November at the MESS Hall

During November, come explore the MESS Hall during our regular hours, Tuesday-Friday, 2 PM – 5 PM and Saturday 10 AM – 5 PM.

Special Events

Science on the Street – Nov 5-16. As part of Foo Foo Fest, we are transforming Palafox St downtown into an open air science experience.

November 11 – Extended hours – 10 AM – 5 PM. Active duty and retired military personnel are admitted FREE! Admission for the rest of their families is at the military rate of $7 per person

November 23, 24, 25, 27, and 28 – Extended hours for Thanksgiving Week – 10 AM – 5 PM.

Classes and Programs

Want to discover more? Join us for one of our classes or programs. Pre-register today!

T-E-C Studio – Wednesdays – grades 3-5
This after school studio allows open-ended exploration. Activities will follow the participant’s interests.  Wednesday, November 4 and November 18, 3:30-5 pm. Pre-registration required.

Girl Scout Juniors– Nov 6 – 6 – 7:30 pm
Earn your Detective Badge. Pre-registration required.

Tinker Tots – Nov 14 – preK-K – $5/$7 member/nonmember pre-registration required.

Science Discovery Workshop – Nov 14 – grades 1-3 – pre-registration available.


New Volunteer Auditions – Nov 15 – 1-3 PM
Do you love science? Are you eager to share your enthusiasm with our visitors? Join us for volunteer auditions! Auditions are used to gauge your experience and interest in facilitating information to guests. You can expect to participate in fun improvisational exercises, group interview questions, and informal mock facilitations. Please email us if you plan to attend or if you have any questions.