Starry Night Campout // August 12 – August 13, 2018

The Perseid Meteor Shower!

Join A Time For Science for a special edition of Starry Night to view the Perseid meteor shower and to explore the wonders of the summer skies. Evening and Camping passes available.

Welcome to A Time For Science!

Where you can explore nature, do science, and have fun. Through our exhibits, programs, and field experiences, we provide visitors with opportunities to get up close and personal with science and nature.


Greenville Science Center

729 Dickinson Avenue • Greenville, NC • (252) 364-2862

Our nationally-recognized science and technology learning center and museum is located in the heart of Greenville. Here, we offer exhibits, science camps & fairs, and e-mentoring programs to ignite kids’ interest to engage in science, technology, engineering, mathematics, and arts (STEAM) in educational and fun ways!

Grifton Nature & Science Center

949 Contentnea Lane • Grifton, NC • (252) 364-2862

Our Grifton location features 380 acres of Bray Hollow Conservancy lands in southern Pitt County and offers  regular kayaking, 5K’s and trail runs, as well as astronomy programs at the on-site Chia-yu Li Planetarium, nature classes, and much more!


october, 2020

01oct7:00 pm9:00 pmSold Out!Harvest Moon PaddleFull Moon Paddle in our shallow pond7:00 pm - 9:00 pm

03oct10:00 am12:00 pmEvent OverLittle Trip on the Little Contentnea10:00 am - 12:00 pm

24oct10:00 am2:00 pmPaddle the ContentneaA 7 mile trip down the Contentnea Creek10:00 am - 2:00 pm

30oct5:00 pm7:00 pmCandy Creatures5:00 pm - 7:00 pm

Don't Be Shy. Get In Touch.

Have any questions? Having a hard time finding us? Call or email one of the folks below:

Emily Jarvis

Maria McDaniel

Sam Eubanks

Brian Baker