When you have little ones, it is hard to keep them awake long enough to ring in the New Year.  However, the Don Harrington Discovery Center has a way that the kids can celebrate with their very own New Year's Eve party without having to stay awake until midnight.

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Not only that, the parents can come out and celebrate with their kids and then make adult plans for that evening.

WHAT: Noon Year's Eve

WHERE: Discovery Center 1200 Streit Dr

WHEN: Saturday, December 31st, 11-1pm

COST: Members $2, Non-Members $2 plus regular admission.

Fun activities include:

Science demos

Crafts that include New Year's Hats and noise makers


A ginger ale toast to the new year and cookies

and all the fun exhibits that are at the Discovery Center.

Then just before noon, the kids will get to countdown to the balloon drop.  Each balloon contains prizes.  Not only that, there will be a special balloon drop for the younger kids and one for the older kids.

So celebrate the New Year with the Don Harrington Discovery Center.