SCHEDULE ALERT: We’ll be closed to the public Oct. 26 to set up for Halloween Science, and we’ll be open Oct. 27 and 28 for our Halloween Science event only! Visit our website or check out details below on how to register. 
Halloween Science is back at the Institute!
Join us Sat. Oct. 27 from 2:30 – 5:00pm or 6:30 – 9:00pm, or Sun. Oct. 28 from 11:30am – 2:00pm as we investigate the science behind Halloween through demonstrations, hands-on activities, and more. Halloween Science features experiences for all ages, a haunted roller coaster ride in the Acheson Planetarium , and a visit from the zany Dr. Kelp. Tickets for pre-registered attendees are $10 for members and $15 for the general public. Walk-up tickets are $18, and availability is not guaranteed. For more information and to register visit our website or call 248 645.3210.
Gem, Mineral & Fossil Show 

As presenting sponsor of the 74 th Annual Greater Detroit Gem, Mineral & Fossil Show, hosted by the Michigan Mineralogical Society, we invite you to explore the geological history of the Great Lakes Oct. 12-14 at Macomb Community College in Warren. There is something at the show for everyone in the family. Adults will enjoy the impressive collections of gems, minerals, and fossils, and children can pan for gold, dig for fossils, and get their photo taken in front of the jaws of the giant Megalodon or the dinosaur Kosmoceratops. For show hours, to purchase tickets, and more information visit: .  
Da Vinci Machines and Robotics open through Jan. 13, 2019
Visitors to Da Vinci Machines and Robotics , presented by PNC Bank, will have the unique opportunity to touch, handle, and even operate more than 60 dynamic machines, developed from original Da Vinci drawings, including marvelous flying machines, nautical, hydraulic, and architectural innovations, groundbreaking advancements in civil engineering, and incredible war machines. Kids and adults alike will love witnessing the world’s first helicopter, tank, scuba diver, car, and much more! For ticket prices and more information please visit our website
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Free First Friday - October 5
Don’t forget, general admission to the Institute of Science is free after 5pm on October 5, courtesy of the MASCO Corporation Foundation. We’ll see you this Friday! 
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