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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    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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  • lm_moldablesand_ftd

    Explore new ingredients and invent your own flavor as you shake up a batch of delicious homemade butter.

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  • lm_pencils

    Use simple everyday materials to make your own pencil. Create a colorful pencil case with recyclable materials to take home.

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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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  • lm_kaleidescope_ftd

    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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    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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  • LM_mainftd

    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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  • preschoolplace_ftd

    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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