February 7, 2015 - 11:00 am - 4:00 pm at Science Center of Iowa
401 W. Martin Luther King Jr. Parkway
Interested in learning more about what the life of a female STEM scientist is like? Girls and families of all ages are invited to SCI’s Girls in Science Festival to explore a variety of careers in the “STEM Zones” and connect with female role models and mentors. Attendees also will be able to register for workshops conducted by scientists.
Festival is included with SCI general admission. Registration is not needed for admission to festival.
February 21, 2015 - 10:00 am - 5:00 pm at Science Center of Iowa
401 W Martin Luther King Jr. Parkway
Get ready to rock out with the most fun family entertainment around. The annual Every Family Rocks festival benefiting Employee & Family Resources at the Science Center of Iowa features a full day of crafts, hands-on activities, science demonstrations, face painting and much more, including — what else? — music! Headliners Justin Roberts & the Not Ready for Naptime Players take the stage at 11 a.m. and 1 p.m. Other musical performances include those by Aaron Nigel Smith. Learn more at www.everyfamilyrocks.org. Tickets are $8 ages 2-12, under 2 years free, $12 adults, $8 seniors.