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Nov
28
Sat
SCIturdays: Feathered Friends
Nov 28 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm
SCIturdays: Feathered Friends

Feathered Friends: Our fine feathered friends are full of science inquires and design challenges. During this program, you will explore the intricate structures of turkey feathers, learn about biodiversity through the bird beak challenge, investigate flight like Leonardo da Vinci did and make a bird feeder for the wild, feathered friends in your backyard.

Dec
11
Fri
Home School Days: Winter Wonderland: Solstice, Stars and Sunlight (Virtual)
Dec 11 @ 9:00 am – 12:00 pm
Home School Days: Winter Wonderland: Solstice, Stars and Sunlight (Virtual)

Winter Wonderland: Solstice, Stars and Sunlight:  Winter lights and sights are coming! Learn the science, history and significance of the winter solstice and why our days are shorter in the winter. Explore the properties of the Sun, stars, auroras, and various light waves through the creation of edible models, luminaries and hands-on activities.

Dec
12
Sat
SCIturdays: Minecraft: Light Exploration
Dec 12 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm
SCIturdays: Minecraft: Light Exploration

Minecraft: Light Exploration: Create a Minecraft model of the prehistoric monument Stonehenge while exploring the winter solstice. Use Minecraft to explore the differences and similarities of natural and artificial light. Design and test the transmission of energy through the creation of a tinfoil circuit.