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Sustainability in the Sciences; the Science of Sustainability

  • Tuesday, April 21 @ 8:00 am - 4:30 pm
  • Free
  • Adults only for professional development

On the eve of the 50th Anniversary of Earth Day, there is more urgency than ever to be knowledgeable about the role of science research and education in the effort to create a sustainable planet for all of humanity. Yet, the details are complex. This workshop is an opportunity to explore this role from multiple vantage points – from the perspective of the United Nations Sustainable Development Goals to the skills that industry is looking for in future employees. Participants…

Family Music Time

  • Thursday, April 23 @ 6:30 am - 7:30 pm
  • Free
  • Pre-K

Music, Movement and Mindfulness is a method used to support musicality, creativity, social emotional growth and self awareness in a fun and relaxed group setting. Join us as we explore group dance, percussion instrument play, movement scarves, finger plays, basic ASL, singing and breathing exercises, reading and so much more to help foster childhood development while supporting parent-child bonding and social emotional growth. Two locations and dates available.

Discovery Building Town Center Experiences

  • Thursday, April 23 @ 7:00 am - 10:00 pm
    |Recurring Event (See all)
    From April 23 until April 30, (M-F) from 7am-10pm, Sat 9am-10pm; Closed Sundays.
  • Free
  • All ages

From a dinosaur-era garden to motion-sensing walls, hands-on exhibits, two restaurants and teaching laboratories—the Town Center welcomes campus and the community. The Discovery Building is dedicated to helping the University of Wisconsin–Madison campus and the community explore new ways to conduct and share research and creative ideas.


Badgerland (South Wisconsin) Discovery Building 330 N. Orchard St.

Adventure: Fayette County WV

  • Thursday, April 23 @ 8:30 am - Friday, April 24 @ 1:30 pm
  • Free
  • Grades 3-5

Adventure: Fayette County is a collaborative effort between the school system, youth organizations, and volunteers that bring youth to Fayette County Park where they receive hands on experience in available activities in our county. Our youth may fish, paddle a watercraft, play music, and even walk in the woods for the first time. They get a chance to program Lego robotics, play disc golf, build shelters, and much more. Many of our activities are co-led by student ambassadors, older students…


Pop-Up Events Fayette County Park 1268 Fayette County Park Road

OCES Jellybean Field Day

  • Thursday, April 23 @ 8:30 am - 10:30 am
  • Free
  • Grades 3-5

“This 4th grade field day incorporates the activities emphasized in the curriculum with the successful participation of every student and offers a motivational reward system based on individual achievement. It is organized somewhat like a carnival or fair. Stations are set up on the school grounds and a jellybean bank is located near the activity area. Each station is manned by a teacher or parent. When a child is at a station the parent volunteer reads the “task card” so…

Digital Trophy Case 3-D printing

  • Thursday, April 23 @ 9:00 am - 2:00 pm
  • Free
  • Grades 6-8

Digital Trophy Case is a system developed by STLP students to display the high schools long standing accomplishments in all areas of athletics and academics. They will be displaying how the program works and how items can be printed 3-D style and if they wanted they could order and purchase a trophy to remember their times at Prestonsburg High School.


East KY Adams Middle School 2520 S. Lake Drive

Integrating STEAM Practices

  • Thursday, April 23 @ 9:00 am - 3:00 pm
  • $100.00
  • Adults only for professional development

This is a 3-day series workshop on STEAM. The final day is April 23 at Oregon High School where Kevin Anderson from the Department of Public Instruction will speak about the state’s STEAM goals and his experiences, we will dig into STEAM resources, and create an implementation plan. Educators, administrators, org leaders, parents starting a STEAM program after school are all invited!!


Badgerland (South Wisconsin) Oregon High School 456 N Perry Pkwy.

Cultivating Local Youth: A Farm to Table Experience

  • Thursday, April 23 @ 9:00 am - 3:00 pm
  • $2
  • Grades 6-8

The Science Adventure School at West Virginia University is providing a program to elementary school students during the Kiddie Days event at the WVU Animal Science farm. Kiddie days will invite local elementary students to visit the farm on a field trip. We will also advertise the program to local home-schooled elementary-aged children. This program will focus on a “Farm to Table” activity where students will get to experience learning about where their food comes from, how it can be…

AnjiPlayDate

  • Thursday, April 23 @ 9:30 am - 11:30 am
  • Free
  • All ages

Come experience Anji Play! In this weekly award-winning program, kids play while adults observe. At the end of play, kids can create play stories to share their play with others. This educational approach, rooted in children choosing their own play, was created in Anji County in China and Madison Public Library is a pilot site for developing a library Anji Play model. Messy clothes recommended. Open to all ages. No registration required. *Note: this event takes place at the Lussier…


Badgerland (South Wisconsin) Lussier Community Education Center 55 S. Gammon Rd

Early Explorers Playgroup

  • Thursday, April 23 @ 10:00 am - Thursday, April 30 @ 11:00 am
    |Recurring Event (See all)

    An event every week that begins at 10:00 am on Thursday, repeating until Thursday, April 30, 2020

  • Free
  • Pre-K

Social time for babies and their grown-ups! This playgroup is thoughtfully designed for our earliest visitors. We will provide a space for infants and toddlers (2 years and under) and their caregivers to explore, play together, and engage in activities that support various aspects of child development.Parents and caregivers will have the opportunity to connect with one another, meet other families, and make new friends!


Badgerland (South Wisconsin) Madison Children’s Museum 100 Hamilton Street

Baby Play Date

  • Thursday, April 23 @ 10:00 am - 11:00 am
    |Recurring Event (See all)

    An event every week that begins at 10:00 am on Thursday, repeating until Thursday, April 30, 2020

  • Free
  • Pre-K

Our Baby Play Date happens most every Thursday. Come see why parents, grandparents, and babies love to attend! Not only do the kids have fun interacting with their adult, watching their peers, hearing stories, clapping along to songs, and playing … the adults enjoy the company of other adults! This program is geared toward babies aged 2 and younger and their adults; siblings are always welcome.


Badgerland (South Wisconsin) Beloit Public Library 605 Eclipse Boulevard

Lily Pad Theater

  • Thursday, April 23 @ 11:00 am - Thursday, April 30 @ 11:30 am
    |Recurring Event (See all)

    An event every week that begins at 11:00 am on Thursday, repeating until Thursday, April 30, 2020

  • Free
  • K-2

Sing, Dance, Listen, Move! We will generate creativity and imagination using songs, music, movement, and storytime activities during Lily Pad Theater. Additionally, we will use puppets and flannel pieces to enhance our energetic and lively play!


Badgerland (South Wisconsin) Madison Children’s Museum 100 Hamilton Street

Story Time

  • Thursday, April 23 @ 11:00 am - 11:30 am
    |Recurring Event (See all)
    Thursdays and Fridays at 11:00 am and Saturdays at 11:00 am and 1:30 pm
  • Free
  • Grades 3-5

Museum staff and volunteers read stories about famous aviators, hot-air balloon flights, trips to Mars, characters visible in the night sky, or creatures that have their own wings. Each session includes one story and a hands-on activity. Groups larger than 10 are encouraged to reserve a story time in advance.


DC-MD-VA National Air and Space Museum 655 Jefferson Drive, SW

Story Time

  • Thursday, April 23 @ 11:00 am - 11:30 am
    |Recurring Event (See all)
    Every Weekday
  • Free
  • Grades 3-5

Museum staff and volunteers read stories about famous aviators, hot-air balloon flights, trips to Mars, characters visible in the night sky, or creatures that have their own wings. Each session includes one story and a hands-on activity. Groups larger than 10 are encouraged to reserve a story time in advance.


