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Feb
10
Fri
Home School Days – All About Engineering
Feb 10 @ 9:00 am – 12:00 pm

Engineering is everywhere! Learn about engineering fields: civil, environmental, mechanical, and aerospace. Compare the aerodynamics of planes and rockets, build a Da Vinci bridge and more.

Feb
11
Sat
SCIturday – Sphero Carnival
Feb 11 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm

Learn about all kinds of robots, and program Sphero robots to do various activities, from navigating an obstacle course to playing Sphero soccer. Recommended for ages 10 and under; ages 8 & under require a paid accompanying adult.

Feb
25
Sat
SCIturday – Movie Magic
Feb 25 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm

Bring your friends, costumes, makeup and more! Learn the behind-the-scenes of moviemaking and write, storyboard, film and edit a short film to see it on the big screen in the Downtown Digital Dome. Recommended for ages 9 to 99; ages 8 & under require a paid accompanying adult.

Mar
4
Sat
March Skies Over Tallahassee
Mar 4 @ 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.

Mar
10
Fri
Home School Days – Ecosystem Extravaganza
Mar 10 @ 9:00 am – 12:00 pm

Explore our home planet and its diverse ecosystems. Build a biome, explore biodiversity with MinecraftEdu, make Play-Doh diagrams, build an edible ecosystem and more.

Mar
11
Sat
SCIturday – Robot Roundup
Mar 11 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm

Meet different robots, from tanks to spiders to humanoids, then program Cubettos and Cubelets to sharpen your problem-solving skills. Recommended for ages 10 and under; ages 8 & under require a paid accompanying adult.

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.