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The Scranton Times-Tribune
Rosh Hashana begins at sundownfaith has developed over thousands of years that can comfort, support and unite
The Scranton Times-Tribune / Posted 7 hours ago
faith has developed over thousands of years that can comfort, support and unite us.” Rabbi Benny Rapoport, Chabad’s Jewish Discovery Center, Clarks Summit Rosh Hashana marks the creation of not the world, but the creation of mankind through Adam,... Read more
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WSFA 12 Montgomery
Museums offer free admission for 1 day onlyPensacola, Fla; The City of Fort Walton Beach Heritage Park and Cultural Center
WSFA 12 Montgomery / Posted 22 hours ago
Pensacola, Fla; The City of Fort Walton Beach Heritage Park and Cultural Center in Fort Walton Beach, Fla; and Lynn Meadows Discovery Center in Gulfport, Miss. All content © 2017, WALA; Mobile, AL. (A Meredith Corporation Station). All Rights... Read more
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WTVM 9 Columbus
Museums offer free admission for 1 day onlyPensacola, Fla; The City of Fort Walton Beach Heritage Park and Cultural Center
WTVM 9 Columbus / Posted 22 hours ago
Pensacola, Fla; The City of Fort Walton Beach Heritage Park and Cultural Center in Fort Walton Beach, Fla; and Lynn Meadows Discovery Center in Gulfport, Miss. All content © 2017, WALA; Mobile, AL. (A Meredith Corporation Station). All Rights... Read more
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Aspen Daily News
Snowmass looks to the public for ideas on Base Village community purpose buildingin Base Village after the Aspen Center for Environmental Studies recently decli
Aspen Daily News / Posted yesterday
in Base Village after the Aspen Center for Environmental Studies recently declined to be the lead partner in a science and discovery center, citing the challenge of raising $8-10 million for the project. During their regular meeting Monday night,... Read more
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WRTV Indianapolis
More than 20 Indiana museums offer free admission for Museum Day Live!entry for two people and simply head down to their museum of choice. Participa
WRTV Indianapolis / Posted yesterday
entry for two people and simply head down to their museum of choice. Participating Indianapolis museums include the Indiana Historical Society, Kurt Vonnegut Museum and Library, Conner Prairie and Rhythm! Discovery Center. Top Trend... Read more
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NBC Chicago
Chicago Suburb Named Among Best Places to Live in Americaheadquarters. It was also cited for housing the popular Woodfield Mall, one of
NBC Chicago / Posted yesterday
headquarters. It was also cited for housing the popular Woodfield Mall, one of the largest in the country and the Legoland Discovery Center. The top city on the list was Fishers, Indiana, followed by Allen, Texas; Monterey Park, California;... Read more
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WZZM 13 Grand Rapids
Holland preschool sees expansion, new renovationsspaces, a new family welcome area and gathering space. Little Hawks also renova
WZZM 13 Grand Rapids / Posted yesterday
spaces, a new family welcome area and gathering space. Little Hawks also renovated the existing preschool on the Outdoor Discovery Center's 150-acre nature preserve. “We are excited about the expansion of Little Hawks Discovery Preschool,"... Read more
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Kane County Chronicle
Good Natured: Hickory nuts the jackpot for squirrels, other rodentsThere’s always cookie dough. Pam Otto is the manager of nature programs and in
Kane County Chronicle / Posted 4 days ago
There’s always cookie dough. Pam Otto is the manager of nature programs and interpretive services at the Hickory Knolls Discovery Center, a facility of the St. Charles Park District. She can be reached at 630-513-4346 or potto@stcparks.org.... Read more
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The Topeka Capital-Journal
United Way speaker remembers disaster victims as Topeka volunteers tackle projectsand building carnival games at State Street Elementary School, 500 N.E. Sumner;
The Topeka Capital-Journal / Posted 4 days ago
and building carnival games at State Street Elementary School, 500 N.E. Sumner; building a ship at Kansas Children’s Discovery Center, 4400 S.W. 10th; and painting rooms and landscaping at Polk Plaza, 1312 S.W. Polk. United Way in Greater... Read more
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The Topeka Capital-Journal
United Way speaker remembers disaster victims, volunteers tackle projectsand building carnival games at State Street Elementary School, 500 N.E. Sumner;
The Topeka Capital-Journal / Posted 4 days ago
and building carnival games at State Street Elementary School, 500 N.E. Sumner; building a ship at Kansas Children’s Discovery Center, 4400 S.W. 10th; and painting rooms and landscaping at Polk Plaza, 1312 S.W. Polk. United Way in Greater... Read more
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Jefferson City News Tribune
