Let’s have fun at different activity stations and learn about possible UFO sightings in Colorado, design our own UFOs, look at constellations, discuss what aliens may think of human beings and learn words to the song “Purple People Eater.” Appropriate for elementary-aged kids.
Join us every Tuesday to explore science, technology, engineering, art and math. Appropriate for students in grades K-5. Space is limited; registration suggested.
· May 7: LEGO Club – Explore science, technology, engineering and math through LEGOS®.
· May 14: Discover Challenge – Explore STEAM principles to build and create.
· May 21: Barr Lake Ranger Talk – Learn about a natural facet of Barr Lake State Park.
· May 28: Who does that? – Learn about interesting careers in a fun and interactive way.
In this workshop, join professional comic artists and discover how comics go from thumbnails to sketches, from inks to colors, and all the way to final production. Learn drawing skills specific to comics and prepare yourself for a future career as a comic creator. Appropriate for ages 8-12. Registration suggested.
Complete minor brain surgery, create a pumping heart and practice your surgical precision on a giant board game. Appropriate for students in grades K-5. Space is limited; registration recommended.
Explore a variety of activities involving science, technology, engineering, art and math. Snapology will be joining us this month to add some engineering principles into some of your favorite fandoms. Appropriate for elementary school-aged kids and their caregivers. Space is limited; registration recommended.
- May 13 – Pokemania
- May 20 – Adventures with Star Wars
Therapy dogs provide a safe, non-judgmental audience for kids to practice their reading aloud. Bring a book you have been working on or choose from one of ours. Read to one of our patient furry friends. This program is appropriate for ages 6-12. Reading sessions will be limited and available on a first-come, first-served basis. Please check in with a staff member for a reading time.
Join us each month as we learn about different famous artists, view samples of their art, and create our own art based on their inspiration. Appropriate for elementary school-aged kids and their caregivers.
Come build and program robots in this three week robotics class using RoboRobo robots. Students will learn about infrared sensors, contact sensors, DC motors and LEDs. Program robots with coding cards and card readers – a great screen-free activity that teaches computer science in a fun and engaging way. Appropriate for students in grades K-2. Space is limited; registration required.
Get creative every week with arts and crafts projects you can play with or give away as gifts. Appropriate for students in grades K-5. No registration required, but supplies are limited.
- May 1 –Superhero Flyers
- May 8 – Lion King Stencils
- May 15 - Lightsaber Bookmarks & Make Your Own Droid
- May 22 – Magic Carpet Weaving
Have you always wanted to learn how to spin and scratch? Now’s your chance! Join us as we learn the basics of DJing from DJ Staxx of the Denver DJ School. Best for upper elementary, tweens and teens. Space is limited; registration encouraged.