Science Saturdays

Science Saturdays

INFINITY Family Classes are designed for families with children ages 6-15 to explore different topics in science together. The cost for the classes includes admission to the science center and the 2-hour class. Adults  (18+) are $10 and children (6-15) are $20.  Classes sizes are limited to 25 (including adults). Children taking the classes must be accompanied by an adult. A non-refundable deposit is required with the registration.  Classes meet in our education wing from 1:00 p.m. - 3:00 p.m.


“Landing On Mars” (September 9th, 2017)

Join us for a trip to the surface of Mars! In this 2-hour program we will learn about the spacecraft that have landed on Mars and even create our own landers in an Engineering Design Challenge! Try your hand at maneuvering robots and make your way through an obstacle course to better understand the challenges faced by NASA when driving a Rover on Mars' surface. Come explore the Red Planet with us! Click here to register.

“Green Living” (October 14th, 2017)

Ever wonder what your carbon footprint is? How about ways you can save water and energy in your own home? Join us for a fun-filled 2-hour program on “Green Living” in which we will explore all the ways electricity is produced, construct our own windmill and even dive into garbage! This is a great program for anyone interested in living a more sustainable and earth-friendly lifestyle! Click here to register. 

 “The Wild South” (November 11th, 2017)

From pigs to pitcher plants, we have it all! Come with us on a scavenger hunt to explore plant and animal species native to the south! We’ll learn how to identify types of plants, create a leaf press and even send you home with a plant of your own! To satisfy your curiosity about the living world around you, join us as we explore the Wild South! Click here to register.

 

“Rocketry” (December 9, 2017)

Come blast off with INFINITY Science Center! In this exciting program, participants will have a chance to build and launch their very own rocket! We will discover the science behind rocketry and how it's applied to space exploration while we explore Newton’s 3 Laws. Don't miss your chance to join us for lift off! Click here to register.

 “Weird Weather” (January 13th, 2018)

When the wind blows, lighting strikes and rain falls, science is there to make the calls! Join us to explore the science behind extreme weather as we create our own indoor thunderstorm! Construct your own weather station and become a citizen scientist at home after your training out on our Biome Boardwalk and much more! Click here to register.

 

“Rocketry” (March 10, 2018)

Come blast off with INFINITY Science Center! In this exciting program, participants will have a chance to build and launch their very own rocket! We will discover the science behind rocketry and how it's applied to space exploration while we explore Newton’s 3 Laws. Don't miss your chance to join us for lift off! Click here to register.