Thursday, February 13, 2020 - 7:00pm to 10:00pm
Take a deeper dive into the science of attraction with an intimate evening designed to open your mind...and hearts.
Explore research about the complex biological and psychological components of sex, gender, love, attraction, and long-term relationships.
· Flash Talks with local experts
· Lively interactive demonstrations
· Theatrical performances that explore issues of sexuality: past, present, and future.
· Access to iconic exhibits, including The Giant Heart, Your Brain, and Electricity.
· Cash bar
Co-curated by local sexologist, columnist, and podcaster, Dr. Timaree Schmit, this hands-on event is designed to provide guests with rational, empirically-based, and scientifically-focused knowledge about gender, sex, and sexuality in an entertaining and judgment-free environment.
The Franklin Institute offers a welcoming environment in which all guests can freely delight in the fanciful, the frightening, and the just plain weird reaches of science. We maintain that guests have the right to fully experience and enjoy our programming regardless of their age, background, ethnicity, gender, sexual orientation, socioeconomic situation, religion, or abilities. Discrimination or harassment of any form will not be tolerated.