New name, same loving careby unveiling its new name. As of today, the agency, located at 1002 Myrtle Ave
Jefferson City News Tribune / Posted 5 days ago
by unveiling its new name. As of today, the agency, located at 1002 Myrtle Ave., will be known as Little Explorers Discovery Center. "I have worked here for 34 years, so I've seen a lot of change," LEDC Director Donna Scheidt said. "I... Read more
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Daytona Beach News-Journal
10 places to go if the power is out after Hurricane Irmaor call 386-586-0773. Take in the area waterways. Whether on a kayak or a pont
Daytona Beach News-Journal / Posted 5 days ago
or call 386-586-0773. Take in the area waterways. Whether on a kayak or a pontoon boat tour, New Smyrna Beach's Marine Discovery Center, 520 Barracuda Blvd., offers a number of ways to explore the outdoors. For rates and tour information, go to... Read more
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Stamford Advocate
The 6 best destinations in Riviera Mayafrom the private marina and go fishing. Or, if you're up for a bit more adventu
Stamford Advocate / Posted 5 days ago
from the private marina and go fishing. Or, if you're up for a bit more adventure, go swim with dolphins at the Dolphin Discovery Center. If staying on land and taking in the tropical scenery is more your speed, you can enjoy playing a round of... Read more
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Connecticut Post
The 6 best destinations in Riviera Mayafrom the private marina and go fishing. Or, if you're up for a bit more adventu
Connecticut Post / Posted 5 days ago
from the private marina and go fishing. Or, if you're up for a bit more adventure, go swim with dolphins at the Dolphin Discovery Center. If staying on land and taking in the tropical scenery is more your speed, you can enjoy playing a round of... Read more
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The Topeka Capital-Journal
Debra and Randy Clayton, Susan Garlinghouse, Philip Morse, Brent Boles named to Junior Achievement of Kansas Business Hallof Clayton Financial Services Inc.; Susan Garlinghouse, founder of Topeka Colle
The Topeka Capital-Journal / Posted 7 days ago
of Clayton Financial Services Inc.; Susan Garlinghouse, founder of Topeka Collegiate School and the Kansas Children’s Discovery Center; and Philip Charles Morse, founder of Phil Morse Homes and co-founder of KS Commercial Real Estate. Morse... Read more
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The Topeka Capital-Journal
Debra and Randy Clayton, Susan Garlinghouse, Phillip Morse, Brent Boles named to Junior Achievement of Kansas Business Hallof Clayton Financial Services Inc.; Susan Garlinghouse, founder of Topeka Colle
The Topeka Capital-Journal / Posted 7 days ago
of Clayton Financial Services Inc.; Susan Garlinghouse, founder of Topeka Collegiate School and the Kansas Children’s Discovery Center; and Phillip Charles Morse, founder of Phil Morse Homes and co-founder of KS Commercial Real Estate. Morse... Read more
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The Aspen Times
Aspen Center for Environmental Studies declines partnership with Town of Snowmass for Base Village building 6due diligence on the feasibility of ACES leading the fundraising, the programmi
The Aspen Times / Posted 8 days ago
due diligence on the feasibility of ACES leading the fundraising, the programming, the build out and the content of the Discovery Center," ACES Executive Director Chris Lane said to the town council, "The ACES board of trustees have concluded... Read more
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Kane County Chronicle
Good Natured: Monarch super generation gets ready to take flightat www.learner.org/jnorth/. Pam Otto is the manager of nature programs and int
Kane County Chronicle / Posted 10 days ago
at www.learner.org/jnorth/. Pam Otto is the manager of nature programs and interpretive services at the Hickory Knolls Discovery Center, a facility of the St. Charles Park District. She can be reached at 630-513-4346 or potto@stcparks.org.... Read more
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Kane County Chronicle
St. Charles Park District: 'Tree-mendous Thursdays taking place at Hickory Knolls Discovery Centertime period. So, why not get a jumpstart on the weekend by having some fun on “
Kane County Chronicle / Posted 12 days ago
time period. So, why not get a jumpstart on the weekend by having some fun on “Tree-mendous Thursdays” at Hickory Knolls Discovery Center in St. Charles? The center is even offering extended hours (4 to 8 p.m.) through Oct. 26 to help maximize... Read more
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Metro Silicon Valley
Rising Coasts | Gary Griggs | Coasts in Crisis | Environmentwith organizations or facilities who work on public education and coastal or oc
Metro Silicon Valley / Posted 12 days ago
with organizations or facilities who work on public education and coastal or ocean conservation: the Seymour Marine Discovery Center and Sanctuary Exploration Center, Save Our Shores, Surfriders, and many others who are working to improve... Read more
