Family Relationships & Sibling Rivalry

Family Relationships & Sibling Rivalry

Can’t they just get along? As the holidays near, it is a question that many parents find themselves asking several times throughout the day. Episodes of sibling rivalry can increase as children compete for not only the attention of parents, but also for the attention of visiting family members. It’s important to understand the causes … Continue reading

While Children are on Summer Vacation, Utah Teachers Receive Training from Discovery Gateway’s Outreach Science Educators.

This week, the Discovery Gateway Outreach Science Educators facilitated yet another successful Teacher Professional Development workshop in St. George. The three-hour workshop, titled: Chain Reaction, provides teachers with tips and tricks for teaching the matter unit. Participates came from as far away as Alpine Utah! Here are a few rave reviews: “Great demo. Excited about … Continue reading

Bumble Bee Bash Opportunity Drawing Packages

Donate $10 to Discovery Gateway, receive a one-day pass (good June 22 – August 31), and receive one entry per $10 donation to win … Ballet West – “A View from the Wings”  Enjoy the best seats in the house with an opportunity to watch a performance from backstage during Ballet West’s “The Nutcracker” at … Continue reading

SUMMER CAMPS 2014

Discovery Gateway is teaming up with community organizations to bring you summer fun and learning! Delve into STEM; explore science & inventors with NHMU; uncover the art, science & fun found in the world with The Leonardo; illuminate what it means to reduce reuse and recycle with UMOCA. Register today! Summer Camps are listed in … Continue reading

Halloween Spooktacular: A Special Fundraising Event

Saturday, October 26th | 11 am-7 pm $5 for members | $10 for non-members Buy tickets online to avoid the line! (Use code: DGspooky) Proceeds benefit Discovery Gateway’s educational programs and exhibits.  Discovery Gateway: The Children’s Museum of Utah is your family’s place for safe, dry, warm, and non-scary trick or treating. This year’s festivities will … Continue reading

Family Scarecrow Contest

Submit scarecrows: October 22nd – 24th during regular museum hours October 25th by noon Click here to download a registration form. Build a traditional free-standing scarecrow (at least three feet tall) and have it displayed in the Farm exhibit at this year’s Halloween Spooktacular. This is a great opportunity to show off your family’s creativity … Continue reading