VOLUNTEERING AT THE DISCOVERY CENTER

Our volunteers provide invaluable time, knowledge and experience to our programs. We couldn't do without them. We strive to make time spent here, as it fits in to individual schedules, something that enhances the lives of our volunteers.

 

VOLUNTEER

EVENTS

Discovery Center events include, but are not limited to: Adult Night, Member Monday, Micron Math Sunday Funday, Science with Style Annual Gala and more.

VOLUNTEER REQUIREMENTS:

  • Must be 18 years or older
  • Pass background check
  • Submit application form here

Depending on our needs at the time, a staff member will contact you.

 

EDUCATION

Discovery Center education opportunities include, but are not limited to: Year-Round Camps, Floor Education and more.

VOLUNTEER REQUIREMENTS:

  • Must be 14 years or older
  • Pass background check
  • Email Education Manager at j.alexander@dcidaho.org

 

CURRENT VOLUNTEERS

Click the link below to log in to our volunteer database, where you can view your schedule or sign up for new shifts.

VicNet Log In

If you are currently volunteering with us and unable to make a shift on short notice, please call 208.343.9895. Be sure to leave a message, if you don’t reach anyone. Thanks!

PROGRAMS & EVENTS

EVENTS AT THE CENTER

We host a variety of events here at the Discovery Center of Idaho: Young Discoverers, Adult Nights, and friendly challenges among members and frequent visitors. No matter the age or activity, we have a lot of fun and are certain we have something on our calendar sure to entertain and create lasting memories.

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NERD HERD

THE SCIENCE OF GIVING

Do you love the Discovery Center? Do you want to support school field trips, in-house produced exhibitions, and STEM education in Idaho? Join Nerd Herd!

Nerd Herd is the Discovery Center's monthly giving program. The donations we receive through Nerd Herd directly support the Discovery Center's mission to inspire lifelong interest and learning in science, technology, engineering, and math. Support the Discovery Center every day of the year with Nerd Herd.

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BECOME A MEMBER

JOIN TODAY

Discovery Center membership is a rewarding experience for you and your family. Become a member and attend sneak previews of our new exhibitions, receive discounts on camps and birthday parties, and enjoy the Discovery Center every day of the year.

Join today and become part of our community. Together, we can achieve our mission to inspire lifelong interest and learning in STEM.

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CALL

  • Discovery Center of Idaho
    Main Office
    (208) 343-9895

  • EMAIL

  • General Inquiries and
    Membership Information
    webmail@dcidaho.org

  • VISIT

  • Discovery Center of Idaho
    131 W. Myrtle Street
    Boise, Idaho 83702

  • HOURS

  • Mon - Sat • 10am - 5pm
    Sunday • Noon - 5pm
    Closed: New Years, Easter, Thanksgiving, Christmas

  • ADMISSION

  • Members & Under 2 • Free*
    Youth 2-17 • $10
    Adults 18+ • $12
    Seniors • $11
    Military Personnel • $1 Off
    * Free admission during standard exhibitions & reduced admissions during special exhibitions

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