Calendar

Feb
25
Sat
2017
Constructing with Crystals
Feb 25 @ 1:00 pm – 5:00 pm

Build your own ice house with sugar cubes!

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Feb
26
Sun
2017
Constructing with Crystals
Feb 26 @ 1:00 pm – 5:00 pm

Build your own ice house with sugar cubes!

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Mar
4
Sat
2017
Happy Birthday Dr. Seuss!
Mar 4 @ 1:00 pm – 5:00 pm

Read a Dr. Seuss book and observe chemical interactions as you create your own “Oobleck”!

Mar
5
Sun
2017
Happy Birthday Dr. Seuss!
Mar 5 @ 1:00 pm – 5:00 pm

Read a Dr. Seuss book and observe chemical interactions as you create your own “Oobleck”!

Mar
11
Sat
2017
Happy St. Patrick’s Day!
Mar 11 @ 1:00 pm – 5:00 pm

Create your own Leprechaun Trap using simple machines in your design and construction.

Mar
12
Sun
2017
Happy St. Patrick’s Day!
Mar 12 @ 1:00 pm – 5:00 pm

Create your own Leprechaun Trap using simple machines in your design and construction.

Mar
18
Sat
2017
Explore the International Code of Signals
Mar 18 @ 1:00 pm – 5:00 pm

Design your own secret code to use with friends and send messages!

Mar
19
Sun
2017
Explore the International Code of Signals
Mar 19 @ 1:00 pm – 5:00 pm

Design your own secret code to use with friends and send messages!

Mar
25
Sat
2017
My Yard, Our Sound: March Workshop at Flax Pond Marine Laboratory @ Flax Pond Marine Laboratory
Mar 25 @ 9:00 am – 11:30 am

My Yard, Our Sound!

You can help the birds and the bees and the fish!

A Maritime Explorium project funded by the Long Island Sound Future Fund, the Environmental Protection Agency and the National Fish and Wildlife Foundation.

We can help you transform 100 square feet of your yard into a butterfly, bee and bird friendly habitat that keeps our waterways clean and clear for our fish friends!

You will get practical information on how you can transform a lawn into a garden without breaking your back or the bank! Upon completion of the project you are eligible to receive a $50 reimbursement towards the purchase of appropriately sourced native plants!

Requirements:

  • Your property must be within the Long Island Sound watershed. That means, the water on your street drains to the Sound. If you are unsure about your eligibility please email us for help!
  • You must have authorizaiton to do the work on the property of interest.
  • Select appropropriate plants, lists will be provided.
  • Share a “before” and “after” photo of your 100 sq. feet. We can’t wait to see your transformation!
  • Registration required.

All workshops will run from 9:00AM-11:30AM Multiple dates and locations to choose from – please select a date that works for you and double check that you know the location. You only attend one workshop date to participate!

Dates to choose from: Jan. 28,29, Feb. 18, 19, Mar. 25, 26, April 29, 30, May 27, 28, June 24, 25.

All workshops are FREE

Nano Days!
Mar 25 @ 1:00 pm – 5:00 pm

Explore the science of the small and see how nanotechnology affects your everyday life through cool activities!