Amp up your Saturdays at Discovery Park of America on STEAM Saturdays! Focusing on Science, Technology, Engineering, Arts and Mathematics, education specialists will be set up throughout Discovery Park with different learning stations! You can attend a Family Education Program (suitable for all ages), a Kids Create art activity, learn cool experiments at Saturday Morning Science and more!
STEAM Saturdays are the perfect chance to delve into more educational classes and experiences in the West Tennessee and Southwest Kentucky areas. Guests from Jackson, Dyersburg, Memphis, Nashville, Paducah, Murray and even northeastern Arkansas can all enjoy a great day of learning and fun at Discovery Park of America.
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This STEAM Saturday is also #WorldSnakeDay! we are celebrating these slithering friends by having different programs all about snakes.
9:30 a.m. Saturday Morning Science program: Snake Bite First Aid in the Settlement
11:30 a.m. – 1:30 p.m. See venomous snakes at the touch table. (Behind glass for your safety.)
1 p.m. Decorate your own cardboard snake in the foyer. (while supplies last)
1 -2 p.m. Snake Anatomy and Adaptation at the entrance of the Regional Gallery
2 – 3 p.m. Get up close to some native Tennessee snakes in the Reelfoot Room
3:30 p.m. KEVA Plank Build-Off in the Tennessee Room
All other program times and locations will be available at the front ticket counter.
*All programs are subject to change or cancellation without notice.
STEAM Saturdays are sponsored by Walmart.
The mission of Discovery Park of America is to inspire children and adults to see beyond. Discovery Park of America is a 501(c)(3) public charity funded by generous individuals, corporations and foundations including its founder, the Robert E. and Jenny D. Kirkland Foundation.