Join us for Movies, Music & More, a FREE program for adults 51+ right in the comfort of your own home, hosted by MODS. This virtual program in your home offers brain activities, music demonstrations, streaming of IMAX films and live presentations by distinguished scientists, researchers and educators.
A unique Zoom link will be sent to registrants prior to the event.
Take a trip to MODS and through the diverse ecosystems of Florida past and present. This program will include an interactive guided tour of our Florida Ecoscapes and Prehistoric Florida exhibits, as well as an introduction to some of
the animals that call MODS home and the zookeepers who care for them. Stay tuned as our program concludes with a broadcast of National Parks Adventure, a fan favorite from our IMAX documentary film library.
Spend a FREE out-of-this-world evening with Astronaut Karen Nyberg! As an engineer, astronaut and artist, Nyberg spent 30 years at National Aeronautics and Space Administration’s Johnson Space Center supporting human spaceflight, including 20 years as an astronaut and two spaceflights totaling 180 days in space.
See her presentation, enjoy a live question and answer session and watch the IMAX documentary, The Search for Life in Space.
Science of Sound
August 30, 2021 • 6 p.m. (EDT)
Learn all about the wonderful world of sound as we demonstrate how vibrations in the air can affect the way the human brain processes music and noise. Follow along as we make our own instruments together out of common household objects and join in on the maker-symphony! Stay tuned as our program concludes with a broadcast of America’s Musical Journey from our IMAX documentary film library.
Dream Big Engineering Day
September 27, 2021 • 6 p.m. (EDT)
Step into the shoes of an engineer and try out some fun challenges with the MODS Squad! Design and construct functioning towers and bridges using common household items and learn how engineers shape the world around us.
Stay tuned as our program concludes with a broadcast of Dream Big, one of the most acclaimed films from our IMAX documentary library.
For our October installment, we will be observing the end of sea turtle nesting season. Learn about the way sea turtles nest, find food and navigate the open ocean with an interactive presentation from MODS. Stay tuned as our program concludes with a broadcast of Humpback Whales from our IMAX documentary film library.
Feel the heat and brave the cold! We will be experimenting with both extremes and learning how temperature influences life on earth and what the weather is like on other planets! Stay tuned as our program concludes with a broadcast of The Search for Life In Space from our IMAX documentary film library.
What makes a plane fly? Why can’t we feel the earth spinning? Join us as we learn about the forces that put our world in motion. Stay tuned as our program concludes with a broadcast of Dolphins from our IMAX documentary film library.