Experience the concept of magnetism! Learn about poles and power of magnets in this hands-on workshop that even gives children the opportunity to make their own magnet to take home.
Welcome to the exciting world of color! Preschoolers will learn about the colors of the rainbow. Roll up your sleeves and get into color mixing with liquids, gels, and paints. Color your world beautiful with a sun catcher that captures the light.
World of Worms
Inspect the wiggly world of worms! Use a magnifying glass and powers of observation to get the dirt on our important friends. Unearth the habits and body parts of one of nature's slimiest creatures.
Learn all about butterflies – where they come from, stages of their growth, and how they eat. Create your own butterfly to take home during this workshop.
No bones about it, the human body is amazing! Feel the movement of your muscles and find out how they work with your bones to help you run. Listen to the beat of your heart and uncover why it’s the most important muscle in your body.
Let’s Look Closely
Are your eyes playing tricks on you? Explore mirrors, reflections and optical illusions, and use microscopes to get a closer look at everyday objects. Continue the fun at home with your very own magnifying glass.
Water is more complicated than it looks! Make a splash and see why some big things float and some little things sink. Experiment with density, absorption and surface tension.
Digging for Dinosaurs
Dinosaurs are always a huge kit with children, especially preschoolers! Learn the difference between meat-eating and plant-eating animals, and experience the opportunity to look at some dinosaur teeth close-up. Work as paleontologists by participating in mini dinosaur dig that will engage young minds as well as scientific skills.