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September 2019

Storm McWane

September 20 - September 22

Bring your little alien and Storm McWane! Come in peace, dressed in your extraterrestrial best, September 20-22 and receive $5.10 off general admission. Join us Saturday, September 21st for Make It Day. Make it Day Programming - 9/21 Galaxy Bath Bombs - Transcend into space with a galaxy bath bomb, as your tub turns into a dark abyss with glitter and colors which "light up the night sky." Glow-in-the-dark Slime - Gooey, slippery fun, to squish, squeeze, and twist. Let…

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Weekly Programming

September 21 - September 27

Saturday, 9/21 Make It Day 10:30 am – Glow in the Dark Slime: Demonstration Station 11:30 am – Go Find Gary!: IBMC Floor 12:30 pm – Rocket Making: Rushton Theater 1:30 pm – Recycled UFOs: Classroom 303 2:30 pm – Galaxy Bath Bombs: Workshop 3:30 pm – Paper Airplane Pilots: IBMC Floor 4:30 pm – Marbled Paper: Workshop Sunday, 9/22 1:30 pm – Go Find Gary!: IBMC Floor 2:30 pm – Glow in the Dark Slime: Demonstration Station 3:30 pm…

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Teacher’s Night Out

September 24 @ 5:00 pm - 8:00 pm

As our way of saying “Thank You” for being loyal friends of McWane Science Center, teachers and an adult guest are invited to join us for a special complimentary evening at the museum including Adventure Hall access, a screening of Superpower Dogs in the IMAX Dome Theater, hors d'oeuvres, and door prizes.

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October 2019

Birmingham Sci Cafe

October 15 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm

Join other science geeks (and science novices) for an exciting presentation, lively discussion and a little science trivia at the Birmingham SCI Cafe, every third Tuesday at John’s City Diner in downtown Birmingham (112 Richard Arrington Jr Blvd N). All SCI Cafes are free to the public and no science background is required. The fun begins at 6 pm with science trivia, then continues with the guest speaker at 6:30 pm. The Birmingham SCI Café is a joint project presented…

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An Evening at Hogwarts

October 19 @ 3:00 pm - 9:00 pm

TICKETS: $35 | +$25 for Overnight Adventure add-on* Tickets on Sale Now Welcome to the Wizarding World of McWane! An Evening at Hogwarts is the perfect family event for the fall! The evening includes a screening of 'Harry Potter and the Order of the Phoenix' in the IMAX Dome Theater, dinner, Harry Potter-themed snacks and drinks, a performance by Birmingham Improv Theatre, and exciting science programs! This event is appropriate for all ages (up to parental discretion); even our littlest…

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Wizards, Whiskey, and Wine

October 26 @ 5:30 pm - 11:30 pm

TICKETS: $45 | includes two drink tickets Tickets on Sale Now Wizards, Whiskey, and Wine is an exclusive 21+ event that includes a screening of 'Harry Potter and the Order of the Phoenix' in the IMAX Dome Theater, dinner, two complementary drink tickets, Harry Potter-themed snacks, a performance by Birmingham Improv Theatre, and exciting science programs. Lines have been drawn. Sides have been taken. It’s time for you to choose: Order of the Phoenix or Death Eater? Join us as…

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November 2019

Birmingham Sci Cafe

November 19 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
John’s City Diner, 112 Richard Arrington Jr Blvd N
Birmingham, AL 35203 United States
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Join other science geeks (and science novices) for an exciting presentation, lively discussion and a little science trivia at the Birmingham SCI Cafe, every third Tuesday at John’s City Diner in downtown Birmingham (112 Richard Arrington Jr Blvd N). All SCI Cafes are free to the public and no science background is required. The fun begins at 6 pm with science trivia, then continues with the guest speaker at 6:30 pm. The Birmingham SCI Café is a joint project presented…

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