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Makeuary is back!

Join us each week in February for new activities.

Geometric String Stars
February 3 - 7

Take inspiration from the sky! Design and create your own geometric star.

Cardboard Towers
February 10 - 14

What if the Empire State Building was made of cardboard?! Create your own tower out of cardboard tubes, experiment to create a really tall tower or maybe a very strong tower. The sky’s the limit!

Optical Illusions
February 17 - 21

Experiment with your vision this week as we create optical illusions.

Recycled Robots
February 24 - 28

Back by popular demand! Stop by this week and create your own robot from recycled materials.

All activities are free with membership or paid admission but some are best when you bring items from home.


Fingerprint being scanned
Forensics in Action

Saturday, February 27, 5-8pm
Ages 10-14, $25
Fingerprints, fibers, and blood oh my! Join us for a night at the museum and learn methods that forensic scientists use to solve crimes. Pizza and juice will be served.

Please call 814.234.0200 to register or complete an on-line registration.

Save the dates for new topics! March 19 and April 9, same time, same place!


Plantpalooza

Monday and Tuesday, March 7 and 8, 9am-4pm
Ages 6-10
Even if spring hasn't sprung, join us for a two-day exploration of plant science. We'll learn about the parts of plants through simple dissections and conduct experiments with plant scientists from Garden Genetics.

$100 members, $120 non-members
Before and Aftercare available for an additional $10/day

Please call 814.234.0200 to register or complete an on-line registration.


Music Notes Music Makers
 
Fridays, 10:30-11am
For children 5 and under and their parent/guardians
Join us for a rhythmic good time every Friday! This program includes stories and musical explorations for children and adults to enjoy together. This program is free with paid admission or membership.

*There will be Music Makers on March 11.
*Music Makers will not be held on March 18.
 

Baby with magnifying glass Baby Explorers
 
Every Wednesday 10:30-11am
Visit with your baby to explore science together through books and movement. Perfect for adults with a 6-month to 2-year-old child. Free with membership or paid admission.

*There will be Baby Explorers on March 9.
*Baby Explorers will not be held on March 16.
 

Science Adventures
 
Every Thursday, 10:30-11:30am
Join us for our favorite, free preschool program! This season, the program starts with a story and then dives into inquiry based explorations with water. Children and families are welcome to attend the story portion, the program portion or both. Free with membership or paid admission!

*There will be Science Adventures on March 10.
*Science Adventures will not be held on March 17.
 

Homeschool Days
 
The first Friday of each month from 12-3pm are Homeschool Days. Homeschool families are admitted at the group rate of $5 per person during this time.