Upcoming Events


August 10, 2014

Code This!

Sunday, August 10, 11:00am – 3:00pm


Explore the secret world of coding and decoding past and present.  Learn about encryption, decryption, bar codes and ciphers. We will be welcoming Barcoding Inc. who will reveal the secrets of barcoding and teaching us how this common but mysterious code works. Then create your own secret code and deliver messages with invisible ink.


We also welcome the National Cryptologic Museum and Dr. David Hatch who will demonstrate the uses of the Enigma Machine used in the twentieth century for enciphering and deciphering messages.


At 3pm Dr. Hatch will be presenting his talk Eavesdropping From Hell, on Jewish code breakers of the 1930s. More info HERE.

Start: August 10, 2014 11:00 am
End: August 10, 2014 3:00 pm

Eavesdropping From Hell

Sunday, August 10, 3:00pm


Speaker Dr. David Hatch


Dr. Hatch will discuss the Jewish code breakers of the 1930s and the important role they played during World War II.

Start: August 10, 2014 3:00 pm
End: August 10, 2014 4:30 pm

August 13, 2014

Late Night on Lloyd Street: After Hours Mad Pickle Science!

Wednesday, August 13th, 6pm – 9pm




If you still haven’t visited the Electrified Pickle this is the prefect opportunity! Come and visit the museum after hours, explore the experiments in the exhibit and play with some of our favorite experiments from our Sunday programs. This of course includes electrifying Pickles! We will also be welcoming Mad Science, with their show Bubbling Potions, essentially lots of dry ice plus freezing pickles.


As with all late nights we will have plenty of food and drink available. Please be aware this event has a maximum number of places available so arrive early to avoid disappointment.

Start: August 13, 2014 6:00 pm
End: August 13, 2014 9:00 pm