Kaleidoscope Happenings

Stay updated with the most recent news and updates in and around KDC!

Welcome Brandy, VSA!

Brandy Howdeshell has a background in education. She worked previously as a science and gifted school age teacher for 3 years. We are happy to have her this summer as a VSA. During her short time at Kaleidoscope Discovery Center she has helped to build up our lesson...

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Happy Independence Day!

For Independence Day this year, we wanted to share with everyone the Anatomy of a Firework! There are three basic parts to every firework.

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We’re hiring!

The Kaleidoscope Discovery Center (KDC) is seeking an Executive Director to lead and coordinate all activities in alignment with the KDC’s mission, vision, and values. The Executive Director will report to the Board of Directors and is responsible for strategic...

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Missouri S&T Observatory Events

The public is invited to view various wonders of the universe at the Missouri University of Science and Technology Observatory on the dates and times listed below. The sky must be clear for observing and session length will vary. For more information, click...

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Total Solar Eclipse on August 21, 2017

On Monday, August 21, 2017, a total eclipse of the Sun will be visible in the continental United States for the first time in almost 40 years. ​A total eclipse of the Sun occurs when the Moon gets between the Sun and the Earth and covers up the Sun. It just so happens...

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