The adventures of the Boy Who Lived continue to live in the hearts of readers worldwide. The Saint Louis Science Center delves into the world of magic with its latest First Friday: Harry Potter, which has something for every Potterhead. There will be a presentation from Dan Yezbick, professor of English and media studies at St. Louis Community College at Wildwood, on some of the most closely guarded secrets of J.K. Rowling's most famous creation. The Webster University Quidditch Team will be there to train people in the famous sport, Muggle-style, and Harry Potter and the Chamber of Secrets is screened in the Planetarium at 9 p.m. and in the OMNIMAX theater at 10 p.m. First Friday: Harry Potter takes place tonight from 6 p.m. to midnight at the Science Center (5050 Oakland Avenue; www.slsc.org). Most activities are free, with some exceptions. Tickets for free screenings and presentations can be obtained at the box office starting at 6 p.m. on a first-come, first-served basis.
Price: free admission, some activities require a small fee