Today’s Hours

Private: Workshop Wednesdays

Programs Ages 9-10

To register for a program, select the desired program and fill out your information on the following page. If you have questions about registration, please call 410.545.5945.

Wednesday, October 21

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Wind and Waves

Time: 10:30am Ages: 9-10 Capacity: 15 students Length: 45 minutes Create a model of an offshore wind and wave energy farm. Design your energy farm to be cost-effective while also dealing with challenges such as migrating whales or shifting winds.

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Ziploc Chemistry

Time: 12:30pm Ages: 9-10 Capacity: 12 students Length: 45 minutes Conduct chemical reaction experiments inside plastic bags. Experiment to determine the properties of different chemicals and uncover how matter and energy are transformed.

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Solar System Odyssey

Time: 12:30pm Ages: 7-10 Capacity: 30 Time: 35 minutes Take a futuristic journey through the solar system on a mission to discover a new home to colonize.

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Exploring Planets

Time: 1:30pm Ages: 7-10 Capacity: 30 Time: 30 minutes Fly through the solar system to investigate features of planets and dwarf planets. Learn about current space missions including Juno, the current mission at Jupiter.

Wednesday, October 28

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Crash Test Engineers

Time: 11:30am Ages: 9-10 Capacity: 12 students Length: 45 minutes Using provided materials (no bubble wrap allowed!), engineer a car to protect an egg from breaking. Send your cars down a ramp into a wall and use trial and error to improve your designs.

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DNA Discovery

Time: 12:30pm Ages: 9-10 Capacity: 15 students Length: 45 minutes Analyze your own genetic traits and translate genetic codes to make a unique creature. Utilize laboratory procedures to extract real plant DNA and see it up close and in person.