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Hwy 69 & Gateway Blvd | Prescott, Arizona
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Science Saturday - April 16

the spot... a Child's Museum has been open inside Prescott Gateway Mall for one year! As part of our two-day celebration, in connection with the National Association for the Education of Young Children's 2011 Week of the Young Child, we invite you to the return of last summer's hit Science Saturday workshops, with an all-new theme in line with our current Quantum Quizzics museum exhibit:

Saturday, April 16

Join us for a special Science Saturday workshop:

"Space Physics Fest"

Presented by: Stacy DeVeau, Arizona NASA Educator Resource Center (Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University)

Explore the life and work environment of space through experiments and demonstrations related to the electromagnetic spectrum and astronomy tools, extreme temperature variations in space using liquid nitrogen, and the physical challenges of living and working in space.

This unique workshop is best suited for ages 7+ (Parent must accompany child)

  • 10 am-12 pm with pre-purchased tickets from ShowUpTix.com
  • Advance tickets $7.50 per person (+$2.00 service fee)
  • Tickets at the door, $9.50 per person, based on availability
  • Seats are limited.
  • Tickets do not include regular museum admission for re-entry during regular open hours.

Science Saturday April 16, 2011

 


 

 

People are talking about Science Saturday!

Mega cool Space Physics! Happy Birthday the spot!!!
Dr. Bruce Bayly, University of Arizona Physics Factory

 

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