Calendar of Events

Imagination Station has an ever changing calendar of events that makes every visit to the science center different from the last. With events for kids of all ages, you're sure to find fun for the entire family. Below is a listing of current and upcoming events.


    Toledo Area Parent – Photo Contest

    Submit your favorite photo, taken while at Imagination Station, and be entered to win!


    Little Scientist Workshops

    Registration Now Open
    These programs encourage families with young children, ages 3 – 5, to investigate the world around them. RSVP today!


    Homeschool Workshops

    October 2015 – April 2016
    This monthly program covers a variety of topics – from chemistry to astronomy and all the fun, messy science in-between!


    Open Labor Day

    September 7, 10am – 5pm
    Spend your day off with us and explore the science center.


    Closed for Fall Cleaning

    September 8 – 28
    We will be closed for annual cleaning and maintenance. Please visit us again when our normal operating hours resume on Tuesday, September 29.


    The Bash6

    September 19, 7pm
    It’s our 6th birthday, so we’re throwing the biggest, craziest, most EXTREME science party you’ve ever seen – The Bash6. This annual fundraiser, infuses the science of taste, sound and entertainment into one unforgettable evening.


    Science Weeks

    Don’t miss these special themed weeks guaranteed to engage your family in hands-on exploration!


    Spooky Science

    October 1 – 31
    The entire month of October, explore the hair-raising, bone-chilling, spine-tingling myths of Halloween.

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    MythBusters: The Explosive Exhibition

    October 17 – January 10, 2016
    Discover the madness behind the method! Apply the scientific method to uncover the truth behind popular myths.

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    Monster Bash

    October 22, 6 – 8pm
    Gather your zombie family for a haunting evening filled with special activities and demonstrations that’ll trick your eyes and treat your mind!


    National Chemistry Week

    November 10 – 14
    Experience things you can’t replicate in the classroom as we celebrate the wonders of chemistry at Imagination Station.

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    Tabletop Science

    November 24 -28
    Impress your family this Thanksgiving with a little bit of science! Learn all the tips and tricks of doing science at the dinner table with interactive experiments.


    Frostology: The Science of the Season

    December 1 – January 3
    The weather outside is frightful, but our science is so delightful. Frostology will explore the slippery science of snow, make engineers out of elves and create masterpieces from paper with our holiday-themed activities and demonstrations.


    Cookies & Cocoa with Claus

    December 3, 6 – 8pm
    This members-only pajama dance party with the big guy, Santa Claus. This festive night blends holiday cookies and cocoa with cool science.

    Imagination Station Toledo, Open

    Open Martin Luther King, Jr. Day

    January 18
    We will be open from 10am – 5pm in celebration of Martin Luther King, Jr. Day!


Past Events Archive

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    MythBusters: The Explosive Exhibition

    October 17 – January 10, 2016
    Discover the madness behind the method! Apply the scientific method to uncover the truth behind popular myths. Can you drive a car blindfolded or hang from the edge of a cliff? Based on the real-life operations room of the MythBusters’ iconic set, this exhibition is filled with gadgets, props, video and blueprints used by the hosts to explore myths on the show. Learn more here.