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The Mercury News
Free Community Day at Seymour Marine Discovery Center in Santa Cruzresearch without diving into your wallet, check out the free community day this
The Mercury News / Posted 12 days ago
research without diving into your wallet, check out the free community day this Friday, Sept. 8, at the Seymour Marine Discovery Center in Santa Cruz. This small museum offers touch pools — you can pet a shark! — exhibits for kids and... Read more
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Aspen Daily News
News in Briefactivities including a dessert table, cotton candy stand, bounce house, face pa
Aspen Daily News / Posted 13 days ago
activities including a dessert table, cotton candy stand, bounce house, face painters, and a petting zoo; Snowmass Ice Age Discovery Center learning station; and local vendors and artisans. There will also be a raffle benefitting the Bridging... Read more
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Aspen Daily News
Without ACES as its partner, town of Snowmass is looking elsewhereBase Village, now that the Aspen Center for Environmental Studies will not be c
Aspen Daily News / Posted 13 days ago
Base Village, now that the Aspen Center for Environmental Studies will not be co-developing the facility as a science and discovery center, a Snowmass Village spokesman said Wednesday. That could include selling Building 6, which was deeded to... Read more
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Aspen Daily News
ACES declines lead role with Discovery Center in Base VillageThe Aspen Center for Environmental Studies will not be the lead partner with th
Aspen Daily News / Posted 14 days ago
The Aspen Center for Environmental Studies will not be the lead partner with the town on its Discovery Center in Base Village, as the challenge of raising $8-10 million to finish and program the building is too great at this time, ACES CEO Chris Lane... Read more
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The Aspen Times
Aspen Center for Environmental Studies declines partnership with Town of Snowmass for Base Village building 6due diligence on the feasibility of ACES leading the fundraising, the programmi
The Aspen Times / Posted 14 days ago
due diligence on the feasibility of ACES leading the fundraising, the programming, the build out and the content of the Discovery Center," ACES Executive Director Chris Lane said to the town council, "The ACES board of trustees have concluded... Read more
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The Topeka Capital-Journal
What’s going on in Topeka this week? Here’s the C-J Extra Calendar for Sept. 6-12, 2017Force ROTC. Information: 272-8681, Ext. 415, or kshs.org/museum. Disney Adult
The Topeka Capital-Journal / Posted 14 days ago
Force ROTC. Information: 272-8681, Ext. 415, or kshs.org/museum. Disney Adult Night, 6:30 to 9:30 p.m., Kansas Children’s Discovery Center, 4400 S.W. 10th Ave. Tickets: $25, must be purchased in advance at http://ow.ly/nXoV30emugA. Story Slam:... Read more
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NJ Biz
Neither rain, nor snow … nor e-commerce: With all pieces in place for megamall, developer Triple Five is ready to move full steam ahead on American Dreamindoor waterpark in New York, there’s no skiing, there’s no indoor ice rink, th
NJ Biz / Posted 14 days ago
indoor waterpark in New York, there’s no skiing, there’s no indoor ice rink, there’s no aquarium … there’s no Lego Discovery Center; you can’t find that in Manhattan. There’s no Kid Zania … so, we signed KidZania, we signed Cinemax, we... Read more
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Daytona Beach News-Journal
3 Things to Do Wednesdayto Sea Squirts, take an afternoon dance or listen to live music ... 1. Sea Squ
Daytona Beach News-Journal / Posted 14 days ago
to Sea Squirts, take an afternoon dance or listen to live music ... 1. Sea Squirts: Spiny Seas Stars, 10-11 a.m., Marine Discovery Center, 520 Barracuda Blvd., New Smyrna Beach. Sea Squirts is a program that introduces marine life to children... Read more
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FOX 17 Grand Rapids
Lego to cut 1,400 jobs and ‘reset company’ after sales dropPhoto from the LEGOLAND Discovery Center Michigan Facebook page COPENHAGEN, De
FOX 17 Grand Rapids / Posted 14 days ago
Photo from the LEGOLAND Discovery Center Michigan Facebook page COPENHAGEN, Denmark (AP) — Danish toy maker Lego will cut 1,400 jobs, or about eight percent of its global workforce, after reporting a rare decline in sales and profits in the first... Read more
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Aspen Daily News
With progress on three buildings, Base Village focus shifts to entranceLimelight, which also includes 11 for-sale condo units; the boutique, three-res
Aspen Daily News / Posted 15 days ago
Limelight, which also includes 11 for-sale condo units; the boutique, three-residence Lumin building; and the town-owned Discovery Center all well under way, the focus can expand to the two fake-front buildings at the resort’s entrance. Long... Read more
