May 27

OPEN: Memorial Day

May 27 - Monday    10am - 5pm

Happy Memorial Day - We are usually closed on Mondays, but we’re open today!


Jun 16

Father’s Day at the children's museum!

Jun 16 - Sunday    11am-5pm

Kiddos can make a wood slice necklace for their dad today! Free with museum admission
Plus, all dads, grandpas, and uncles get $2 off their admission today (at the science center too)!


Jun 21

STCU Member Day

Jun 21 - Friday    10am - 5pm

STCU members can visit Mobius Children’s Museum and Mobius Science Center for a free day of exploration and discovery! Show your STCU debit or credit Mastercard at the door, and admission for you and your immediate family will be waived.

Due to space limitations, there may be a short wait if either location is at capacity.


Jul 04

Closed for 4th of July

Jul 4 - Thursday    All Day

Happy 4th of July!  – To enjoy time with our families, both the children’s museum and science center will be closed today.


Jul 26

Shark Days at the children's museum!

Jul 26 - Friday    All Day

To celebrate Shark Week we will be making shark hats on Friday and Saturday! Free with museum admission


Jul 26

Family Engineering Challenge

Jul 26 - Friday    5:30pm to 7:00pm

Test your architectural and engineering aptitude! Work together with family and friends to design, build, and test the strength of your structure. Explore the Little Architects exhibit while you’re at the children’s museum!

REGISTER HERE

This event is at MOBIUS CHILDREN'S MUSEUM. Member only nights are open to all members of the children's museum and/or the science center. Memberships must be active through the date of the Member Only event. Anyone under 16 must be accompanied by an adult to all events.


Aug 09

US Bank Free Friday Afternoon

Aug 9 - Friday    3:00pm to 5:00pm

Come down and explore both Mobius locations, Mobius Children's Museum & Mobius Science Center, for FREE from 3-5pm!

Proudly sponsored by U.S. Bank!

Due to capacity there may be a short wait. 


Aug 24

Sunshine & Rainbows at the children's museum!

Aug 24 - Saturday    All Day

We love sunshine and rainbows at Mobius! Make sunshine and rainbow crafts all day today! Free with museum admission.


Sep 02

Labor Day~ Children's Museum & Science Center are open

Sep 2 - Monday    10am - 5pm

Happy Labor Day - We are usually closed on Mondays, but we’re open today!


Sep 13

Rotary Club of Spokane #21 Free Afternoon!

Sep 13 - Friday    3pm-5pm

Come down and explore both Mobius locations, Mobius Children's Museum & Mobius Science Center, for FREE from 3-5pm!

Proudly sponsored by Rotary Club of Spokane #21!

Due to capacity there may be a short wait. 


Sep 20

Member Only - Squid Dissection

Sep 20 - Friday    5:30pm to 7:00pm

Dissecting a squid can be an inky business! Join us in The Lab and discover how these marine creatures navigate the oceans. You’ll even paint with squid ink when you’re done!

Session times: 5:30, 6:00, 6:30

*One adult member must be in each dissection group, each family is considered one group (maximum of 6 people per group).

REGISTER HERE

This event is at MOBIUS SCIENCE CENTER. Member only nights are open to all members of the children's museum and/or the science center. Memberships must be active through the date of the Member Only event. Anyone under 16 must be accompanied by an adult to all events.


Suggested Ages: 2 - 4 yrs old. Parents stay and play in these fun classes.


How to Register: Select an option, based on your membership status, to be directed to PayPal. To Complete Registration: Please continue to click through PayPal until you're led back to a Mobius registration form.

Cancellation Policy: Cancellations must be recieved at least 48 hours in advance to recieve a credit for a future camp/class. In the 48 hours prior to the camp/class, no credit will be issued.


Food Art!    Thu, May. 23   10:30am

Do you love to play in your food? Now you can!  We’ll use apples, skittles and milk to create artwork masterpieces!


Father’s Day Fun!    Wed, Jun. 12   10:30am

Make a homemade wood slice keychain and personalize it with a drawing or special message to let dad know how special he is to you! 


Rockets and Airplanes!     Wed, Jun. 26   10:30am

Together we will launch a Rocket and make paper airplanes to take home and fly!


Let's Make Some Art!    Wed, Jul. 10   10:30am

Our youngest artists will create masterpieces with their fingers and toes in this colorful and messy class. Aprons will be provided. 


Magical Unicorns!     Thu, Jul. 18   10:30am

Back by popular demand! Everyone will make a magical unicorn that you can ride and take home.   


Sharks!    Wed, Jul. 24   10:30am

It’s Shark Week! Learn fun shark facts and make your own shark head to wear home.  


