Happy Pioneer Day! Let’s celebrate by making this tasty dessert and do a fun science experiment.
Today we are learning about simple machines. Simple machines are devices with few or no moving parts that make work easier. Without the help of simple machines, a lot of the things we do would be much more difficult!
Summer in Utah is warming up fast! A great way to beat the heat is with a cool and yummy treat! This is a fun way to get your kids into in the kitchen to help you make something healthy and delicious. You can you use many different kinds of fruit and fun molds, so get creative and stay cool!
Do you know that 90% of bees are solitary bees? Unlike Queen Steve and her hive, solitary bees live alone out in the wild. Solitary bees don’t make honey, but they are responsible for pollinating a majority of wild plants and 30% of agricultural crops.
Today we are going to make objects fly with air pressure! Air takes up space, just like all matter, and when it pushes on something it can have a big effect! Here at Discovery Gateway Children’s Museum, we can see this happening in the ball tubes in our Pollinator. The plastic balls are heavier than air, but the air can still push them through the tubes by putting pressure on them.
Class Name Tuesdays | 11 am, 12, 2 & 3 pm Become a master storyteller and develop your child’s critical thinking skills during this class. Class for children 18 months – 3 years. Parents must remain with their child during entire session. Sign up to participate at the Information Desk. Limit 12 students per class.
Join us for our annual fundraiser, the Bumble Bee Bash! This family-friendly event offers fun, food, drinks and of course play!
Our friends from the Wasatch Beekeepers will be buzzing into the museum to teach and answer questions about beekeeping!
The flowers are blooming, and the bees are back! Join us for a celebration of the bees’ return and their big Bee-Day! Our special guests, the Wasatch Beekeepers, will be here to welcome back the Live Hive honey bee colony with a fun day of buzzworthy activities, including naming the Queen bee and giveaways!
Discovery Gateway’s leadership staff, and the members of the executive committee of the board, have chosen to honor Deputy Mayor of County Services and Chief Administrative Officer for Salt Lake County Erin Litvack with the 2018 Community Bee Award.
Children’s Museum inspires children to imagine what they can “bee”come with a family-friendly fundraising event on September 23 from 5 – 8 pm.
Children’s museum celebrates 10 years at its Gateway Center location with a fundraising event to benefit low-income and at risk families.