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Teacher Appreciation Night

May 7

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Tues., May 7 from 5 – 8:30 p.m.

In recognition of Teacher Appreciation Week, the State Museum will be celebrating South Carolina teachers with a special, free evening event.

South Carolina teachers who are currently registered with the state and have an official school I.D. may visit the museum on this night and receive free general admission. Teachers can also receive up to 3 free general admission tickets for friends and family accompanied by them. Extra guests can purchase general admission for $5.

Activities will include:

  • A special preview of museum planetarium shows starting at 5:15, 6:45 and 8:15 p.m.

  • A chance to meet museum educators and astronomers to discuss all the resources the museum can offer for the upcoming 2019 – 2020 school year.

    5:45 p.m. – States of matter museum lesson demonstration.

    7:15 p.m. – Electricity museum lesson demonstration.

  • Demonstrations of museum educational programs on South Carolina history, natural history, robotics, outreach and more.

  • Observatory open for night-sky viewing and educators will be present to discuss available classes, distance learning and professional development opportunities.

Plus, each teacher will receive a free gift (must be registered by 6 p.m.) and 10% off in the Cotton Mill Exchange.


Please register online if you plan to attend.

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