|New Exhibition: "Earth Exposed"|
This summer, come face
to face with erupting geysers, crumbling mountains, and wind driven waves at
the new 5,000 square foot exhibition, "Earth Exposed."
Nature is a work in
progress, and this collection of more than 25 exhibits allows you to get
up-close and hands-on with many of the fundamental forces that continually
shape and reshape the planet.
Please note the Main Exhibit Gallery will be closed Monday, June 7 - Friday June 18 during the change-over in exhibitions from "Motion Mania"
to "Earth Exposed." The Fleet Science Center's seven other hands-on galleries including, "Kid City"
and "Block Busters!"
will remain open during the exhibition installations.
Opens Saturday, June 19
|Father's Day (Weekend) at the Fleet - FREE for Dads!|
Together with Dad, enjoy the new exhibition "Earth Exposed"
or build a tall tower together in "Block Busters!"
Dads receive Free Gallery Admission Saturday, June 19 or Sunday, June 20 *with the purchase of one full-price gallery admission ticket, on the same day. You can also add on an IMAX film to your gallery admission for just $4.50/adult and $3/child/senior. Paid admission may be Adult, Junior or Senior. No other discounts accepted. Purchase at ticket counter.
Saturday, June 19 - Sunday, June 20
|Climate Conversations: Author Talk with Dr. Naomi Oreskes|
How could a handful of
scientists obscure the truth on significant issues such as global warming? Dr.
Naomi Oreskes of UCSD will lead a powerful discussion on the dark secrets of
the American scientific community and skewed public understanding of these critical
issues. This special lecture is
free, no admission required. Reserve your space by calling (619) 238-1233 ext. 847Tuesday, June 8
5:30 - 7:00 p.m.
There's Still Time to Register for Summer Camp
Give your child a week
of hands-on fun and scientific discovery!
The Fleet's weekly and half-day summer camps begin June 28 and run through
August 27. Camps still available
include "Artology," "Hobby Shop," "Science Detectives," "CSI: Climate Science Investigations" and more. To register, call (619) 238-1233 x. 806 or click here.
Registration Fees: $80.00 members. $90.00 non-members per week.
IMAX En Español: MYSTERY OF THE NILE|
Join us for our
monthly screening of an IMAX film entirely in Spanish! The June feature is MYSTERY OF THE NILE. In this film, you'll encounter
dangerous rapids, hippos and crocodiles and the beauty of ancient cultures from
Ethiopia to Egypt as you travel the world's longest river from source to
Sunday, June 19
|Father's Day Gift Membership|
Discount for Current Members
makes the perfect Father's Day gift. If you are a current member, you can
purchase Family memberships for only $64 ($15 off the regular price).
This also makes a great gift for graduation, birthdays or any occasion at all.
ways to purchase a gift:
In person: any cashier can help you
- By phone: call (619) 238-1233, ext. 713 - Monday - Friday during business hours
- By mail: print out this application
Discounted gift memberships are one more reason that Fleet membership is a great value all year long! Not a member? Click here.
Or call the Membership Office at (619) 238-1233, ext. 713.
Membership Reminder: Member reservations for IMAX and planetarium shows must be claimed at least 20 minutes before show time; always allow extra time for parking. Reservations not claimed 20 minutes in advance may be released for sale to the general public.
Deals & Discounts for Military|
As a reminder, the Fleet supports our local military and their families every day of the year! The Fleet offers 12 free admission days per year to military and their families to enjoy the Science Center's exhibit galleries for free, and IMAX films discounted to $8.50 per person. Free admission for military and their dependents is offered on the first Tuesday of each month. Upcoming Free Tuesdays are: July 1, July 6, August 3 and September 7. Vouchers - good for one IMAX film and all exhibit galleries - may be purchased at a 20% discount from MWR ticket offices throughout San Diego. Visit our Web site for a complete list of ticket offices. Every day of the year, members of the military and their family receive a 10% discount on admission, tasty food from Galileo's Café, and cool science gadgets from the North Star Science Store.|
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Closes June 30
Closes June 30
|Fridays at the Fleet|
|See "classic" and current IMAX films at 6, 7 & 8 p.m. every Friday night! Only $8.50 for one film and $5 for each additional film.|
|Enter to Win!|
Congratulations to Rahel Gottlieb, winner
of a 2-pack of passes to the Museum of Contemporary Art.|
This month, it could be YOUR turn to win! Enter to win a 2-pack of passes to the
Museum of Man.
To enter, please complete this form by June 15th 2010.