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WGN TV Chicago
North suburban man’s life mission is to rescue exotic animalsover a foot long, his growth was severely stunted by the tiny tank he was kept
WGN TV Chicago / Posted 18 days ago
over a foot long, his growth was severely stunted by the tiny tank he was kept in. Under Carmichael’s care at the Wildlife Discovery Center in Lake Forest, Cassanova is back on track and fairly well behaved…well, most days. “We get I can’t tell... Read more
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Daytona Beach News-Journal
Art, crafts and kites: 10 things to do this weekinformation, call 386-490-6989. Introduce marine life to kids Kids ages 2-5 c
Daytona Beach News-Journal / Posted 18 days ago
information, call 386-490-6989. Introduce marine life to kids Kids ages 2-5 can learn about spiny sea stars at the Marine Discovery Center, 520 Barracuda Blvd. New Smyrna Beach, from 10 to 11 a.m. Wednesday. The program costs $5 per child and $5... Read more
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SaukValley.com
DAY TRIP: He’s a soap star – Bubbleologist will delight and amaze at Rockford MusuemDiscovery Center Museum is getting ready to celebrate the joy of bubbles, and y
SaukValley.com / Posted 19 days ago
Discovery Center Museum is getting ready to celebrate the joy of bubbles, and you won’t believe your eyes when you see what the star of show can do with a little soap and water and a lot of imagination. Geoff Akins-Hannah, a magician and... Read more
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Eagle Bulletin
Community Library of Dewitt & Jamesville opensin the making. Patrons got a chance to see what the new freestanding library h
Eagle Bulletin / Posted 20 days ago
in the making. Patrons got a chance to see what the new freestanding library has to offer, which includes a children’s discovery center, The Hive maker space, a large community meeting room, a teen room, an outdoor adult reading garden, a... Read more
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The Topeka Capital-Journal
CJ Extra calendar, Aug. 30-Sept. 5, 2017272-8681, Ext. 415, or kshs.org/museum. Disney Adult Night, 6:30 to 9:30 p.m.
The Topeka Capital-Journal / Posted 20 days ago
272-8681, Ext. 415, or kshs.org/museum. Disney Adult Night, 6:30 to 9:30 p.m. Friday, Sept. 8, Kansas Children’s Discovery Center, 4400 S.W. 10th Ave. Tickets: $25, must be purchased in advance at http://ow.ly/nXoV30emugA. Story Slam:... Read more
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Missoulian
Shelf Life: MPL unveils program series 'A New Way to Library'Sept. 13, from 5:30 to 6:30 p.m. in the Large Meeting Room. Featuring Children’
Missoulian / Posted 23 days ago
Sept. 13, from 5:30 to 6:30 p.m. in the Large Meeting Room. Featuring Children’s Museum Missoula, spectrUM Discovery Center and Tribal Partners. “A New Way to Share: Food, Books, & Community” Wednesday, Sept. 20, from 6:30 to 7:30... Read more
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Detroit Free Press
As shoppers go online, malls undergo dramatic changesinviting spaces. In the past two years, Bloomfield Hills-based Taubman Centers
Detroit Free Press / Posted 24 days ago
inviting spaces. In the past two years, Bloomfield Hills-based Taubman Centers has added the 32,000-square-foot Legoland Discovery Center and 35,000-square-foot Sea Life Michigan Aquarium to Great Lakes Crossing. By October, the company plans to... Read more
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Detroit Free Press
Take a trip to Wisconsin's cranberry marshesworld's largest cranberry cheesecake. Runners burn off calories in the Berry Bo
Detroit Free Press / Posted 24 days ago
world's largest cranberry cheesecake. Runners burn off calories in the Berry Bog 5K Jog. At the Wisconsin Cranberry Discovery Center, open daily spring through fall in Warrens, you'll find out why cranberries float and how they got their... Read more
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The Dalles Chronicle
Looking Back on August 27, 2017engineer about what kind of grate to use. Brett Wilcox, president of Northwest
The Dalles Chronicle / Posted 24 days ago
engineer about what kind of grate to use. Brett Wilcox, president of Northwest Aluminum and a key supporter of the Discovery Center and Museum, is up for chairman of the state Economic Development commission. His name is on a list of the... Read more
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The Topeka Capital-Journal
Manhattan’s downtown rocking 10 years after redevelopmentthe city kicked off a multimillion-dollar redevelopment of downtown. That led t
The Topeka Capital-Journal / Posted 24 days ago
the city kicked off a multimillion-dollar redevelopment of downtown. That led to a conference center and the Flint Hills Discovery Center, which Butler said has been crucial to pulling outsiders to retail and other businesses downtown. Even with... Read more
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Kane County Chronicle
