Louisiana Tech’s IDEA Place indeed has ideas for the holiday season – from Turkey Daze to Grandparents’ Night to a Christmas Event, along with multiple segments of its newly launched Sci-Fri series.

Thrown in for good measure: a fish-naming event.

Misty Byrd, assistant to the director of Louisiana Tech’s Sci-TEC Science and Technology Education Center, leans over a turntable exhibit. Tech’s IDEA Place just received the exhibit from the Exploratorium in San Francisco, which is an “awesome science museum