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Daily Science Activities

November 21, 2016 - December 31, 2017
Every Sunday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday
Except December 25
Additional Showings on March 13 and March 20
Next Showing - March 23

Free with Science City admission!
(Union Station members receive free admission to Science City year-round!)


Friday Educator Chats in The Nature Center

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Week of March 6, 2017*

Tuesday - Friday, Sunday

12PM -  Levitation (Demo Area)

1PM - 3D Printed Super Hero Masks (Maker Studio)

2PM - Snap to It (Demo Area)

2PM - Help Clean up the Ocean & Extreme Inventing (Spark!Lab)

Thursday Only

10 AM - 12 PM - Push & pull: magnet play (KinderLab)**

10 AM - 12 PM - Make a SuperHero Gauntlet (Maker Studio)**

*Schedule subject to change.

**Early Childhood Programming Thursdays ONLY

 

Saturday, March 11, 2017*

Science Saturday

11AM - Walk-Up Workshop: Circuits! (Demo Area)

12PM - Science Demo: Snap to It (Demo Area)

1PM - Science Lab: Dissecting a Cow Eye (Demo Area)

2PM - Walk-Up Workshop: Circuits! (Demo Area)

2PM – Spark!Lab: Help Clean up the Ocean & Extreme Inventing (Spark!Lab)

3PM – Maker Activity: 3D Printed Super Hero Masks (Maker Studio)

*schedule subject to change

 

Week of March 13, 2017*

Monday - Friday, Sunday

12PM -  Human Circuits (Maze Park)

1PM - Build a Maker’s Notepad (Maker Studio)

2PM - Thowing Pi (Maze Park)

2PM -  Help Clean up the Ocean & Extreme Inventing (Spark!Lab)

Thursday Only

10 AM - 12 PM - LEDs: lights & playdough (KinderLab)**

10 AM - 12 PM -  Rainbow Pi Bracelets  (Maker Studio)**

*Schedule subject to change.

**Early Childhood Programming Thursdays ONLY

 

Saturday, March 18, 2017*

Science Saturday

11AM - Walk-Up Workshop: Food Batteries (Demo Area)

12PM - Science Demo: Human Circuits (Maze Park)

1PM - Science Lab: Dissecting a Starfish (Demo Area)

2PM - Walk-Up Workshop: Food Batteries (Demo Area)

2PM – Spark!Lab: Help Clean up the Ocean & Extreme Inventing (Spark!Lab)

3PM – Maker Activity: Build a Maker’s Notepad (Maker Studio)

*schedule subject to change

 

Week of March 20, 2017*

Monday - Friday, Sunday

12PM -  Dancing Sound (Demo Area)

1PM - Homopolar Motors  (Maker Studio)

2PM - Sparking Good Ideas (Demo Area)

2PM -  Help Clean up the Ocean & Extreme Inventing (Spark!Lab)

Thursday Only

10 AM - 12 PM - Make patterns with magnets (KinderLab)**

10 AM - 12 PM -  DIY Kaleidoscope (Maker Studio)**

*Schedule subject to change.

**Early Childhood Programming Thursdays ONLY

 

Saturday, March 25, 2017*

Meteorological Day

Science Saturday

11AM - Walk-Up Workshop: Extreme Clouds (Science on a Sphere)

12PM - Science Demo: Cloud in a Bottle (Demo Area)

1PM - Science Lab: Dissecting Owl Pellets (Demo Area)

2PM - Walk-Up Workshop: Extreme Clouds (Science on a Sphere)

2PM - Science Demo: Warm & Cold Fronts (Demo Area)

2PM – Spark!Lab: Help Clean up the Ocean & Extreme Inventing (Spark!Lab)

3PM – Maker Activity: Anemometer: Measure the Wind  (Maker Studio)

*schedule subject to change

Science comes to life with our daily demonstrations and activities at our Demo Area.