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Events Programs

The mission of the Discovery Center for Science and Technology is to create excitement about learning science in an environment the promotes curiosity, exploration, discovery and creation. .

Fulfilling Mission

The Museum Without Walls hands on programs (outreach and community events) has served the community in general on a continuing basis for 20 years. For information on each program click on the link to the left.

These programs are staffed by approximatley100 scientists, engineers, business people, and teachers who volunteer their time to this worthwhile endeavor.

Population serviced by our outreach programs:

Discovery Teens

352

Family Science Night

38.605
Reading Awakens Young Scientists (RAYS)
6,461
Science Theatre
73,264
Starlab
46,573
Science Speaker Series

3,680

   
Total served in primary outreach programs 168,935
Total served through community events
Tinkering Zone, Math Midway, Math Matters, Earth Days, Super Science Sundays
41,297
 
Total served through miscellaneous workshops
Teacher Training, Museum Educator Workshops, Molecular Mania 2,030
   

TOTAL POPULATION SERVED by The Discovery Center 1995-2014

212,262

Who Attends Discovery Center Programs? The majority of children are from Ventura and the Conejo and San Fernando Valleys. In addition we regularly draw schools and home schoolers from outside the local area from Santa Barbara to El Segundo to Glendale.

*International Science Center Award for Innovation for RAYS: Honorable mention given by the Association of Science and Technology Centers in Washington DC. The competition included 350 + science centers from around the world.

 
 
 
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