The Discovery Museums Speaker Series

The Discovery Museums Speaker Series creates engaging conversations around creativity, learning, and the future of science education. We connect our community with leaders in the fields of science, technology, and education to discuss important topics that impact our children, our families, and our world. Join the conversation!
The Discovery Museums Speaker Series is offered in collaboration with the MIT Club of Boston.

Upcoming Events

Bob Bigelow
Wednesday, November 1, 2017 -
6:30pm to 8:30pm
Speaker: Bob Bigelow, former NBA player and one of the country's foremost youth sports speakers
Location: 
Oak Meadow School
2 Old Pickard Lane
Littleton, MA
United States
Registration Required: Register Now

Today, over 35 million children ages 4 through 14 participate in some form of organized youth sports. Yet, over 70% of kids drop out by age 13 — missing opportunities for socialization, character development, exercise and fun. While kids do... Learn More

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