Explorit Science Center, Davis, California
Explorit is seeking an Executive Director. . . to be the key leader and overall manager of Explorit Science Center, a non-profit 501(c)(3) organization located Davis, CA.
Deadline for response: July 31, 2016
Support Explorit and join us at our Major Fall Fundraiser!
October 28, 2016
"The Invention Of Nature"
a biography of Alexander von Humboldt
June13 thru August 19, 2016
Summer-Learning Fun At Explorit, 3141 5th Street, Davis See Video
• Registration - some spaces left!
• Five-Day, Weekly morning sessions.
• Afternoon sessions too!
• Five fun, science topics for each grade level K-5
• Scholarships available
• Interested in being a Summer Camp Volunteer Assistant?
• Summer Science Camp 2016 Survey: Please click here.
EXPLORIT EVENTS and HAPPENINGS!
➣ Sunday, August 28, 2016
Explorit's "Final Blast" of Summer Celebration Event
Location: Explorit Science Center, 3141 5th Street, Davis
Time: 11:00 A.M. - 4:00 P.M.
YES! The UCD Chemistry Faculty's Spectacular Chemistry Show is on the menu!
More details about the busy, fun day coming soon.
➣ Wednesday, September 7, 2016: SAVE THE DATE:
Award Winning Author Thor Hanson
for a FREE, PUBLIC LECTURE speaking about his book
"Feathers: The Evolution of a Natural Miracle"
PLEASE MARK YOUR CALENDAR for this event
Hanson's talk will fascinate anyone interested in birds and their feathers, conservation biology, and the ancient and modern cultural uses of feathers. Hanson works as a biologist in the Pacific Northwest.
This event is partially funded by the Frank H. and Eva B. Buck Foundation and by Genentech and is part of Explorit's Feathers In Your World Community Science Project.
SUPPORT EXPLORIT AT OUR MAJOR FALL FUNDRAISER
➣ Friday, October 28, 2016: SAVE THE DATE:
Award Winning Author Andrea Wulf
speaking about her biography of Alexander Von Humboldt,
"The Invention of Nature."
Wulf travels Europe and the US to talk about this, her most recent book, that has received rave reviews for its scholarship, and its prose: "A pleasure to read ... excellent ... Buckle up and prepare your self for Andrea Wulf's hugely enjoyable voyage of discovery ... rip-roaring yarn ... vivid prose ... fine book." --The Ecologist.
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Programs for School and other Groups
For the general public - visit Explorit's Exploration Gallery
The Nano Exhibits with signage in English and Spanish are on display as well as "Water in Our World" and other exploration activities!
Our hands-on gallery is is filling up with experiments and investigations! Try this Water Quiz before you visit!
Support Explorit's programs to benefit children's science learning and
adult science literacy
Members and donors are our most important source of support.