Jan 19 all-day
Ages 8-11. The world is wacky, but it’s beautiful too! Join us as we explore the question “What does it mean to be alive?” through hands on science and art. Each session participants will conduct experiments with live animals or plants. Students will have special access to the APEC greenhouse, live animals, and our patch of
Jan 31 @ 5:30 pm
Diabetes affects millions of Americans. Join Dr. Yasmin Khan as she discusses steps you can take to reduce your risk for developing diabetes and, if you have diabetes, how to take control of the disease and still lead a full life.
Feb 9 @ 2:30 pm – 5:30 pm
Join us at the Lewis Latimer House Museum for a special Lunar New Year Celebration! We will offer fun hands-on tinkering activities combining art and science. Participants will create personalized light up L.E.D. lanterns influenced by the year of the pig! All ages welcome! Free to the public. RSVP required.
Mar 23 @ 2:00 pm – 3:15 pm
Toddlers and caregivers enjoy some special time together as they socialize with other youngsters and learn about nature. Each class focuses on a different science theme and includes live animal guests, art projects, trail walks, and children’s literature.
Apr 6 @ 10:00 am – 1:00 pm
Join the Environmental Stewardship Team at FMCP for our first planting event of the year! We will be working in the rain garden just south of the Meadow Lake Boathouse. All ages and skill levels are welcome. Please register, as space is limited.
Apr 7 @ 11:00 am – 12:30 pm
Ever wondered what makes all the lights in your house turn on? Here at the Queens Historical Society we are looking for bright minds to join us in an exciting family workshop to help us illuminate the past and shine bright into the future. Electricity is all around us and powers almost everything we use
May 5 all-day
With hands-on displays and full-body experiences, this exhibition explores the inventive and ingenious medical and industrial breakthroughs that have helped enhance the human experience. Visitors can move a ball with their mind, manipulate a robot arm, race against a Paralympian, use night vision to see in the dark, and explore how technology can provide camouflage
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