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Daily Science Activities

March 13, 2017 - December 31, 2018
Every Sunday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday
Except December 25
Additional Showings on March 13 and March 20
Next Showing - February 20

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


 
 

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Week of February 12, 2018

Tuesday - Friday, Sunday

12PM - Building a Keystone: Arches (Maze Park)
1PM - Sewing 101 (Maker Studio)
2PM - Build on Math: Probability (Demo Area)
2PM -  Grab-bag Inventing & Invent-A-Car (Spark!Lab)
Thursday Only
10 AM - 12 PM -  Is it a 2D or 3D shape? (KinderLab)**
10 AM - 12 PM - Make a Book (Maker Studio)**
*Schedule subject to change.
**Early Childhood Programming Thursdays ONLY

 

Saturday, February 17, 2018*
Celebrate Engineering Day with us, as we explore basic concepts through hands-on fun! 
Science Saturday
11AM - Walk-Up Workshop: Rubber band cars (Genetics Classroom)
12PM - Science Demo: Homopolar Motor (Demo Area)
1PM - Science Lab: Dissecting a Sheep Heart  (Demo Area)
2PM - Walk-Up Workshop:  Rubber band cars (Genetics Classroom)
2PM – Spark!Lab: Grab-bag Inventing & Invent-A-Car (Spark!Lab)
3PM – Maker Activity: Air Powered Poof Launcher (Maker Studio)
*schedule subject to change

 

Week of February 19, 2018
Monday - Friday, Sunday
12PM - Building Momentum: Science of Figure Skating (Maze Park)
1PM -  Build a Circuit (Maker Studio)
2PM - Start Small, Build Up: Nanoscale (Demo Area)
2PM - Grab-bag Inventing & Invent-A-Car (Spark!Lab)
Thursday Only
10 AM - 12 PM - Will it fit? Building with LEGOs (KinderLab)**
10 AM - 12 PM - Straw Rockets (Maker Studio)**
*Schedule subject to change.
**Early Childhood Programming Thursdays ONLY

 

Saturday, February 24, 2018*
Please Note: Science City will close at 3:45PM for a private event.
Science Saturday
11AM - Walk-Up Workshop: Glowing Elements (Demo Area)
12PM - Science Demo: Hydrogen, The Water Former (Demo Area)
1PM - Maker Activity: Casting Gallium (Maker Studio)
2PM - Walk-Up Workshop: Glowing Elements (Demo Area)
3PM - Science Demo: Alkali Metals (Maze Park)
12PM - 3:30PM  Spark!Lab: Grab-bag Inventing & Invent-A-Car (Spark!Lab)
*schedule subject to change

 

Week of February 26, 2018
Tuesday - Friday, Sunday
12PM -  Start Small, Build Up: Nanoscale (Demo Area)
1PM -  Print your own Skyline (Maker Studio)
2PM - Building Momentum: Science of Figure Skating (Maze Park)
2PM - Grab-bag Inventing & Invent-A-Car (Spark!Lab)
Thursday Only
10 AM - 12 PM - Uncovering a Rainbow on Paper (KinderLab)**
10 AM - 12 PM - Make Block Robots (Maker Studio)**
*Schedule subject to change.
**Early Childhood Programming Thursdays ONLY

 

Saturday, March 3, 2018*
Science Saturday
11AM - Walk-Up Workshop: Tall Tower Challenge (Demo Area)
12PM - Science Demo: Building Momentum: Science of Figure Skating (Maze Park)
1PM - Science Lab: Dissecting Owl Pellets (Demo Area)
2PM - Walk-Up Workshop: Tall Tower Challenge (Demo Area)
2PM – Spark!Lab: Grab-bag Inventing & Invent-A-Car (Spark!Lab)
3PM – Maker Activity: Print your own Skyline (Maker Studio)
*schedule subject to change