Ongoing events calendar for December
Key: G - Greenville; S - Spartanburg; P - Pickens
G — Science + You is at The Children’s Museum of the Upstate. Enter a child-sized laboratory and explore how scientists impact health and wellness. Get hands on with a test kitchen, science art and more. Exhibit is open through Dec. 31. For details, visit http://www.tcmupstate.org.
G — Norman Rockwell’s Home for the Holidays is open through Jan. 29 at the Upcountry History Museum. Explore Rockwell’s hopeful view of humanity that helped shape the holiday season for 20th-century Americans. Visit http://www.upcountryhistory.org.
G — Things Fall Apart is open through Feb. 19 at the Upcountry History Museum. See how things are designed and made and how technology has evolved over time. Visit http://www.upcountryhistory.org.
G — Hands-On Harley Davidson is open through Jan. 8 at the Upcountry History Museum. Get a one-of-a-kind experience including a kid-sized motorcycle dealership and engineering lab. Visit http://www.upcountryhistory.org.
South Carolina and The Great War is now open at the South Carolina State Museum in Columbia. For details, visit http://scmuseum.org.
Genghis Khan at Discovery Place Science in Charlotte, North Carolina – Experience life in 13th-century Mongolia, entering the tents, battlegrounds and marketplaces of a vanished world. Explore Genghis Khan's life, view gold jewelry and ornaments, silk robes, musical instruments, pottery, sophisticated weaponry and more — the largest collection ever assembled of the treasures of Genghis Khan, including artifacts from St. Petersburg, Russia. Open through April 30. All ages. Included with admission. Visit http://www.discoveryplace.org.
Nikon Small World at the Fernbank Museum of Natural History in Atlanta – See the beauty and complexity of life as seen through a light microscope. Open through Dec. 18. Visit http://www.fernbank.edu.
BricksALIVE is now open at the South Carolina Aquarium in Charleston. It features 250,000 LEGO bricks in more than a dozen animal sculptures representing species that call South Carolina home. Visit http://scaquarium.org.
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