Posts tagged "science"

Tips for Tackling the Science Fair

Tips for Tackling the Science Fair
The science fair…I still remember competing in one when I was just seven years old.  It stands out in my mind for several reasons- the hours spent learning about and making simple machines, having to explain my project to judges even though I was extremely shy, and the red second place ribbon I received, which... Read more »

Spend a Night at the Museum…MSI’s Halloween Snoozeum Sleepover is Friday

Spend a Night at the Museum…MSI’s Halloween Snoozeum Sleepover is Friday
Remember those comical Night at the Museum movies with Ben Stiller? Wouldn’t it be fun to stay overnight at one of Chicago’s museums? You can…this Friday! Take advantage of this rare opportunity to visit the Museum of Science and Industry (MSI) after dark! Families with children ages 6-12 are invited to register for the Halloween... Read more »

You've Got Mail...MSI Sends Science to Your Inbox!

I am a huge fan of the Museum of Science and Industry! Some of the best childhood memories from visits to the museum were the miniature train set-up, the international Christmas trees put up every holiday season, the baby chicks, and Colleen Moore’s dollhouse. Naturally, I have carried on this tradition with my own children.... Read more »
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