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October 5 @ 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm$125
Click here to see our live and silent auction items. Even if you cannot attend the gala, you can bid (and win!) silent auction items. You can also support STEM education and the Discovery Museum by making a donation through our event platform on GiveSmart. (DMGala2019.givesmart.com)
Join us at the Discovery Museum for an evening of celestial celebration with festive cocktails, hors d’oeuvres, raw bar, and a fabulous live and silent auction!
Discovery’s annual gala to support dynamic, hands-on STEM experiences in our community
Saturday, October 5, 6 – 9 pm
Discovery Museum, 4450 Park Avenue, Bridgeport CT 06604
Admission: $125 per person
Gala of Lights Honorees:
Hisham Alnajjar, Ph.D.
Director, NASA Connecticut Space Grant Consortium
U.S. Representative for Connecticut’s 4th Congressional District
Kathleen Ryan Mufson
President, Pitney Bowes Foundation
Jani Macari Pallis, Ph.D.
Associate Professor of Mechanical Engineering, University of Bridgeport School of Engineering
Gala of Lights Sponsors:
Vance and Nancy Hancock
Hatfield Insurance Agency
Hocon Industrial Gas
Newtown Savings Bank
Maria and Bob Panza
Park City Honey
People’s United Bank
Sacred Heart University
Standard Oil of Connecticut
Tito’s Handmade Vodka
White Rose Home Healthcare Agency
Debby and David Zieff
Sponsorship packages are still available. Click here for more information or contact Laura Stern, Development Director at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Tito’s Handmade Vodka is the preferred vodka for Discovery’s Gala of Lights.