Date(s) - Saturday, June 6, 2020
MODS FOR ALL! JOIN THE MUSEUM OF DISCOVERY AND SCIENCE VIRTUALLY FOR THE SECOND ANNUAL PRIDE DAY CELEBRATION ON SATURDAY, JUNE 6
Pride shines bright at MODS, and inclusivity and accessibility are in the Museum’s DNA! Enjoy a FREE fun-filled day with a rainbow of family STEM activities including storytime, learning about the science of light prisms and creating your own colorful slime and spin art – all via Zoom on Saturday, June 6, from 11 a.m. until 3 p.m.
Pride Day at MODS is in alignment with nationally celebrated LGBTQ+ Pride Month. The Museum welcomes individuals from all walks of life to experience, connect and discover inspiring science. They support all family structures, creating a culture of hospitality where diversity is celebrated. “Inclusion and accessibility are at the core of who we are and what we aspire to be for this community,” said Joseph P. Cox, president & CEO of MODS. “MODS embraces our truly diverse community of various ethnicities, religions, gender identification and sexual orientations. All are welcome to participate.”
11 a.m. – Spin Art
Learn how to create your own spin art mechanism and make it in the comfort of your own home.
12 p.m. – Storytime
Participate in a fabulous family-friendly Storytime with family-friendly readings by local drag queens!
1 p.m. – Slime Bar
Make your very own gooey and fun slime at home!
2 p.m. – Rainbow Science
Learn about the science of rainbows with light prisms.
DETAILS: The entire community is invited to the Second Annual Family Pride Day at MODS presented by Bank of America.
Pride Day will take place via Zoom. To register, please visit mods.org/2020pride.
Founded in 1976 as the Discovery Center, today MODS is at the forefront of science education, innovation and exploration. The Museum showcases more than 300 interactive exhibits, immersive films and experiential programs. With a designated STEM Center and an aviation themed Makerspace, The Leighton Family Hangar, MODS is committed to engaging, enriching and inspiring tomorrow’s workforce – today. The Museum celebrates diversity and welcomes visitors from all walks of life. MODS is closed to the public on Monday’s and three days of the year: One day in the fall for the Annual Gala (October 24, 2020), Thanksgiving, and one day in the spring for its Annual Wine, Spirits and Culinary Celebration (March 2021). Hours are Tuesday through Saturday from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. and 2 p.m. to 5 p.m. and Sunday from 12 p.m. to 2 p.m. and 3 p.m. to 5 p.m. MODS is located downtown at 401 SW Second Street, Fort Lauderdale, Florida 33312. For more information about the Museum, please visit mods.org or call 954.467.MODS (6637).
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