NOVEMBER

Dinos. Space. Science!

DINOVEMBER

Opens Saturday, November 4

We’re ending 2017 in a BIG way. We’re bringing back our visitor favorite dinosaurs for “Dinovember!” Check fossils, dinosaur models, skeletons, and dino egg replicas. Experience this dinosaur fun before it becomes… EXTINCT!

  • November 11 – 12 | Mini Dino Plaster Cast
    Let our dinosaurs make an “impression” for you! Using plaster, and model dinosaurs, cast a miniature version of your favorite carnivore or herbivore- you choose!

  • November 18 - 22 | DIY Dino Enclosure Design
    It takes a lot of planning to build a home for a dinosaur! Research the dinosaur you would want in your Dino-park and create an enclosure for it.

  • November 24 - 26 | Construct a T. rex Skeleton
    The head bones are connected to the tail bones! Assemble your very own paper T. rex skeleton however you’d like- dancing, doing karate, or just hanging out.

SCIENCE FOR YOU!

Saturday, November 4 & Sunday, November 5 | 11AM - 3PM

What’s it like to be a scientist? Come discover why local science experts find their research so fascinating during our “Science for You” weekend at Powerhouse.

           

50TH ANNIVERSARY OF APOLLO 4 FLIGHT

Friday, November 10 | 11AM - 3PM

Celebrate space exploration history with us as we mark the 50th anniversary of the successful Apollo 4 test flight of the Saturn V vehicle – a critical step toward getting U.S. astronauts to the moon.

SAC SCIENCE DISTILLED

Wednesday, November 15 | 6PM - 8PM

Join us for another exciting Sac Science Distilled!

WHEREStreets Pub and Grub, 1804 J St, Sacramento, CA 95814

 

CHALLENGER SPACE MISSION

Wednesday, November 17 | 6PM - 8:30PM

The Challenger Learning Center Simulated Space Mission launches you on an exciting voyage of discovery. See what it is like to work for NASA while you perform hands-on science experiments, operate robotic arms, build a probe, and support the astronauts from Mission Control.

 

DECEMBER

FORCES: Earth & Space

CLOSED FOR EXHIBIT INSTALL

Monday, December 4 - Friday, December 15

Powerhouse Visitors! We will be closed to the public for installation of our new exhibit.
We’ll reopen December 16, 2017 with Forces: Earth and Space.

 

FORCES: EARTH & SPACE

Opens Saturday, December 16

Forces of the universe make stars shine, planets orbit, and galaxies hold together complex extraterrestrial systems. When matter and energy work in synchronicity, incredible things happen in the vastness of space.

 

Want more information about these and other exciting Powerhouse events? Give us a call at 916.808.3942.

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