First Friday Nights Free!
4:30pm – 8:00pm
Join us with free admission and explore the museum at night on the first Friday of every month! 4:30pm to 8:00pm. We will gratefully accept non-perishable food donations for the Acton Food Pantry and Open Table of Concord and Maynard. Please note: Discovery Woods closes at dusk. Sponsored by Middlesex Savings Bank, with additional support from Emerson Hospital.
Special this month: Meet the Scientists!
Drop-in 6:00pm – 8:00pm
What’s it like to be a scientist or engineer? Find out in this special program where you can talk to real scientists and engineers and do the hands-on activities they’ve developed to showcase their work. Discover why they find STEM cool and exciting while learning about their research and interests. Check our website before the event for a list of the scientists and engineers who will be participating, and what type of science activity they will provide. This event is led by scientists participating in our Science Communication Fellowship program.