Programs

REGISTRATION REQUEST

Register By Phone

412.237.1637
8:30 am - 4:30 pm, Mon - Fri

1.877.XPLORUS
For those outside the local calling area. Payment is due at the time of registration.

Family Workshops

Sundays from 1 – 3 pm
Ages 6+

$10 Adult and $5 Child / $13 Adult and $8 Child
(Member / Non Member)

Feb. 16 – Spy School SOLD OUT
Calling all Science Investigators! We need your help to solve a crime. Learn the techniques that forensic scientists use and then put them to the test using evidence from the crime scene.

March 23 – Blast Off! – SOLD OUT
The sky's the limit as we "take off" and learn the science behind flight. Check out Bernoulli's principle as we investigate how insects, birds, and even humans command the sky. Build your own rocket and see how science can really soar!

April 6 – It's Easy Being Green
Explore ways to help keep planet Earth clean and green in this ecology workshop. Learn about resource depletion, clean up an oil spill, and make a biodegradable seed starter.

May 18 – Design Challenge
Learn the basics of invention and design and then make your own creations. Work as a family to build earthquake-proof structures, the tallest marshmallow building, and air-powered racers.

Tech Programs

Computer Workshop – Programming With Scratch
March 9, 1 – 4 pm
Ages 10-12
$15/$20 (Member/Non Member)

Combine this simple programming language and your imagination to create your own interactive stories, animations, or games. While creating Scratch projects, participants learn important mathematical and computational ideas, learn to think creatively, reason systematically, and work collaboratively.

Behind-the-Scenes roboworld workshop
April 10, 7 – 9 pm
 – CANCELLED
Adult
$15/$20 (Member/Nonmember)

Come and explore the nuts and bolts of roboworld during an exclusive tour of the world's biggest permanent robotics exhibit. Mingle with fellow robotics enthusiasts and meet the people responsible for creating one of the Science Center’s biggest attractions. This hands-on workshop will teach you more about the robots we use in our daily lives. Registration is limited to 15 participants.



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