Americana Day

Saturday, July 1, 2017

9:00 AM - 5:00 PM

Celebrate the Red, White, and Blue with what it means to be American. Guests will have an opportunity to meet local baseball stars, and flags will be flying in anticipation of the 241st birthday of the USA! 

 Activities include:

  • Autographs and photos with Fireflies players and Mason the mascot - Front Lobby (10:30-11:30 a.m.) *Bring your own ball or hat to be signed.
  • Baseball Take-A-Part demonstration *while supplies last - Maker Works (noon)
  • Cooking Classes - Making Red, White and Blue Mini Angel Food Cakes (with fresh fruit and homemade whip cream) - Cooking Lab - (10 a.m., 10:45 a.m. and 11:30 a.m.) *Sign up at the Front Desk as space is limited.
  • Baseball card photo op - 2nd Floor in front of EDDIE (All day)
  • Science of fireworks - Bio Lab (10:30 a.m., 12:30 p.m., 3 p.m. and 4 p.m.)
  • Story time - EdVenture Library
    • I Pledge Allegiance by Pat Mora and Libby Martinez (noon and 2 p.m.)
    • Baseball Hour by Carol Nevius - EdVenture Library (3:40 p.m.)
  • Watermelon paper plate art activity - AHA! Factory (All day)

Hotdogs and chips will be available for purchase in the Carousel Cafe while supplies last. 

Summertime Saturday Series 

Big fun on select Saturdays this summer! 
Free with membership or regular admission.  



Everyday At EdVenture

Aha Factory: A Maker Works™ Studio

Your child will explore his creative side in the Aha Factory, a fun, safe environment in Maker Works where everyday objects are transformed into works of art!

Home Safe Home

Check out our one of a kind multimedia experience! Step into "Home Safe Home" and learn how to prevent the five most common mistakes that lead to house fires in South Carolina. Free with admission.

Maker Works™

Calling all makers, tinkerers and inventors! It’s time to tap your ingenuity and imagination in EdVenture’s newest workshop for creative thinkers and doers.

Hours Monday - Sunday: 9 a.m. - 5 p.m.
Members Free
Children and Adults $11.50
Seniors (age 62+) $10.50
Military (with ID) $10.50
Educator (with ID) $10.50
Groups (15+ w/RSVP) $8.50
Children under two Free