| Mar 26, 2014
| 7:59 AM
Here's the rare Orlando-oriented "ear" pun that doesn't involve Mickey Mouse.
Orlando Science Center will play host to the DiscovEARy Zone, a traveling exhibit that promotes hearing-loss awareness -- particularly among young people -- this weekend....
| Apr 3, 2014
| 4:22 PM
Here's a new way to help the Central Florida arts community — help yourself when buying tickets to Orlando's touring Broadway shows.
United Arts of Central Florida, in the midst of its annual Campaign for the Arts fundraiser, this week expanded...
| Mar 13, 2014
| 8:35 AM
Orlando Science Center will play host to Science Challenge, a competition of science-fair winners, on Saturday.
The event has more than 120 participants who are first-place winners in all science categories for middle and high schools in county...
| Feb 24, 2014
| 10:14 AM
Admission to Orlando Science Center will be $5 on Sunday, March 2.
All of the museum's usual offerings -- exhibits, programs and 3-D films -- will be available. Usual admission is $19 ($13 for ages 3-11). Operating hours are 10 a.m. to 5 p.m.
| Jun 24, 2014
| 8:30 AM
Orlando's Mini Maker Faire is getting an upgrade. The event, featuring do-it-yourself enthusiasts, will lose its "mini," becoming "Maker Faire Orlando" and expanding into a two-day occasion at the Orlando Science Center.
Maker Faire, set for Sept 14-15,...
| Jun 18, 2014
| 2:06 PM
United Arts has announced its second batch of mini-grants for 2014. More than $4,450 was distributed among three organizations in regular mini-grants. Nine organizations were awarded a total of $20,000 for grants specifically designated for arts...
| Jun 3, 2014
| 7:04 AM
Orlando Science Center's adults-only night comes back to the lineup this Saturday. The Science Night Live event, for folks 21 years and older, includes the return of the laser-light shows and two performances by the rock band Twitchy.
The entire science...
| Mar 3, 2014
| 8:00 AM
If you're like me, you may still be dealing with plans for Spring Break and spring sports and spring schedules. But pick up the pace (that's my advice to myself) because it's summer camp sign-up time, never mind if actual summer is months away.
| May 28, 2014
| 7:59 AM
Orlando Science Center again will charge $5 for admission for a day. Five bucks per person will get folks into the museum on Sunday, June 1.
The usual price is $19 ($13 for ages 3-11).
The Walmart $5 Day gives access to the museum’s big-screen...
| Jun 2, 2014
| 1:58 PM
When Gov. Rick Scott signed the state budget today, he made a lot of Central Florida arts groups happy. More than $5 million will benefit arts and cultural programs in Orange, Seminole, Lake, Osceola and Volusia counties under the 2014-15 budget.
| May 15, 2014
| 9:24 AM
WHAT: Literature's little monkey is back at Orlando Science Center. The "Curious George: Let's Get Curious!" exhibit, which passed through the museum in 2011, begins its return engagement Saturday. The exhibit, set where George and The Man with the Yellow...