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Daily Science Activities

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

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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June Activities

Week of June 4, 2018
Monday - Friday, Sunday

12PM – Evolution of Speakers (Demo Area)
1PM – Make a Machine (Maker Studio)
2PM – Telescopes to Spectroscopes (Demo Area)
11AM - 1PM & 2 - 4PM – Help Clean Up the Ocean & Now What? (Spark!Lab)
Thursday Only
10 AM - 12 PM – Preschool coding for Robotic Birds (KinderLab)**
10 AM - 12 PM – Make a Racecar (Maker Studio)**

Saturday, June 9, 2018*
Science Saturday – Ball Point Pen Day

11AM – Walk-Up Workshop: Writing and Experimenting with Invisible Ink (Demo Area)
12PM – Science Demo: Drawing with Ink Made from Food (Tapped Out Classroom)
1PM – Science Lab: Chromatography: A comparison between water-based and permanent ink. (Demo Area)
2PM – Walk Up Workshop: Writing and Experimenting with Invisible Ink (Demo Area)
2PM – Spark!Lab: Help Clean Up the Ocean & Now What? (Spark!Lab)
3PM – Maker Activity: DIY Lava Lamp Pen (Maker Studio)
12 - 4 PM Special Guest – Pen Place (Maze Park)
All Day – Evolution of Writing Utensils (Maze Park)

Week of June 11, 2018
Monday - Friday, Sunday

12PM – Telescopes to Spectroscopes (Demo Area)
1PM – Sewn Circuits (Maker Studio)
2PM – Evolution of Speakers (Demo Area)
11AM - 1PM & 2 – 4PM – Help Clean Up the Ocean & Now What? (Spark!Lab)
Thursday Only
10 AM - 12 PM – Building help for the Three Little Pigs (KinderLab)**
10 AM - 12 PM – Making with Motors (Maker Studio)**

Saturday, June 16, 2018*
Science Saturday

11AM – Walk-Up Workshop: Lego Robotics (Tapped Out Classroom)
12PM – Science Demo: Evolution of Speakers (Demo Area)
1PM – Science Lab: Dissecting a Cow Eye (Demo Area)
2PM – Walk Up Workshop: Lego Robotics (Tapped Out Classroom)
2PM – Spark!Lab: Help Clean Up the Ocean & Now What? (Spark!Lab)
3PM – Maker Activity: Sewn Circuits (Maker Studio)

*Schedule subject to change.
**Early Childhood Programming Thursdays ONLY

Week of June 18, 2018
Tuesday - Friday

12PM - Ancient Tools (Demo Area)
1PM - Printmaking 101 (Maker Studio)
2PM - DaVinci Biomimicry Demo Area)
11AM - 1PM & 2 – 4PM - Help Clean Up the Ocean & Now What? (Spark!Lab)
Thursday Only
10 AM – 12 PM - Playdough and LEDs (KinderLab)**
10 AM – 12 PM - Drawing with Gears (Maker Studio)**

*Schedule subject to change.

Saturday, June 23, 2018 & Sunday June 24, 2018*
Join Us For Maker Faire Kansas City

Week of June 25, 2018
Tuesday - Friday, Sunday

12PM - DaVinci Biomimicry Demo Area)
1PM - Maker Camp Wk 1: Coding (Maker Studio)
2PM - Ancient Tools (Demo Area)
11AM - 1PM & 2 – 4PM - Help Clean Up the Ocean & Now What? (Spark!Lab)
Thursday Only
10 AM – 12 PM - Sketching Fun with Knobs, Yarn and Gel (KinderLab)**
10 AM – 12 PM - Maker Camp Wk 1: Coding (Maker Studio)**

Saturday, June 30, 2018*
Science Saturday

11AM – Walk-Up Workshop: Lego Robotics (Tapped Out Classroom)
12PM – Science Demo: DaVinci Biomimicry (Demo Area)
1PM – Science Lab: Dissecting Owl Pellets (Demo Area)
2PM – Walk Up Workshop: Lego Robotics (Tapped Out Classroom)
2PM – Spark!Lab: Help Clean Up the Ocean & Now What? (Spark!Lab)
3PM – Maker Activity: Maker Camp Wk 1: Coding (Maker Studio)

*Schedule subject to change.
**Early Childhood Programming Thursdays ONLY