Lights Up Sound Down Movies at Marbles
Monthly sensory-sensitive screenings at Marbles IMAX for kids with special needs, young kids and their families. Makes an ideal first movie experience!
Lights up, sound down. Get up and dance around!
(Movie schedule is anticipated and subject to change)
Advocates for Health in Action and Marbles are hosting a series of community screenings of Resilience, a 60-minute film directed by James Redford on Adverse Childhood Experiences (ACEs) and their impact on health, quality of life, economics and education.
View this highly acclaimed film with us to learn what ACEs are, how they increase the likelihood of disease and illness, and how together we as a community can mitigate the impact of ACEs for Wake County residents.
July 16, 2018
Registration is free. Space is limited.
Coffee and snacks available for purchase.
Posters for Play 2018
Saturday, July 28 from 1-5:30pm*
Take home movie posters, memorabilia and other movie-related collectibles. We'll have items from Avengers: Infinity War, Black Panther, Star Wars, Jurassic World and more! All items are priced as donations. Proceeds benefit exhibits and programs at Marbles Kids Museum, a 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization.
*Exclusive advance entry opportunity for Marbles Movie Members!
Doors open at 12:30pm for Marbles Movie Members | Doors will open at 1pm for all other guests
All About Bears: NC & Beyond at Marbles IMAX
Saturday, July 14, 2018 at 1pm
Join us at Marbles IMAX for a screening of Pandas 3D, followed by presentations and an audience Q&A with Dr. Stuart Pimm and Joe Folta.
Dr. Pimm is an internationally known environmentalist focused on the study of present day extinctions and what can be done to prevent them. Dr. Pimm is the author of over 270 scientific papers and four books and serves as Doris Duke Professor of Conservation Ecology in the Nicholas School of Environment and Earth Sciences at Duke University. Dr. Pimm has covered pandas and their habitat extensively in his research with a half-dozen research papers focused on the giant panda.
Joe Folta is a black bear expert with over 30 years of experience beginning as a Wildlife Technician on the black bear program at the Pennsylvania Game Commision. Joe completed his M.S. degree at the University of Tennessee on a black bear ecology study at Alligator River National Wildlife Refuge and Dare County Bombing Range in North Carolina, and is currently finishing his Ph.D. at the SUNY–College of Environmental Science and Forestry focused on the black bear population in North Carolina, specifically the NC Piedmont region.