Entertainment & Events
Science Fun for all ages; September at Reuben H. Fleet ScienceCenter
Celebrate National Grandparents Day at the Fleet!
Come to the Fleet on Grandparents Day, Sunday, September 8. Grandparents and their grandkids enjoy free gallery admission on this day, thanks to ScholarShare, to enjoy hands-on science fun and special activities, like a Discovery Dig in Kid City.
Sunday, September 8, 10 a.m. to 6 p.m.
Member Discounts for “The Sky Tonight”
Curious about astronomy? Use your Membership to purchase discounted tickets. Better still: Adventurer ($150) members and above receive free admission. Reservations: (619) 238-1233 .
One more reason that membership is the best way to enjoy all of the Fleet! Not yet a member? Find out how to join!
DIY Aerodynamics From North Star Science Store!
Come see On the Fly: Technology Takes Off, then take home your own Hubsan x4 or Parrot AR.Drone 2.0 quadricopter, or pilot a Flash Fighter or Copter. Shoot off a Meteor Rocket; launch a FlyroGyro, Jetfire Gliders, an X-Stream aircraft or a Batwing flyer; or build your own craft (or dragon) from The Flying Machine Book or a Klutz DIY guide!
Evolution of Education
Attention, teachers! The Fleet is rolling out some great new programs this year! Need something to do before an IMAX? Take a guided tour of the exhibit space with a knowledgeable Fleet employee. Want an educator to visit your school? Check out our Science to Go and Science Station Investigation programs. Everything you need to know can be found on our website or in our Education Resource Guide. Take a look!
Buh-Bye, Polar Bears. Eeeh-Eeeeeh: Hello, Dolphins!
Don’t miss To The Arctic before it melts away! Then Dolphins makes a splash in the Heikoff Giant Dome Theater for a limited run starting September 6. From the dazzling coral reefs of the Bahamas to wind-swept Patagonia, swim with inquisitive Atlantic spotted dolphins, acrobatic dusky dolphins and the familiar bottlenose dolphin.
To The Arctic plays through Tuesday, September 3 (plus IMAX en Español on September 15). Dolphins plays daily, September 6-30 only.