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Maker Boot Camp Strengthens Skills of Regional Educators Amazeum professional development supports interactive, engaging classrooms BENTONVILLE, Ark. (May 29, 2019) — Professional development for regional educators takes on an Amazeum-twist during Maker Boot Camp June 4 – 7 at the Scott Family Amazeum.
Forever Forest Opens at Scott Family Amazeum National Traveling Exhibit Explores Importance of Forests to Daily Life BENTONVILLE, Ark.
Amazeum Creates Interactive Sculpture for Bentonville Park Rainbow Spring to Light up Lawrence Plaza BENTONVILLE, Ark. (May 9, 2019) — Lawrence Plaza in Downtown Bentonville will be a little brighter after the installation of Rainbow Spring.
NWA Family Museum Exceeds Expectations for Growth BENTONVILLE, Ark. (April 15, 2019) — The Scott Family Amazeum surpassed one million guest visits in April exceeding initial estimates for attendance at the museum by a number of years.
Amazeum to Close Early on Saturday, April 27 Preparations for Unique UnGala FUNdraiser start at 2 pm BENTONVILLE, Ark.
Imagination Takes Shape at Amazeum during March Community Collaborates to Create Papertopia: Where Imagination Takes Shape BENTONVILLE, Ark.
Amazeum Celebrates Everyday Innovations during Engineering Week National Engineering Week is February 17 to 23 BENTONVILLE, Ark. (February 11, 2019) — The Scott Family Amazeum celebrates Engineering Week, February 17 to 23, with special pop-up activities that showcase the everyday innovations created by engineers.
Amazeum Offers Free Admission for Government Workers Impacted by Federal Shutdown Federal Employees Can Visit Free Starting Saturday, January 26 BENTONVILLE, Ark.
BENTONVILLE, Ark. (December 7, 2018) — It’s a bird. It’s part airplane.
BENTONVILLE, Ark. (October 22, 2018) Explore healthy choices and learn about the systems of the human body in two new exhibits at the Scott Family Amazeum opening to the public on Saturday, October 27, at noon.
BENTONVILLE, Ark. The Scott Family Amazeum hosts its fifth annual Tinkerfest presented by 3M on Saturday, October 6, 2018, from 9:00 am to 4:00 pm.
Special icky, sticky, gooey fun planned for children and families BENTONVILLE, Ark. (July 2, 2018) The Scott Family Amazeum invites families in Northwest Arkansas to join them in celebrating its 3rd Birthday on Sunday, July 15 from 1 to 5 pm.
Museum to become a hub for connecting science, technology, art, design and play BENTONVILLE, Ark. (April 23, 2018) A new experiment in creativity brings national and regional makers to The Scott Family Amazeum.
Amazeum UnGala FUNdraiser Supports Diversity, Inclusion and Family Programs BENTONVILLE, Ark.
Pop-Up Adventure Playground Comes to the Amazeum Child Makers Encouraged to Build Unique Play Space BENTONVILLE, Ark. (Feb.
Hot Wheels: Race to Win Exhibit Provides Hands-on Experience in Race Car Development Hot Wheels: Race to Win exhibit opens at the Scott Family Amazeum Saturday, January 27, 2018.
Tinkerfest 4 Connects Families with Regional Maker Community The Scott Family Amazeum will host their fourth annual Tinkerfest on Saturday, October 7, 2017, from 9:00 am to 4:00 pm. This one-day festival celebrates the creative, curious, and innovative spirit in everyone.
OPENING October 14, 2017, at Scott Family Amazeum Mister E.
Visitors will dream, create, invent and enjoy. BENTONVILLE, Ark. (April 18, 2017) A new exhibit at the Scott Family Amazeum will have visitors combine learning, creativity and fun in an extraordinary experience that will engage both children and adults.
Cognizant grant to support program* * BENTONVILLE, Ark. (April 6, 2017) Girls lose interest in math and science as early as middle school without encouragement and support from mentors.
Scott Family Amazeum leading regional efforts in national program BENTONVILLE, Ark. (Feb.
Professional artist Anthony Gomes shares how it is possible to make a living in the arts BENTONVILLE, Ark. (Jan. 24, 2017) Pursuing a creative career and making a living can seem like a far-fetched dream.
Homeschool families can explore museum, connect with one another BENTONVILLE, Ark. (Jan. 12, 2017) The Scott Family Amazeum will host a Homeschool Day on Thurs. , Jan. 26, from 9 am until 5 pm.
Children ages 6 11 can investigate, create and explore extraordinary science when things get cold BENTONVILLE, Ark. (Jan. 4, 2017) Children out of school on January 16 can take advantage of the Scott Family Amazeums first Mini Camp, I.
