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Pint Sized Science
April 13, 2018 @ 9:00 am - 12:00 pm
An event every 2 weeks that begins at 9:00 am on Friday, repeating until March 9, 2018
One event on March 30, 2018 at 9:00 am
One event on April 13, 2018 at 9:00 am
One event on April 27, 2018 at 9:00 am
One event on May 11, 2018 at 9:00 am
One event on May 25, 2018 at 9:00 am
Pint-Sized Science is a drop-off program designed for children ages 3-5 to explore science with their friends. During this three-hour program, they will discover and learn about a range of science topics, from bubbles to physics to machines and more! They will be guided through simple lessons accompanied by hands-on activities and science-infused play.
Friday, February 9
Experience the power of energy! Join us as we investigate and explore the types and forms of energy we see in our world. We will focus on two main forms – potential and kinetic energy, and the various things in our lives that regularly use them, from roller coasters to our own human bodies!
Fun with Forces
Friday, February 23
Physical forces in full effect! Delve into the exploration of the many forces found in our world, and how fun they can actually be. Get down with gravity, frenzied with friction, and pumped up with air resistance!
Science with Dr. Seuss
Friday, March 9
One book, two books, three books galore! Come along and explore the science behind three popular Dr. Seuss books – “Horton Hears a Who,” “Bartholomew and the Oobleck,” and “The Lorax.”
Our Home Planet: Earth
Friday, March 30
Come along and investigate our home planet, Earth! Discover how Earth’s rotation on its axis causes day and night, conduct experiments exploring what Earth is made of, and learn what we need to do to take care of our planet.
Deep Blue Sea
Friday, April 13
DIVE, DIVE, DIVE! Come explore the ocean habitat where many living and non-living things are found. Discover adaptations living things need to survive in this environment, and examine the concept of sink and float.
Under the Desert Sun
Friday, April 27
Get ready for some hot and sandy exploring! Discover the desert habitat where many living and non-living things reside, and investigate the impacts of sun and water in this environment and its inhabitants.
Trek Through the Tropics
Friday, May 11
Grab your rain slickers and hiking boots — we’re taking a walk through the rainforest! Come discover what each layer of the rainforest holds (from tiny tree frogs to powerful jungle cats), the various food and medicine we get from the rainforest, and why it’s so important that we work to keep rainforests healthy and happy.
Friday, May 25
Have you ever gone exploring in your backyard and found a swamp or pond? What was inside it? Come along as we get knee-deep in all the amazing things living in our Florida swamps and ponds, from gigantic alligators to microscopic insects!