Drop-In Emergency Childcare

Drop-In School Age Childcare​ Now Available!

The Discovery Center is now offering emergency drop-in care for school age children in our virtual learning program. Our licensed childcare program is here to meet your unexpected childcare needs and ensure your child has a caring, safe and social experience while doing virtual learning. Hours are 7:30AM -6PM. Cost is $50/day. Our experienced staff is able and willing to work with your schedule on an as needed basis.

Contact Kristy Wales, Director of Education, at 607 773-8661 x 209 or directorofed@thediscoverycenter.org for more information. Now accepting students from all local school districts!

The Discovery Center of the Southern Tier


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.


60 Morgan Road
Binghamton, NY 13903

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