Member Events

You’re invited!

I'm A MEMBER Sticker4As a Great Lakes Science Center member, you receive invitations to exclusive member-only events, including previews of our newest OMNIMAX films and astronaut meet and greet events, to our annual Member Film Festival and Member Appreciation Weekends!

Member Panda-Palooza!

OMNIMAX Preview Event – Pandas: The Journey Home
Thursday, November 20
5:30 pm

PANDA392e BANNERIt's a Panda-Palooza! You're invited to the members-only screening of our brand-new film, Pandas: The Journey Home, before it opens to the public on Friday, November 28!

Meet these iconic, delightful creatures and marvel at their hijinks, while learning about the desperate plight of pandas in the wild and following the extraordinary efforts to save them. Watch the trailer.

Event is $2 per member. Each guest will receive a small bag of popcorn and a beverage (soda or water). The Science Center café and concessions will not be open. Dinner will not be provided.

Before the movie, enjoy panda-themed giveaways, make your own panda mask activities, panda photo opportunity and more from 5:30 to 6:15 pm. First-come, first-served.

Event check-in begins at 5:15 pm outside of the OMNIMAX Theater. The movie starts at 6:15 pm. At check-in, you'll receive a voucher for $3 parking. Seating in the theater is first-come, first-served.

$2 per member. Space is limited. You must reserve your ticket in advance to this screening. This event will sell out.

Register today! Call 216-621-2400 (Monday - Friday, 9 am - 5:30 pm).

I'm A MEMBER Sticker4Member Appreciation Weekend
Friday, December 5 - Saturday, December 6

Thank you for being a member! Enjoy an additional 10% off purchases in our Science Store and cafe.

Save the date!

2015 Member Events
Mark your calendars now for these upcoming member-only events! Check back soon for more information. 

Mythbusters Members-Only Exhibition Preview
Thursday February 5, 2015

Member Appreciation Weekend
Friday May 22 - Monday May 25, 2015
Receive 20% off the store and café!

Beyond Rubik’s Cube Members-Only Exhibition Preview
May 2015

2015 Members Film Festival
Saturday, September 26, 2015

Have a membership question? Call 216-696-4576 or email