Public Programs

Public Programs

Public programming reflects, highlights and responds to the exciting topics in focus at NYSCI. On-going research, prototyping as well as temporary and permanent exhibits inform fun and engaging experiences that take the forms of: live auditorium shows, large-scale events and festivals, temporary installations, as well as workshops.

NYSCI actively seeks to work with a variety of institutions, organizations, partner groups and individuals to bring our programming to new audiences and build levels of accessibility.

  • STEM Expo

    STEM-expoExperience a night at the museum at NYSCI with your friends and family!

  • Sci-Fi Spring Break: “Fairy Tales in Space” by Midnight Radio Show

    Midnight Radio ShowJoin Midnight Radio Show for performances of Fairytales in Space, a Sci-Fi shadow puppet show.

  • Carnegie Hall Neighborhood Concert: Sbongiseni Duma

    Carnegie Hall Image_June 4When singer, songwriter, dancer, and choreographer Sbongiseni Duma takes the stage, he transports audience members to South Africa’s KwaZulu-Natal province.

  • STEM Night: Conservation and Energy

    STEM-Night-ConservationJoin us for STEM Night: Conservation and Energy to explore the wide range of opportunities in conservation, energy and environmental science.

  • Mamas Expo

    Mamas-ExpoThe seventh annual Mamas Expo by the Mamas Network offers parents information, samples, local resources and kid-friendly activities.

  • Dead or Alive: Special Effects

    dead-AliveMeet special effects artists and technologists, while participating in hands-on activities and exploring the science of creepy.

  • Bug Day

    Bug-DayHold bugs, motorize and animate bugs, or take a carnivorous plant workshop at this one-day, annual event.

  • Brick Fest Live

    Brick-FestKids and adults can get inspired, educated and entertained with LEGO bricks at this ultimate LEGO fan experience.

  • Monkey Spot Scavenger Hunts

    monkeyspot_logoGain new perspectives on the exhibits of NSYCI with three super fun Monkey Spot Scavenger Hunts.

  • NYSCI After Dark

    ADAn event series that allows adults an opportunity to enjoy the museum after hours and without younger museumgoers.

  • Designing the Future of Science Discovery

    Screen Shot 2015-06-01 at 10.06.45 AMNYSCI's inaugural design fellow who's changing the way kids connect with science and making.