Make music or play with trains in Preschool Place, enjoy a classic children’s video, join a story time in our Science & Technology Library, or sign up for a family workshop. Kids and grown-ups can learn together in these fun programs and spaces.
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.
Sunday, February 21
Practice your engineering skills as you squish, mush and build with cornstarch packing peanuts, cardboard and your imagination.
Sunday, February 14
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.
Little Makers invites families with young children to tinker, design and create together.
A list of story time books compiled by the Science & Technology librarian.
Download these helpful guides to bring along so you can enjoy NYSCI Family activities even more: Shape Hunt Look Out for Sound
Children and their grown-ups will explore the world around them through creative art projects and innovative science experiments.
A protected area where our youngest visitors can experience multi-sensory activities.