DC-MD-VA National Air and Space Museum, Steven F Udvar-Hazy Center 14390 Air and Space Museum Parkway

View the Sun with our Safe Telescopes

  • Thursday, April 23 @ 12:00 pm - Saturday, May 16 @ 3:00 pm
  • Free
  • All ages

Become an astronomer using our solar-filtered telescopes. We will be there to help you observe the Sun, Moon, and other objects in space, as well as answer any questions you have. Our Observatory is free. We are open to the public, weather permitting. Follow @airandspace on Twitter for weather and closure updates, or ask at the Museum’s Welcome Center. Accessibility: The Observatory dome and terrace are accessible via ramp or steps. Written and touchable explanatory materials are available. Questions? Email…


DC-MD-VA National Air and Space Museum 655 Jefferson Drive, SW

Belfry High School Theater Presents Peter Pan

  • Thursday, April 23 @ 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
  • Free
  • Grades 9-12

Belfry High School Theater presents the play “Peter Pan” Based on J.M. Barrie’s classic tale. Belfry High School students will present their acting, singing, sound stage, and set design skills during this exciting event. Peter and his mischievous fairy sidekick, Tinkerbell, visit the nursery of the Darling children late one night and, with a sprinkle of pixie dust, begin a magical journey across the stars that none of them will ever forget.


East KY Belfry High School 27678 US-119

Open Knitting Group

  • Thursday, April 23 @ 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
    |Recurring Event (See all)

    An event every week that begins at 1:00 pm on Thursday, repeating until Thursday, April 30, 2020

  • Free
  • All ages

Join up with this group, which meets weekly! Knitters of all ages and abilities are welcome to bring their own projects and join in on a group of people who like to knit and chat!


Badgerland (South Wisconsin) Beloit Public Library 605 Eclipse Boulevard

EL Live Webinar Series: Moving from Assessment to Instruction (Using data to guide EL instruction)

  • Thursday, April 23 @ 3:30 pm - 4:30 pm
  • $59.00
  • Adults only for professional development

As ACCESS scores begin to return to your district, gain a deeper understanding of how the ACCESS Scores are calculated, how to use the scale score to determine appropriate growth, and specific ways to use ACCESS data to plan effective instruction of ELs.


Badgerland (South Wisconsin) Online Webinar link will be distributed when registered

Children’s Health Fair

  • Thursday, April 23 @ 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm
  • Free
  • Grades 3-5

Children between the ages of 6 and 12 will have the opportunity to experience health care through hands-on demonstrations, stimulating visual representations, and fun games. Physical health and nutrition is the focus of this event, but children can also expect to learn about dental and mental health.


Badgerland (South Wisconsin) Stateline Boys & Girls Club 1851 Moore St

DCPZ Exhibition of Teacher and Student Learning

  • Thursday, April 23 @ 4:30 pm - 7:00 pm
  • Free
  • Adults only for professional development

This annual Exhibition features documentation of teacher and/or student learning in classrooms across the DMV. A variety of exhibits–encompassing early childhood to graduate school, across disciplines–will showcase the way Project Zero ideas are deepening engagement, thinking and understanding in diverse settings. Attendees will interact with the exhibits and provide feedback, and perhaps even try on some Project Zero strategies. Special features at this year’s Exhibition will be an opening talk by Project Zero researchers Edward Clapp and Sarah Sheya, as…


DC-MD-VA Sidwell Friends School, Tenleytown Campus 3825 Wisconsin Avenue NW

Mark your Spot

  • Thursday, April 23 @ 4:30 pm - 5:30 pm
  • Free
  • All ages

Come to Bridgett’s for a sewing class where students will learn to make a book-marker.  Participants will learn to put colors together, cut fabric with scissors and learn the basics of sewing on a sewing machine.


East KY Bridgett’s Quilting 109 DIVISION STREET

Tiger STEAM

  • Thursday, April 23 @ 5:00 pm - 6:30 pm
  • Free
  • Grades 3-5

At this event, students will pair up with teachers and parents to participate in science activities integrating the arts and technology.


East KY May Valley Elementary 481 Stephens Branch Road

Dirt Won’t Hurt

  • Thursday, April 23 @ 5:00 pm - 7:00 pm
  • Free
  • K-2

We believe that the outdoor classroom is just as important as the indoor classroom.  With careful thought and planning, STEAM experiences are set up daily in the children’s natural environment.   Providing experiences outside has so many benefits for children.  Children can engage all the senses, develop gross motor skills, explore cause and effect relationships, collaborate with others, and cultivate a sense of wonder.  For this event, we invite families, friends, and community members to join us for an evening of exploring the outdoors.  Children…


Pop-Up Events Chapmanville Primary School 100 W. Tiger Lane

Live at 5! A Fun Family Affair.

  • Thursday, April 23 @ 5:00 pm - 7:00 pm
  • Free
  • All ages

In a world where you can be anything and do anything, come by the Somerset Community College Russell Campus as we host the 2020 Family Fun Night. On this night, we will learn how to fly drones, make slime in the slime room, launch bottle rockets, have face painting by the SCC Cosmetology Department, meet with Cinderella, Snow White, and other Disney characters. In addition, participants will meet with our Culinary Arts staff and create a fun filled treat through…


East KY Somerset Community College-Russell Center 848 W. Steve Wariner Dr.

Cook Wild Kentucky Cooking School

  • Thursday, April 23 @ 5:30 pm - 7:00 pm
  • Free
  • All ages

Cook Wild Kentucky is a new project from Kentucky Cooperative Extension. Healthy recipes are available featuring venison, rabbit, fish, frog legs, and more. At this event, family groups will prepare and sample a mini-version of one of the recipes. While all ages are welcome to attend, the hands-on cooking portion is most suited for ages 6 and up. Adults are responsible for supervising and assisting their children during the class. In addition, families will enjoy games and activities related to…


East KY Robinson Auditorium 130 Robinson Road

STEM Superheroes

  • Thursday, April 23 @ 5:30 pm - 7:30 pm
  • Free
  • Grades 6-8

Students, families, and community members will be participating in various STEM activities with a superhero theme. Join us to see if you can code DASH to help a superhero leap a tall building in a single bound. Help save the citizens of the town from a collapsing bridge. Lots of superhero activities will be available. Join us for a SUPER fun-filled night!


East KY Betsy Layne Elementary School 256 School Street

Panthers STEAM into History

  • Thursday, April 23 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
  • Free
  • Grades 6-8

Pikeville Panther Jr. Engineers have been using coding, engineering, robotics and making to bring Social Studies to life! At this event Jr. Engineers will team up with parents, community members, and educators to experience these awesome learning opportunities.


East KY Pikeville Elementary School 105 Bailey Blvd

Remake Learning Days

  • Thursday, April 23 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
  • Free
  • All ages

Remake Learning Days community night. will take place at Wesley Christian School, where STEAM activities will erupt with hands on activities. Many activities will take place such as making your own lava lamp. Our staff is creating a buzz by hosting our second annual Remake Learning Night.


East KY Wesley Christian School 103 Ball Park Street

Learning Center STEM

  • Thursday, April 23 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
  • Free
  • Pre-K

STEM night will be held in Wesley Christian Learning Center. We are using hands on activities to enhance the young minds of Preschoolers. We have designed different activities that are appropriate for children of a young age. We are looking forward to hosting an event for our children and their parents. Please come out and join us!


East KY Wesley Christian Learning Center 106 Ball Park St.

Full STEAM Ahead!

  • Thursday, April 23 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
  • Free
  • All ages

A fun evening of School-wide student art displays, local musical performers, and interactive STEM demonstrations by STLP students.


East KY John M Stumbo Elementary 6945 KY-979

Empowered Learning for the 21st Century: The Village School

  • Thursday, April 23 @ 6:00 pm - 7:30 pm
  • Free
  • All ages

What if we trusted children with their learning? What if instead of telling students what to do, we gave them the freedom to make choices in how and what they learn? What if the purpose of school was to empower young people to make a difference in the world? Throughout history, people were forced to trust themselves, value their children’s independence, and approached educating our youth as a community collaboration. Now, we have the scientific research to prove that this…


DC-MD-VA The Village School 6800 Columbia Pike

Kentucky Science Center: Science in Play2Go Exhibit

  • Friday, April 24 @ 12:00 am - Friday, May 1 @ 12:00 am
  • Free
  • All ages

Science in Play2go, the mobile version of Kentucky Science Center’s progressive next-generation learning experience exhibit will be at the Covington branch from Saturday, April 4th – Sunday, June 28th. Designed specifically for ages 8 and under, with program opportunities for students of all ages, Science in Play2go combines curiosity and critical thinking, creativity and problem-solving, with Science, Technology, Engineering, Math (S.T.E.M). Field trips can be booked by calling Kari Jones at 859-962-4079.

