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Today's programming at the Indiana State Museum

08/12/2018, 9:55 AM to 10:55 AM


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Every day, find new and exciting ways to explore the world around you through hands-on activities at the Indiana State Museum. Here's what you'll uncover today:

Physics of Flight 15-minute activity
August 19 is National Aviation Day! Be prepared by learning all about the physics of flight in this activity series. This week is all about air resistance!
11 a.m., 1 p.m. & 3 p.m. in the R.B. Annis Naturalist’s Lab

Mix, Measure, Make 15-minute demonstration
A pinch of this and a smidgen of that! Explore how Indiana’s pioneers created meals for their families. 
12 p.m. & 2p.m. in Heritage Corner

Balloon Rockets 15-minute activity
Celebrate the spirit of aviation by experimenting with the science of thrust. Watch your balloon rocket zoom! 
11:30 a.m. & 3:30 p.m. in the Creativity Studio