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CEO Update
January 9, 2014

Dear Friend of the Museums,

Why is there a doorway in the woods at The Discovery Museums?

Surprising things, little discoveries, can be the sparks that ignite curiosity, imagination, and exploration.  Here is the story one mom told us about the encounter she and her almost 4-year-... READ MORE

CEO Update
October 7, 2013

Dear Friends of the Museums,

Your first memory of "doing science" might be the formaldehyde-scented worm or frog dissections you did in high school biology.  And art was a break from your "real" classes that wasn't connected to anything else. 

Some of the latest work at The... READ MORE

CEO Update
July 8, 2013

Dear Friend of the Museums,

 

Our goal is to get kids dirty.

 

Well not exactly that, but we do want to create opportunities for kids to get outdoors and connect with nature. And we want to reintroduce families to the notion that healthy play can involve getting dirty... READ MORE

CEO Update
April 5, 2013

Dear Friend of the Museums,   

 

One of the many rewarding aspects of our work at The Discovery Museums is learning and growing through interaction with our community. Collaborating with others interested in supporting children and families is energizing, and enriches our insights... READ MORE

CEO Update
January 7, 2013

Dear Friend of the Museums,   

 

At the turn of the calendar we can take the opportunity to both reflect back and look forward.  I am thrilled to report that 2012 was a great year for The Discovery Museums: one of continued growth, new and expanding partnerships, celebration of our... READ MORE

CEO Update
September 18, 2012

Dear Friend of the Museums,

 

The end of summer and the start of the school year is an important transition in many families' lives. The anticipation, preparation, and settling in to new yet familiar patterns can be both exciting and stressful for all involved. But once the... READ MORE

CEO Update
June 28, 2012

Dear Friend of the Museums,

 

Today...schools have to prepare students for jobs that have not yet been created, using technologies that haven't been invented, to solve problems that we don't yet know will arise.

 

CEO Update
March 13, 2012

Dear Friend of the Museums,  

 

CEO Update
December 6, 2011

Dear Friend of the Museums,

  

As 2011 draws to a close, I want to share with you my thanks for what has proven to be a very successful year at The Discovery Museums.  We are on track to set all-time attendance records and to complete the year with some important paths set for our... READ MORE

CEO Update
August 31, 2011

Dear Friend of the Museums,

  

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