Discovery Building Town Center Experiences

  • Friday, April 24 @ 7:00 am - 10:00 pm
    |Recurring Event (See all)
    From April 23 until April 30, (M-F) from 7am-10pm, Sat 9am-10pm; Closed Sundays.
  • Free
  • All ages

From a dinosaur-era garden to motion-sensing walls, hands-on exhibits, two restaurants and teaching laboratories—the Town Center welcomes campus and the community. The Discovery Building is dedicated to helping the University of Wisconsin–Madison campus and the community explore new ways to conduct and share research and creative ideas.


Badgerland (South Wisconsin) Discovery Building 330 N. Orchard St.

Mess Monsters

  • Friday, April 24 @ 10:00 am - 11:00 am
  • Free
  • K-2

Take chances, make mistakes, get messy! Join us for sensory art projects designed especially for preschoolers and caregivers. We will make all kinds of art involving touch, smell, sound and more!


Badgerland (South Wisconsin) Madison Children’s Museum 100 Hamilton Street

Toddler Yoga

  • Friday, April 24 @ 10:00 am - 10:30 am
  • Free
  • Pre-K

Join us for Toddler Yoga, which is now a new weekly program at Beloit Public Library! An instructor from the Stateline Family YMCA will lead this free 30-minute class for 2- to 5-year-olds and their adults.


Badgerland (South Wisconsin) Beloit Public Library 605 Eclipse Boulevard

Story Time

  • Friday, April 24 @ 11:00 am - 11:30 am
    |Recurring Event (See all)
    Thursdays and Fridays at 11:00 am and Saturdays at 11:00 am and 1:30 pm
  • Free
  • Grades 3-5

Museum staff and volunteers read stories about famous aviators, hot-air balloon flights, trips to Mars, characters visible in the night sky, or creatures that have their own wings. Each session includes one story and a hands-on activity. Groups larger than 10 are encouraged to reserve a story time in advance.


DC-MD-VA National Air and Space Museum 655 Jefferson Drive, SW

Story Time

  • Friday, April 24 @ 11:00 am - 11:30 am
    |Recurring Event (See all)
    Every Weekday
  • Free
  • Grades 3-5

Museum staff and volunteers read stories about famous aviators, hot-air balloon flights, trips to Mars, characters visible in the night sky, or creatures that have their own wings. Each session includes one story and a hands-on activity. Groups larger than 10 are encouraged to reserve a story time in advance.


DC-MD-VA National Air and Space Museum, Steven F Udvar-Hazy Center 14390 Air and Space Museum Parkway

Story Time

  • Friday, April 24 @ 11:30 am - 12:00 pm
    |Recurring Event (See all)
    Every Weekday
  • Free
  • Grades 3-5

Museum staff and volunteers read stories about famous aviators, hot-air balloon flights, trips to Mars, characters visible in the night sky, or creatures that have their own wings. Each session includes one story and a hands-on activity. Groups larger than 10 are encouraged to reserve a story time in advance.


DC-MD-VA National Air and Space Museum, Steven F Udvar-Hazy Center 14390 Air and Space Museum Parkway

View the Sun with our Safe Telescopes

  • Friday, April 24 @ 12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
    |Recurring Event (See all)
    Wednesday-Saturday, 12:00-3:00 pm (weather permitting)
  • Free
  • All ages

Become an astronomer using our solar-filtered telescopes. We will be there to help you observe the Sun, Moon, and other objects in space, as well as answer any questions you have. Our Observatory is free. We are open to the public, weather permitting. Follow @airandspace on Twitter for weather and closure updates, or ask at the Museum’s Welcome Center. Accessibility: The Observatory dome and terrace are accessible via ramp or steps. Written and touchable explanatory materials are available. Questions? Email…


DC-MD-VA National Air and Space Museum 655 Jefferson Drive, SW

Farming Now: Creating America’s AgTech Capital in Appalachia

  • Friday, April 24 @ 1:00 pm - 5:00 pm
  • Free
  • Grades 6-8

Visit the AppHarvest AgTech program at Shelby Valley High School in Pike County. Enjoy a tour of the Container Farm and hear from the upcoming generation of Agriculture Entrepreneurs. This educational program will create new opportunities from within the region, setting participants up for success and establishing Central Appalachia as a hub for AgTech. This is Farming Now. Also, get your hands dirty with seed planting and transplanting!


East KY Shelby Valley High School 125 Douglas Pkwy

Beads & Threads

  • Friday, April 24 @ 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
  • Free
  • Grades 6-8

Get Crafty with Us! Using beads, yarn, fabric, and thread, we will create a variety of crafts boosting fine-motor skills, dexterity, and hand-eye coordination. Each week will bring a new project, including the occasional opportunity for knitting lessons (or knotting for younger participants). Knitters are welcome to assist in making baby blankets to be donated to the Knots of Love charity. This event takes place in the Art Studio classroom.


Badgerland (South Wisconsin) Madison Children’s Museum 100 Hamilton Street

What’s New in Aerospace: The Hubble Space Telescopes 30th Anniversary

  • Friday, April 24 @ 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm
  • Free
  • All ages

The What’s New in Aerospace? series, presented in collaboration with NASA, is open to the public and will cover recent research, developments, and discoveries related to space. This program is made possible through the generous support of Boeing.


DC-MD-VA National Air and Space Museum 655 Jefferson Drive, SW

Science Dabblers

  • Friday, April 24 @ 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
  • Free
  • K-2

Explore the world around you! Hands-on exploration activities for preschoolers including simple science experiments, sensory explorations, and STEAM activities.


Badgerland (South Wisconsin) Madison Children’s Museum 100 Hamilton Street

Art Studio

  • Friday, April 24 @ 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm
  • Free
  • Grades 9-12

Join us in creating a new work of art in TeenSpot! No registration required, no experience necessary.

Challenger Earth Day Celebration and VR Showcase

  • Friday, April 24 @ 5:30 pm - 8:00 pm
    |Recurring Event (See all)

    One event on Friday, April 24, 2020 at 10:30 am

  • Free
  • Grades 6-8

The Challenger Learning Center of KY will celebrate Earth Day with free activities focused on educating students about the Earth and it’s systems, including a virtual reality lesson! Activities will cover our atmosphere, energy, natural cycles, and habitats.


East KY The Challenger Learning Center of Kentucky One Community College Drive

Challenger Earth Day Celebration and VR Showcase

  • Friday, April 24 @ 5:30 pm - 8:00 pm
  • Free
  • Grades 6-8

The Challenger Learning Center will Celebrate National Astronomy Day on May 2nd with free activities and a showcase of our virtual reality programs! Activities will cover subjects that are important to our planet, like atmosphere, plate tectonics, energy, and more! We will also have an hour-long interactive virtual reality lesson!


East KY The Challenger Learning Center of Kentucky One Community College Drive

Open Shop Nights

  • Friday, April 24 @ 7:00 pm - 10:00 pm
    |Recurring Event (See all)

    An event every week that begins at 7:00 pm on Friday, happening 2 times

  • Free
  • All ages

Every Monday (6-8pm) and Friday night (7-10pm), The Bodgery makerspace is open to the public for tours of the enormous new shop, for guest tool use, and socializing. (Remember, in order to use most power tools you’ll need to be checked off on them first, so build that process into your schedule.)  $Free


Badgerland (South Wisconsin) The Bodgery makerspace 740 Oscar Avenue

When Did the Universe Begin?

  • Friday, April 24 @ 7:30 pm - 9:00 pm
  • Free
  • All ages

Watch the webcast on Air and Space Live or attend in person: 7:30 pm Meet the lecturer 8:00 pm Lecture begins 9:00 pm Stargazing in the Phoebe Waterman Haas Public Observatory, weather permitting A century ago there was a “Great Debate” among astronomers if galaxies exist. Today, a new debate has arisen: How old is the Universe? Join Wendy Freedman, John and Marion Sullivan University Professor of Astronomy and Astrophysics at the University of Chicago, as she explores the options…


DC-MD-VA National Air and Space Museum 655 Jefferson Drive, SW

Discovery Building Town Center Experiences

  • Saturday, April 25 @ 7:00 am - 10:00 pm
    |Recurring Event (See all)
    From April 23 until April 30, (M-F) from 7am-10pm, Sat 9am-10pm; Closed Sundays.
  • Free
  • All ages

From a dinosaur-era garden to motion-sensing walls, hands-on exhibits, two restaurants and teaching laboratories—the Town Center welcomes campus and the community. The Discovery Building is dedicated to helping the University of Wisconsin–Madison campus and the community explore new ways to conduct and share research and creative ideas.


