Mighty STEM Girls Great Rocket Challenge

Posted by Alex Cannon on December 6, 2016 in Program Spotlight No Comments

On Saturday, December 3rd, participants in Discovery’s Mighty STEM Girls program and their families participated in the Great Rocket Challenge! This hands-on activity required teams of families to construct┬átheir own rockets using a limited amount of time, materials, and very strict “budgets.” The rockets were then tested and launched in our Center Gallery. Winners were

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New in the Art Mezzanine: Narrative Color

Posted by John Chamberlain on November 30, 2016 in Art @ Discovery No Comments

Bold and colorful works of Milford artist Michael Galullo will adorn the Art walls at Discovery Museum and Planetarium (4450 Park Avenue, Bridgeport) December 1 through mid-Winter. Open to the public, an Artists Reception will launch the show on Thursday, December 1 from 6 to 9PM, with refreshments and conversations with the artist. With a

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We are Thankful!

Posted by John Chamberlain on November 23, 2016 in Uncategorized No Comments

This is the season for reflecting on and sharing your thanks with family and friends. At Discovery Museum, we are thankful for the look of wonder and the spark of excitement that flash across young learners’ faces when they are engaged in a fun activity, building, making, exploring, and understanding the world around them. On

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A Fun Fall at Discovery

Posted by Alex Cannon on November 7, 2016 in Uncategorized No Comments

Thanks to all who joined us for a host of fun events this fall! Starting on October 1st, Discovery hosted a series of special events, including: October 1: Explore! Innovate! Play! – a #FREEday of fun hands-on STEM learning fun at the Museum featuring volunteers and free books with Pitney Bowes, Pitney Bowes Foundation, and

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