Miles from Tomorrowland: Space Missions
At the Saint Louis Science Center: July 20 – August 31
Today's robots are nothing short of astonishing. Those coming in the not-too-distant future are simply revolutionary—and they are becoming eerily like us.
What does it take to make a humanoid robot—a robot that can do anything we can do without the benefit of a human brain? How close are scientists to replicating some of the particularly challenging human characteristics? (Think fingers and toes.)
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.
HealthFest, presented by Coventry Health Care, is an annual event held in November at the Saint Louis Science Center. Established in 2003, it is a one-day event featuring educational booths from a variety of area health professionals and health-related organizations. They offer free information, health screenings for all ages, giveaways, and more! HealthFest's mission is to provide education to visitors/families about current issues and research, information about services available to the community, and introductions to careers in health-related fields.
Introducing Paleo Preschool, the perfect program for your young paleontologist! Each session will include a unique, private program with the dinosaurs. Paleo Preschool is designed for children ages 3-5 years old and takes place in the Dana Brown Fossil Prep Lab and Dig Site.
Celebrate scouting with two full days of programs especially for Boy Scouts! All ranks of scouts in uniform will be eligible for additional discounts. Boy Scouts, Cub Scouts and Girl Scouts from any council and/or district are welcome.
View formula cars, hydrogen cars and steel bridges as local groups provide demonstrations and hands-on activities to celebrate National Engineers Week.