Badgerland (South Wisconsin) Discovery Building 330 N. Orchard St.

The Universe in Seven Days

  • Saturday, April 25 @ 8:00 am - 12:00 pm
  • Free
  • All ages

3, 2, 1 Blast off! Join us in the space dome for a glimpse into outer space. Journey through the universe and learn about the days of creation. Visit Creation Stations and construct balloon rockets, birdhouses, and soil tubes. Use augmented reality to visit the solar system, view a globe, and travel through the body. Spend some time at the sensory table or create a cloud in a jar. How about using double stuffed cookies to learn about the phases…


East KY Highland Church of Christ 821 Euclid Avenue

Archery

  • Saturday, April 25 @ 9:00 am - 5:00 pm
  • Free
  • All ages

Never shot a bow and want to learn how? The Unviserty of Pikeville Archery Team will be available to teach you how to shoot a bow. We will have all the equipment needed. This event will be outside.


East KY Outdoor Archery Range 136 Phillips Drive

The Big Dig

  • Saturday, April 25 @ 9:00 am - 5:00 pm
  • $10
  • All ages

The Third Annual Big Dig offers a day-long experience in the construction industry. Hosted by the Building Industry Association of Northern Kentucky, participants can operate heavy construction equipment with supervision from skilled operators. Tour the exhibit hall where dozens of construction-related companies will feature hands-on activities and demonstrations. Learn while doing in a carnival-like environment. It’s a day your family won’t soon forget!


Greater Cincinnati Boone County Fairgrounds, Burlington, KY 5819 Idlewild Road

Great American Cleanup

  • Saturday, April 25 @ 9:00 am - 12:00 pm
  • Free
  • All ages

This year on April 25th hundreds of volunteers will work at over 25 sites in Covington, KY. Our volunteers pick up trash, plant trees and flowers, and complete other beautification projects like painting in public places or planting community gardens. This year we expect to be able to provide some educational opportunities around vegetable gardening or pollinator plant gardening.


Greater Cincinnati Covington, KY many locations

Davey Doodle & the Red Hots at Kids in the Rotunda

  • Saturday, April 25 @ 9:30 am - 10:30 am
    |Recurring Event (See all)
    April 25th at 9:30 AM, 11 AM and 1 PM.
  • Free
  • K-2

Davey Doodle and the Red Hots will get your toes tapping and bodies moving to their own unique interactive family fun music. Real life characters will come to life with songs about his dog Truffle Doodle, A little monkey named Zachary, and a stuffed brown bear named BB. They will also perform new classics for parties and holidays with the Happy Happy Birthday song and a father’s day song. Other interactive adventures will take you on musical journeys throughout the…


Badgerland (South Wisconsin) Overture Center for the Arts 201 State Street

Sensory Saturday

  • Saturday, April 25 @ 9:30 am - 11:30 am
  • Free
  • All ages

This program is designed for families with children who have autism or developmental disabilities to explore the Art Museum in a comfortable environment. Upon arrival, families will be given a map of the museum indicating multi-sensory learning centers. Each month we explore different galleries at each learning center, led by a specially trained docent. Be sure to stop by the Rosenthal Education Center to participate in an all-ability art making activity. FREE. Reservations not required.


Greater Cincinnati Cincinnati Art Museum 953 Eden Park Drive

Building Digital Learning Content for Your Classroom

  • Saturday, April 25 @ 10:00 am - 5:00 pm
  • Free
  • Adults only for professional development

Have you ever wondered how can you introduce your students to the resources of the Smithsonian without leaving your classroom? Spend a day at the Freer|Sackler learning how to connect your students to online Smithsonian resources through hands-on instruction. After light breakfast refreshments, spend an interactive morning at the Freer|Sackler examining Japanese art from the special exhibition Meeting Tessai: Modern Japanese Art from the Mary and Cheney Cowles Collection through Project Zero Thinking Routines and poetry writing. After lunch (provided),…


DC-MD-VA Freer Gallery of Art 1050 Independence Ave SW

SKILD: Southeast Kentucky Innovative Learning Day

  • Saturday, April 25 @ 10:00 am - 3:00 pm
  • Free
  • Grades 6-8

While walking the halls of the SKCTC, you will be welcomed in to classrooms to learn innovative skills with high end technology. You and your family will experience hands on activities such as driving a simulator bull dozer, designing and printing a 3d image, learning the importance of automotive care, participate together with CPR and much more. We make learning fun!

Moonshot Studio Drop-In

  • Saturday, April 25 @ 10:00 am - Saturday, May 16 @ 4:00 pm
    |Recurring Event (See all)

    An event every week that begins at 10:00 am on Sunday and Saturday, repeating until Saturday, May 16, 2020

  • Free
  • All ages

The Moonshot Studio is a creative space where people of all ages can explore their artistry through hands-on activities and learn something new. Visitors to the space can dive into processes happening backstage, try on art forms featured on-stage, and celebrate President Kennedy’s ideals while reflecting on their own–all in an environment that lets participants go at their own pace with the support of talented Resident Artists to ensure that everyone’s experience is uniquely and truly their own. The lineup…

FAMILY: Moove and Groove

  • Saturday, April 25 @ 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
  • Free
  • Grades 3-5

Get the entire family movin’ at DreamBank! Join Susan Neeley, owner of Moove and Groove, for an extreme dance party complete with bubbles, games, bean bags, yoga and so much more. Be sure to bring your dancin’ shoes! This event is perfect for guests ages 2- 10 years old.


Badgerland (South Wisconsin) DreamBank at Spark 821 East Washington Avenue

Paint at the Market

  • Saturday, April 25 @ 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
  • Free
  • All ages

Come to the Farmer’s Market to enjoy a time to celebrate our Appalachian Roots with a painting class and activities for children. Free painting class will be offered to the first 35 participants. Children’s activities will vary.


East KY Pikeville Farmer’s Market 130 Adams Lane

You, Me, and Royaltea

  • Saturday, April 25 @ 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
  • Free
  • All ages

Celebrate moms and motherhood with Beloit Public Library and Beloit Area Community Health Center. All children are welcome! Kids will enjoy crafts, tea, treats, a gift, and a professional photo with a royal princess!


Badgerland (South Wisconsin) Beloit Public Library 605 Eclipse Boulevard

Let’s Make a Pillowcase!

  • Saturday, April 25 @ 10:00 am - 2:00 pm
  • $10.00
  • Grades 3-5

Your child will learn to construct a pillowcase using several fun techniques. He/she will be taught straight stitching, french seams and a fun technique that we like to call, “The burrito roll!” The class will be scheduled for 4 hours, but extra time may be allotted for the student to complete his/her project. The accompanying adult should plan to engage with the child on the project as the use of electric sewing machines and irons will be required. Kits will…


East KY Sew N Love Shoppe 249 W. Court St.

Exploration Stations

  • Saturday, April 25 @ 10:30 am - 12:00 pm
  • Free
  • Grades 6-8

Touch! Tinker! Learn! Visit the rooftop for a rotating series of Exploration Stations with hands-on activities for toddlers, preschoolers, and school-age children.


