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March 2018
Music, Kids, Adults

March 1

6:30 pm - 8:00 pm
$8 - $10

Guitar Getaway

Calling all musician parents: are you ready to rock out guilt free? Drop your little ones off in the Tot Spot where they’ll work on crafts and activities with FCMoD staff while you pick up the guitar, bass or drum sticks to jam the evening away in our Music Garage! Designed for children 4-8 years old and their rock star caregivers.

$10 per child / $8 per child for members

Parents are FREE!

Science, All Ages

March 3

10:00 am - 1:00 pm

Take Apart Day

Join us the 1st Saturday of each month for our traditional Take Apart Day and deconstruct everything from alarm clocks to printers! See electronics from inside out!

Sponsored by I.T. Refresh.

Science, History, All Ages

March 3

10:00 am - 1:00 pm

Amazing Day: BRAINstorm!

The brain has taken the museum by storm! With fun learning stations all over the museum taught by CSU’s biomedical students, you can dive deep into the brain’s lobes, cortices, neurons, and more. Join us for a morning of exploration — it’s a no-brainer! In collaboration with the CSU Biomedical Department.

Science, All Ages

March 3

1:30 pm - 2:30 pm
$4 - $5

Challenge Lab: Guardians of the Gray Matter

Beneath our tough skulls lies a delicate—but very important!—organ: our brains! Stretch your STEAM skills and work together to engineer a helmet that can protect a model brain from a treacherous fall. There’s a job for everyone, so bring the whole family and get ready to say “challenge accepted.” $5 per family of 6 or fewer people/$4 member family. All ages are welcome, but recommended for ages 8+. Children must be accompanied by at least one adult.

Music, Science, History, Kids

March 7

10:30 am - 11:00 am

Story Garden Adventures

Bring your little ones to the Tot Spot’s Story Garden for a fun, educational storytime! Each week will explore two books that share a common theme. Aimed at increasing a child’s attention span, this is a story time to be enjoyed by all! Drop-in program. Free with admission.

Science, Kids

March 8

10:15 am - 11:00 am
$4 - $5

Little STEAMers: Sink or Float

Little STEAMers! Through storytime, crafts, and hands-on activities, your preschooler will get to explore the building blocks of Science, Technology, Engineering, Art and Math! Designed especially for children 3-5 years old and their caregivers.

$5 per child/$4 for members

2nd and 4th Thursday of each month, 10:15am or 2:15pm

Science, Kids

March 8

2:15 pm - 3:00 pm
$4 - $5

Little STEAMers: Sink or Float

Little STEAMers! Through storytime, crafts, and hands-on activities, your preschooler will get to explore the building blocks of Science, Technology, Engineering, Art and Math! Designed especially for children 3-5 years old and their caregivers.

$5 per child/$4 for members

2nd and 4th Thursday of each month, 10:15am or 2:15pm

Science, Teens, Adults

March 8

6:00 pm - 7:30 pm

Northern Colorado Astronomical Society

Join the Northern Colorado Astronomical Society (NCAS) for their monthly meeting at the Museum! Each month brings a new presenter and exciting topics, like tracking satellites, the science of black holes, and other cool explorations in space science. Visit www.nocoastro.org for more information.

History, All Ages

March 10

10:00 am - 1:00 pm

Hands-On History

Here at FCMoD, we know that history is so much more than words in a textbook.

Explore the fascinating world of our region’s past with a hands-on craft or activity in the gallery. We might even have more fun than Auntie Stone at her dinner parties!

Science, History, Kids, Teens

March 13

10:00 am - 3:00 pm

Geek Week: Gamers Save The World

The skills used in gaming can LITERALLY save the world…and we’re talking the REAL world, not just those imagined! Drive Mario to victory in Mario Kart, catch real-life Pokémon, and learn about the science of gaming. For the win!

  • Gaming in the Digital Dome Theater
  • Gryphon Games and Comics
  • Real-Life Pokémon Go
  • Rocket League
  • Mario Kart
  • Costume-Making and Photo Booth

Coming up:

Wednesday, March 14: Sci-Fi Strikes Back

Thursday, March 15: Fantasy Fanatics

Friday, March 16: Superhero Showdown

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