calendar of events

spectrUM Events Calendar

The University of Montana spectrUM Discovery Area is Missoula's hands-on science center dedicated to inspiring a culture of learning and discovery for all.

spectrUM is now open at the Missoula Public Library, Tuesday - Saturday, 10am-6pm.

Learn more about spectrUM's opening.

spectrUM Museum Activities

View our September 2021 Activity Calendar

spectrUM will host guided activities at our Discovery Bench every Tuesday-Saturday from 2-6pm. Stop by anytime between 2-6pm to participate. Activities are free and open to the public. No registration required.

Weekly Themes:

  • September 7-11: Plants and Animals
  • September 14-18: Chemistry
  • September 21-25: Oceanography
  • September 28-October 2: Coding and Robotics

Visit us at EmPower Place

EmPower Place is a hands-on learning center in the Missoula Food Bank and Community Center dedicated to nourishing the bodies and minds of local children and families. EmPower Place hours:

  • Monday, Tuesday, and Thursday: 2-6pm
  • Wednesday and Friday: 10am-1pm