Preschoolers

Preschoolers

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.

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    Pow! Zoom! Wham! Discover the science behind superhero powers. Design, make and build your own super gadget to ward off villains and help you save the day.

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    Cool off this summer with a cold, refreshing citrus drink. Explore the science behind citrus fruits and invent your own fizzy drink to enjoy.

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    Cool off this summer with a cold, refreshing citrus drink. Explore the science behind citrus fruits and invent your own fizzy drink to enjoy.

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    Birds have unique ways of using special materials to make their homes. Explore the science behind nest making and transform recycled materials into a nest of your own.

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    Birds have unique ways of using special materials to make their homes. Explore the science behind nest making and transform recycled materials into a nest of your own.

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    Splash into science as we explore the properties of water. Tinker with household materials to create a fun water wall.

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    Splash into science as we explore the properties of water. Tinker with household materials to create a fun water wall.

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    Invent your own flavor as you shake up a small batch of healthy homemade ice cream.

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    Invent your own flavor as you shake up a small batch of healthy homemade ice cream.

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    Scrub a dub dub, make soap to use in the tub! Mix and mold fun household ingredients to create a scented soap to take home.

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    Scrub a dub dub, make soap to use in the tub! Mix and mold fun household ingredients to create a scented soap to take home.

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    Design and make your own bubble-blowing tools from everyday objects and recycled materials.

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    Design and make your own bubble-blowing tools from everyday objects and recycled materials.

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    Little Makers invites families with young children to tinker, design and create together. Join us and explore new materials, tools and processes as you make a project to take home. Sometimes creativit

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    Science Story Time Book Collection A list of story time books compiled by the Science & Technology librarian at NYSCI that feature: science concepts illustrations that can be seen clearly by a gro

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    Download these helpful guides to bring along so you can enjoy NYSCI Family activities even more: Shape Hunt   Look Out for Sound

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    Share the wonder and excitement of scientific discovery in hands-on workshops for the whole family. Children and their grown-ups will explore the world around them through creative art projects and in

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    Preschool Place is the ideal space to explore, discover and build! Here our youngest visitors can experience multi-sensory activities in a safe, protected area. Preschool Place is specially designed t

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