Posts Tagged ‘winter break’

Upcoming classes at the Dupage Children’s Museum

November 27th, 2012
Winter Break Camps

Register by November 30 and save $10

Cool Chemical Concoctions
December 27-28, 2012
9:00 a.m. – 1:00 p.m.
Ages: 7-10 years

Slime, bubbles and fizzing rule as we do cool chemistry experiments with everyday products and materials.

Fantastic Mask Making
January 3-4, 2013
9:00 a.m. – 1:00 p.m.
Ages: 7-10 years

Create a life mask of your own face, and then turn it into a fantastic creature. Add horns, curls, spikes or other details you imagine your creature would have. Then experiment with other mask-making techniques and learn creative ways to put them all together.

Pre-registration and pre-payment are required.
Register online today!

Play-Well TEKnologies Engineering With LEGO®
Winter Break Camps

Jedi Engineering
January 2-4, 2013
9:00 a.m. – Noon
Ages: 5-6 years

Young Jedi will explore distant worlds and engineering principles. Build planes, droids and palaces inspired by designs made in a galaxy far, far away!

Sportsbots with LEGO®
January 2-4, 2013
1:00 p.m. – 4:00 p.m.
Ages: 7-10 years

Design and build motorized, remote-controlled sports bots to compete in rousing games of soccer, hockey, basketball, football, quidditch and bocce, among others. Or invent your own sport!

Pre-registration and pre-payment are required.
Register online today!

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SciTech happenings

November 28th, 2011

Drop & Shop Days

Friday Nov. 25,  $65

Sunday Dec. 4th  $50
Sunday Dec. 11th  $50

from 9 am to 3 pm
Before and after care available!

Drop off your kids off at SciTech Museum in Aurora. You hit the mall and shop for the holidays while the Kids have fun at SciTech Museum!
Fun, food and “edutainment” for less than the cost of a babysitter! Learn More
December’s “Can’t Miss” Event!

Murder at SciTech Cafe
Dec. 9  6:30 pm
Individual Tickets for $75
Sponsor Table $1,000
A film noir spoof!  Buy a ticket or your very own Table!  Elegant Dinner, musical show, art show, silent and live auctions too!  Proceeds benefit the SciTech Museum and our amazing new science based preschool. Buy your tickets here.

More December Events- all Free with admission to the Museum!

  • The SciTech Discovery Preschool and SciTech Cafe Ribbon Cutting ceremony. Dec. 1st, the Public is invited. SciTech Discovery Preschool is one of the first S.T.E.M. (Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics) based preschools in the country and the first in Illinois. Celebrate its official ribbon cutting along with the new SciTech Cafe!
  • Trim the Tree Day Dec. 10th from 10 am – 5pm
  • A Day with Santa Dec. 17th from 1-4 pm.
  • Winter Break Camps: Two day camps on Dec.27-28 & Dec. 29-30. Ages 6-8 and 9 and up. Choice of 3 camps: Ultimate Predator, Totally Ballistic and SciTech Theatre Workshop! Tons of Scientastic Fun over Winter Break!
  • A Family Friendly New Year’s Eve on Dec. 31, from 1-4 pm.

Learn more about SciTech Museum events here.