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Canal Nights: STEAM Night

06/06/2018, 6:00 PM to 8:00 PM

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Join us as we celebrate summer nights out on our Canal Terrace for free activities and family fun Wednesday evenings in June and July from 6 to 8 p.m. Enjoy games, art, science and fun! Exercise your competitive side on game night or discover the science of bubbles through wacky water experiments. Each Wednesday offers a different kind of hands-on experience!

June 6 – STEAM Night
June 13 – Nature Play Days
June 27 – Build It!
July 4 – Boom and Sparkle (Art and science inspired by fireworks)
July 11 – Water Science
July 18 – Game Night + Member Night
July 25 – Jump,  Skip and Play (fitness night)

Canal nights are free and open to the public, though museum galleries remain closed. All activities take place outside on the canal side of the museum. In case of rain, the event will relocate inside to the Gov. Frank & Judy O'Bannon Great Hall. Parking is available in the White River State Park underground garage, and visitors will receive $5 parking with validation.