Spend a day diving into exciting topics during our special events — from insects to wind power to rainbows and outer space!
Experience the wonder of color in science!
Add some color to the end of winter with a full day of rainbow-inspired science, while we explore the exhibition The Light Around Us.
Schedule of Activities
All activities will take place at the Science Discovery Lab.
|10:30am||Color Mixing||Create your own rainbow through fun experimentation with primary colors|
|11:30am||Chromatography||Is it possible to un-mix a color? Find out through this activity!|
|12:30pm||Rainbow Swirls||Create dazzling swirls of color using ordinary household supplies. This experiment is sure to delight and surprise!|
|1:30pm||Tissue Tie Dye||Design your own multi-colored handkerchief to take home.|
|2:30pm||Cabbage Juice Chemistry||Change the color of a vegetable using the pH of kitchen pantry items.|
|3:30pm||Light and Colors||Make your own translucent rainbow collage to take home.|
|4:30pm||Liquid Rainbows||Create a rainbow in a test tube while we explore density.|