Badgerland (South Wisconsin) Madison Children’s Museum 100 Hamilton Street

Davey Doodle & the Red Hots at Kids in the Rotunda

  • Saturday, April 25 @ 11:00 am - 12:00 pm
    |Recurring Event (See all)
    April 25th at 9:30 AM, 11 AM and 1 PM.
  • Free
  • K-2

Davey Doodle and the Red Hots will get your toes tapping and bodies moving to their own unique interactive family fun music. Real life characters will come to life with songs about his dog Truffle Doodle, A little monkey named Zachary, and a stuffed brown bear named BB. They will also perform new classics for parties and holidays with the Happy Happy Birthday song and a father’s day song. Other interactive adventures will take you on musical journeys throughout the…


Badgerland (South Wisconsin) Overture Center for the Arts 201 State Street

Sew Much Fun

  • Saturday, April 25 @ 11:00 am - 1:00 pm
  • Free
  • Grades 9-12

We are offering a class to allow the participants to make their own tote bag and/or scrunchy. These class will teach some simple sewing skills and allow the participants a chance to be creative and make a one of kind item. The totes can be used for school, sleepovers or to just carry your extra things.. Everything will be cut and ready to sew when you arrive. I will have several different choices of fabric available. I hope that you…


East KY The Pink Bobbin Quilting Shop 11129 US Hwy 23S

Greater Cincinnati Kickoff Celebration

  • Saturday, April 25 @ 11:00 am - 4:00 pm
  • Free
  • All ages

Experience innovative, hands-on learning activities for families to engage together and explore local community resources at the Greater Cincinnati Remake Learning Days kickoff celebration April 25, 11 am – 4 pm! Located at the Covington Public Library, Baker Hunt gardens, Gateway Community & Technical College and John G. Carlisle Elementary School, the free event will feature over 40 unique activities for families with children of all ages. Featuring: Make-and-take art projects T-shirt screen printing Science experiments Fire safety demonstrations Book…


Greater Cincinnati Covington Public Library 502 Scott Blvd.

Paint Covington Mural

  • Saturday, April 25 @ 11:00 am - 4:00 pm
  • Free
  • All ages

A large outline drawing of a scene in Covington will be set up so that families passing by can pick up paint and brush to fill in the painting. There will also be a table with markers and popsicle stick people. Families will be able to decorate the popsicle stick people as themselves to add to the mural.


Greater Cincinnati outside Covington public library 502 Scott Blvd.

Walking Alphabet Tours: Your Passport to Together Time & Learning

  • Saturday, April 25 @ 11:00 am - 4:00 pm
  • Free
  • Grades 3-5

Family learning in Covington happens on-the-go with Read Ready Covington’s Alphabet Walking Tours in several Covington neighborhoods, designed to help our littlest citizens build their curiosity and language skills. From A to Z, seek and find the 26 word signs as you stroll Covington’s sidewalks. At the ReMake Learning Day Kickoff Celebration, we will have a photo stand for people to take their ‘passport’ photo and each person will then receive an Alpha Walking Tour Passport booklet. Participants fill their…


Greater Cincinnati outside Covington public library 502 Scott Blvd.

Connect: For Adults with Developmental Disabilities

  • Saturday, April 25 @ 11:00 am - 12:30 pm
  • Free
  • Adults only for professional development

This program is specifically designed for adults with developmental disabilities and their caregivers. Each month, we will explore different parts of the museum on a multi-sensory tour, then create art related to what we see. Visitors will meet in the Great Hall then be led on a tour through the galleries. FREE. Reservations recommended. Make a reservation by visiting the program calendar at www.cincinnatiartmuseum.org or by calling (513) 721-ARTS.


Greater Cincinnati Cincinnati Art Museum 953 Eden Park Drive

Create Your Own Sketchbook

  • Saturday, April 25 @ 11:00 am - 4:00 pm
  • Free
  • Grades 6-8

Older kids and teens will use printmaking and basic drawing techniques to create their own sketchbooks to take home.


Greater Cincinnati Covington Public Library 502 Scott Blvd.

Produce Pop Up

  • Saturday, April 25 @ 11:00 am - 1:00 pm
  • Free
  • All ages

According to the USDA, half of every meal you eat should be made up of fruits and vegetables. In partnership with Freestore Foodbank and Anthem, Produce Pop Ups bring a variety of fresh fruits and vegetables to the community for FREE. Participants will receive free produce, examples recipes, and healthy cooking tips.


Greater Cincinnati Covington Partners 257 W Pike Street

Make & Take Seeds

  • Saturday, April 25 @ 11:00 am - 1:00 pm
  • Free
  • All ages

Make your own plant starters with seeds, soil, and planters to take home. Come get your hands dirty and learn how to grow your own herbs, produce, and more!


Greater Cincinnati Covington Partners 257 W Pike Street

Junk Weaving

  • Saturday, April 25 @ 11:00 am - 4:00 pm
  • Free
  • All ages

Join The Carnegie in creating a beautiful Junk Weaving from discarded and found objects. Participants of all ages are encouraged to collaborate in this collective work of art. Add your pieces. Share your wishes. Watch how a community can turn trash into a wish for the future.


Greater Cincinnati outside Covington public library 502 Scott Blvd.

Make Newspaper Derby Hats

  • Saturday, April 25 @ 11:00 am - 1:00 pm
  • Free
  • Grades 3-5

Create a beautiful hat out of painted newspaper, paper flowers, ribbon, and other reclaimed and recycled materials. Then you can model it at our fasion show (at 1:30 the same day) and keep it to wear for the Derby!


Greater Cincinnati Covington Public Library 502 Scott Blvd.

Spin to win: fresh fruits and veggies

  • Saturday, April 25 @ 11:00 am - 4:00 pm
  • Free
  • All ages

Spin our giant “salad spinner” to select a country. Find that country on a map and win a piece of fruit or veggie that comes from that country! It’s a delicious way to learn where in the world our food originated.


Greater Cincinnati Covington Public Library 502 Scott Blvd.

Screen Printing Tshirts

  • Saturday, April 25 @ 11:00 am - 1:30 pm
  • Free
  • Grades 6-8

Learn how to screen print your own T-shirt! Choose your favorite design and use pre-made screens, ink and squeegees to create a one-of-a-kind T-shirt. We will heat set the designs while you wait, so you can take them home and they will be washing machine safe. You can also model your new T-shirt on the runway at our 1:30 pm Makers’ Fashion Show.


Greater Cincinnati Covington Public Library 502 Scott Blvd.

Picture This!

  • Saturday, April 25 @ 11:00 am - 3:00 pm
  • Free
  • Grades 3-5

Clear off the mantle, because this one’s gonna be a keeper! Create your own super cool photograph using just three ingredients…Ultraviolet sensitive paper, found objects, and the sun! The photogram (cyanotype), when exposed to a few minutes of sunlight, turns this unique paper to a beautiful cobalt blue color. Use i.imagine’s found objects or bring your own, to create our very own photogram!


Greater Cincinnati Gateway Community and Technical College 516 Madison Ave

Gateway College 101

  • Saturday, April 25 @ 11:00 am - 2:00 pm
  • Free
  • Grades 9-12

Learn about the programs, admission process, services, etc. at Gateway Community and Technical College and learn about the benefits of a Community and Technical College.


Greater Cincinnati Gateway Community and Technical College 516 Madison Ave

Wellness tests and demos

  • Saturday, April 25 @ 11:00 am - 4:00 pm
  • Free
  • All ages

Come receive free blood pressure screenings and health-related information. Experience a hands-on laparoscopic demo! Free giveaways.


Greater Cincinnati Gateway Community and Technical College 516 Madison Ave

I can Help the Earth

  • Saturday, April 25 @ 11:00 am - 1:00 pm
  • Free
  • Grades 3-5

To celebrate Earth Day, join in a variety of activities for K-5 kids. To show you care for the planet, you can create a picture of the Earth cradled in your hands, paint rocks to decorate gardens, make a leaf rubbing, and even plant your very own tree seed!


Greater Cincinnati Gateway Community and Technical College 516 Madison Ave

Outdoor Cooking with Cook Wild Kentucky

  • Saturday, April 25 @ 11:00 am - 12:00 pm
  • Free
  • All ages

Cook Wild Kentucky is a new project from Kentucky Cooperative Extension. Healthy recipes are available featuring venison, rabbit, fish, frog legs, and more. At this event, learn techniques for cooking meals over a Swedish Fire Torch or in a cast iron pot with legs. These cast iron pots are called “spiders” even though they only have 3 legs. All ages are welcome to attend. Children must be supervised by an adult. Sample several Cook Wild Kentucky Recipes. Feel free to…


East KY Robinson Forest 617 Clemons Fork Rd

Science Rocks!

