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Family Friday Night

Family Friday Night

Admission is $10.95 for all ages 2 and up on the last Friday of the month from 5:00pm to 9:00pm!


Based on the book Five Green and Speckled Frogs by Priscilla Burris. Frogs are interesting animals! Come hop, jump, and ribbit as we discover these amazing creatures.

  • Grade Level: 18-36mos


Participants see how iron fillings suspended in a liquid form an interesting creation called ferrofluid, which, when placed near a strong magnet, create interesting designs/forms.

Frenzied Fleas

Students test the effects of drugs like caffeine and sleeping pills on the heart rate of a live water flea. Concepts: human anatomy & physiology, dose-response curves, drug toxicity.

  • Grade Levels: Grades 6-12
  • Number of Students: 12 - 18 per session

Funky Fruit Flies

Students explore how genes impact drug response by observing live wildtype and mutant drosophila exposed to alcohol. Concepts: molecular biology, pharmacogenomics, personal health.

  • Grade Levels: Grades 6-12
  • Number of Students: 12 - 18 per session

Fun on the Farm

With a BAA and a MOO and a COCK–A–DOODLE Do, promenade to COSI, two by two! Use your senses to explore in this down-on-the-farm experience. Based on Barnyard Dance by Sandra Boynton.

  • Program Date(s):
  • Thursday, August 7, 2014 (10am–11am)
  • Sunday, August 10, 2014 (3:30pm–4:30pm)

Farm Days Member-Only Hours Saturday, 09 August 2014 Farm Days Member-Only Hours