Discovery Center at Murfree Spring

Snow and ice impact MLK Day events

Jan 17, 2022 at 06:31 am by Laura Beth Payne

Okay campers, rise, and shine, and don't forget your booties ‘cause it’s cold out there… it’s cold out there every day! Too soon for the Groundh.... Read More
Paula E. Harris, Chief Marketing Officer and Executive Vice President for Barge Design Solutions is the incoming Board President for Discovery Center.

Discovery Center appoints new board members, officers

Jan 13, 2022 at 02:00 pm by Voice Wire 1

The Discovery Center at Murfree Spring announced its new slate of board members and officers for 2022. The museum welcomes Paula E. Harris, Chief Marketing Officer and Executi.... Read More
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Murfreesboro Mama: 4 Reasons to visit Discovery Center in January

Jan 11, 2022 at 11:05 am by Laura Beth Payne 1

When winter weather hits it's time for the fun to head inside! Warm up with these exciting events and programs happening this month at Discovery Center. 1. The Updated Trai.... Read More

Murfreesboro Mama: What You Need to Know about the TN STEAM Fest

Oct 12, 2021 at 09:25 am by Laura Beth Payne 1

If you had asked me what I thought of science careers when I was a young girl, I would have barely been able to put down my novel to answer. As a bookish kid who didn't like t.... Read More

Murfreesboro Mama: Where to See Flowers this Summer

Jul 20, 2021 at 08:57 am by Laura Beth Payne 1

Next to swimming pools and ice cream, one of my favorite things about summer is watching flowers blooms this time of year. Local public gardens are full of life and color righ.... Read More
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Nissan Foundation awards $285K to Tennessee nonprofits

Jul 01, 2021 at 08:00 am by Voice Wire

The Nissan Foundation recently announced it is awarding $697,000 in grants to 28 nonprofit organizations for its 2021 grant cycle. The nonprofit recipients are located in.... Read More

Murfreesboro Mama: Where to Splash Around Town

May 31, 2021 at 10:03 am by Laura Beth Payne 1

It’s finally June and the heat is on. Now, where to cool off?  Head to these local spots to splash! The David Price Miracle Field and Playground  120 Dejarne.... Read More
Yellow bearded iris

Murfreesboro Mama: 6 Gardens to See This Summer

May 18, 2021 at 09:20 am by Laura Beth Payne 1

It's probably my age, and definitely Covid played a part, but over the last few years my interest in gardening has gone way up. The kid whose mother had to all but drag her in.... Read More

Secret Garden Party Preview

May 13, 2021 at 10:06 am by Laura Beth Payne 1

The committee for the Discovery Center’s 29th annual Secret Garden Party gathered at the downtown home of Ken and Judy Stone for a special photo shoot with Rachel T.... Read More
"In the Studio" workshop at Discovery Center

Murfreesboro Mama: 6 Can't Miss Happenings at Discovery Center this Spring

Apr 20, 2021 at 09:45 am by Laura Beth Payne 1

You could say it's been a *little* busy at Discovery Center, lately. Why? Since reopening its doors after Covid-19, the center's leadership and staff has worked tirelessly to.... Read More

Celebrate and Support Discovery Center with Secret Garden Events this spring

Mar 30, 2021 at 11:00 am by Voice Wire

Enter the enchanting outdoor spaces of Ken and Judy Stones’ historic East Main Street home on June 4 to support one of the city’s most cherished educational resour.... Read More
Discovery Center "Frozen Fun Themed Party

Murfreesboro Mama: 5 Reasons to Party at Discovery Center This Winter

Oct 23, 2020 at 09:00 am by Laura Beth Payne 1

Raise your hand if you're wondering what to do for your child's winter birthday this year. Now raise your hand if you're just wondering what do with your children during wint.... Read More