Events Calendar

 

 

Jul
1
Sat
Game Masters: The Exhibition Opening
Jul 1 all-day

Game Masters showcases the work of the world’s best video game designers, from the arcade era to today’s console and online games. The work of more than 30 designers who have made a significant impact in the field is explored through rare concept artwork, newly commissioned interviews and interactive digital displays-as well as more than 100 playable games. This is the first large-scale exhibition to take visitors behind the scenes of how video games are made as well as spotlighting the people who actually make them. At the Fleet Science Center from July 1, 2017, to January 15, 2018.

Jul
20
Thu
Video Games to The Rescue at Fleet Science Center
Jul 20 @ 7:00 pm – 8:30 pm

Some people think video games are only good for mindless entertainment, but technology developed in the gaming industry is being used for everything from brain research to drug development to innovative therapies for stroke patients. On select Thursdays of every month the Fleet invites local scientists, researchers and engineers to talk about how video game technology is helping them find imaginative solutions to the world’s challenges.

Aug
17
Thu
Video Games to The Rescue at Fleet Science Center
Aug 17 @ 7:00 pm – 8:30 pm

Some people think video games are only good for mindless entertainment, but technology developed in the gaming industry is being used for everything from brain research to drug development to innovative therapies for stroke patients. On select Thursdays of every month the Fleet invites local scientists, researchers and engineers to talk about how video game technology is helping them find imaginative solutions to the world’s challenges.

Sep
14
Thu
Fleet Night of Science: Game Masters
Sep 14 @ 6:30 pm – 7:30 pm

If you want to take a more social approach to your science discovery, join us at Fleet Night of Science! This edition of Fleet Night of Science explores our latest exhibition, Game Masters. Enjoy all the video games you can handle, including vintage arcade games like Asteroids and Space Invaders, to blockbusters indie games such as Alien Hominid and Angry Birds. No kids, a bar, a DJ and no quarters required.

Sep
21
Thu
Video Games to The Rescue at Fleet Science Center
Sep 21 @ 7:00 pm – 8:30 pm

Some people think video games are only good for mindless entertainment, but technology developed in the gaming industry is being used for everything from brain research to drug development to innovative therapies for stroke patients. On select Thursdays of every month the Fleet invites local scientists, researchers and engineers to talk about how video game technology is helping them find imaginative solutions to the world’s challenges.

Oct
14
Sat
Walk a Mile in Her Shoes
Oct 14 @ 9:00 am – 1:00 pm

YWCA of San Diego County will present the 10th annual “Walk a Mile in Her Shoes®” fundraising walk. Men, alongside women and children, are invited to walk a mile in heels through downtown San Diego County to increase awareness of domestic violence in the community and help end the pervasive issue once and for all.

Jun
6
Thu
DayTimers Movie Mavens
Jun 6 @ 1:00 pm – 2:30 pm

See “Rocketman” with Congregation Beth Israel. This spirited cinema discussion group is led by film guru Linda Levine. Much like a book club, you’ll see the movie on your own and participate in the discussion by sharing your impressions. Linda will provide insights into screenwriters, story lines, actors, producers, and directors. The specific movie title will be announced approximately two to three weeks before the scheduled discussion. Watch e-news, evites or Beth Israel’s website for notifications.