Sloan Museum and Longway Planetarium Education Guide - 2019-20

Call 810-237-3409 to plan your field trip or in-school experience! 2 BE A PART OF THE DISCOVERY! Sloan Museum of Discovery will open in 2021! A full menu of field trips and in-school experiences are available during the renovation project • History and social studies programs are still available as in-school experiences. • Fun and educational hands-on exhibits are available for field trips at Sloan Museum’s Courtland Center Mall location. • As always, you can join us at Longway Planetarium for hands-on science programs and amazing space and science shows. RENOVATION AND EXPANSION PLANS • Three new Learning Labs will increase field trip capacity from 60,000 to 90,000 students per year. • Hands-on science Discovery Hall will engage visitors in earth and physical science exploration, featuring a multi-story Spaceship Earth exhibit, a Maker Space, water tables, and more. • Early Childhood Gallery will prepare kids for Kindergarten through play-centric exploration in their own kid-size community. • Reimagined Flint history galleries will present inclusive stories, designed with the flexibility to frequently change displays. • Three highly visible, fully accessible entrances and a café will welcome you into a new world-class museum. MILLION DOLLAR MATCH Triple your impact with a gift by December 31, 2019 . Your donation will be matched 2 to 1 by the C.S. Mott Foundation. Please make a gift today. ENGRAVED BRICKS Donor gifts of $150 to $499 will be recognized on the bricks outside the new Sloan Museum of Discovery. This is a great opportunity for student councils, parent-teacher organizations, and other community groups to be a part of the new Sloan Museum of Discovery. LEARN MORE AT DISCOVER SLOAN .ORG