News

<< Previous Page  Displaying 25 through 32 of 78  Next Page >>
 
One Week Left for Itty Bitty Scientists Camp
Tuesday, August 4, 2015
­ Summers at Sci-Port are anything but quiet- the building is filled with campers of all ages doing experiments and learning science. Summer Science Blast Day Camps for K-10th graders ended last week, but camps continue for little ones through next week. Special Itty Bitty Scientists Camps are weeklong and last half-days, with both morning and afternoon
 
The Maker Movement arrives in Shreveport
Friday, July 10, 2015
­ Maker Faire® is the Greatest Show (and Tell) on Earth- a family-friendly showcase of invention, creativity, and resourcefulness, and a celebration of the Maker Movement. It’s a place where people show what they are making, and share what they are learning. Makers range from tech enthusiasts to crafters to homesteaders to scientists to garage tinkerers.
 
Capital One Bank sponsors ‘River and Blues’ as Sci-Port recovers from 12-day closure
Monday, June 29, 2015
Shreveport (June 18, 2015) – Capital One Bank announced a gift of $10,000 to Sci-Port: Louisiana’s Science Center to help ease the financial effects felt after the center’s 12-day closure due to the Red River Flood. “Capital One Bank is pleased to help Sci-Port as it recovers from a nearly two week-long building closure prompted by Northwest Louisiana’s
 
Sci-Port to reopen Tuesday, June 16
Monday, June 15, 2015
­ The Red River made its way around the Sci-Port building starting Friday, June 5. By Sunday, June 7, the north parking lot was completely underwater, along with Clyde Fant Parkway. There was no way for the public to access the building. Sci-Port has been closed since. “We, along with many of our visitors, felt disappointment at having to close
 
Sci-Port programming displaced as Red River rises
Friday, June 5, 2015
Due to the rising floodwaters from the Red River, Sci-Port will be closed to the public from Saturday, June 7 through Tuesday, June 9. Sci-Port President and CEO Ann Fumarolo explains, “The building is not in any danger, but there is limited road access to reach the facility. We don’t want our visitors taking chances to see us. Public safety comes first.”
 
Piggy Bank Drive gives children chance to be philanthropists
Tuesday, March 31, 2015
As Give for Good Day approaches on May 5, Sci-Port is making sure all ages can participate in this community-wide day of giving hosted by the Community Foundation of North Louisiana. Starting Monday, March 30, children are encouraged to pick out a piggy bank from a “pig pen” in Sci-Port’s JPMorgan Chase Grand Lobby to take home. After a month of saving
 
Pi Day and Brain Awareness Week coming to Sci-Port
Thursday, March 12, 2015
­Things are about to get busy at Sci-Port: Louisiana’s Science Center. This weekend, math-lovers from far and wide are invited to celebrate the circular constant on the most epic mathematical holiday of the century. At 9:26:53 on March 14th, the date and time will exactly match the first ten digits of pi, 3.141592653. Celebratory activities at Sci-Port
 
Sci-Port Hosting Star Party
Tuesday, January 6, 2015
Sci-Port is hosting a Star Party on Friday, January 23 from 8-11p.m. The event has become a local favorite for star-lovers big and small. Activities are designed for astronomers of all experience levels to enjoy astronomy via real-time observations. Sci-Port’s resident astrophysicist and planetarium manager Greg Andrews leads the night’s activities.
 
<< Previous Page  Next Page >>
 
 
 
 

 

 

Contact Info

Sci-Port Discovery Center
820 Clyde Fant Parkway
Shreveport, Louisiana 71101

 

Tumblr Facebook Blogger Twitter