Sunday, February 14
Free tinkering activities that will encourage families to build, explore and create together.
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Celebrate Pi Day with NYSCI Explainers and a series of math-focused activities in our Mathematica: A World of Numbers exhibition.
Join us for some fun with neuroscientists who’ll teach participants about the inner workings of our brain and our senses with hands-on activities and projects.
View screenings from the Queens World Film Festival collection and try out some hands-on animation activities.
February 13 & 20
Learn how to hand sew while making a custom stuffed animal to keep you warm during these cold winter months.
February 6, 13 & 20
Sunday, March 20
Is it a liquid or a solid? Mix and squish household ingredients with micro beads to make a special polymer called Floam.
Sunday, March 6
Design and make your own bubble-blowing tools from everyday objects and recycled materials. Test your new bubble tool to blow bubbles of different sizes.
Sunday, February 28
Discover the chemistry reaction between acids and bases through a hands-on science exploration. Make a batch of dirt dough and watch how it turns into fizzy mud.
Investigate everyday materials to create a colorful painting. Mix a batch of washable paint to continue your art at home.
Sunday, February 7
Celebrate the Year of the Monkey as you tinker with LEDs and tissue paper to make a glowing lantern.
February 15 – February 19
A day of activities and tables run by the American Society of Civil Engineers. Engineering Week continues throughout the week to cover different engineering concepts.
Join NYSCI for an evening about cheese and connections.
Sunday, January 24; 1:30 – 3 pm & 3:30 – 5 pm
Every Sunday the Makerspace will be offering different free Tinkering Activities that will encourage families to build, explore, and create together.
January 23; 1:30 – 3:00 and 3:30 – 5:00
Learn how to use simple woodworking tools to build anything you can imagine out of one small block of wood.
Saturday, January 30 at 1, 2:30 & 4 pm.
learn how to create your own wooden Lego® Minifig heads using simple hand tools.
Sunday, January 10; 1:30 – 3 pm & 3:30 – 5 pm
Sunday, January 17; 1:30 – 3 pm & 3:30 – 5 pm