New Early Childhood Program!

Introducing 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, so call 314.289.4424 to reserve your tickets. One adult per 4 children required.

Upcoming Sessions: 

Color Stories 
Monday, June 16, 10–11am
Life Science Lab Classroom – 1st Floor
Listen to White Rabbit's Color Book about a mischievous rabbit who plays with buckets of paint and experiment with mixing your own colors. 

Dino Stories 
Monday, June 23, 10–11am
Dana Brown Fossil Prep Lab & Dig Site – Lower Level
Read a grreat dinosaur story and enjoy interactive activities. 

Life Underground
Monday, July 14, 10–11am
Life Science Lab Classroom – 1st Floor
Investigate underground creatures through a variety of hands-on activities. 

To The Moon!
Monday, July 21, 10–11am
James S. McDonnell Planetarium
Explore the moon through your own model creation you can take home! 

Geology Rocks!
Monday, July 28, 10–11am
Dana Brown Fossil Prep Lab & Dig Site – Lower Level
Discover what the earth is made of and engage in hands-on activities. 

Animal Adaptations 
Monday, August 11, 10–11am
Life Science Lab Classroom – 1st Floor
Learn about different animal adaptations through hands-on activities.

Dino Adaptations 
Monday, August 18, 10–11am
Paleo Prep Lab – Lower Level
Investigate dinosaurs and hypothesize about their unique features as you engage in hands-on activities.  

Build it! Test it! Fix it! 
Monday, August 25, 10–11am 
Life Science Lab Classroom – 1st Floor
Using the story of the Three Little Pigs, build a house using reclaimed materials and put your house to the test in front of our Wolf Fan to see if he can blow your house down!