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Calendar

Mar
25
Sat
SCIturday – Launch Day
Mar 25 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm

Learn some real rocket science! Implement Newton’s laws, build paper rocket bodies, fins, and cones, then assemble and launch them high into the air. Recommended for ages 9 to 99; ages 8 & under require a paid accompanying adult.

Apr
1
Sat
April Skies Over Tallahassee
Apr 1 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am

Enjoy a live planetarium show presented by the Tallahassee Astronomical Society and will review prominent constellations, stars, and planet positions in the morning and evening sky for the upcoming month.

Apr
8
Sat
SCIturday – Explosive Chemicals
Apr 8 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm

Learn about the periodic table of elements, put on goggles and gloves, and see which elements create a BANG! Features live demonstrations and messy activities. Recommended for ages 10 and under; ages 8 & under require a paid accompanying adult.

Apr
14
Fri
Home School Days – Aerospace Academy
Apr 14 @ 9:00 am – 12:00 pm

Feel the need for speed? Fly a space mission simulation, see an interactive aerospace demonstration, build a model of the James Webb Space Telescope and more.

Apr
22
Sat
SCIturday – Minecraft Rollercoasters
Apr 22 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm

Celebrate Earth Day by building a Minecraft rollercoaster that spans biomes! Learn about the seven major Earth biomes while exploring your creativity. Recommended for ages 9 to 99; ages 8 & under require a paid accompanying adult.

Apr
29
Sat
Public Mission – Asteroid Explorers
Apr 29 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm

The Challenger Learning Center’s Space Mission Simulator offers visitors the next best thing to actual space flight with a NASA-inspired Mission Control room and an orbiting space station modeled after the laboratory on the International Space Station. During a space mission, team members work as scientists and engineers. Onboard astronauts in the Space Station Simulator work with their counterparts in the Mission Control Simulator to fly one of our simulated space missions. These simulations provide plenty of challenges for the crews in space and on the ground.

May
4
Thu
Special Public Mission – May the 4th
May 4 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm

The Challenger Learning Center’s Space Mission Simulator offers visitors the next best thing to actual space flight with a NASA-inspired Mission Control room and an orbiting space station modeled after the laboratory on the International Space Station. During a space mission, team members work as scientists and engineers. Onboard astronauts in the Space Station Simulator work with their counterparts in the Mission Control Simulator to fly one of our simulated space missions. These simulations provide plenty of challenges for the crews in space and on the ground.

May
6
Sat
May Skies Over Tallahassee
May 6 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am

Enjoy a live planetarium show presented by the Tallahassee Astronomical Society and will review prominent constellations, stars, and planet positions in the morning and evening sky for the upcoming month.

May
12
Fri
Home School Days – Environmental Engineers
May 12 @ 9:00 am – 12:00 pm

Explore how humans and animals solve problems every day! Build solar panels, examine filtration systems, build a windmill, build a structure out of recycling and more.

May
13
Sat
SCIturday – LEGO Vehicles
May 13 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm

Explore vehicles big and small! Use your LEGO skills to build dozens of vehicles that fit specific jobs – and put your creativity to the test. Recommended for ages 10 and under; ages 8 & under require a paid accompanying adult.