Think ahead! Here’s what’s happening this week at Thinkery. Come join the fun!
Sunday, November 13
Storytelling with Ozobots, 11:15 am, ages 4+
Tinker with basic computer programming in a digital design challenge! Gain special access into Space 8, and learn how to code as you lead a tiny robot through a story you create.
NXT Mindstorms, 1:15 pm or 3:15 pm, ages 8+
Join us in Space 8 as we explore the fundamentals of computer programming with LEGO® MINDSTORMS® NXT robotics! Along the way, we’ll dive into coding to see how we can teach our robots to draw unique patterns and scribbles.
Wednesday, November 16
Art Start: Nature as Our Canvas, 9:45 am, 12–24 months
Art Start: Nature as Our Canvas, 10:45 am, 36–48 months
Get a start on art! In Art Start: Nature as Our Canvas, we’re stopping to smell the roses… and leaves… and dirt. We’re bringing the outdoors in and investigating using our senses. Join us for this engaging, hands-on program just for toddlers!
Community Night, 4–8 pm, all ages
Every Wednesday, Thinkery stays open late so families can enjoy extended museum hours, exhibits and educational activities. There is always timely, themed programming scheduled—including fun food demonstrations from Natural Epicurean Academy of Culinary Arts.
In addition to extended hours from 4–8 pm, admission during Community Night is by donation—meaning families are able to pay what they can. The suggested donation is just $1!
Owl Pellet Investigation, 11:15 am or 1:15 pm or 3:15 pm, ages 4+
In Owl Pellet Investigation, explore our feathered friends and their diets in a hands-on investigation of owl pellets. This Think Lab is guaranteed to be a hoot!