Good Natured: Remembering Ms. Giant Garter snake– and the memory of Ms. Garter. Pam Otto is the manager of nature programs and
Kane County Chronicle / Posted 25 days ago
– and the memory of Ms. Garter. Pam Otto is the manager of nature programs and interpretive services at the Hickory Knolls Discovery Center, a facility of the St. Charles Park District. She can be reached at 630-513-4346 or potto@stcparks.org.... Read more
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WFLX FOX 29
Tragedy strikes pair going to solar eclipsehis wisdom beyond his years..." Sean's family has asked that anyone who is so
WFLX FOX 29 / Posted 25 days ago
his wisdom beyond his years..." Sean's family has asked that anyone who is so inclined to make donations to the Sandoway Discovery Center in Delray Beach in lieu of flowers. Sean volunteered there when he was younger and it represents his love of... Read more
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The Dalles Chronicle
For the Record for August 25, 2017reported in the 4400 block of Highway 30 Thursday afternoon. Caller reported a
The Dalles Chronicle / Posted 25 days ago
reported in the 4400 block of Highway 30 Thursday afternoon. Caller reported a motorist drove into the field between the Discovery Center and Pinewood Mobile Park to get to highway. Caller said this is second time it has happened, and a fence was... Read more
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The Topeka Capital-Journal
What’s going on in Topeka and surrounding areas this week? Here’s our CJ Extra calendar for Aug. 23-29, 20176-7. Information: jillrayna@yahoo.com. “Duty First: 100 Years of the Big Red O
The Topeka Capital-Journal / Posted 26 days ago
6-7. Information: jillrayna@yahoo.com. “Duty First: 100 Years of the Big Red One” exhibit, through Jan. 14, Flint Hills Discovery Center, 315 S. 3rd St., Manhattan. Explore the 100-year history of the 1st Infantry Division through the eyes of... Read more
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The Brown and White
Da Vinci looking to county tax to help back Easton attractionlocal environs, as Da Vinci Science City would do, such as the Monterey Bay Aqu
The Brown and White / Posted 27 days ago
local environs, as Da Vinci Science City would do, such as the Monterey Bay Aquarium in California and Mississippi River Discovery Center in Dubuque, Iowa. "This is the type of thing that EHDD would be really excited about," Ballash... Read more
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The Topeka Capital-Journal
Total-ity worth it: Guests travel across the country to Highland Community College to experience eclipsefor viewing the eclipse a few weeks ago when she was introduced to this particu
The Topeka Capital-Journal / Posted 29 days ago
for viewing the eclipse a few weeks ago when she was introduced to this particular tour. K-State and the Flint Hills Discovery Center partnered for the event. Jonathan Mertz, an event organizer at the discovery center, said 371 people of the... Read more
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Business Wire
Murata Cheerleaders Performing at Tech Dome Penang, Malaysiawitness the impressive capabilities of the Japanese robots! About Tech Dome Pe
Business Wire / Posted 29 days ago
witness the impressive capabilities of the Japanese robots! About Tech Dome PenangTech Dome Penang (TDP) is a science and discovery center situated in Georgetown, Penang. It is a not-for-profit organization established to motivate and inspire... Read more
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KFDA-TV Amarillo
Great American eclipse eventNewsChannel 10 and the Don Harrington Discovery Center partnered today for our
KFDA-TV Amarillo / Posted 29 days ago
NewsChannel 10 and the Don Harrington Discovery Center partnered today for our Great American Eclipse event. People from all across Amarillo came together to take part in the historic moment. "I looked up some articles online how, in a total... Read more
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The Topeka Capital-Journal
Total-ity worth it: Guests travel across the country to Highland Community College to experience eclipsefor viewing the eclipse a few weeks ago when she was introduced to this particu
The Topeka Capital-Journal / Posted 29 days ago
for viewing the eclipse a few weeks ago when she was introduced to this particular tour. K-State and the Flint Hills Discovery Center partnered together for the event. Jonathan Mertz, an event organizer at the discovery center, said 371... Read more
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The News-Times
Hundreds fill Ridgefield park for eclipse viewingthe library had handed out all of its 500 pairs of eclipse glasses to families,
The News-Times / Posted 29 days ago
the library had handed out all of its 500 pairs of eclipse glasses to families, and 300 to 400 partial viewers from the Discovery Center were gone shortly after that. “It’s wild,“ she said. "We had no idea." The library, which has hosted... Read more
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