Young Scientists

It’s never too soon to ignite in your child a passion for discovering the science of everyday life. Join other families as we partake in a weekly investigation through the wonders of the natural world with hands-on activities in physics, chemistry, botany, patterns of nature, ecology, structures, mimicry, the solar system, dinosaurs and more!

Program runs select Thursdays Oct. 1, 2015 through March 31, 2016.

preK 10:00 - 10:45am
preK 11:15 - Noon
Ages 5 - 7 4:15 - 5:00pm

Fee covers admission for one adult/child pair
$12.00 1 Member adult/child pair
$20.00 1 Non-Member adult/child pair
FREE one non-participating sibling under age 2
$12.00 Additional participating child
$12.00 Additional adult

Any cancellation made prior to start of class will be credited towards an upcoming class through March 31, 2016. There are no refunds.

Class Schedule Subjects

October 1 Shadow Exploration
October 8 Optical Illusions
October 22 Fall Nature Walk
October 29 Halloween Science (Costumes encouraged, but not required)
November 5 Engineering Challenge: Balance
November 12 Engineering Challenge: Tinker
November 19 Engineering Challenge: Build
December 10 Science of You
December 17 All About Germs
January 7 Ice Investigation
January 14 Bubble Mania
January 21 Sound Science
January 28 Air Play
February 4 Hydrology and Meteorology
February 25 Indoor Sailboats
March 3 Hot and Cold Astronomy
March 10 Dinosaurs!
March 17 Ice Age Fact and Fiction
March 24 The First Americans
March 31 Life Cycles Celebration

Pre-registration is required for all participants. Please call 248 645.3210 to register.