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.
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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...

NOVA Merit Badge University

Calling all scouts! The Scouting NOVA “STEM” Merit Badge University will be held this Saturday, November 3rd!

No Carve Pumpkin Contest

How creative can you get without being able to cut into a pumpkin? We want to see your skills!













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 to download the PDF registration form, fill it out, and email it back to us at registration@thekaleidoscope.org.

Thank you for your continuing support and involvement!

Featured News

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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2nd Annual Tinkerfest!

2nd Annual Tinkerfest!

Tinkerfest is an annual event in Pine Street between 6th and 7th Street. There will be hands-on activities in all ESTEAM areas for all ages. Come Imagine, Explore, and Create with us Saturday, October 13 from 9-4!

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Upcoming Events

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November 20, 2018
  • Homeschool Classes November 20, 2018

November 21, 2018
  • Tot School November 21, 2018 @ 10:45 am - 12:30 pm

  • After School Enrichment Program November 21, 2018 @ 3:30 pm - 5:45 pm

November 23, 2018
  • After School Enrichment Program November 23, 2018 @ 3:30 pm - 5:45 pm

November 27, 2018
  • Homeschool Classes November 27, 2018

November 28, 2018
  • Tot School November 28, 2018 @ 10:45 am - 12:30 pm

  • After School Enrichment Program November 28, 2018 @ 3:30 pm - 5:45 pm

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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