Preschool Science Series, the perfect program for your young scientist! Preschool age children and their adult partner will explore, investigate, and do science together.  Each session features a different topic, so you will want to attend often!

Dates: 2nd, 3rd, and 4th Mondays of the month. Call reservations to confirm.

Time: 10-11am

Reservations: $5 per person (adult or child). Space is limited, To reserve your tickets, please call our Advance Sales Department at 314.289.4424 One adult per 4 children required.

Upcoming Sessions: 

Color Stories
Monday, November 10, 10–11am
Life Science Lab Classroom – 1st Floor
Listen to White Rabbit's Color Book about a curious rabbit who plays with buckets of paint and experiment with mixing your own colors

Star Stories
Monday, November 17, 10–11am
James S. McDonnell Planetarium
Experience a guided star story told in the Planetarium's Star Bay and create your own star story to take home.

Dino Stories
Monday, November 24, 10–11am
Dana Brown Fossil Prep Lab – Lower Level
Read a great dinosaur story and enjoy interactive activities.

Animal Adaptations
Monday, December 8, 10 – 11am
Life Science Lab Classroom – 1 st Floor
Learn about frog and cockroach adaptations.

Five Senses
Monday, December 15, 10 – 11am
Life Science Lab Classroom – 1st Floor
Explore your five senses through five fun, hands-on activities. Please be aware that there will be items to taste, and you should notify the instructor if any participants have food allergies.

Dino Adaptations
Monday, December 22, 10 – 11am
Dana Brown Fossil Prep Lab & Dig Site – Lower Level
Investigate dinosaurs and hypothesize about their unique features as you engage in hands-on activities.

Build A Bridge 
Monday, January 12, 10 – 11am
Life Science Lab Classroom – 1st Floor
Challenge yourself to build a bridge using recycled materials, then test it to see how much weight it can support.

Rocket Science
Monday, January 19, 10 – 11am
James S. McDonnell Planetarium                                                                                                                                                                                                      Enjoy the story Curious George and the Rocket under the starry sky of the planetarium, and build a paper rocket to launch and take home!

Flying Dinosaurs                                                                                                                                                                            Monday, January 26, 10 – 11am
Dana Brown Fossil Prep Lab & Dig Site – Lower Level
Learn about flying animals during the time of the dinosaurs and enjoy hands on activities.

Life Underground 
Monday, February 9, 10 – 11am
Life Science Lab Classroom – 1st Floor
Investigate underground creatures through a variety of hands-on activities.

To The Moon!
Monday, February 16, 10 – 11am
James S. McDonnell Planetarium                                                                                                                                                                                                       Hear the story, Kitten’s First Full Moon under the starry sky of the planetarium, then explore the moon through your own model creation to take home!!

Geology Rocks!
Monday, February 23, 10 – 11am
Dana Brown Fossil Prep Lab & Dig Site – Lower Level
Discover what the earth is made of and engage in hands-on activities.