The Discovery Museums Speaker Series

The Discovery Museums Speaker Series creates engaging conversations around creativity, learning, and the future of science education. We connect our community with leaders in the fields of science, technology, and education to discuss important topics that impact our children, our families, and our world. Join the conversation!

Upcoming Events

Ron Fournier
Wednesday, April 19, 2017 -
7:00pm to 9:00pm
Speaker: Ron Fournier, senior political columnist for The Atlantic and National Journal, and author of Love That Boy
The Gallery at Villageworks
525 Mass Ave #200
West Acton, MA
United States
Registration Required: Register Now

In his book Love That Boy: What Two Presidents, Eight Road Trips, and My Son Taught Me About a Parent's Expectations, award-winning political journalist Ron Fournier writes movingly about the causes and costs of parental expectations in... Learn More


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