WonderLab offers an informal educational setting for engaging your mind and your senses in lifelong learning. Further enrichment is provided by a variety of innovative programs, activities, workshops, and festival events for children, families, adults, school groups, and educators.
WonderLab hosts a variety of programs focused on specific age ranges, science topics, and learning styles. We offer Pre-K sessions, hands-on workshops, activity stations, live animal programs, teen nights, and more. Many programs incorporate community partners from the rich resources in our community. These include Indiana University and Ivy Tech, local businesses, professional artisans, nonprofit organizations, clubs, and hobbyists. WonderLab programs strive to create exciting, diverse and formative learning experiences for visitors of all ages. Please see individual program listings for details, including target ages, format, and any registration or fees associated with the event.
Watch pumpkins soar through the air in competitions for both accuracy and distance, and enjoy live music, a variety of food vendors, and a children's area (with fun activities for the young ones provided by WonderLab) during the Bloomington Pumpkin Launch at the Monroe County Fairgrounds (November 1)!
Enjoy half-price admission during First Friday Evening Science of Art: Felted Ant Sculpture (November 7) as you meet dimensional weaving artist Martina Celerin, Stone Belt Center client artists, and make your own mini 3D felted "ant" to take home!