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

Missouri Future City Competition – Saturday, January 12!

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...

Hour of Code

 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...

Fix It Clinic – Holiday Lights Workshop

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.













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 registration@thekaleidoscope.org.

Thank you for your continuing support and involvement!

Featured News

Missouri Future City Competition – Saturday, January 12!

Missouri Future City Competition – Saturday, January 12!

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...

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Hour of Code

Hour of Code

 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...

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Fix It Clinic – Holiday Lights Workshop

Fix It Clinic – Holiday Lights Workshop

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.

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#GivingTuesday

#GivingTuesday

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.

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America Recycles and More!

America Recycles and More!

There are many events going on this week with the KDC! First, we are taking Tot School on the road to Bourbon! This Wednesday, November 14th, 10:45 A.M. to 12:00 P.M., Tot School will also be at Bourbon Branch Library. We hope that all of our Bourbon/Cuba friends can...

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Upcoming Events

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January 16, 2019
  • Mining Focus Group January 16, 2019 @ 3:30 pm - 5:30 pm

January 17, 2019
  • Java 2 January 17, 2019 @ 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm

January 18, 2019
  • Tot School January 18, 2019 @ 9:00 am - 10:00 am

  • Enrichment Art January 18, 2019 @ 4:30 pm - 5:30 pm

  • Tot School January 18, 2019 @ 4:30 pm - 5:30 pm

January 21, 2019
  • Advanced EV3 January 21, 2019 @ 3:30 pm - 5:30 pm

January 22, 2019
  • Homeschool Classes January 22, 2019

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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Thank You to Our Cornerstone Supporting Members!

Contact us

Phone: 1-573-308-9082

Email: info@thekaleidoscope.org

Physical Address:
612 North Pine Street, Rolla, Missouri 65401

Mailing Address:
The Kaleidoscope Discovery Center
P.O Box 143, Rolla, Missouri 65402

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