All Eyes On the Eclipse

The Rockville Science Center partnered with the Gaithersburg Community Museum at the Gaithersburg Solar Eclipse Party

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2017 Volunteer Appreciation Event

We held our annual appreciation event to honor our volunteers, donors, and staff. You make the Science Center possible.

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They're off to Nationals!

Congratulations to the UAS4STEM team for showing your drone-maneuvering skills over the weekend and winning a place at the National competition in August.

Photo credit: Bob Ekman
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Thanks, everyone!

Thanks to all the exhibitors, volunteers and visitors for making the 28th annual Rockville Science Day a great day to learn, do, see and have fun!

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Congratulations, Team 2662!

The only rocketry team from Maryland that qualified for the TARC Nationals is our Explorer Post Team 2662! Congratulations to Bob Ekman and the team.

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Help us achieve our goal of bringing a Science Center to Rockville. Grab a tax-deductible Rockille Science Center membership for $20 per year, or $40 for a family membership.

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From robotics to Science Cafe, find out about all the programs the Rockville Science Center offers.

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Individual  membership: $20/year
Family membership: $40/year
Organization membership: $100/year
Thanks for your financial help to sustain our education & outreach programs and make a Rockville Science Center facility a reality!


Our volunteers participate in everything from brainstorming about the new facility to acting as judges at Science Fairs. Join us!


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Join us to help open doors for residents and students of the DC area into the cutting-edge theoretical and applied science work that is ongoing at our laboratories, universities, research centers, and businesses.

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We welcome your questions and suggestions via our contact page, and your participation on Facebook and Twitter @RockvilleSci.

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Upcoming Events

  1. Makerspace – MoCo Makers

    April 19 @ 7:00 pm - 8:45 pm
  2. Makerspace – Open Time

    April 20 @ 10:00 am - 1:00 pm
  3. Makerspace – Neuroscience For Kid

    April 21 @ 10:00 am - 11:30 pm
  4. Makerspace – Amateur Radio Technician License Class

    April 21 @ 1:30 pm - 4:30 pm
  5. Rockville Science Day

    April 22 @ 12:00 pm - 5:00 pm