Kids’ Night Out

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Registration for Kids' Night Out: Spring Edition is now closed.

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A fun night at the Science Centre awaits!

Get ready for an evening of science fun at the Science Centre—no grown-ups allowed!

During Kids’ Night Out, participants ages 5 to 12 engage in hands-on science activities, enjoy a pizza party and create lasting memories. Participants are placed in small groups based on age, so they can have a fun, engaging STEM experience while making new friends!

Kids’ Night Out: Spring Edition

When—This event will run on April 20, 2024, from 5:30 to 8:30 p.m.

Where—Kids’ Night Out: Spring Edition will be held at the Science Centre. Participants will be placed into groups based on age. Note: Please enter the Science Centre through the front entrance. Participants will not be accessing the exhibit halls during the program.

What—During Kids’ Night Out, participants will enjoy nature-themed science activities. They will learn about the symbiotic relationships found in nature, build a bird feeder from recycled materials and more! Participants will be placed in small groups with other children in the same age group.

Meals—Dinner will be served by our on-site food service provider. Each participant will receive cheese pizza, as well as carrots and ranch dip, a treat and a juicebox.

If your child has specific dietary needs, please contact us one week in advance to discuss accommodations through our on-site food services provider. If you prefer to send your child with their own food to accommodate their needs, we can provide fridge and microwave access. Please note that while all food served will be nut-free, we cannot guarantee a nut or allergen-free environment.

Supervision—Children will be supervised by enthusiastic, caring group leaders with a broad range of expertise and experience working with children in an educational and/or recreational environment. All group leaders undergo a Vulnerable Sector Screening check and have first-aid training with Level-C CPR certification.

Cost—The cost of Kids’ Night Out is $65 per child and $60 per child for Members.

Discounts—To qualify for the member discount, the person booking must be the legal guardian of the child and a named cardholder on a current membership at the Planetary level or higher that includes children. Learn how to become a member.

More Information

For more information about this program, including logistics and additional accommodations, please see our Kids’ Night Out Information Package. If you have further questions, please contact Recreational Programs. Phone: 416-696-3256. Toll-free: 1-888-696-1110 (ask for the Recreational Programs Office).