Imagine. Explore. Create.Our vision is for our community to create a fun and interactive discovery center where people are inspired to imagine a universe of endless possibilities. Explore Our Programs
Welcome to the Kaleidoscope Discovery Center!
Our mission is to provide opportunities that advance the understanding and appreciation of: engineering, science, technology, the environment, arts, and math (ESTEAM); through hands-on learning experiences, which inspire everyone to imagine, explore and create a better world.
Our outreach programs will come to you if you are in one of the following counties: Phelps, Pulaski, Maries, Dent, Crawford, Gasconade, Osage, and Washington counties.
You can browse all of our available programs by subject above or view the entire catalog! Please do remember that when registering online, we need you fill out an Online Registration Form for each student. If you have any questions, please contact us at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Thank you for your continuing support and involvement!
We planned your dinner for Wednesday Night. Public House of course! Delicious food and a fantastic cause.read more
Come join our FLL Jr teams as they showcase their “Mission Moon” LEGO robotic builds to judges. The FLL Jr. students researched the possibility of living on the moon and the obstacles they would face while trying to live there. The K-3rd grade students have been...read more
Missouri Future City CompetitionSaturday, January 12, 2019 9:00 a.m. – 3:00 p.m.Butler Carlton Building on the Missouri S&T Campus coordinated by the Kaleidoscope Discovery Center. 27th Annual International Competition Theme: Design an Electrical Grid That...read more
Our students are changing the future with an Hour of Code this Friday the 7th at 3:30-5:30pm. Bring your kids to join us on these efforts. We live in a world surrounded by technology. And we know that whatever field our students choose to go into as adults, their...read more
Join us this Friday, November 30 from 4-6pm at the Kaleidoscope Discovery Center for a Christmas Light Fix It Clinic! This clinic is free due to the generosity of Missouri DNR and Ozark Rivers Solid Waste Management District.read more
Please consider supporting the Kaleidoscope as we reach out to our regional and more into the next phase of renovation in our facility on Pine Street in Rolla.read more
Celebration of Nations - KDC Kid Space September 28, 2019 @ 11:00 am - 5:00 pm
Tinkerfest October 5, 2019 @ 9:00 am - 4:00 pm
FLL Scrimmage October 5, 2019 @ 10:00 am - 2:00 pm
Boo Palooza October 31, 2019 @ 5:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Chamber of Commerce - First Friday Coffee November 1, 2019 @ 7:30 am - 8:30 am
Volunteer at the Kaleidoscope!
From help with our building’s maintenance to teaching a class or program, no volunteer effort is too small!
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612 North Pine Street, Rolla, Missouri 65401
The Kaleidoscope Discovery Center
P.O Box 143, Rolla, Missouri 65402