Silly Concoctions     Tue, Aug. 6   10:30am

Our youngest scientists will make putty, slime, Oobleck, and more!    


Music with Michael!    Thu, Aug. 22   10:30am

Everyone will try different instruments to help us make music while we dance and sing with Michael, our fun and silly educator!


All About Me!    Thu, Sep. 12   10:30am

Learn your body parts while putting together a skeleton and decorating an oversized cutout of ourselves! 


Silly Monsters     Tue, Sep. 17   10:30am

Create a silly monster hat to wear while we all make a monster sock puppet!


Suggested Ages: 4 - 8 years old


How to Register: Select an option, based on your membership status, to be directed to PayPal. To Complete Registration: Please continue to click through PayPal until you're led back to a Mobius registration form.

Cancellation Policy: Cancellations must be recieved at least 48 hours in advance to recieve a credit for a future camp/class. In the 48 hours prior to the camp/class, no credit will be issued.


Suggested Ages: 4 - 8 years old


How to Register: Select an option, based on your membership status, to be directed to PayPal. To Complete Registration: Please continue to click through PayPal until you're led back to a Mobius registration form.

Cancellation Policy: Cancellations must be recieved at least 48 hours in advance to recieve a credit for a future camp/class. In the 48 hours prior to the camp/class, no credit will be issued.


Chem 101    Tue, Jul. 9   10:30pm - 12:30pm

Campers will put on lab coats, goggles, and gloves to learn about colorful and explosive chemistry fun!


Art Exploration! I    Wed, Jul. 17   10:30pm - 12:30pm

It’s time to get creative and use our imagination! Young artists will have the opportunity to express their creativity through various media including water colors, paint, clay, chalk, and more! *some projects may be the same in both camps


Bones    Thu, Jul. 25   2:00pm - 4:00pm

Investigate the importance of your bones! We’ll study skeleton models, make x-rays, and even design casts.


Civil Engineers    Thu, Aug. 8   10:30am - 12:30pm

Discover a few of the world’s feats of civil engineering and engineer a few of your own! We’ll work together to build structures and solve engineering challenges.


Poop Camp!     Tue, Aug. 13   2:00pm - 4:00pm

Explore our amazing digestive system! Measure the length of your small intestines and conduct a stomach acid experiment. We’ll even dissect a frog and compare their anatomy to our own.                                                                 


Art Exploration! II     Tue, Aug. 20   2:00pm - 4:00pm

It’s time to get creative and use our imagination! Young artists will have the opportunity to express their creativity through various media including water colors, paint, clay, chalk, and more! *some projects may be the same in both camps


Mobius offers science shows, a mobile planetarium, and topic-based workshops. Our educators can provide hands-on learning experiences for your group of students, at your location.

Mobius on the Move

We offer a variety of outreach programs, choose a program below and let us come to you!

Contact Jake Milliron at jmilliron@mobiusspokane.org to schedule a Mobius on the Move experience.


Mobius on the Move STEM Event:

Looking to bring Mobius to your STEM Night or special program? Let us bring hands-on, engaging STEM activities to your students.

STEM Event Details

  • Group size: Any size. Great for K-12 students and their families.
  • Schedule: Please schedule at least 1 month in advance.
  • Length: Price includes up to 2-hour event.
  • Location: We’ll come to you! *travel fees will be added for any location over 50 miles from downtown Spokane, contact Jake Milliron at 509-321-7212 for a travel fee quote.
  • Fee: $250

Mobius Night:

Looking to have a fun STEM Night at your school? Let Mobius take care of the whole event with science demos, hands-on activities and even planetarium shows!

Mobius Night Details

  • Group size: Any size. Great for K-12 students and their families.
  • Schedule: Please schedule at least 1 month in advance.
  • Length: Price includes up to 2-hour event.
  • Location: We’ll come to you! *travel fees will be added for any location over 50 miles from downtown Spokane, contact Jake Milliron at 509-321-7212 for a travel fee quote.
  • Fee: Prices starting at $600. Varies based on number of activities and expected guests.
  • Special requirements: Science demos and the planetarium will require additional space and access to electrical outlets.

Workshops:

Take biology, physics, chemistry, or engineering content to the next level by bringing one of our STEM - based workshops to your classroom, club, school or organization. All workshops are NGSS aligned and can be tailored to your group's needs.

Workshop Details

  • Group size: Up to 30 students.
  • Schedule: Please schedule 1 month in advance as workshops are booked on a space-available basis.
  • Length: All workshops are 60 minutes. Let us know if you need time adjustments.
  • Location: We’ll come to you! *travel fees will be added for any location over 50 miles from downtown Spokane, contact Jake Milliron at 509-321-7212 for a travel fee quote.
  • Fee: 1 workshop topic - $300, $200 per additional workshop at same location and day.
  • Special requirements: All workshops require tables, chairs, and a designated room for the duration of the workshop. Some workshops may have additional requirements, please see descriptions.

