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Daily Science Activities

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

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 July 3, 2017

Monday - Friday, Sunday

12PM -  Microscopic Look at the Cycles of Life (Demo Area)

1PM -  Maker Camp Wk1: Make it Move (Maker Studio)

2PM - Water Goes Round and Round (Science On A Sphere)

2PM -  Invent a Habitat & Shaping Spaces (Spark!Lab)

Thursday Only

10 AM - 12 PM - Predator & Prey Tools  (KinderLab)**

10 AM - 12 PM - Gear Art (Maker Studio)**

*Schedule subject to change.

**Early Childhood Programming Thursdays ONLY

 

Saturday, July 8, 2017*

Science Saturday

11AM - Walk-Up Workshop: Making Snakes (Tapped Out Classroom)

12PM - Science Demo: Turtle Petting Zoo (Simple Machines)

1PM - Science Lab: Examining Gecko Feet (Demo Area)

2PM - Walk-Up Workshop: Making Snakes (Tapped Out Classroom)

2PM – Spark!Lab: Invent a Habitat & Shaping Spaces (Spark!Lab)  

3PM – Maker Activity: Maker Camp Wk1: Make it Move (Maker Studio)

*schedule subject to change

 

Week of July 10, 2017
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Monday - Friday‬, Sunday

‪12PM‬ - Carbon Round and Round(Demo Area)

‪1PM‬ - Maker Camp Wk2: Give it Form (Maker Studio)

‪2PM‬ - A Whole Lot of Shaking (Science On A Sphere) 
‪2PM‬ - Invent a Habitat & Shaping Spaces (Spark!Lab)

Thursday Only

‪10 AM - 12 PM‬ - From Seed to Flower (KinderLab)**

‪10 AM - 12 PM‬ - Sculpt with Clay (Maker Studio)**

*Schedule subject to change.

**Early Childhood Programming Thursdays ONLY

 

‪Saturday, July 15, 2017*‬

Science Saturday

‪11AM‬ - Walk-Up Workshop: DNA Extractions (Tapped Out Classroom)

‪12PM‬ - Science Demo: Carbon Round and Round(Demo Area)

‪1PM‬ - Science Lab: Dissecting Owl Pellets (Demo Area) 
‪2PM‬ - Walk-Up Workshop: DNA Extractions (Tapped Out Classroom)

‪2PM‬ – Spark!Lab: Invent a Habitat & Shaping Spaces (Spark!Lab)  

‪3PM‬ – Maker Camp Wk2: Give it Form (Maker Studio)

*schedule subject to change

 

Week of July 17, 2017

Monday - Friday, Sunday

12PM -  Watching Photosynthesis (Demo Area)

1PM -  Maker Camp Wk3: Make it Sing   (Maker Studio)

2PM - Food & Energy (Demo Area)

2PM -  Invent a Habitat & Shaping Spaces (Spark!Lab)  

Thursday Only

10 AM - 12 PM -  Exploring a Grassland Biome (KinderLab)**

10 AM - 12 PM - Play Doh Piano (Maker Studio)**

*Schedule subject to change.

**Early Childhood Programming Thursdays ONLY

 

Saturday, July 22, 2017*

Structural Science Day

Science Saturday

11AM - Walk-Up Workshop: Build & Test a Bridge (Tapped Out Classroom)

12PM - Science Demo: Shapes of Constant Width (Demo Area)

1PM - Science Lab: Joint Structures(Demo Area)

2PM - Walk-Up Workshop: Build & Test a Bridge (Tapped Out Classroom)

2PM – Spark!Lab: Invent a Habitat & Shaping Spaces (Spark!Lab)   

3PM – Maker Activity: Maker Camp Wk3: Make it Sing   (Maker Studio)

*schedule subject to change

 

Week of July 24, 2017

Monday - Friday, Sunday

12PM -  You are Star Stuff (Maze Park)

1PM -   Maker Camp Wk4: Sew the Circuits (Maker Studio)

2PM - From Seed to Seed (Demo Area)

2PM -  Invent a Habitat & Shaping Spaces (Spark!Lab)   

Thursday Only

10 AM - 12 PM -  Complete Metamorphosis (KinderLab)**

10 AM - 12 PM - Learn to Sew (Maker Studio)**

*Schedule subject to change.

**Early Childhood Programming Thursdays ONLY

 

Saturday, July 29, 2017*

Science Saturday

11AM - Walk-Up Workshop: Animal Metamorphosis (Tapped Out Classroom)

12PM - Science Demo: You are Star Stuff (Maze Park)

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

2PM - Walk-Up Workshop: Animal Metamorphosis (Tapped Out Classroom)

2PM – Spark!Lab: Invent a Habitat & Shaping Spaces (Spark!Lab)  

3PM – Maker Activity: Maker Camp Wk4: Sew the Circuits (Maker Studio)

*schedule subject to change

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