6 to 9 p.m. Friday, Dec. 22
The museum's el·e·men·tal series examines the classical elements of earth, air, water, fire and spirit from a contemporary scientific perspective. This evening's program is tailored for adults and includes hands-on activities in Spark!Lab and the chance to explore the Discovery Center without kids. Learn how to identify clouds and snowflakes with a National Weather Service meteorologist. Discover the best ways to capture atmospheric phenomenon with photographer Kerry Tasker. Try your hand at creating your own flying crafts while exploring the element of air. This series will highlight community innovators whose work embodies the powers of these elements as they relate to the science of our place. Included with museum admission, which is half-price on Fridays for Polar Nights.