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February 2015

Sundays:
11 a.m. - 3 p.m.

Idea Hub: Hands-on Engineering and Design

Explore topics in design and engineering with artistic circuits, 3D programs, and a variety of other hands-on making and tinkering topics!

Free with Museum admission and appropriate for ages 12 and up. Activities are determined based on staff availability and are subject to change.

Sat., Feb. 7
11 a.m. - 1 p.m.
7-02-2015 11:00:00 7-02-2015 13:00:00 15 Idea Hub: Hands-on Engineering and Design Explore topics in design and engineering with artistic circuits, 3D programs, and a variety of other hands-on making and tinkering topics! This week: Use Scratch to create your own animated program! Free with Museum admission and appropriate for ages 12 and up. Activities are determined based on staff availability and are subject to change. MIT Museum 02/7/2015

Idea Hub: Hands-on Engineering and Design

Use Scratch to create your own animated program!

Free with Museum admission and appropriate for ages 12 and up. Activities are determined based on staff availability and are subject to change.

Fri., Feb. 13
5 - 8 p.m.
13-02-2015 17:00:00 13-02-2015 20:00:00 15 Second Fridays Jump-start your weekend at the MIT Museum. Mix and mingle; relax and unwind! Free with Museum admission. MIT Museum 02/13/2015

Second Fridays: A Good Night for a Bad Date

Anybody can be in a relationship, but why don't they always work? Have a little fun and some laughs this Friday the 13th while learning about neurological, physiological, and social behavior research studies of gender differences.

Free with Museum admission.

Sat., Feb. 14 14-02-2015 10:00:00 14-02-2015 17:00:00 15 Images of Discovery Exhibition opening MIT Museum 02/14/2015

Images of Discovery

Exhibition opening

Mon. - Sat.
Feb. 16 - 21
16-02-2015 10:00:00 21-02-2015 17:00:00 15 Feb Fest: Light, Cameras, Science! Jump-start your weekend at the MIT Museum. Mix and mingle; relax and unwind! Free with Museum admission. MIT Museum 02/13/2015

Feb Fest: Light, Cameras, Science!

During February vacation week, enjoy daily activities, workshops, gallery tours, and demonstrations, and don't miss our Saturday Photography Fair!

Free with Museum admission.

Tues. Feb. 24
6-7:30 p.m.
24-02-2015 18:00:00 24-02-2015 19:30:00 15 Edwin Land, Polaroid, and the Kodak Patent War Meet Ron Fierstein, author of A Triumph of Genius, the newest biography of Polaroid founder, Edwin Land. Book signing to follow talk. Free. MIT Museum 0/24/2015

Edwin Land, Polaroid, and the Kodak Patent War

Meet Ron Fierstein, author of A Triumph of Genius, the newest biography of Polaroid founder, Edwin Land. Book signing to follow talk. Read an adaptation from the book here. Free.


March 2015

Sundays:
11 a.m. - 3 p.m.

Idea Hub: Hands-on Engineering and Design

Explore topics in design and engineering with artistic circuits, 3D programs, and a variety of other hands-on making and tinkering topics!

Free with Museum admission and appropriate for ages 12 and up. Activities are determined based on staff availability and are subject to change.

Sat., March 7
11a.m. - 4 p.m.
7-03-2015 11:00:00 07-03-2015 16:00:00 15 Girls Day Jump-start your weekend at the MIT Museum. Mix and mingle; relax and unwind! Free with Museum admission. MIT Museum 03/07/2015

Girls Day @ the MIT Museum

Encourage young women to tap into their inner engineer with a day of science-themed activities at the MIT Museum. Meet MIT scientists and engineers from a variety of fields and ask them about their careers as female scientists.

Free with Museum admission.

Fri., March 13
5 - 8 p.m.
13-03-2015 17:00:00 13-03-2015 20:00:00 15 Second Fridays Jump-start your weekend at the MIT Museum. Mix and mingle; relax and unwind! Free with Museum admission. MIT Museum 03/13/2015

Second Fridays: Nautical Night

"Sea" research at MIT in a new light! Delve into ocean science, learn about the MIT Museum's nautical collections, and try your hand at some "knotical" challenges.

Free with Museum admission.


April 2015

Sundays:
11 a.m. - 3 p.m.

Idea Hub: Hands-on Engineering and Design

Explore topics in design and engineering with artistic circuits, 3D programs, and a variety of other hands-on making and tinkering topics!

Free with Museum admission and appropriate for ages 12 and up. Activities are determined based on staff availability and are subject to change.

Fri., April 10
5 - 8 p.m.
10-04-2015 17:00:00 10-04-2015 20:00:00 15 Second Fridays Jump-start your weekend at the MIT Museum. Mix and mingle; relax and unwind! Free with Museum admission. MIT Museum 03/13/2015

Second Fridays

Jump-start your weekend at the MIT Museum. Enjoy performances, demonstrations, and short talks throughout our galleries. Mix and mingle; relax and unwind!

Free with Museum admission.

Mon. - Sun.
April 17 - 26
17-04-2015 10:00:00 26-04-2015 17:00:00 15 Cambridge Science Festival Join us during April vacation week for a variety of activities, workshops, performances, and discussion-based programs. MIT Museum 04/17/2015

Cambridge Science Festival

Join us during April vacation week for a variety of activities, workshops, performances, and discussion-based programs.

Free with Museum admission.




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