Have a Ball @ Silly Science Sunday 2016

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FALL FLASH Field Trip Sale

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The Drive to Hear

Drive to Hear

This NEW exhibit is being installed as the first part of Phase 2 for our Health & Wellness WOW! Zone, the Drive to Excel. This expansion was generously sponsored by The Hine Memorial Fund of the Youngstown Foundation. We hope to be able to showcase this hands-on, interactive exhibit that dives into the human ear and hearing loss at our Silly Science Sunday event on September 18th.

Labor Day- OH WOW! Closed

OH WOW! will be closed Monday to celebrate Labor Day.  We will reopen Tuesday morning at 10 am.

Silly Science Sunday Volunteers Needed

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We are currently looking for individuals or groups interested in volunteering at this year’s Silly Science Sunday. The event takes place on Sunday, September 18th from 11am-4pm. We are in need of helping hands starting as early as 9am for set up. If you are interested, please complete the Silly Science Sunday Volunteer Application.

Join the WOW! Pal Team

Interested in joining the WOW! Pal Team? We are currently looking to hire a Facilities ManagerThis part-time member of OH WOW’s team will further the Center’s mission by ensuring that OH WOW! is a clean, safe and creative learning environment for visitors and employees, ensuring our 18,000 square foot facility and exhibits are in good repair, and working 100% of the time.

Closed August 5th, 2016

In preparation for Science of Brewing tonight, OH WOW! will be closed to the public during the day. We will reopen Saturday, August 6 at 10:00 AM.

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6th Annual Science of Brewing



August 11, 2017

6:00 to 9:00 pm


Wine, Beer and Spirits Tastings

Food Pairings

MAKE! Workshops

Live Entertainment

Silent Auction & Basket Raffle

Adult-only Event

Cash Bar

 Ticket Price: $60 per person, 6 Pack for $300

Sponsorships Available

For more information, associatedirector@ohwowkids.org

All proceeds support OH WOW!,  a 501(c)(3) non-profit.

International Star Jeff Raz Visits OH WOW!

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OH WOW! The Roger & Gloria Jones Children’s Center for Science & Technology, located in downtown Youngstown, Ohio, is excited to announce international star Jeff Raz will be appearing on Wednesday, July 6, 2016, from 6-7 p.m..   Raz, a life-long clown, actor, teacher, director and playwright, is known worldwide and will showcase his talents at the museum.

 Jeff Raz, who starred in Cirque du Soleil’s Corteo on tour in both the U.S. and Japan, will host a juggling demonstration and workshop for OH WOW! visitors and their families. Participation in the workshop is included in the $8 cost of general admission to OH WOW!  Advance registration is suggested.

InspireWorks Lab


Now Open All Day 

Opening Every Day at 10:00 a.m.

The WOW! Pals are happy to announce that InspireWorks is now open all day.  Explorers of all ages work through the Plan, Do, Check, Act Process while they MAKE! in our new lab.