  • Saturday, April 25 @ 11:00 am - 1:00 pm
  • Free
  • Grades 6-8

Perform fun science experiments like: making static electricity using balloons, making bouncy balls and elephant toothpaste! Hands-on science activities are sure to promote, not only a love for science, but also a love of learning.


Greater Cincinnati Gateway Community and Technical College 516 Madison Ave

Family STEAM Fair

  • Saturday, April 25 @ 11:00 am - 1:00 pm
  • Free
  • All ages

Knox Promise Neighborhood-Berea College Partners for Education has partnered with the Corbin Public Library to host a community Family STEAM Fair. There will be activities for all ages at different stations throughout the event space. Foster your love for lifelong learning through entertaining and interactive activities that are centered around Science, Technology, Engineering, Arts, and Mathematics.


East KY Corbin Public Library 215 Roy Kidd Avenue

Clappy Bird Game

  • Saturday, April 25 @ 11:00 am - 4:00 pm
  • Free
  • All ages

Play a new interactive video game that has a direct response to motion or sound. This was created by a Gateway CIT student and featured in BLINK!


Greater Cincinnati Gateway Community and Technical College 516 Madison Ave

Outdoor fun

  • Saturday, April 25 @ 11:00 am - 4:00 pm
  • Free
  • All ages

Lots of outdoor family fun: we will have scooter races…with plungers! Play pingpong using paper plates and balloons. These fun activities will show you how to make inexpensive games at home. These games promote movement, problem solving skill and innovation, social skills and family togetherness.


Greater Cincinnati Covington Public Library 502 Scott Blvd.

Hoyle Kids Play Space

  • Saturday, April 25 @ 11:00 am - 4:00 pm
  • Free
  • K-2

Hoyle kids’ games are built to provide fun ways for children to develop valuable life skills that will help them succeed in the classroom and beyond. We offer 13 games made for ages 3+ that develop Pre-K Math skills and Social & Emotional Learning abilities like empathy, teamwork, decision-making, and self-control. These card games, made by US Playing Card Company in Erlanger, KY aren’t the only way to have fun! We’ll also have game spaces to play classic Bicycle Playing…

Let’s have fun reading together

  • Saturday, April 25 @ 11:00 am - 2:00 pm
  • Free
  • K-2

Delta Kappa Gamma Society educators will help parents and children assemble a special book that they can take home. The children will be able to choose whether the book will be about animals or colors. Special colored markers, fun stickers, magazine clippings with animal images and glue will be provided for the children and parents. Having fun making the books will encourage the children to have fun learning while reading.


Greater Cincinnati Covington Public Library 502 Scott Blvd.

Fire Safety House

  • Saturday, April 25 @ 11:00 am - 4:00 pm
  • Free
  • All ages

The Covington Fire Department invites you to learn about fire safety by visiting their mobile fire safety house. Children will learn techniques to handle fire emergencies, including making a 911 call, putting out a grease fire and getting out of a smokey room.


Greater Cincinnati Covington Public Library 502 Scott Blvd.

Touch & Visit a Bookmobile

  • Saturday, April 25 @ 11:00 am - 4:00 pm
  • Free
  • Grades 6-8

Ever wanted to see the Kenton County Public Library’s bookmobile? Now is your chance! Stop in to see what the inside looks like in this riff on touch-a-truck events.

Augmented Reality Puzzle

  • Saturday, April 25 @ 11:00 am - 2:00 pm
  • Free
  • Grades 9-12

Using iPads loaded with an augmented reality app, individuals will scan their environment for clues to help solve a puzzle.

Skool Aid’s Super Games

  • Saturday, April 25 @ 11:00 am - 4:00 pm
  • Free
  • All ages

Skool Aid will be providing fun and exciting competitions to parents and kids in order for them to potentially win a prize. This program will be packed with fun and the Skool Aid spirit to motivate families to be creative and competitive. We specialize in game making and hoopla having by doing games such as castle building, paper airplane contests, and even hot wheel contests! Come visit Skool Aid if you are ready to have a blast!

Learn how your senses can be tricked in the Sensory Fun House

  • Saturday, April 25 @ 11:00 am - 4:00 pm
  • Free
  • All ages

What does it mean to experience the world around us? We tend to think our experience is a unified whole – and that is right! – but what makes up that unified whole? Learn About Psychology at the GCTC Fun House will help learners understand the elements that make up perception through participant-centered activities. You’ll have “fun” while learning about our senses and the tricks they play on us!


Greater Cincinnati Gateway Community and Technical College 516 Madison Ave

Outdoor Fun

  • Saturday, April 25 @ 11:00 am - 4:00 pm
  • Free
  • All ages

Enjoy bowling with your family using a beach ball and 2 liter bottles. This game will promote movement, problem solving skills, social skills and family engagement. We can’t wait to see you!


Greater Cincinnati John G. Carlisle Elementary School 910 Holman St.

Necklace Making

  • Saturday, April 25 @ 11:00 am - 4:00 pm
  • Free
  • All ages

Come join the fun and make colorful necklaces and bracelets. Let’s see your creativity! This activity will promote creativity, problem-solving skills and family engagement.


Greater Cincinnati Gateway Community and Technical College 516 Madison Ave

Make a Scarf From a Tshirt

  • Saturday, April 25 @ 11:00 am - 4:00 pm
  • Free
  • All ages

Kids of all ages will be designing scarves from old shirts. Learn how to upcycle and repurpose an old shirt into a cool new fashion accessory. Then model your scarf in the Kid Makers Fashion Show at 1:30!


Greater Cincinnati Covington Public Library 502 Scott Blvd.

“I Count!” Raising Your Voice in the 2020 Census

  • Saturday, April 25 @ 11:00 am - 4:00 pm
  • Free
  • All ages

The U.S. Census counts EVERYONE–including children and young adults. The Census determines not only representation in U.S. Congress, but also how over $675B in federal monies are sent to states each year. Many of these dollars impact children–through funding to health clinics, schools and community centers. By exploring data (including information from the 1790 Census) kids will learn more about what the Census means to our country–and how it reveals our ever-changing diverse identity as a nation.


Greater Cincinnati Covington Public Library 502 Scott Blvd.

Shadow Play

  • Saturday, April 25 @ 11:00 am - 4:00 pm
  • Free
  • All ages

Explore multiple materials and light sources to play with shadows. Use puppets, body mime, flashlights, and projectors to create your own show.


Greater Cincinnati Gateway Community and Technical College 516 Madison Ave

LiveWell and Tobacco Free!

  • Saturday, April 25 @ 11:00 am - 4:00 pm
  • Free
  • All ages

Join us to learn more about e-cigarette prevention and physical activity education, We will work as a group to share what we know and what we’d like to learn. Finally, we will make beautiful art while getting in shape!

Spin Art Bike

  • Saturday, April 25 @ 11:00 am - 4:00 pm
  • Free
  • All ages

Each artist will pick 3 colors. They will begin to pedal the bike slowly and steadily up to speed. No need to sprint! You’ll have a chance to ring the bell. As you pedal the drum will begin to spin and the paint colors will be squeezed from above to create a masterpiece. Each artist will have 2-3 minutes to create their very own artwork. Your Spin Art will be hung to dry until ready to take home.


Greater Cincinnati Kick Off Event Spin Art Bike 502 Scott Blvd.

Artist Trading Cards

  • Saturday, April 25 @ 11:00 am - 4:00 pm
  • Free
  • Grades 6-8

You will be designing artist trading cards (ATC’s) to trade with your friends. Instead of collecting baseball cards, artists collect and trade ATC’s.  You will be drawing, cutting and pasting to create your very own unique card.


Greater Cincinnati Covington Public Library 502 Scott Blvd.

Wheatpaste Poster Making Workshop

  • Saturday, April 25 @ 11:00 am - 12:30 pm
  • Free
  • All ages

The ArtReach GW Community Gallery is hosting the exhibition Siempre Aqui by Creating Casa, a Latinx curatorial collective based in Washington, DC. Siempre Aqui maps the memories of Lantinxs in the Washington Metropolitan Area by digitally collecting selections from local Lantinxs; these are personal photo archives that document their everyday life in the area through the decades. Visitors will tour the exhibition led by the artists and participate in a hands-on workshop alongside the artists in the ArtReach GW studio.


