Tag: magic

June 14, 2019 - 10:00 am to 11:00 am

What do you get when you combine food, music and breathtaking magic? Chef Bananas! This interactive magic show will have you dancing and laughing the entire time. Appropriate for kids of all ages. No registration required.

Age: 
Children
November 7, 2018 - 4:00 pm to 5:30 pm

Calling all aspiring witches and wizards! Discover the magic within by creating an individualized wand that includes dazzling special effects. Then, put your wand to the test with our spell simulator. Best for tweens and teens. Space is limited; registration encouraged.

Event Type: 
Tech
Age: 
Teen, Tween
October 9, 2018 - 5:00 pm to 7:00 pm

Take your costuming high-tech with an assortment of electronic components that can be sewn right into fabrics. Make a super heroic gauntlet, a magic wand, or a futuristic mask. No previous knowledge of sewing necessary.

Event Type: 
Tech
Age: 
Teen, Tween
January 30, 2018 - 6:00 pm to 6:50 pm

Join your fellow wizards-in-training and CU Science Discovery as we learn the science behind Hogwarts' charms and potions. We'll learn how to make liquids change color, make things disappear and reappear, make troll boogers, and more. Don't miss this opportunity to explore the science behind Harry's wizarding feats -- it's sure to be a magical time. Refreshments will be provided. Appropriate for families and all ages. Space is limited; registration is required. Please register each attendee. 

Age: 
Adult, Children, Family, Teen, Tween

From contemporary to Medieval, there’s an endless amount of fantasy out there to read. Sometimes they involve magic, and sometimes they don’t. Maybe it’s in a mythical land, or maybe it happened in your backyard. You never know what will happen when you pick one of these fantastic fantasy books.
 

Ever heard of manga? Chances are you have, but in case you haven't, here is an overview: Manga is a style of Japanese comic books and graphic novels that are read from right to left instead of left to right. Whether you’ve read manga before or just looking for something new, here are just a few well-known and not-so-well-known manga.

One Piece by Eiichiro Oda

July 8, 2016 - 11:00 am to 12:00 pm

Spend an hour with magician Connie Elstun to learn the science of magic and the magic of science. Learn about Nikola Tesla and participate in a Tesla/Edison competition developed by Connie for NASA and its Orion educational launch. Appropriate for kids ages 5 and up. No registration required.

Age: 
Children, Family, Teen, Tween