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It’s Not a Phase! Pride Celebration

Celebrate both Pride and International Moon Day with a colorful out-of-this-world experience! We’ll highlight the LGBTQIA+ community with a focus on our Changemakers, Pride in STEM, and activism!

  • Museum & Science Center
  • July 20, 2024 | 11am–3pm

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Join the RMSC in celebrating Pride Month! We’ll celebrate our LGBTQIA+ community with activities that celebrate our highlighted Changemakers, Pride in STEM, and activism!

Programs & Activities will include:

📚 Pride Story Hour (11am & 1pm in Bausch Auditorium): Cozy up with a book and learn about inventors, scientists, Changemakers, and local legends from the LGBTQ+ community

Join us at 11am & 1pm!

👑 Rochester Changemakers: Explore the contributions and achievements of local LGBTQ+ Rochesterians.

🏳️‍🌈 DIY Pride Flag: Show your true colors by making your own Pride Flag. Learn about the history and meaning of different flags and how they have evolved over time.

🌈 Pride in STEM–The Science of Rainbows: Learn the science behind light to understand how prisms work and the science that goes into creating a rainbow–then try your hand at creating your own!

🧪 Live Science: Watch a prismatic science demonstration that uses chemistry to create dazzling rainbows out of everyday substances!

➕ And more!

  • International Moon Day celebration

    Celebrate all things lunar with hands-on activities on the anniversary of the first human to land on the moon.

    • Strasenburgh Planetarium
    • July 20, 2024 11:00 am – 3:00 pm

    • Family Friendly

About The Event

  • Museum & Science Center
  • July 20, 2024 11:00 am – 3:00 pm
  • 4 hours


  • This event is free with admission!