This Spring, have fun discovering and learning about tons of science topics at the Carnegie Science Center! The Spring Science Workshops will be held March through May and are open to all children.
The Science Workshops that are scheduled for March:
Robotic Engineering (Grades 6-12)
Saturday, March 14 and Sunday, March 15, 10:00 am – 3:00 pm both days
Learn about the robotics industry and the major job fields in robotics. Design, build, program, and test a simple robot using LEGO EV3 educational robotic systems.
Be A Scientist (Grades 4-5)
Saturday, March 21, 9:00 am – 12:00 pm
Learn what it takes to be a scientist and the different types of work they perform. Explore Isaac Newton’s First Law of Motion and experiment with Bernoulli’s Principle. Test some optical illusions and make some rock candy crystals to take home.
Engineer Minecraft (Grades 3-5)
Saturday, March 21 and Sunday, March 22, 1:00 – 4:00 pm both days
Put your Minecraft engineering skills to the test in a two-day workshop. Spend your first day designing and building on a cooperative Minecraft server with other kids. On the second day, watch as your creation is printed on a 3D printer!
Awesome Astronomy (Grades 6-12)
Sunday, March 22, 12:00 – 3:00 pm
Become an astronomer for the day while learning about light pollution and how it affects the night sky. Explore different telescopes and astronomical equipment. Visit the Buhl Planetarium and study constellations, planets, the moon, and stars.
View the full list of all the Science Workshops that are offered this Spring. Advance registration is required for all programs. Call 412-237-1637 to register, or to get more information.