Tagged: museum of discovery

Museum of Discovery Empowers Kids With Spark!

by Jess Ardrey 11/1/2017 12:01 am

Brooke and Tim Hicks are quick to sell their younger selves out as lovers of the sciences. Now, as the two prepare to co-chair the Museum of Discovery’s fifth annual Spark! event, they find themselves in good company.

Have a Solar Eclipse Picnic With the Museum of Discovery

by Little Rock Soirée Staff 7/31/2017 12:00 am

It's an event 99 years in the making, and there's no one you'd rather spend it with.

9 Events for Weekend Family Fun

by Lydia McAllister 2/16/2017 9:21 am

Keep the good times rolling by attending one of the nine weekend events gracing Little Rock.

Museum of Discovery to Expand Girls in STEM Program

by Lydia McAllister 2/13/2017 7:00 am

The Museum of Discovery said last week that its Girls in STEM program will serve more girls in 2017 and expand to Jonesboro and Pine Bluff thanks to grants from Walmart, Best Buy and the Women's Foundation of Arkansas.

Museum of Discovery Marks 90th Year With New History Exhibit

by Jess Ardrey 1/13/2017 5:05 pm

Ah, science. It only gets better with age.

Kevin Delaney's 'Street Science' Premieres Tonight

by Little Rock Soirée Staff 1/11/2017 12:00 am

Get the popcorn ready, folks.

10 Local Shopping Ideas Inside Little Rock Soirée's 2016 Holiday Gift Guide

by Little Rock Soirée Staff 11/29/2016 12:00 am

A curated selection of great gifts for everyone on your list.

6 Events for Weekend Fun: Arkansas State Fair, Harry Potter Science & More!

by Lydia McAllister 10/13/2016 7:00 am

Head out to the 77th Annual Arkansas State Fair for some delicious funnel cake or escape your Muggle life for the wizarding world at the Museum of Discovery's Harry Potter Science Day.

Harry Potter Science Day Coming to The Museum of Discovery

by Lydia McAllister 10/5/2016 1:55 pm

Hold on to your brooms, folks. Things are about to get magical.

5 Family Events in Little Rock This Weekend: Fishing Derby, Tinkerfest & More

by Lydia McAllister 9/15/2016 8:00 am

If you're already in the whole "Wake me up when September ends" mindset, we have a list of weekend events to perk you up. Do something good for your city by cleaning up at Pinnacle Mountain State Park, walk for the Mothers Against Drunk Drivers event at Murray Park or head downtown for the fifth annual Tinkerfest at the Museum of Discovery.

Video: Kevin Delaney Launches 1,000 Tiny Rockets on 'The Tonight Show'

by Jess Ardrey 6/22/2016 8:45 am

Hold on to your lab coats and umbrella hats. Our favorite rad scientist Kevin Delaney is back on TV blowing stuff up, and we can't get enough.

April Issue Reveal Party

by Arvest Bank 5/27/2016 12:00 am

The Winthrop P. Rockefeller Cancer Institute Envoys threw a family-friendly event at Museum of Discovery for new doctors and special guests. Guests enjoyed beverages and dinner and a special presentation of the April issue of Little Rock Soirée, which featured a story on the Cancer Institute and RockStar Lounge.

15 Mother's Day Events and Activities in Central Arkansas

by Little Rock Family Staff 5/3/2016 11:00 am

Mother’s Day is Sunday, May 8. Here are a few events, brunches and activities where moms are being honored and celebrated around town! Moms can pick up beautiful plants at ACCESS Gardens' plant sale, snag a free manicure at McCain Mall or enjoy a mom-themed storytime with the whole family.

Museum of Discovery, Wal-Mart Partner to Promote Mentors for Women in STEM

by Alexis Crowe 4/13/2016 10:05 am

The Museum of Discovery and the Arkansas STEM Coalition are partnering with Wal-Mart Stores Inc. of Bentonville to introduce "Million Women Mentors" in central Arkansas.

Video: Kevin Delaney Creates Fireballs on 'The Tonight Show'

by Jess Ardrey 3/2/2016 8:45 am

It had been too long since we watched our favorite rad scientist Kevin Delaney blow something up on television. Luckily, that's been remedied.


by Staff 2/2/2016 12:00 am

The Museum of Discovery held Spark!, its annual celebration of science, technology and math, at the museum. Guests enjoyed food and drinks, interactive science stations and auctions. Tami and Dr. Brian Bean served as event co-chairs; Susan Hutchinson as honorary chair. Proceeds benefited MOD’s statewide educational programs.

Celebrate STEM With the Museum of Discovery's Spark! Event

by Jess Ardrey 10/22/2015 6:51 am

This MoD annual event has all the food and finery of a signature affair while putting the "fun" in fundraiser.

Video: Kevin Delaney Explodes Ping Pong Balls on 'The Tonight Show'

by Jess Ardrey 5/27/2015 8:50 am

Who has a beard, a weird wrench and almost gave Jimmy Fallon a heart attack? That would be our resident mad scientist Kevin Delaney from the Museum of Discovery, and we wouldn't have him any other way.

Weekend To-Do List: 13 Ways to Have a Picture Perfect Weekend

by Jess Ardrey 4/30/2015 9:41 am

With a perfect weekend forecast ahead of us, can you blame us for daydreaming a little? Engaging weekend mode now.

Earth Day: 12 Family Activities and Events in Central Arkansas

by Blair Neel and Alison Karrh 4/13/2015 10:45 am

April 22 is the 45th anniversary of Earth Day! Spend time as a family learning about and caring for the Natural State and our beautiful planet at these 10 events and activities.