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Ultimate Dinosaurs in Des Moines

Ultimate Dinosaurs in Des Moines

Oct 13, 2014

The second Friday of the month showcases $5.00 Family Night at Science Center of Iowa. There are workshops for members, if you sign up in advance. They sell out quickly! You can also see a $5.00 IMAX film (Flying Monsters opened Friday night), or enjoy a $5.00 burger basket from the Food Chain Cafe. It is ideal for Science Center members, families on a budget,...

After Des Moines Mini Maker Faire

After Des Moines Mini Maker Faire

Sep 8, 2014

The first ever Des Moines Mini Maker Faire happened on Labor Day at Science Center of Iowa. The event brought all types of people together. The event was highly successful and attendance was over 2,600 people. Children and families came together to learn about all types of making, technology, engineering and science. Guitar Center hosted three Music Labs where...

The Des Moines Mini Maker Faire

The Des Moines Mini Maker Faire

Aug 25, 2014

Some of the greatest entrepreneurs in the world started by making. They would break things, tear them apart, and discover how they worked and how they could be recreated. Many of these entrepreneurs and makers have often been ostracized and judged. However, many of them became multi-millionaires and billionaires. They are, in my opinion, the new rock stars for...

Des Moines Summer Bucket List

Des Moines Summer Bucket List

Aug 18, 2014

This past week, my Facebook feed was clogged with photos of kids heading back to school. (Seriously, way too soon, right?) It feels surreal that summer is almost over and we’ll soon be welcoming football, tailgating and pumpkin-spiced everything and trading in flip-flops for boots. Am I the only one so not ready for this?! Before kissing the dog days of...

May the Fourth Be With You

May the Fourth Be With You

May 2, 2014

Want an out-of-this-world wedding?? Express your love with our May the Fourth Star Wars wedding packages! Tie the knot or renew your vows in the Science Center of Iowa‘s beautiful Star Theater planetarium, complete with Princess Leia or Darth Vader as your officiant. May the Fourth wedding packages start at only $400 – these prices are only good for...