Welcome to the Discovery Center!
"The mission of The Discovery Center of the Southern Tier is to develop the intellectual, physical and emotional well-being of the children of the Southern Tier through participatory exhibits and programs. These exhibits engage the senses, challenge the mind and offer a diverse framework for discovery in the arts, sciences and humanities."
On Monday, October 10, become an explorer! Create your own compass and spyglass to search the museum for the New World! Step into the lab for sink or float science! Enjoy a taste of the New World! All activities free with museum admission. Special programing from 11am-2pm.
Saturday, October 22nd! It’s time for a full day of fun at the area’s largest children’s Halloween Party, our Haunted Halloween Hallows! The Decker School of Nursing will have you spellbound with Healthy Halloween Fair activities, create some wicked fun crafts and be entertained by Dr. Noggins’ mad scientist Halloween experiments! Enjoy lunch in our […]
On Friday, November 11, explore the branches of the military through games, crafts, and activities. Honor local veterans with DC made thank you cards and add to our collaborative flag! All activities are free with museum admission. Special programing from 11am to 2pm.
Saturday, November 19th! A valid library card is all you need for our annual FREE day of fun at BookFest. This year’s guest author is David Hyde Costello and the featured book is “I Can Help.” Join David for workshops and book signings throughout the day (registration required for workshops). You are sure to have fun with crafts, […]