Date(s) - Saturday, August 8
10:00 am - 1:00 pm
Museum of Life and Science
We wrap up Summer Reading with a fun-filled day at Durham’s Museum of Life and Science. Come see Sciencetellers, Mad Science, The Amazing Teacher and enjoy all the museum has to offer.
Visit any DCL location to pick up your free ticket to the Summer Reading Finale. A limited number of tickets will be available at the door. One ticket per Summer Reading registrant. No ticket required for children under 2 years of age.
10 a.m., The Amazing Teacher – Not Every Hero Wears a Cape!
Heroes! They are the stuff of great stories, legends and books. They are also part of everyday life. Not every hero wears a cape. Stand Tall is an amazing show about real-life heroes. Being a hero isn’t about costumes, special powers or being faster than a speeding bullet … it is about making wise choices.
11 a.m., Sciencetellers – “Superheroes”
Throw on your lab coat and get ready to experience forces and reactions through several exciting, hands-on experiments that will have you laughing, learning and having fun! Enjoy this spectacular adventure and be swept away to a place where truly ‘super’ heroes really do exist!
12 Noon, Mad Science – “Soaring with Superheroes”
Super powers aren’t just for superheroes. Summer readers will see a child levitate. Discover the secrets behinds super strength through the power of air pressure. Using scientific principles things will go flying! See the Mad Scientist perform amazing experiments which will surprise the bad guys.