explore new skills from spoon carving to nature journaling in this new series of workshops at the Cumming Nature Center.

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Weekend Wild Walks

Weekend Wild Walks

July 1–August 27

Explore the Cumming Nature Center landscape with naturalist Shariee Edersheim.

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Theatre in the Pines

Theatre in the Pines

August 5

Enjoy original performances by Bristol Valley Theatre Apprentice Program students in the pine grove.

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