Tag: tween

July 20, 2019 - 10:30 am to 12:00 pm
flowers

When the seasons change, you might find yourself missing the bright colors of spring flowers or the soft glow of the autumn leaves. Save a piece of the natural world by creating your very own handmade flower press. Space and supplies are limited; registration preferred. Please visit our online calendar to register.

Event Type: 
The Studio
July 23, 2019 - 4:00 pm to 6:00 pm
Pear still life

Learn how to create a still life painting from local artist Arturo Garcia using acrylic paint. Geared towards beginners, but all skill levels welcome. Space and supplies are limited; registration preferred. Please visit our online calendar to register.

Event Type: 
The Studio
July 16, 2019 - 11:00 am to 1:00 pm
man with pencil and paint

This two-part class will explore the various processes and techniques involved in creating detailed scientific paintings and the ways in which biological research specimens can be used for artistic expression. Participants will have the opportunity to complete an acrylic painting while observing real zoological specimens including tropical butterflies, bones, feathers, and natural objects. Space and supplies are limited; registration preferred. Please visit our online calendar to register.

Event Type: 
The Studio
July 12, 2019 - 2:00 pm to 3:00 pm

Blast off on a journey of discovery and make room for a space station orbiting Mars, transporting your classroom of young astronauts. This transformation will challenge your group to use teamwork, critical thinking, and creativity to solve problems and design the future of space travel. Junior astronauts will be left feeling inspired by human ingenuity and the universe around them. Best for elementary and tweens.

Event Type: 
Tech
Age: 
Children, Tween
June 19, 2019 - 3:00 pm to 4:00 pm

Use the real tools and techniques that paranormal researchers employ to observe, study and fake ghostly visitations. Record EVPs (electronic voice phenomena) and analyze your results for messages from beyond. Then, use a variety of analog and digital trickery to make your own spirit photographs. Appropriate for teens in grades 6-12. Space is limited; registration is required.

Age: 
Teen, Tween
June 12, 2019 - 4:00 pm to 5:00 pm

Have fun with mini-motors while designing your own dancing robot from scratch. Make a circuit, solder and create with scientists from Eurekus! Appropriate for students in grades 6-12. Space is limited; registration is required.

Age: 
Teen, Tween
June 12, 2019 - 3:00 pm to 4:00 pm

Safely learn the skills required to create a pyrographed (burned) set of wooden coasters. Transfer a pattern using graphite paper, and use simple wood-bruning tools to create a one-of-a-kind gift. Appropriate for students in grades 6-12. Space is limited; registration is required.

Age: 
Teen, Tween

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