Little Makers: Bird Nesting

Explore the science behind nest making and transform recycled materials into a nest of your own.

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Little Makers: Glider Planes

Discover the fun of aerodynamics as you learn about the four forces of flight.

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Little Makers: Flower Explorations

Use your senses to observe, tinker and learn about flowers and other natural materials.

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Little Makers: Bath Fizzies

Explore physical and chemical reactions while mixing and molding household ingredients to create a fun bath fizzy for the bathtub.

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Little Makers: Make it Float, Make it Sink

Make a splash as you explore engineering using water.

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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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