Enjoy the tastes, sounds and feel of Costa Rica at Discovery Center

Staff Report

Visit Costa Rica with Discovery Center from 1 to 4 p.m., Sunday, Jan. 25, for “Sizzling Sunday.”

Explore volcanoes, tromp through the rain forest, swim through a tropical reef, and sample the local cuisine of this Central American gem.

Check out the poison arrow frogs that call this place home, experiment with nanotechnology as you examine the blue Morpho butterfly, and design and test your own zipline.

Cost of the event is included with admission to Discovery Center — $8 for adults, $8 for children ages 2-17, and free to children age 1 and younger as well as to members of Discovery Center Museum.

Discovery Center is inside Riverfront Museum Park, 711 N. Main St., Rockford. Hours are 10 a.m.-5 p.m., daily. Call (815) 963-6769 or visit www.discoverycentermuseum.org for more details.

Posted Jan. 22, 2015

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