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Saturday, July 14, 2018 -
5:00pm to 8:00pm
—Drop in
Drop-in to tonight’s program between 5:30pm and 7:30pm to tinker, design, and create!  Tonight’s Accessible Making and Tinkering activity will be led by Miriam Zisook of Unstoppable Studio, a design studio specializing in the intersection of design and disability. This program is made possible by the Foundation for MetroWest and The Sudbury Foundation.
Free with pre-registration

Come join in all the fun during this free evening especially for families with members on the autism spectrum. Explore the all-new and accessible Discovery Museum and Discovery Woods, our inclusively accessible nature playscape and treehouse, at your own pace. Dinner, including a gluten free option, will be provided courtesy of Not Your Average Joe's.

Pre-registration required at as space is limited.

Please Note: Discovery Woods closes at dusk. You may want to prepare for your visit by downloading the Story Guide to Discovery Woods and by visiting the Exhibits section of our website. We are also happy to answer any questions about our new Museum building by phone.

Funded by Foundation for Metrowest, DCU for Kids, Sudbury Foundation, Boston Bruins Foundation,Nathaniel and Elizabeth P. Stevens Foundation, Concord-Carlisle Community Chest, Nypro, Mass Cultural Council, Staples Foundation for Learning, and several Massachusetts Local Cultural Councils.


Especially for Me is part of our Open Door Connections program, generously sponsored by
and also
with additional support from
  • Nathaniel and Elizabeth P. Stevens Foundation
  • Schrafft Charitable Trust
  • Boston Bruins Foundation
  • Concord-Carlisle Community Chest
  • Nypro
  • Staples Foundation
  • and several Massachusetts Local Cultural Councils