Exploration Place

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Sedgwick County has released its proposed budget for 2016, and it includes drastic cuts to many county services.

 

Numerous county agencies and county-supported organizations were aware that funding cuts were coming, but didn’t know how severe they’d be.

In need of something to do to fill your extra-long Labor Day Weekend? We've rounded up a few events taking place in and around town that will run through the weekend and on Labor Day.

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As family comes into town for the Thanksgiving holiday, show them the creative side of Wichita. Many of the city’s museums will keep normal business hours next week-- except for the holiday itself-- which gives Wichitans a chance to show off their city.

Jonathan Dwyer

The Force is strong in Wichita.

Not only is May 25 the 35th anniversary of the release of the first star wars film – A New Hope.

It is also the day before the much anticipated exhibit – Star Wars: Where Science Meets Imagination opens at Exploration Place.

The Exploration Place is accepting design ideas for its new aviation pavilion, “Design Build Fly,” Monday from 5:00 to 7:00 p.m.

Exploration Place announced the planning phase of this new aviation exhibit in September 2011. The new pavilion will replace the current Exploration Flight and Design Area.

The exhibit will receive continuous support from the Wichita State Engineering department, National Institute for Aviation Research and all other aviation industry members.

Exploration Place Hosts Design Forum

Apr 9, 2012

The Exploration Place is accepting design ideas for its new aviation pavilion, “Design Build Fly,” Monday from 5:00 to 7:00 p.m.

Exploration Place announced the planning phase of this new aviation exhibit in September 2011. The new pavilion will replace the current Exploration Flight and Design Area.

The exhibit will receive continuous support from the Wichita State Engineering department, National Institute for Aviation Research and all other aviation industry members.