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  • Gross Out!
    9:00 AM-4:00 PM
    2016.08.01

    Exploration Place, 300 N McLean Blvd, Wichita, KS, United States

    Exploration Place, 300 N McLean Blvd, Wichita, KS, United States
    Summer CampsEntering Grades 1 - 69 a.m. - 4 p.m.Gross Out!August 1 - 5Sift through snot, sniff out body odors and dissect hearts, eyes and brains – all in the name of science! Identify which gross body functions are normal and which are not.Prices (per person, per week)Member: $125Nonmember: $140Click here or call 316.660.0620 to register today.
  • Fantastic Layered Images
    9:00 AM-4:00 PM
    2016.08.01

    Exploration Place, 300 N McLean Blvd, Wichita, KS, United States

    Exploration Place, 300 N McLean Blvd, Wichita, KS, United States
    TinkerTech Summer EdventuresEntering Grades 7 - 129 a.m. - 4 p.m.Fantastic Layered ImagesAugust 1 - 5Layer images with ink, paint and a gel printing plate. Explore digital layers in Photoshop. Share your work on Pixel Time’s website photo gallery.Class instruction by Pixel Time.Prices (per person, per week)Member: $185Nonmember: $225Click here or call 316.660.0620 to register.
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  • Gross Out!
    9:00 AM-4:00 PM
    2016.08.02

    Exploration Place, 300 N McLean Blvd, Wichita, KS, United States

    Exploration Place, 300 N McLean Blvd, Wichita, KS, United States
    Summer CampsEntering Grades 1 - 69 a.m. - 4 p.m.Gross Out!August 1 - 5Sift through snot, sniff out body odors and dissect hearts, eyes and brains – all in the name of science! Identify which gross body functions are normal and which are not.Prices (per person, per week)Member: $125Nonmember: $140Click here or call 316.660.0620 to register today.
  • Fantastic Layered Images
    9:00 AM-4:00 PM
    2016.08.02

    Exploration Place, 300 N McLean Blvd, Wichita, KS, United States

    Exploration Place, 300 N McLean Blvd, Wichita, KS, United States
    TinkerTech Summer EdventuresEntering Grades 7 - 129 a.m. - 4 p.m.Fantastic Layered ImagesAugust 1 - 5Layer images with ink, paint and a gel printing plate. Explore digital layers in Photoshop. Share your work on Pixel Time’s website photo gallery.Class instruction by Pixel Time.Prices (per person, per week)Member: $185Nonmember: $225Click here or call 316.660.0620 to register.
  • Splash It!
    9:30 AM-11:30 AM
    2016.08.02

    Exploration Place, 300 N McLean Blvd, Wichita, KS, United States

    Exploration Place, 300 N McLean Blvd, Wichita, KS, United States
    NEW! Preschool Summer EdventuresTuesday - Thursday9:30 - 11:30 a.m.Age 4 - entering KindergartenAugust 1 - 5Splash It! Wonderful, Wet WaterUnlock water’s unique properties and discover where on earth we find this precious resource.PricesMember: $45Nonmember: $55Sign up for all 3 Preschool Summer Edventures and get a 15% discount!Cannot be combined with Early Bird Discount.
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  • Gross Out!
    9:00 AM-4:00 PM
    2016.08.03

    Exploration Place, 300 N McLean Blvd, Wichita, KS, United States

    Exploration Place, 300 N McLean Blvd, Wichita, KS, United States
    Summer CampsEntering Grades 1 - 69 a.m. - 4 p.m.Gross Out!August 1 - 5Sift through snot, sniff out body odors and dissect hearts, eyes and brains – all in the name of science! Identify which gross body functions are normal and which are not.Prices (per person, per week)Member: $125Nonmember: $140Click here or call 316.660.0620 to register today.
  • Fantastic Layered Images
    9:00 AM-4:00 PM
    2016.08.03

    Exploration Place, 300 N McLean Blvd, Wichita, KS, United States

    Exploration Place, 300 N McLean Blvd, Wichita, KS, United States
    TinkerTech Summer EdventuresEntering Grades 7 - 129 a.m. - 4 p.m.Fantastic Layered ImagesAugust 1 - 5Layer images with ink, paint and a gel printing plate. Explore digital layers in Photoshop. Share your work on Pixel Time’s website photo gallery.Class instruction by Pixel Time.Prices (per person, per week)Member: $185Nonmember: $225Click here or call 316.660.0620 to register.
  • Splash It!
    9:30 AM-11:30 AM
    2016.08.03

    Exploration Place, 300 N McLean Blvd, Wichita, KS, United States

    Exploration Place, 300 N McLean Blvd, Wichita, KS, United States
    NEW! Preschool Summer EdventuresTuesday - Thursday9:30 - 11:30 a.m.Age 4 - entering KindergartenAugust 1 - 5Splash It! Wonderful, Wet WaterUnlock water’s unique properties and discover where on earth we find this precious resource.PricesMember: $45Nonmember: $55Sign up for all 3 Preschool Summer Edventures and get a 15% discount!Cannot be combined with Early Bird Discount.
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  • Fantastic Layered Images
    9:00 AM-4:00 PM
    2016.08.04

    Exploration Place, 300 N McLean Blvd, Wichita, KS, United States

    Exploration Place, 300 N McLean Blvd, Wichita, KS, United States
    TinkerTech Summer EdventuresEntering Grades 7 - 129 a.m. - 4 p.m.Fantastic Layered ImagesAugust 1 - 5Layer images with ink, paint and a gel printing plate. Explore digital layers in Photoshop. Share your work on Pixel Time’s website photo gallery.Class instruction by Pixel Time.Prices (per person, per week)Member: $185Nonmember: $225Click here or call 316.660.0620 to register.
  • Gross Out!
    9:00 AM-4:00 PM
    2016.08.04

