There's nothing quite like seeing a child's eyes light up when they learn something new. Light that spark early with our Young Discoverers program, a science-themed story and activity time for children aged 2 - 5 years and their guardians. Young Discoverers is held Wednesdays, Thursdays, and Fridays from 10:30am - 11am here at the Center and is free with admission (and free for members!).
WEDNESDAYS - FRIDAYS AT 10:30 AM
- A story read by one of our educators for ages 2-5 and their parent/guardian
- Activity time that will educate and entertain your child
- The opportunity to learn and have fun together
YOUNG DISCOVERERS' ACTIVITIES
Are your Young Discoverer’s missing our activities every week? We're missing it, too! That's why we want you to join us while we're closed for some #STEMatHome. Our activities are designed to bring the fun of Young Discoverers straight to your living room with materials you probably already have—we hope you have a STEM-tastic time!
- Rubber Band Rockets: Blast off to another universe with this rocket activity! Video Instructions HERE. Printable Rocket Coloring Page HERE.
- Easy Catapult Launcher: Engineering isn't just for engineers! Grab some craft sticks and rubber bands to get started on this fun and easy activity. Video Instructions HERE.
The Discovery Center of Idaho is committed to expanding the online resources we have available for our guests. Take advantage of one of our easy Young Discoverers activities, Rainy Days! Scroll through the photos for instructions.