DECEMBER

HOMESCHOOL SCIENCE: ELECTRICITY

DECEMBER 12 | 3:00PM-4:00PM

Students receive a fun introduction to electricity and learn what really happens when you flip a power switch. They work with devices that convert energy from one form to another. Working with electrical circuits, students complete a series of challenges.

COST: $18 Members | $20 Nonmembers

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EXHIBIT INSTALLATION: EXPEDITION SCIENCE

DECEMBER 3-14 | Powerhouse will be CLOSED to the public

We can't wait for you to see the newest addition to Powerhouse Science Center: Expedition Science. This new exhibit  invites visitors on an journey across time and space to explore amazing worlds we cannot easily see. Find out how science has helped us understand things we can't experience directly, like prehistoric life and distant stars and galaxies! Join us on December 15 for the big reveal.

SCIENCE STORYTIME

DECEMBER 22-DECEMBER 31 | 11:00AM

Come to Nature Discovery to hear a story about dinosaurs from the past and afterwards make a finger puppet to take home. In December we will be reading We Don’t Eat Our Classmates, by Ryan T. Higgins.

Cost |FREE with admission

TRAVEL THROUGH TIME - MEGA PAST

DECEMBER 22-DECEMBER 31

Come to Powerhouse over the holiday break to explore what we know about our past and use that information to try and  predict what may be in store for our future. In December we will be exploring the mega past through dinosaur habitat construction, stop motion video, and daily planetarium shows highlighting  what the night sky looked like when dinosaurs roamed the Earth.

Want more information about these and other exciting Powerhouse events? Give us a call at 916.674.5000

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