Science Saturdays 2019

Science Saturdays are family friendly events that have a variety of hands-on science activities for guests of all ages. Admission is FREE for everyone during Science Saturday, which usually falls on the last Saturday of every month during the school year, 10:00 am - 3:00 pm.

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January 26, 2019 - Amazing Migrations

Join us for January’s Science Saturday, Amazing Migrations, as we investigate the world of long-distance animal travels. Whales, birds, insects, and more will be the focus of our deeper look at these natural phenomena. There will be activities and crafts for kids, and of course we will be celebrating another birthday for Sandy the Whale. As always, admission to Science Saturday is free, and the event runs from 10:00 am - 3:00 pm.

February 23, 2019 - Animal Athletes

This highest jumping, fastest flying, strongest biting Science Saturday of the year focuses on the Olympians in the animal kingdom. From falcons to mountain lions, and beetles to beavers, every athlete has a story to tell. Join us for crafts, activities, and science as we sprint, jump, and dive into the world of Animal Athletes. As always, admission to Science Saturday is free, and the event runs from 10:00 am - 3:00 pm.

March 30, 2019 - Bees, Wasps, Honey, and Hives

Explore the sweet-side of science as Science Saturday turns its attention to Bees, Wasps, Honey, and Hives. Do all bees make honey? How do you tell a wasp from a bee? Do all bees sting? Find the answers to all of your buzzing questions as you complete a craft, taste honey, and learn about some of our most important local pollinators. As always, admission to Science Saturday is free, and the event runs from 10:00 am - 3:00 pm.

April 27, 2019 - Day of the Dinosaur

Prepare for time-travel during this prehistoric Science Saturday, when we set our sights on the age of the dinosaurs. We will explore fossils, footprints, and more as we learn what made the dinosaurs so successful, and also what led to their extinction. As always, admission to Science Saturday is free, and the event runs from 10:00 am - 3:00 pm.

May 25, 2019 - Water Wild

We're making a splash during this last Science Saturday of the school year, as we dive into the wonderful world of water. What is a watershed? Where can you find a steelhead? Find out while we explore all-things aquatic while completing a craft, activities, and more. As always, admission to Science Saturday is free, and the event runs from 10:00 am - 3:00 pm.