July First Friday Features Ann Marie Pellegrino

Ann Marie Pellegrino will be our featured artist for July's First Friday.  An accomplished artist, Ann loves to create art that makes both herself and others happy.  The color palette used on Blossom is her [...]

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Second Read-A-Thon Set for July 2021

Read-A-Thon is back on July 17, 2021. This year, more than ever, we want to encourage kids to read and be read to. Reading is the foundation of all education. Join us for a marathon [...]

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Over 80 Runners Finish 6th Annual Discovery Kids Fun Run

The Discovery Center’s Education Team hosted the almost annual 6th Family Fun Run with over 80 runners participating on June 5. This year’s winner was Discovery Kids’ student, Atticus Ferri who completed the 1.75 mile [...]

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Summer Camps Almost Full!

Camps are filling up fast for our Summer “Ed”venture series. Be sure to sign up soon for our NYS licensed programs! ▶ Learn More and Register! Do you have older children ages 13-15 that are not [...]

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Blossom’s Makeover is Complete!

Blossom’s makeover has been completed by local artist, Ann Marie Pellegrino and team! Blossom’s new look was officially revealed on Saturday, June 12, 2021 with a special reading of “Ferdinand the Bull” by local celebrity [...]

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New Police Car Exhibit Coming to the Story Garden

Construction is underway in our Story Garden in preparation for a new exhibit to be dedicated later this summer. Johnson City’s Police Department has donated fallen Officer D.W. Smith’s patrol car which will be housed [...]

By |2021-06-17T09:08:31-04:00June 16th, 2021|News|Comments Off on New Police Car Exhibit Coming to the Story Garden

June First Friday Art Exhibition Brings Smiles to All

Our first First Friday was a wonderful event! Children, families, grandmas and grandpas as well as visitors came to see the exhibition. Children created with playdoh and decorated the sidewalks with chalk art. It was [...]

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Path Through History Weekend at Ross Park

All across New York State on Father's Day Weekend you can discover our history!  This year The Discovery Center is partnering with the Ross Park Zoo to let the community discover the history of Ross [...]

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Blossom Redesign Contest Winning Design Announced!

The Discovery Center is happy to announce the artist selected by the community and our panelists is Ann Marie Pellegrino. We are sure that Blossom will enjoy the new look. Stay tuned for details on [...]

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Story Garden Now Open for the Season!

Come for a visit and read a story in our beautiful garden while enjoying nature, exploring our outdoor exhibits and watching our “green thumbs” create some magic! Visiting hours are from dawn to dusk and [...]

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The Discovery Center of the Southern Tier

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Friday: 11AM – 2PM
Saturday: 10AM – 1PM
Sunday: 2PM – 5PM
Monday: 11AM – 2PM
1st & 3rd Fridays: 4PM – 7PM

The Story Garden is open every day from dawn to dusk.

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60 Morgan Road
Binghamton, NY 13903

Phone: 607-773-8661
Fax: 607-773-8019