Hours of Operation
Monday: 9:30 a.m.-6:00 p.m.
Tuesday: 9:30 a.m.-6:00 p.m.
Thursday: 9:30 a.m.-8:00 p.m.
Friday: 9:30 a.m.-6:00 p.m.
Saturday: 10:00 a.m.-5:00 p.m.
Sunday: 1:00 p.m.-5:00 p.m.
If SPI is closed for inclement weather or construction there will be a note here:
The Magic Nate Show
Thursday, December 28 @ SPI
Magic Nate, a Central Ohio magician, will visit SPI to perform both classic and modern magic routines (in place of Family Game Night). The event is being sponsored by Mount Vernon Domino's.
Free admission from 6:00-8:00 p.m. only.
To learn more about Magic Nate click here!
Friday, January 12 @ SPI
Join us for Story Time at SPI every second Friday of the month. We will read a story or two followed by fun science exploration!
Ages 3-5. SPI admission prices and family memberships apply.
12/4/2017 Press Release: Progress at SPI
Exciting things are happening as SPI continues to expand its operations. SPI moved to the refurbished and specially designed Wright Center location nine months ago. The organization is ready to increase its focus on programming capabilities to fully utilize the new space. SPI is pleased to announce that Rachel Garcia will be moving into a newly created role as Director of Educational Programming to focus her energy developing programs for our new space. This new role will provide cultivation of informal science educational programming for all ages. SPI will hire a part-time Executive Director to take on the responsibilities of marketing, development, and management. SPI seeks someone with a passion and vision for science and education to propel the organization to greater heights. A complete job description for the new Executive Director position and instructions for interested applicants can be found here.
Saturday, January 13 @ SPI
In conjunction with downtown Mount Vernon's Second Saturday's, SPI will have FREE admission from 2:00-5:00 p.m. ONLY.
Family Game Night
Thursdays @ SPI
SPI will host Family Game Night every Thursday from 5:00 to 7:00 p.m. We have popcorn and games for all ages to choose from for good old family fun! You can also bring some of your own family friendly games to play. SPI admission prices and family memberships apply.