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Leap into Science Workshop at the McKinley Presidential Library & Museum

The McKinley Presidential Library and Museum will present a Leap into Science Workshop on light and shadows engineered by the Franklin Institute on Saturday July 24 and Thursday August 5 from 11:00 AM to 1:00 PM.

This workshop will be available for children ages 3 and up and their families. It is free with paid admission to the museum. This workshop will last 2 hours and be in open-house format. Children and families will explore the science of light and shadows through hands-on activities and a children’s story, and have fun while learning to think like scientists.

For more information contact Science Director Lynette Reiner 330-455-7043


The McKinley Presidential Library & Museum is located at 800 McKinley Monument Dr NW in Canton. The Keller Gallery is the Museum’s temporary exhibition space and features a variety of topics each year. The Museum also includes the McKinley National Memorial, McKinley Gallery, Street of Shops, The Stark County Story, Discover World, Ramsayer Research Library, and the Hoover-Price Planetarium. The Museum is open Tuesday – Saturday from 9:00 AM to 4:00 PM. The Museum is closed Sunday and Monday.