    Exploration Place, 300 N McLean Blvd, Wichita, KS, United States

    Exploration Place, 300 N McLean Blvd, Wichita, KS, United States
    Summer CampsEntering Grades 1 - 69 a.m. - 4 p.m.Gross Out!August 1 - 5Sift through snot, sniff out body odors and dissect hearts, eyes and brains – all in the name of science! Identify which gross body functions are normal and which are not.Prices (per person, per week)Member: $125Nonmember: $140Click here or call 316.660.0620 to register today.
  • Splash It!
    9:30 AM-11:30 AM
    2016.08.04

    Exploration Place, 300 N McLean Blvd, Wichita, KS, United States

    Exploration Place, 300 N McLean Blvd, Wichita, KS, United States
    NEW! Preschool Summer EdventuresTuesday - Thursday9:30 - 11:30 a.m.Age 4 - entering KindergartenAugust 1 - 5Splash It! Wonderful, Wet WaterUnlock water’s unique properties and discover where on earth we find this precious resource.PricesMember: $45Nonmember: $55Sign up for all 3 Preschool Summer Edventures and get a 15% discount!Cannot be combined with Early Bird Discount.
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  • Gross Out!
    9:00 AM-4:00 PM
    2016.08.05

    Exploration Place, 300 N McLean Blvd, Wichita, KS, United States

    Exploration Place, 300 N McLean Blvd, Wichita, KS, United States
    Summer CampsEntering Grades 1 - 69 a.m. - 4 p.m.Gross Out!August 1 - 5Sift through snot, sniff out body odors and dissect hearts, eyes and brains – all in the name of science! Identify which gross body functions are normal and which are not.Prices (per person, per week)Member: $125Nonmember: $140Click here or call 316.660.0620 to register today.
  • Fantastic Layered Images
    9:00 AM-4:00 PM
    2016.08.05

    Exploration Place, 300 N McLean Blvd, Wichita, KS, United States

    Exploration Place, 300 N McLean Blvd, Wichita, KS, United States
    TinkerTech Summer EdventuresEntering Grades 7 - 129 a.m. - 4 p.m.Fantastic Layered ImagesAugust 1 - 5Layer images with ink, paint and a gel printing plate. Explore digital layers in Photoshop. Share your work on Pixel Time’s website photo gallery.Class instruction by Pixel Time.Prices (per person, per week)Member: $185Nonmember: $225Click here or call 316.660.0620 to register.
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  • Children's Spanish Program
    10:10 AM-10:30 AM
    2016.08.10

    Exploration Place, 300 N McLean Blvd, Wichita, KS, United States

    Exploration Place, 300 N McLean Blvd, Wichita, KS, United States
    Adult and Toddler (Ages 1 - 4)Learn Spanish vocabulary, such as colors and numbers, through song and play. Instruction provided by Zinta Inspired Language. Limit 30. First come, first served. Included in general museum admission, free for members.Wednesdays • 10:10 - 10:30 a.m.

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  • Drink with the Dinos
    7:00 PM-10:00 PM
    2016.08.12

    Exploration Place, 300 N McLean Blvd, Wichita, KS, United States

    Exploration Place, 300 N McLean Blvd, Wichita, KS, United States
    Friday, Aug. 127 - 10 p.m. For adults 21 and olderSip your favorite adult beverage with your new prehistoric friends from the national traveling exhibit DINOSAURS IN MOTION. Take part in fun activities and find out dino facts, such as could these creatures get tipsy.Prices - Member: $12/Nonmember: $15Includes one drink ticket
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  • TOT Tuesday
    10:30 AM-3:53 PM
    2016.08.16

    Exploration Place, 300 N McLean Blvd, Wichita, KS, United States

    Exploration Place, 300 N McLean Blvd, Wichita, KS, United States
    Little Explorers Playgroup3rd Tuesday of the month10:30 - 11:30 a.m.Ages 2 - 5Enjoy early childhood educational experiences at Exploration Place, Sedgwick County Zoo, Wichita WATER Center and others.TOT Tuesday at Exploration Place is included in general museum admission, free for members.
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  • Senior Wednesday
    1:30 PM-2:30 PM
    2016.08.24

    Exploration Place, 300 N McLean Blvd, Wichita, KS, United States

    Exploration Place, 300 N McLean Blvd, Wichita, KS, United States
    Ancient ReptilesTear into interesting facts about the mighty pteranodon, the Flying State Fossil of Kansas, with paleontologist and author, Mike Everhart.Admission: $4 (plus tax)Located in the Kemper Creative Learning Studio 
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  • The Aquifer
    All day
    2016.08.27

    Exploration Place, 300 N McLean Blvd, Wichita, KS, United States

    Exploration Place, 300 N McLean Blvd, Wichita, KS, United States
    Located in Exploring Our Only HomeOpens Saturday, Aug. 27Examine the inner workings of this natural water source that runs deep below the ground across the state. Measure personal water use and find steps to conserve. Investigate the link between technology and water. Find out what influences the amount of water found in aquifers.Made possible in part by the Institute of Museum and Library Services.Included in general museum admission, free for members.
  • The Big Splash
    10:00 AM-5:00 PM
    2016.08.27

    Exploration Place, 300 N McLean Blvd, Wichita, KS, United States

    Exploration Place, 300 N McLean Blvd, Wichita, KS, United States
    Dive into why water is such a precious resource in our state as you examine the inner workings of an aquifer, the newest element in the Exploring Our Only Home gallery.Plus, enjoy special water activities presented by The Water Center, Great Plains Nature Center and more.This project was made possible in part by the Institute of Museum and Library Services.Included in general museum admission, free for members.
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