DC-MD-VA ArtReach GW 1901 Mississippi Ave SE

Story Time

  • Saturday, April 25 @ 11:00 am - 11:30 am
    |Recurring Event (See all)
    Thursdays and Fridays at 11:00 am and Saturdays at 11:00 am and 1:30 pm
  • Free
  • Grades 3-5

Museum staff and volunteers read stories about famous aviators, hot-air balloon flights, trips to Mars, characters visible in the night sky, or creatures that have their own wings. Each session includes one story and a hands-on activity. Groups larger than 10 are encouraged to reserve a story time in advance.


DC-MD-VA National Air and Space Museum 655 Jefferson Drive, SW

Basketball Fun

  • Saturday, April 25 @ 11:00 am - 1:00 pm
  • Free
  • Grades 3-5

The Leave Your Mark Foudation and HoopNerdz will be on sight to help mentor the students about the game of life! They will discuss the importance of being a good student on and off the court. They will interact with the students by playing a basketball game called Around the World. The students will have to answer a specific question about somewhere and if they get the question correct the get to shoot the ball. If they get all three…


Greater Cincinnati John G. Carlisle Elementary School 910 Holman St.

Washington International School Spring Bazaar

  • Saturday, April 25 @ 11:30 am - 3:30 pm
  • $10
  • All ages

The 2020 WIS Spring Bazaar will take place on Saturday, April 25, from 11:30 AM to 3:30 PM, on the Tregaron Campus (3100 Macomb Street NW, Washington, DC 20008) EAT! PLAY! SHOP! FOOD—Visit the Americas, Africa, Asia, and Europe all in one afternoon at the International Food Court! Also available are delicious cakes, pies, cookies, and other tasty treats, or come for a fine cup of tea or pint of beer (adults only). GAMES and ACTIVITIES—moon bounce, carnival games, henna, face…

Chicka Chicka Boom Boom Interactive Drumming

  • Saturday, April 25 @ 11:30 am - 12:30 pm
  • Free
  • All ages

What do pickle buckets, fractions, auto parts, Italian terminology, fruit salad, density, listening skills, and tin cans have in common? They’re all essential elements of Chicka Chicka Boom Boom! Stan Ginn weaves these elements together in the process of teaching groups of youngsters to play polyrhythmic musical compositions on ordinary objects. Watching someone play music can be a lot of fun, but it’s nothing compared to playing the music yourself. That’s why the main goal of any Chicka Chicka Boom…


Greater Cincinnati Covington Public Library 502 Scott Blvd.

STEAM Powered Families

  • Saturday, April 25 @ 12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
  • Free
  • All ages

Harrison County Schools will host a STEAM Powered Family Day. During this event, parents and children will engage in hands-on activities that will make learning come alive. STEAM Powered Family Day will include rotating stations and hands-on learning for children. This event will bring children and families together to develop a new perspective for learning. Families will be invited to participate in activities from the following categories maker space, technology, engineering, and the arts.


Pop-Up Events Meadowbrook Mall 2399 Meadowbrook Road

DIY Bubble Wands

  • Saturday, April 25 @ 12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
  • Free
  • All ages

Using pipe cleaners and beads, families will craft their very own, one-of-a-kind bubble wands. Bubble solution will be available to test out the handcrafted creations along with a recipe card that families can take home to enjoy more bubbles throughout the warmer months!


Greater Cincinnati Covington Public Library 502 Scott Blvd.

Chippie’s Sensational Science Lab: On Tour!

  • Saturday, April 25 @ 12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
  • Free
  • All ages

Chippie, Behringer-Crawford Museum’s scientific chipmunk, introduces science to children in kindergarten through grade eight through Chippie’s Sensational Science Lab: On Tour! by incorporating S.T.E.A.M. elements and age-appropriate activities. Each of our not-so-mad scientific experiments, using everyday materials, are quick and fun for all ages. Instructions will be provided so that you can recreate mind-boggling experiments at home and teach others about the amazing world around us!


Greater Cincinnati Covington Public Library 502 Scott Blvd.

Salad Days

  • Saturday, April 25 @ 12:00 pm - 1:30 pm
  • Free
  • All ages

Help us get our library garden ready! We’ll do a simple garden-related activity and eat a nutritious snack.


Greater Cincinnati Kenton County Public Library – William E. Durr Branch 1992 Walton-Nicholson Pike

Family STEM Day

  • Saturday, April 25 @ 1:00 pm - 5:00 pm
  • Free
  • All ages

Families are invited to come and learn all about Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics with us. We will have lots of cool experiments set up, some super neat make-and-take opportunities, some awesome door prizes to give away, and more!

Davey Doodle & the Red Hots at Kids in the Rotunda

  • Saturday, April 25 @ 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm
    |Recurring Event (See all)
    April 25th at 9:30 AM, 11 AM and 1 PM.
  • Free
  • K-2

Davey Doodle and the Red Hots will get your toes tapping and bodies moving to their own unique interactive family fun music. Real life characters will come to life with songs about his dog Truffle Doodle, A little monkey named Zachary, and a stuffed brown bear named BB. They will also perform new classics for parties and holidays with the Happy Happy Birthday song and a father’s day song. Other interactive adventures will take you on musical journeys throughout the…


Badgerland (South Wisconsin) Overture Center for the Arts 201 State Street

Fiber Arts Felting Fun

  • Saturday, April 25 @ 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
    |Recurring Event (See all)
    This is a two session event. Participants should plan to attend both Saturday and Sunday.
  • Free
  • Grades 3-5

This class is led by an experienced after-school fiber arts instructor Martha Thompson from Lexington. Various samples of wool projects will increase your knowledge of working with wool as an art medium. This is the first in a two day series of classes that work with wool in dry and wet felting. Plan to attend both sessions.


East KY Cannon Lake Getaway 546 Valentine Branch Rd

Become a Star- Discover your talent within!

  • Saturday, April 25 @ 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm
  • Free
  • Grades 9-12

Become a Star-Discover the talent within! is intended to teach participants ages seven to eighteen to use their talents to become a star. Students will use theatre acting skills, singing, and dance to discover their talents. Each student will be given individual notes on the skills level. Participants will also learn self-esteem, team building skills, and be able to audition at any theatrical show after the workshop with confidence.


East KY The Historic SIPP Theatre 336 Main Street

Artists in the Woods

  • Saturday, April 25 @ 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
    |Recurring Event (See all)
    Saturday April 25th from 1:00pm-3:00pm at the Robinson Forest and Thursday April 30th from 4:00pm to 6:00pm at the Robinson Center for Appalachian Resources and Sustainability Auditorium
  • Free
  • All ages

Since the beginning of culture, nature has served as a prime source of scientific exploration and artistic inspiration. Join us for a nature walk right here in Breathitt County to learn about the plants and animals that surround us as well as the world of art and poetry expression of our beautiful outdoor environment! You will partake in creating your very own drawing or poem of your experience during our nature walk. All results from participants will be compiled into…


East KY Robinson Forest 617 Clemons Fork Rd

Doctor For a Day

  • Saturday, April 25 @ 1:00 pm - 3:30 pm
  • Free
  • Grades 3-5

Here at The Institute for Health Innovation at Northern Kentucky University, we strive to foster an interest in health and science careers through exposure at a young age. With state of the art facilities, the Health Innovation Center is the perfect place for an engaging, hands-on experience in the field of healthcare and science. For Remake Learning Days 2020, we have created a day where students can try out multiple stations to get an imaginative look at human anatomy and…


Greater Cincinnati Northern Kentucky University Health Innovation Center 100 Nunn Drive, Suite 225

Weekend Wonders: Web Building Challenge

  • Saturday, April 25 @ 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
  • Free
  • Grades 6-8

Channel Your Inner Artist and Scientist! On the first and third Saturdays of every month, we rotate a set of crafts that promote self-expression, creative learning, and artistic skill development. We will be painting, sculpting, creating paper crafts, and more! On the second and fourth Saturdays, we focus on physics by experimenting with light, gravity, density and other forces. Any fifth Saturdays, we will collaborate in art and science activities.


