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Human Plus Stories

Human Plus Stories

April 2 @ 7:00 pm - 10:00 pm
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The Story Collider and the NYSCI have brought together diverse stories that embed this millennial change in personal narratives.

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Rubber Band Engineering: Propeller Cars

Rubber Band Engineering: Propeller Cars

April 5 @ 1:30 pm - April 6 @ 5:00 pm
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Create wind-up helicopters and propeller-powered cars. Recommended for ages 7 and older. $5 per adult/child pair, plus NYSCI admission. (NYSCI Members: $3 per adult/child pair.)

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Rubber Band Engineering: Propeller Cars

Rubber Band Engineering: Propeller Cars

April 5 @ 1:30 pm - April 6 @ 5:00 pm
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Create wind-up helicopters and propeller-powered cars. Recommended for ages 7 and older. $5 per adult/child pair, plus NYSCI admission. (NYSCI Members: $3 per adult/child pair.)

Little Makers: Sun Catchers

Little Makers: Sun Catchers

April 6 @ 10:30 am - 12:30 pm
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Explore light and color while experimenting with prisms, flashlights and filters. Plus, create your own sun catcher to take home.

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Workshops for Young Children with Autism Spectrum Disorder

Workshops for Young Children with Autism Spectrum Disorder

April 7
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Hands-on science experiments and sensory-rich art projects in workshops specially designed for young children, ages 3–5, with autism spectrum disorder and their parents and siblings.

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Essential Skills for Citizen Scientists

Essential Skills for Citizen Scientists

April 12 @ 12:00 pm - 4:00 pm
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April 12 from noon – 4 pm. Showcase of Tools: Learn different skills to participate in citizen science projects. Free with NYSCI admission.

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Little Makers: Sound Science

Little Makers: Sound Science

April 13 @ 10:30 am - 12:30 pm
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Discover the physics of sound as you make your own musical instrument with recycled materials and join in a jam session of cool rhythm and beats.

Rubber Band Engineering: Propeller Cars

Rubber Band Engineering: Propeller Cars

April 13 @ 1:30 pm - 5:00 pm
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Create wind-up helicopters and propeller-powered cars. Recommended for ages 7 and older. $5 per adult/child pair, plus NYSCI admission. (NYSCI Members: $3 per adult/child pair.)

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BubbleMania: Science, Art & Comedy! with Casey Carle

BubbleMania: Science, Art & Comedy! with Casey Carle

April 15 @ 1:00 pm - April 17 @ 3:00 pm
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Enjoy a fun, 30-minute show by comic bubble-ologist Casey Carle. Shows at 1 & 2 pm. $6 per person, plus NYSCI admission. ($5 per person for NYSCI members.)

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BubbleMania: Science, Art & Comedy! with Casey Carle

BubbleMania: Science, Art & Comedy! with Casey Carle

April 15 @ 1:00 pm - April 17 @ 3:00 pm
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Enjoy a fun, 30-minute show by comic bubble-ologist Casey Carle. Shows at 1 & 2 pm. $6 per person, plus NYSCI admission. ($5 per person for NYSCI members.)

SciPlay Squad (Grades 6–8)

SciPlay Squad (Grades 6–8)

April 16 @ 3:30 pm - 6:00 pm
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Join SciPlay Squad and become a Junior Designer in this after-school program for grades 6–8. Free; advance registration required.

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BubbleMania: Science, Art & Comedy! with Casey Carle

BubbleMania: Science, Art & Comedy! with Casey Carle

April 15 @ 1:00 pm - April 17 @ 3:00 pm
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Enjoy a fun, 30-minute show by comic bubble-ologist Casey Carle. Shows at 1 & 2 pm. $6 per person, plus NYSCI admission. ($5 per person for NYSCI members.)

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Science and Song: A Sneak Peek of Dear Albert Einstein

Science and Song: A Sneak Peek of Dear Albert Einstein

April 18 @ 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm
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Get a sneak peek of the new family musical, Dear Albert Einstein from Making Books Sing, the critically acclaimed theater for young audiences. 1 & 3 pm. Free with NYSCI admission.

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Workshops for Children with Autism Spectrum Disorder

Workshops for Children with Autism Spectrum Disorder

April 19
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Hands-on science experiments and sensory-rich art projects in workshops specially designed for young children, ages 3–5, with autism spectrum disorder and their parents and siblings.

Rubber Band Engineering: Catapults

Rubber Band Engineering: Catapults

April 19 @ 1:30 pm - April 20 @ 5:00 pm
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Creating wind-up helicopters and propeller-powered cars. Recommended for ages 7 and older. $5 per adult/child pair, plus NYSCI admission. (NYSCI Members: $3 per adult/child pair.)

Meet Poet Gustavo Rivera

Meet Poet Gustavo Rivera

April 19 @ 2:30 pm - 3:00 pm
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Meet poet Gustavo Rivera, and read and write poems about science. 2:30 pm. Free with NYSCI admission.

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Rubber Band Engineering: Catapults

Rubber Band Engineering: Catapults

April 19 @ 1:30 pm - April 20 @ 5:00 pm
Scenes from Engineering Day at NySci in New York

Creating wind-up helicopters and propeller-powered cars. Recommended for ages 7 and older. $5 per adult/child pair, plus NYSCI admission. (NYSCI Members: $3 per adult/child pair.)

Little Makers: Colorful Kaleidoscopes

Little Makers: Colorful Kaleidoscopes

April 20 @ 10:30 am - 12:30 pm
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Explore the colors and fascinating patterns inside of kaleidoscopes. Use natural and man-made materials to make one of your very own.

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SciPlay Squad (Grades 6–8)

SciPlay Squad (Grades 6–8)

April 22 @ 3:30 pm - 6:00 pm
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Join SciPlay Squad and become a Junior Designer in this after-school program for grades 6–8. Free; advance registration required.

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Little Makers: Exploring Circuitry

Little Makers: Exploring Circuitry

April 27 @ 10:30 am - 12:30 pm
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Explore the basics of circuitry with copper tape, coin batteries and colorful LEDs. Repurpose everyday objects, such as cardboard and paper, into illuminated works of art.

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SciPlay Squad (Grades 6–8)

SciPlay Squad (Grades 6–8)

April 29 @ 3:30 pm - 6:00 pm
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Join SciPlay Squad and become a Junior Designer in this after-school program for grades 6–8. Free; advance registration required.

April 29th: Human Plus Stories

April 29th: Human Plus Stories

April 29 @ 7:00 pm - 10:00 pm
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The Story Collider and the NYSCI have brought together diverse stories that embed this millennial change in personal narratives.

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