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Daily Science Activities

March 13 - December 31, 2017
Every Sunday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday
Except December 25
Additional Showings on March 13 and March 20
Next Showing - November 22

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 November 13*

Tuesday - Friday, Sunday 

  • 12PM - How Smell Affects Taste (Demo Area)
  • 1PM -  DIY Natural Inks (Maker Studio)
  • 2PM -  How Smell Works (Demo Area) 
  • 2PM -  Help Clean Up the Ocean & Teeter Tables (Spark!Lab)

Thursday Only

  • 10 AM - 12 PM - Exploring Noses: What do you smell?  (KinderLab)**
  • 10 AM - 12 PM -  Chemical Reaction Art (Maker Studio)**

*Schedule subject to change.

**Early Childhood Programming Thursdays ONLY
*schedule subject to change

 

Saturday, November 18, 2017*

The Maker Studio will be on the move for Union Station’s Holiday Lighting Ceremony. Please visit our Holiday Maker Village in the Grand Plaza.

Science Saturday

  • 11AM - Walk-Up Workshop:  Spices of Life (Demo Area)
  • 12PM - Science Demo: How Smell Affects Taste (Demo Area)
  • 1PM - Science Lab: Dissecting Owl Pellets (Demo Area)
  • 2PM - Walk-Up Workshop: Spices of Life (Demo Area) 
  • 2PM – Spark!Lab:  Help Clean Up the Ocean & Teeter Tables (Spark!Lab)

*schedule subject to change

Week of November 20*
Monday - Friday, Sunday 
12PM - Playing With Your Food (Demo Area) 
1PM -  Make a Globe (Maker Studio) 
2PM -  Sugar Content in Favorite Foods (Demo Area) 
2PM -  Help Clean Up the Ocean & Teeter Tables (Spark!Lab)
*schedule subject to change

Science Saturday, November 25, 2017*
11AM - Walk-Up Workshop:  How Spicy Are Foods (Test Kitchen)
12PM - Science Demo: Sugar Content in Favorite Foods (Demo Area)
1PM - Science Lab: Dissecting a Perch (Demo Area) 
2PM - Walk-Up Workshop: How Spicy Are Foods (Test Kitchen) 
2PM – Spark!Lab: Help Clean Up the Ocean & Teeter Tables (Spark!Lab)
3PM – Maker Activity:  Make a Globe  (Maker Studio) 
*schedule subject to change