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Brighten Your Holidays with

Laser shows light up the Whisper Dome! Rock out to sounds of the Beatles, Pink Floyd, selected top-40 hits and holiday tunes synchronized to high-speed, full color laser graphics. Tickets just $5.00 per person per show. Visitors are laying on the floor -- PLEASE BRING A PILLOW OR BLANKET. 

Thursday Dec. 4th:    
7:00pm    Winter Holiday
8:00pm    Beatles
9:00pm    U2

Friday Dec. 5th:   
7:00pm    Laser Mania
8:00pm    Beatles
9:00pm    Led Zeppelin
10:00pm      Pink Floyd -- Dark Side of the Moon
(11p show if needed)

Saturday Dec. 6th:   
Same as Friday Dec. 5th

Sunday, Dec. 7th:   
8:00pm     Winter Holiday


Stars Come Out…Changing Lives
Saturday, November 8th at 6 p.m.
Guest Speaker: Amoz Eckerson

6:00 pm - Wine Tasting from Prairie Creek Vineyards

6:45 pm - Dinner catered by Nitta's

7:30 pm - Dessert Auction

7:45 pm - Presentation

Superstars welcome! Traveling Explorit Zone and Movie availabel for ages 3-12.

$10 per child or $15 per family. Separate children's dinner provided.



1:30 pm

The Super Science Saturday Program includes demonstrations by our educators and special guests along with an emphasis on hands-on lab experiences. The program also places an emphasis on not only delivering a solid real-time learning experience but also provide materials for attendees to use and learn from as a family when they return home. The program runs from 1:30pm to 3:30pm at the Edgerton Explorit Center. 

September 13th Monarch Butterfly Tagging
October 11th GPS
November 15th Cells - the basic building blocks of life
December Laser Shows


2014-2015 Home School Science Lab Program

Science labs are designed to give Home Schooled Students a hands on learning environment to explore different areas of science throughout the year. Get a chance to meet other home school students from around the state and experiment with the best informal science educators in the state.

Best for ages ranging from preschool to high school. All labs are customized based on participants and academic abilities.

We will once again offer a morning session from 9:30am to 11:30am and an afternoon session from 1:30pm to 3:30pm. This year we will be adding and expanding our program to include special guest presenter to enhance the learning experience. The fee will be $5 per child per session for Edgerton Members and $9 per session per child fee for Nonmembers.

Click here to learn more and register


The Edgerton Explorit Center & Bremer Center
2014-2015 School Year
Early Out Option for Fun & Learning
2 p.m. to 6 p.m.

Program to include:

  • Busing From Aurora Public School to the Edgerton Explorit Center
  • Fun educational activities
  • Science demonstrations and labs
  • Physical activity
  • 4-H programming with Tammy Stuhr
  • Arts and crafts
  • Healthy Snack



Proud Heritage, Promising Future Joint Membership Available

See the top 7 reasons to purchase a Proud Heritage, Promising Future Joint Membership with the Edgerton Explorit Center and Plainsman Museum.

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  • Party Room
  • Personalized Cake, Ice Cream and Drinks
  • 30 minute Science Demonstration
  • Birthday message displayed on electronic sign
  • Complimentary Goody Bags ($5 value)

*$150.00 for Edgerton members / $200 for non-members
$8.00 for each additional party guest
$6.25 regular admission fee for adults
*parents and grandparents of birthday boy/girl admitted free.

Additional Costs:
$40.00 for additional science demonstration or lab

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