Workshop Topics

Dissections

Owl Pellet Dissection · Grades K-3
Ever wonder what happens after an owl enjoys a tasty meal? Learn about this silent hunter and the critters they call dinner by piecing together the bones, feathers, and fur that you find when you dig into owl pellets with us!

Cow Eyeball Dissection · Grades 3-12
Why do cow eyes glow at night? How similar are their eyes to ours? Explore these questions and more while dissecting a real eyeball! Through this ooey-gooey workshop learn how each piece of the eye works together to give us sight.

Grasshopper Dissection · Grades 3-12
How do bugs breathe? Do they have blood like us? And just how many eyes does a grasshopper have? Get inside the scoop on arthropods by dissecting this common backyard critter!

Frog Dissection · Grades 3-12
Open this amphibian up and investigate their internal organs. As fellow vertebrates, frogs share many similarities with humans. This is an excellent introduction to anatomy.

Squid Dissection · Grades 3-12
Dissecting a squid can be an inky business! Discover how these marine creatures navigate the oceans and what makes them different from creatures who live above the waves. You’ll even paint with squid ink when you’re done!

Technology and Engineering

Rover Landing · Grades 3-12
The curiosity rover traveled through space at nearly 13,000 mph! How did NASA land this delicate robot safely on the surface of Mars? Could you do it better? Design and test your own landing safety gear to protect an egg rover!

Hovercrafts · Grades 3 - 12
Using common materials and some student ingenuity, engineer a hovercraft to glide across a table on a near frictionless cushion of air!

Bridges · Grades 3 - 12
Do you have a crevasse to cross? A trench to traverse? Using design and your own creativity, you’ll build different types of bridges while learning the principles of engineering!

Airplane Wing Design · Grades 3-12
Create your own airplane wing and send it on a test flight. You will test different wing designs and study them like a real aeronautical engineer!

Coding · Grades 3-12
Can you talk to robots? Learn to write the coded language that computer programmers use to direct robots like a Mars Rover. Explore the basics of coding using fun Sphero robots.

Chemistry

pH Lab · Grades 3-12
In this lab, students will learn the pH properties of acids and bases, test various household materials, and create a vibrant rainbow display of the full pH spectrum.

Chemistry 101 · Grades K-5
What is a chemical reaction and how do we know when one is happening? In this introduction to chemistry workshop, students will answer these questions through colorful and bubbly experiments.

Biology

DNA · Grades 3-12
Life is connected by an alphabet of A’s C’s T’s and G’s. Explore the delicate double helix of the DNA molecule by making models with gummies and removing the physical strand of DNA from strawberries. We all have genes, they just aren’t made from denim!

Balloon Bacteria · Grades 3-12
Bacteria comes in different sizes, shapes, and colors. Learn to look at bacteria like a microbiologist with a microscope and the help of a few balloons too!

Pollinators · Grades K-3
How do flowers make seeds? Why are bees so important for growing fruits and vegetables? Explore the dynamic relationship between flowers and pollinators!

Earth Science

Volcanos · Grades K-12
Scientists drill into soil and ice to study the earth's history. Create volcanic eruptions and study core samples as you drill into your model volcano. Learn about volcanos and study them like a geologist.

Worm Composting · Grades K-5
Worms may be small but they play a huge role in the natural processes that create healthy soil. Students will learn about the importance of worms, decomposing, and recycling food as they create a worm compost bin for their classroom.


Planetarium Shows:

Curious about constellations? Interested in visiting our celestial neighbors? Wondering how stars and galaxies are formed? Explore the cosmos with Mobius in our Mobile Planetarium, with our collection of videos and a 360° view that is out of this world! 

Planetarium Details

  • Audience: All ages. Ask for information about age-appropriate shows. 
  • Group size: Up to 30 elementary students per show or up to 25 adults.
  • Schedule: Shows must be scheduled two weeks in advance and are booked on a space-available basis.
  • Length: Varies, depending on shows and needs.
  • Location: We’ll come to you! *travel fees will be added for any location over 50 miles from downtown Spokane, contact Jake Milliron at 509-321-7212 for a travel fee quote.
  • Fee: $300 for first show; $100 per subsequent show at same location and day.
  • Special requirements: 25’ x 25’ of floor space, 15’ of vertical clearance, and access to electrical outlets are required.
  • Accessibility: Viewers must be able to sit on the floor for the duration of the show. The planetarium is not recommended for those with claustrophobia. For accessibility questions, please contact Jake Milliron at 509-321-7212.