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BECOME A SCIENCE CENTER MEMBER TODAY!

Members enjoy discounts on classes and programs!

Engage your young scientist in science-related learning with the Preschool Science Series! Through interactive stories and hands-on exploration, children learn about science, as well as language, problem solving and social skills. !

Classes are offered year-round, with different topics each week. Each class date can be purchased individually.

$8 per member child (ages 3+); $10 non-members.
Space is limited. Reservations required by the Friday prior to class date.
Call 314.289.4424.
One adult per 4 children required.

Classes are located in the GROW meeting room on the first floor near the entrance to GROW.

WINTER SERIES

Simple Machines – December 19
What happens when one color is mixed with another? Do simple chemistry experiments to learn about change.


Weather Wonderland – January 8 & 9
Explore the wonders of weather and its many forms through hands on exploration and play.


Ice, Ice, Baby – January 15 & 16
Test the scientific properties of ice through a series of experiments and create ice art to take home!


Winter Animals – January 22 & 23
Learn how animals use cool adaptations to survive frigid temperatures.


Build it! – February 12 & 13
Inspired by the Three Little Pigs, build a house using reclaimed materials. Then put your house to the test in front of our Big Bad Wolf Fan!


Bridges – February 19 & 20
Join us as we construct bridges and test their strength and length using engineering techniques.


Flying Machines – February 26 & 27
How does wind help things fly? Find out as you test different kinds of flight.


SPRING SERIES:
(member registration opens January 1; non-member February 1)

Math-tastic Measuring – March 12 & 13
More than just a ruler! Learn a variety of measuring methods through a series of hands on experiments.


Number Fun – March 19 & 20
Come join us as we discover the many ways we use numbers in our daily lives.


The Art of Math – March 26 & 27
Share your artistic side as we explore patterns, symmetry, and more through art.


Brain Games – April 9 & 10
Test your brain power as you play games and learn how to keep this important organ safe.


The Five Senses – April 16 & 17
Discover how each of the senses plays a special role in bringing messages to your brain. Note: please notify reservationist of any food allergies or dietary restrictions.


Plant Power – April 23 & 24
Discover the power of plants as they transform from seed to flower. Dissect a plant and prepare a seed to observe as it sprouts at home.


Cloudy Weather – May 7 & 8
Observe the sky and make artistic representations of your favorite clouds.


Fruit! – May 14 & 15
Taste, dissect, and create art as you explore the world of fruits. Please let reservationist know of any food allergies or dietary restrictions.


Farm Animals – May 21 & 22
Learn about farm animals and the role that they play in food production. Please let reservationist know of any food or animal allergies.


SUMMER SERIES coming soon!

Classes are located in the GROW meeting room on the first floor near the entrance to GROW.

Saturday classes are offered monthly in conjunction with SciFest Saturdays.
Learn more about SciFest
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Bridges – February 24

Join us as we construct bridges and test their strength and length using engineering techniques.


Math-tastic Measuring – March 10

More than just a ruler! Learn a variety of measuring methods through a series of hands on experiments.


Brain Games – April 14

Test your brain power as you play games and learn how to keep this important organ safe.


Cloudy Weather – May 12

Observe the sky and make artistic representations of your favorite clouds.

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