Apr 26  TBA
$5 Movie Night at Warren Theatre Old Town
Location: 353 N. Mead

Every Wednesday evening is $5 movie night at the Warren Theatre in Old Town. No other discounts or special ticket offers will be accepted on Wednesdays. Excludes Director's Suite. 3D Tickets are $8.00.

Apr 26  TBA
Barleycorn's Happy Hour Trivia Night
Location: Barleycorn's - 608 E Douglas Ave
Contact Phone: (316) 866-6792

Join Barleycorn's as they host their Happy Hour Trivia Night. Every Wednesday they host a trivia night for anyone to participate. Each Trivia Night is free and open to the public.

This event is 21 and over.

Apr 26  TBA
Kansas Kids Preschool Class
Location: Exploration Place - 300 N McLean Blvd.
Contact Email: discover@exploration.org    Phone: 3166600620

Kansas Kids Preschool Class
Ages 3 - 5
Wednesdays, 10:30 - 11:30 a.m.

Investigate, discover and question with your Kansas Kid. Read a story, take part in dramatic play, hands-on experiments and activities in the exhibits.

January: Sensational STEM
4          Magnificent Magnetism
11        Static and Electricity
18        Build It and Break It
25        Robots and Inventions

February: Discover the Ice Age
1          Glaciers and Tar Pits
8          Mega Mammals
15        Cool it Down
22        Staying Warm

March: Vietnam’s Tet Festival
1          Food
8          Colors and Clothes
15        Fireworks and Friends
29        Lion Dance and the Year of the Rooster

April: Kansas Creations
5          Kansas Mammals (Bison and Other Mammals)
12        Bugs and Insects
19        Wonderful Weather
26        Kansas Nature - Open Exploration

May: Fun with Food
3          What’s Cooking?
10        Shapes in Food
17        Healthy Food
24        Farm to Table

Apr 26  9:00 am
1 Million Cups
Location: WSU Old Town - 238 N. Mead St.

Entrepreneurs present their companies and innovative ideas to a diverse audience of their peers, mentors, educators and advisors. Each presenter has six minutes followed by a question-and-answer session.

Apr 26  10:00 am
Discover the Ice Age
Location: Exploration Place - 300 N McLean Blvd.
Contact Email: discover@exploration.org    Phone: (316) 660-0600

Travel back in time to a frigid world where woolly mammoths, dire wolves, saber-toothed cats, massive bears and cave people roam. Encounter how these animals and humans adapt to this world through life-sized animatronics. Touch real fossils from this time period. Examine cave drawings found throughout Europe.

Discover the Ice Age is produced by Imagine Exhibitions.

Apr 26  10:00 am
Explore Kansas
Location: Exploration Place - 300 N McLean Blvd.
Contact Email: discover@exploration.org    Phone: 316-660-0600

Explore Kansas
Experience new exhibit elements that focus on our state’s land, water, weather and the life it supports, both past and present. Encounter bison and throw chips into a simulated fire. In the new storm chaser vehicle, discover how weather instruments work – measure speed, humidity, storm direction and more. In the new aquifer, determine your personal water use and learn ideas for steps to conserve this precious resource.

 

Apr 26  1:30 pm
Senior Wednesday
Location: Exploration Place - 300 N McLean Blvd.
Contact Email: discover@exploration.org    Phone: 3166600600

Senior Wednesday
1:30 p.m.
Admission: $4 (plus tax)
Located in the Kemper Creative Learning Studio

Science of Snowflakes
January 25
Investigate what makes snowflakes unique and special.

Vietnam Ceremonial Customs
February 22
Explore Vietnam's rich wedding customs through video, clothing, artifacts and live interactions.

Vietnamese Cuisine
March 22
Make your own spring roll with our Vietnamese volunteers.

Fossils of the Pleistocene Epoch
April 26
Meet Dr. David Hughes (WSU) and encounter Kansas fossils from the ice age.

Kansas Weather Wonders
May 24
Discover the science of Kansas weather and why we've come to expect the unexpected.

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