Discover fun facts about the history of space rocketry. Then design and build your own rocket, launch it and learn how to track a rocket’s flight.
Animation brings math, science and the creative arts together in extraordinary ways. Experience this expressive medium as we investigate stop-motion techniques and motion picture perspectives.
Bring your stop-motion ideas and animated designs to this class. Continue a mini-movie or start with a fresh, new project.
Dig into this geologic adventure to find out why volcanoes erupt and why the Earth shakes.
Explore complex chemistry concepts and delve deep into the science of cooking.
Learn the legends behind the constellations and the science that makes our night sky so amazing.
In this digital exploration, girls will design and animate e-cards, and create characters for their own web cartoons and music videos.
Set your time machine for Cretaceous adventure in the age of giant reptiles.
Construct towers, build bridges, wire electric circuits, and explore the worlds of civil, electrical and mechanical engineering.
Create your own interactive and animated life story to take home.
Learn how modern forensic techniques are used to solve crimes.
Students will design their own original video games, while exploring the world of computers, digital graphics and more.
Building on skills learned in Games Galore, students will challenge themselves to learn how computers and keyboards interact to control programs.
In this edible chemistry adventure, kids will explore science concepts as we make muffins and “munch, munch” more.
In this class, LEGO fanatics can feed their need for speed as they figure out how much horsepower can be squeezed into LEGO creations.
Take your LEGO building knowledge, experience and imagination to the extreme as you build statues, make a working abacus, and erect the tallest or strongest structure using the fewest bricks.
Experiment with LEGO bricks, axles, gears, pulleys and weights as we explore energy, density and physics.
Explore the sun and its many layers, tour the planets in our solar system, and crash-land on the moon to see how well you’d survive.
Team up with OMSI marine biologists for an up-close look at our oceans. Note: This program includes an overnight.
Learn about the layers of the Earth and the variety of rocks found in our area.
Throw on a wizard’s cloak and embark on a week of science magic.
Learn how to create your own web page, blog, photo gallery and more!
This advanced class will build on techniques learned in our popular LEGO Robotics class. Students will delve deeper into the world of robotics and become masters of their own LEGO creation.
Create a working telegraph, personal website, blog and more.
Students will have a blast with rockets as they experiment with Isaac Newton’s laws of motion to build and test a variety of rocket designs.
Observe marine life up-close and learn about incredible adaptations.