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Little Makers: Sun Catchers

Explore light and color while experimenting with prisms, flashlights, and filters. Then, create your own sun catcher to take home.

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Little Makers: Rockets

Explore different parts of a rocket as you build and launch your own high-flying rocket that it out of this world.

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Little Makers: Animal Inventions

Discover how animals use innovative ways to get food, make homes and protect themselves from other creatures.

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Little Makers: Sew Fun

Explore real tools and materials while practicing sewing, weaving and playing with textiles. Learn the science behind hypercolor fabrics and make cool wearable art.

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Little Makers: Nature Tools

Explore twigs, leaves, rocks and other natural materials and transform them into new and exciting tools.

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Little Makers: Super Soap Making

Mix and mold fun household ingredients to create a scented soap to take home.

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Little Makers: Make Some Noise

Discover the physics of sound as you make your own musical instruments with recycled materials.

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Little Makers: D’ough

Explore household ingredients to mix up a batch of your own play dough.

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Little Makers: Fun, Fuzzy Felting

Discover the craft of felting while exploring the science behind natural fibers using various tools and materials.

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Little Makers: Exploring Circuitry

Explore the basics of circuitry with foil, coin batteries, and colorful LEDs.

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Little Makers

Little Makers invites families with young children to tinker, design and create together.

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Recommended Reading

A list of story time books compiled by the Science & Technology librarian.

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Preschool Resources

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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Family Science Adventures

Children and their grown-ups will explore the world around them through creative art projects and innovative science experiments.

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Preschool Place

A protected area where our youngest visitors can experience multi-sensory activities.

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