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Science of Brewing Countdown: Mash Sponsors

A few years ago, in 2012,  Oh WOW! wanted to raise some cash.  They had an idea that was swell- What is more fun than brewing, they asked?  The Science of Brewing: all the cool kids are going,  An afterhours … Continue reading


Summer Manufacturing Institute: Recap Week 1 – Engineering of Music

OH WOW! just finished our fifth year of the Summer Manufacturing Institute, in partnership with the YWCA of Youngstown. Fourth through sixth grade students joined OH WOW! and the YWCA to learn all about the science of producing music, from … Continue reading


Summer Manufacturing Institute 2017

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Science of Brewing Countdown: Crush Sponsor

A few years ago, in 2012,  Oh WOW! wanted to raise some cash.  They had an idea that was swell- What is more fun than brewing, they asked?  Thus was born the Science of Brewing,  An afterhours adult-only event That … Continue reading


Best destination in Youngstown

When out of town family visits Youngstown, the best place to bring them is OH WOW! Children’s Center for Science & Technology. This past week, we had explorers from around the United States, including: Arizona California Florida Georgia Indiana Maryland … Continue reading


OH WOW! to Celebrate 6th Birthday Bash!

OH WOW! The Roger & Gloria Jones Children’s Center for Science & Technology is celebrating its 6th birthday!  Since its opening 295,709 explorers have enjoyed hands-on, interactive exhibits and educational programs rooted in STEM. The weekend will kick off at … Continue reading


New Job Openings

OH WOW! is growing and currently seeking three new WOW Pals!  Successful applicants will be willing to work a flexible schedule, have a positive attitude, be self-directed and be WOWtastic team players. Please click on the links below for the … Continue reading


Celebrate Earth Day at OH WOW!

OH WOW! The Roger & Gloria Jones Children’s Center for Science & Technology will celebrate Earth Day this Saturday, April 22, 2017. The “Earth Day Extravaganza” is supported by an award from the National Informal STEM Education Network (NISE).  Guests … Continue reading


Rooftop Garden Fundraiser – Play, Paint & Partake

Join OH WOW! in partnership with Youngstown CityScape for an entertaining evening to help fund a rooftop garden in the heart of downtown Youngstown! Come play with the cool exhibits, partake in adult libations, consume tasty snacks and create rustic, wooden signs you’ll paint … Continue reading


Let the Testing Begin!

Members are invited to a special hour long testing session of our two newest exhibits.  The special members only session will run 9am to 10am Friday, March 31, 2017.  We will be testing our new A-Mazing Airways and Drive to … Continue reading