Event Calendar

Thursday February 21 2019

    • All Day
    • School/Group Traffic: HIGH

    Note to SCI Visitors: Please be aware of school group attendance, which could impact your visit. Today's school group traffic is expected to be HIGH. To avoid these groups, plan your visit later in the day! Schools typically depart the building by 2:00 pm.

  • When weather is stolen from the solar system planets, the Zula Patrol comes to the rescue!Sponsored by NASA and Variety Club. Program and location subject to change.

  • Come check out the colorful, ooey-gooey and other fun experiments we'll mix up.  Program and location subject to change.

  • Here’s your chance to help a WHO-HD Channel 13 meteorologist give today’s live forecast as you learn about weather! Subject to change due to severe weather or technical difficulties.

  • Locate constellations and planets, and hear myths of the night sky in this live planetarium program. Program and location subject to change.

  • Get chills and thrills from dry ice and liquid nitrogen!

  • Travel through time to witness the Space Race between the USA and USSR, and see the status of space travel today. Sponsored by NASA. Program and location subject to change.

  • It’s a war of wits and a showdown of smarts! (For a good cause, of course!)

    At Battle of the Brains, teams compete in fast-paced, STEM-based trivia to explore their understanding of science, technology, engineering and math.

    Got amnesia? Purchase a pass to the Brain Bank, and have an expert weigh in!

    This fundraising event is sure to trigger your humor hormones and increase your adrenaline.

    All proceeds will support the Science Center of Iowa’s mission – to engage and inspire Iowans along their journey of lifelong science learning.

    Tickets: $500 per table of 8 - On sale December 10!