Funding for three years eases barriers to using Scott Family as learning platform BENTONVILLE, Ark.
In the largest joint project ever launched by the worlds science centers and museums, Scott Family Amazeum will join more than 250 other institutions and hundreds of thousands of people on every inhabited continent to celebrate the first International Science Center & Science Museum...
Learn to ride at the Amazeum through November 21 BENTONVILLE, Ark. (October 14, 2016) Northwest Arkansas is one of the best biking areas in the country. That means we want to get our youngest kiddos pedaling away.
Hands-on family-friendly festival attracts artists, makers from Arkansas and the US BENTONVILLE, Ark. (Sept.
Google is partnering with Maker Ed and the Childrens Museum of Pittsburgh to support an innovative hub model that sustainably integrates making in schools BENTONVILLE, Ark. (Sept.
BENTONVILLE, Ark. (Aug. 10, 2016) Adding to the amazing fun for families at the Scott Family Amazeum, the Hersheys Smores Pit will be unveiled during a National Smores Day Celebration Made Happier by Hersheys on Wed. , Aug.
BENTONVILLE, Ark. (July 14, 2016) As the Scott Family Amazeum was taking shape a few years ago, the Illinois River Watershed Partnership (IRWP) approached museum planners about rainwater mitigation.
BENTONVILLE, Ark. (July 11, 2016) The Scott Family Amazeum has provided 200 single-day passes to the Springdale Family Literacy Center to be used in its programs.
BENTONVILLE, Ark. (June 7, 2016) The Scott Family Amazeum launched Unfield Trips for school groups in October 2015. The last group of the school year visited on May 22, 2016.
BENTONVILLE, Ark. (April 8, 2016) On Sun. , April 17, from 1-5 pm, the Scott Family Amazeum will host Healthy Amazing Me, a child-focused wellness event, sponsored by Arkansas Childrens Hospital.
BENTONVILLE, Ark. (April 6, 2016) Today, the Scott Family Amazeum announced its lineup of 2016 summer camps for children ranging from six years to 11 years.
BENTONVILLE, Ark. (April 1, 2016) Today, the Scott Family Amazeum unveiled a unique architectural feature: a fully retractable roof.
BENTONVILLE, Ark. (February 23, 2016) Leaders projected the Scott Family Amazeum would realize 180,000 guests in its first full year of operations. As of last week, more than 202,500 have had an Amazeum experience in the first seven months.
Dinosaurs have roared into Scott Family Amazeum in Bentonville. Dinosaurs: Fossils Exposed explores the bones and fossils belonging to the giant creatures that once roamed the Earth.
Unfield Trips launched at the Scott Family Amazeum on Monday, Oct. 5, 2015. Representatives from 4 area chambers of commerce - Bentonville/Bella Vista, Fayetteville, Rogers/Lowell and Springdale - participated in the festivities by launching stomp rockets.
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Inaugural summer features extended hours, member exclusive opportunities
Two more join team in further preparation of summer opening of thehands-on, interactive museum for children and families.
Doors to open to the public July 15 for the Scott Family Amazeum, which will include a market exhibition sponsored by Walmart.
Five more join team in advance of summer opening of thehands-on, interactive museum for children and families.
As the Amazeum gears up for its 2015 opening, the interactive museum for children and families has hired Amy Stockton as membership manager. In this role, Stockton will be responsible for developing and maintaining the museums membership program.
Northwest Arkansas' first children's museum set to open second half of 2015. Groundbreaking festivities were held Wednesday for the new 44,500-square-foot Amazeum, the first of its kind in Northwest Arkansas.
Gift will be used for traveling exhibit gallery at the Amazeum. A traveling exhibit gallery will be part of the Amazeum, a planned interactive family museum in Bentonville, thanks to a $1.5 million donation from the Walmart Foundation.
Molly Rawn has been named Director Development for the Amazeum, the new children's museum being built in Bentonville. In this role, she will be responsible for securing leadership gifts to complete the museum's comprehensive campaign.
Thanks to a donation from The Miller McNeil Woodruff Foundation, a featured display inside the Amazeum, a planned interactive family museum to be located near Crystal Bridges Museum of American Art, will be more accessible to children with disabilities.
Lee and Linda Scott have spent more than 30 years in Northwest Arkansas, and they have no doubts about the benefits the Amazeum, formerly known as The Children's Museum of Northwest Arkansas, will bring to the region.
Executive leadership for the Amazeum, a planned interactive family museum to be located near Crystal Bridges Museum of American Art, launched a $28. 5 million capital fundraising campaign to support its short and long-term goals.