What to Expect
Saturday & Sunday: 10:00am–12:00pm and 1:00pm–4:00pm
Visit The Lab exhibit page.
Oct 29 – Nov 4
As the nights get longer, things get spookier. The Lab is no exception! Investigate some cool chemistry in a new, fun way.
Test Your Lungs
Nov 5 – Nov 11
Our lungs are one of our most important organs. This week in The Lab we will put our lungs to the test with exercise and relaxation and learn how air travels from outside our bodies to inside.
Nov 12 – Nov 18
Join us in The Lab for a week of hands-on activities about how pollution affects our water. Use different scientific tools to test our waters samples and decide which one is the healthiest.
On saturday, November 17th, environmentalist Alison Singer and biologist Jacob Becker will be with us to talk about their research on pollution and facilitate some hands on activities for the day.
Nov 19 – Nov 25
Come explore what and how different animals eat to survive! Act like a pollinator in our bee activity, look at different insect mouthparts in the microscopes, and investigate how different birds have different adaptations to help them eat!
Nov 26 – Dec 2
In The Lab this week we will look at the constellations that cover our skies in the winter months. We will discuss why they fascinate us and about the stars that make them possible.
On Saturday, December 1st, Shannon Morgan from NASA’s Solar System Ambassadors will join us to talk about the latest discoveries and missions of NASA.