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  1. Maize

    January 21, 2017 - May 14, 2017 @ The Flint Hills Discovery Center

    Explore the science of how maize has evolved over thousands of years to become one of our most significant crops and discover why it continues to surprise us today through eye-popping graphics, hands-on interactives and much more! The exhibition opens Saturday, January 21 at 10 a.m. to the public. FHDC members receive a sneak preview on Friday, January 20, 5:30-7 p.m. For more information please visit: http://flinthillsdiscovery.org/165/Maize

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  2. To My Plate and Beyond

    January 21, 2017 - May 14, 2017 @ The Flint Hills Discovery Center

    Explore the world of healthy eating with Max & Munch! There will be exciting opportunities to experience hands-on benefits of healthy eating habits! The exhibition opens Saturday, January 21 at 10 a.m. to the public. FHDC members receive a sneak preview on Friday, January 20, 5:30-7 p.m. For more information please visit: http://flinthillsdiscovery.org/242/To-My-Plate-and-Beyond To My Plate and Beyond was organized by the Purdue Agriculture Exhibit Design Center and made possible through the support of the American Dairy Association and Indiana's Dairy Farm Families. It is sponsored by Via Christi.

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  3. Bring a Date to the Zoo!

    February 1, 2017 - February 28, 2017 @ Sunset Zoological Park

    Buy one adult admission, get one free!

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  4. Adventure Camp: Visit Marysville – Alcove Springs, Grades 3-6

    February 10, 2017, 7:30 AM - 5:30 PM @ The Flint Hills Discovery Center

    Explore Alcove Springs! We’ll head to Alcove Springs in the morning and explore the area. Children will experiment with Ivory soap and learn about liquids, solids and gasses. We’ll also carve and craft soap bars. Then, we’ll have some lunch in town. After lunch, children will enjoy a tour a Pony Express Museum ($5 for adults, free for children). Last, we will check out the park and head back to the FHDC. Due to the field trip, there is no half-day session. Adventure Camp is a unique program offered at both the Flint Hills Discovery Center and Sunset Zoo throughout the school year. The age of the child attending determines the camp location when offered at both sites. Children may be dropped off as early as 7:30 a.m. each session in which they are enrolled. Pick up for full-day registration is between 5:00 p.m. and 5:30 p.m. Full-day session: FHDC members: $22, non-members: $25 To pre-register, please visit www.flinthillsdiscovery.org or call 785.587.2726

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