fbpx

Apr
16
Tue
April Art Studio Programs
Apr 16 all-day

April Watercolor FlowersFind creative inspiration with these activities in the Art Studio!

  • Renaissance sketches inspired by Leonardo da Vinci.
  • Springtime animal drawings in the style of Pablo Picasso.
  • Earth Day up-cycled paper collages.
  • Floral pattern rubbing plates.
  • April showers crayon-resist watercolors.

All activities are self-guided with instructions provided. Facilitated programs announced periodically throughout each day. FREE with general admission.

Discovery Cart Activity – K’Nex Engineering
Apr 16 all-day

Discovery Cart - KnexStop by our Discovery Cart to explore something new each week.

This week’s program is K’Nex Engineering!

Discovery Cart activities are self-guided. All program components and materials must remain on site unless otherwise noted. Some activities may contain small parts not suitable for children 3 and under. FREE with general paid admission.

Explore Science: Earth & Space Discovery Lab Program
Apr 16 all-day

Join us for something out of this world in honor of Astronomy Week and Astronomy Day!  Explore Earth and space with a variety of experiments changing throughout each day.  Activities will introduce you to research happening at NASA, Earth and planetary science, and astrophysics.  These programs are made possible by the National Informal STEM Education Network (NISE).  The Discovery Lab will be open by announcement periodically throughout each day.  FREE with general paid admission.

*The National Informal STEM Education Network (NISE Network) is a national community of informal educators and scientists dedicated to fostering public awareness, engagement, and understanding of current science, technology, engineering, and math (STEM).  For more information about NISE Net and to download a digital Exolore Science: Earth and Space toolkit please visit: www.nisenet.org.

This material is based upon work supported by NASA under cooperative agreement award number NNX16AC67A and 80NSSC18M0061.  Any opinions, findings, and conclusions or recommendations expressed in this material are those of the author(s) and do not necessarily reflect the view of the National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA).

Apr
17
Wed
April Art Studio Programs
Apr 17 all-day

April Watercolor FlowersFind creative inspiration with these activities in the Art Studio!

  • Renaissance sketches inspired by Leonardo da Vinci.
  • Springtime animal drawings in the style of Pablo Picasso.
  • Earth Day up-cycled paper collages.
  • Floral pattern rubbing plates.
  • April showers crayon-resist watercolors.

All activities are self-guided with instructions provided. Facilitated programs announced periodically throughout each day. FREE with general admission.

Discovery Cart Activity – K’Nex Engineering
Apr 17 all-day

Discovery Cart - KnexStop by our Discovery Cart to explore something new each week.

This week’s program is K’Nex Engineering!

Discovery Cart activities are self-guided. All program components and materials must remain on site unless otherwise noted. Some activities may contain small parts not suitable for children 3 and under. FREE with general paid admission.

Explore Science: Earth & Space Discovery Lab Program
Apr 17 all-day

Join us for something out of this world in honor of Astronomy Week and Astronomy Day!  Explore Earth and space with a variety of experiments changing throughout each day.  Activities will introduce you to research happening at NASA, Earth and planetary science, and astrophysics.  These programs are made possible by the National Informal STEM Education Network (NISE).  The Discovery Lab will be open by announcement periodically throughout each day.  FREE with general paid admission.

*The National Informal STEM Education Network (NISE Network) is a national community of informal educators and scientists dedicated to fostering public awareness, engagement, and understanding of current science, technology, engineering, and math (STEM).  For more information about NISE Net and to download a digital Exolore Science: Earth and Space toolkit please visit: www.nisenet.org.

This material is based upon work supported by NASA under cooperative agreement award number NNX16AC67A and 80NSSC18M0061.  Any opinions, findings, and conclusions or recommendations expressed in this material are those of the author(s) and do not necessarily reflect the view of the National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA).

Apr
18
Thu
April Art Studio Programs
Apr 18 all-day

April Watercolor FlowersFind creative inspiration with these activities in the Art Studio!

  • Renaissance sketches inspired by Leonardo da Vinci.
  • Springtime animal drawings in the style of Pablo Picasso.
  • Earth Day up-cycled paper collages.
  • Floral pattern rubbing plates.
  • April showers crayon-resist watercolors.

All activities are self-guided with instructions provided. Facilitated programs announced periodically throughout each day. FREE with general admission.

Discovery Cart Activity – K’Nex Engineering
Apr 18 all-day

Discovery Cart - KnexStop by our Discovery Cart to explore something new each week.

This week’s program is K’Nex Engineering!

Discovery Cart activities are self-guided. All program components and materials must remain on site unless otherwise noted. Some activities may contain small parts not suitable for children 3 and under. FREE with general paid admission.

Explore Science: Earth & Space Discovery Lab Program
Apr 18 all-day

Join us for something out of this world in honor of Astronomy Week and Astronomy Day!  Explore Earth and space with a variety of experiments changing throughout each day.  Activities will introduce you to research happening at NASA, Earth and planetary science, and astrophysics.  These programs are made possible by the National Informal STEM Education Network (NISE).  The Discovery Lab will be open by announcement periodically throughout each day.  FREE with general paid admission.

*The National Informal STEM Education Network (NISE Network) is a national community of informal educators and scientists dedicated to fostering public awareness, engagement, and understanding of current science, technology, engineering, and math (STEM).  For more information about NISE Net and to download a digital Exolore Science: Earth and Space toolkit please visit: www.nisenet.org.

This material is based upon work supported by NASA under cooperative agreement award number NNX16AC67A and 80NSSC18M0061.  Any opinions, findings, and conclusions or recommendations expressed in this material are those of the author(s) and do not necessarily reflect the view of the National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA).

Little Labs for Pre-K @ Hands On! Discovery Center
Apr 18 @ 9:00 am – 10:15 am

 

Little Labs are fun and engaging learning-play sessions designed for 3-5 year olds and their caregivers to enjoy hands-on exploratory STEAM learning and play.

Little Labs offer developmentally appropriate STEAM curriculum for children to learn and grow in a safe, nurturing environment.  Each week will feature story time, music, movement, and an activity, craft, or experiment.

  • Little Labs happen every Thursday morning at 9am, through May 30th.
  • Space is very limited and pre-registration is strongly encouraged.
  • Cost for Little Labs
    • $3 for Pre-K children with pre-registration, $4 for walk-in admission (if space allows).
    • FREE for adult (an adult must be present for registered children)
    • General admission fees apply to for all children ages 4+ and adults to stay and play in the museum following the Little Labs program.

Click HERE to purchase your tickets today!