Oh Wow! to Celebrate 5th Birthday This Weekend

YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio – Oh Wow! The Roger & Gloria Jones Children’s Center for Science & Technology this weekend will celebrate its fifth year of operating.

During the Oh Wow Birthday Bash this Saturday and Sunday, admission to the center will be $5. As part of the celebration, Oh Wow will offer free cake and popcorn, hold prize giveaways and feature special guest “Makers’ to provide additional hands-on programming in the InspireWorks Lab.

In addition, visitors who purchase a new four-person membership for $80 will receive a fifth membership for free. Each membership is good for one year from the date of purchase.

The center provides hands-on interactive exhibits and educational programs rooted in the STEM disciplines — science, technology, engineering and mathematics — geared to children up to age 14. More than 206,000 visitors have come to the center since 2011, according to a news release.

Hours for both days are 10 a.m. to 4 p.m.

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