Badgerland (South Wisconsin) Madison Children’s Museum 100 Hamilton Street

Make a Short Film (2-Day Workshop)

  • Saturday, April 25 @ 1:00 pm - 6:00 pm
  • Free
  • Grades 9-12

Ever wanted to know what goes into making a film? Join us for this interactive two-day intensive workshop as you learn how to write a script, film a scene, and edit on Premiere Pro, a software used in the film industry. Short films can be uploaded to YouTube with parental permission for your use. On the first day you will be asked to pitch ideas to the group and on the second day you will film and edit it together.…


Greater Cincinnati Light of the World Church 1116 Lincoln Ave.

3D Collaborative Painting Project

  • Saturday, April 25 @ 1:00 pm - 2:30 pm
  • Free
  • Grades 9-12

The Kenton County Public Library will have a pre-assembled and primed 3-dimensional Remake Learning Days logo ready for you to paint. Grab a paint brush and add the colors of the logo!

Kid Makers Fashion Show

  • Saturday, April 25 @ 1:30 pm - 2:00 pm
  • Free
  • All ages

Model your new fashion-forward, green garments made at the Kickoff Event for your family and friends at our Kid Makers Fashion Show! Other makers and aspiring fashion designers will join you to showcase their own creations.


Greater Cincinnati Covington Public Library 502 Scott Blvd.

Dinosaur Day

  • Saturday, April 25 @ 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
  • Free
  • K-2

Make Play Doh dinos, build a dinosaur marionette puppet, play Tricera-toss, inspect dinosaur tracks, dig for dinosaur bones, and hatch a fizzy dinosaur egg at the Lee Avenue Branch on Saturday, April 25 at 2:00!

Palooza in the Library

  • Saturday, April 25 @ 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
  • Free
  • All ages

Palooza in the Library will showcase musically talented youngsters and highlight opportunities for musical training for young people in the community. The Peraza Music Workshop, the Corryville Suzuki Project and members of Cincinnati Young Artists/Starling Chamber Orchestra will be performing. A highlight will be the Xavier University NTMA Collegiate Chapter Boomwhackers performing the world premiere of a new composition for piano and boomwhackers, “Carousel,” by Regina Rancourt. In case you don’t know, a boomwhacker is a lightweight, hollow, color-coded, plastic…

Earth Day Celebration

  • Saturday, April 25 @ 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
  • Free
  • All ages

Learn fun facts about Wisconsin Senator Gaylord Nelson’s part in founding this special day during a presentation, then celebrate Earth Day’s 50th anniversary with some “green” activities. Hosted by Beloit Public Library and presented by Welty Environmental Center.


Badgerland (South Wisconsin) Beloit Public Library 605 Eclipse Boulevard

First aid and CPR overview (non-certification)

  • Saturday, April 25 @ 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
  • Free
  • Grades 9-12

In this non-certification class, you will learn basic first aid and an introduction to CPR, so you will be ready in case of an emergency. The Covington Fire Department educators welcome 20 people for this class, ages 13 and up.


Greater Cincinnati Covington Public Library 502 Scott Blvd.

OKI LUG Juniors LEGO Club

  • Saturday, April 25 @ 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
  • Free
  • Grades 6-8

Kids in grades kindergarten through 7th grade join us on the 4th Saturday of the month for a fun time building with Lego blocks. Students will be working on projects based on grade level in small groups.


Greater Cincinnati Kenton County Public Library – Erlanger Branch 401 Kenton Lands Ln

OKI LUG Juniors LEGO Club

  • Saturday, April 25 @ 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
  • Free
  • Grades 6-8

The Ohio-Kentucky-Indiana Lego Users Group (OKI LUG) meets regularly at the Erlanger Branch Library. Kids in grades kindergarten through 7th grade share their love of Legos while building challenging projects together. Join us on Saturday, April 25 from 2:00-4:00 pm and have some Lego fun!


Greater Cincinnati Kenton County Public Library – Erlanger Branch 401 Kenton Lands Ln

Ice Cream Social

  • Saturday, April 25 @ 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
  • Free
  • All ages

Reward yourself for doing at least 4 activities at the Kickoff Celebration! Gather with everyone to enjoy an ice cream treat and play in the garden at Baker Hunt. Ice cream is free when you turn in your BINGO card that shows you got a full row of stamps for participation.


Greater Cincinnati Baker Hunt 620 Greenup Street

Practical, Hands-on Learning Centers

  • Saturday, April 25 @ 3:00 pm - 6:00 pm
  • Free
  • All ages

On April 25 from 3-6 pm, St. Vincent Mission Staff plan to give students hands-on learning experiences in the areas of creating, making, and science. The sessions will last 1.5 hours, so students will get to pick two different sessions to attend. Mike, our home repair manager, will be guiding students in the art of woodworking. The students will be creating benches that will be displayed around the mission. Jennifer, the emergency assistance director, will be showing students how to…


East KY St. Vincent Mission, Inc. 6369 Hwy. 404

Moonshot Studio Drop-In

  • Sunday, April 26 @ 10:00 am - Sunday, May 17 @ 4:00 pm
    |Recurring Event (See all)

    An event every week that begins at 10:00 am on Sunday and Saturday, repeating until Saturday, May 16, 2020

  • Free
  • All ages

The Moonshot Studio is a creative space where people of all ages can explore their artistry through hands-on activities and learn something new. Visitors to the space can dive into processes happening backstage, try on art forms featured on-stage, and celebrate President Kennedy’s ideals while reflecting on their own–all in an environment that lets participants go at their own pace with the support of talented Resident Artists to ensure that everyone’s experience is uniquely and truly their own. The lineup…

“Light it Up” @KID Museum, Bethesda

  • Sunday, April 26 @ 10:00 am - 5:00 pm
  • $12
  • Grades 3-5

Bring some light into your life at KID Museum! Today’s program features a variety of maker crafts and activities focused on circuits, electricity and light. Featuring activities for the entire family, ages 4+. Open Explore: No registration required, drop in anytime between 10am – 5pm and stay as long as you like. Admission: $12/child (includes two adults). Workshops are offered for K-2nd graders, 3rd-5th graders, and 6th-8th graders for an additional fee, advance registration required. See website for details.


DC-MD-VA KID Museum 6400 Democracy Blvd

Spring Community Faire

  • Sunday, April 26 @ 11:00 am - 3:00 pm
  • Free
  • All ages

Join Shady Side Academy at our Senior School Campus in Fox Chapel as we host our first Spring Community Faire. The day will be filled with food trucks, local artisans, interactive STEAM-based activities, a Virtual Reality Arena, a cardboard pit and a themed miniature golf course created by students and faculty. The event is open to everyone, rain or shine!


Pop-Up Events Shady Side Academy. Senior School 423 Fox Chapel Rd

Westside Spring Celebration

  • Sunday, April 26 @ 12:00 pm - 6:00 pm
  • Free
  • All ages

The Westside Spring Celebration is Covington’s most fun day of the season, celebrating our community through art, kids events, music and food. Enjoy everything Covington has to offer: delicious food, local craft beer, talented musicians, creativity and more.  There will be something fun for everyone, including plenty of kids activities to tap into their creative side and learn about urban ecology. We kick off 12pm at the Hellmann Creative Center (321 W. MLK Blvd, Covington, KY). Visit our facebook page…


Greater Cincinnati Hellmann Creative Center 321 W. MLK Blvd

Stem Sundays in the WondeRoom

  • Sunday, April 26 @ 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm
  • Free
  • Grades 6-8

NEW! STEM workshops on the fourth Sunday of each month. Local 4-H members will lead fun, age-appropriate, hands-on activities for children in grades 3-6 to expand their knowledge and inspire curiosity in science. STEM Sundays are free but spaces are limited. Registration is required.


DC-MD-VA Sandy Spring Museum 17901 Bentley Rd

Fiber Arts Felting Fun

  • Sunday, April 26 @ 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
    |Recurring Event (See all)
    This is a two session event. Participants should plan to attend both Saturday and Sunday.
  • Free
  • Grades 3-5

This class is led by an experienced after-school fiber arts instructor Martha Thompson from Lexington. Various samples of wool projects will increase your knowledge of working with wool as an art medium. This is the first in a two day series of classes that work with wool in dry and wet felting. Plan to attend both sessions.


East KY Cannon Lake Getaway 546 Valentine Branch Rd

Learn to Play Family Board Games

  • Sunday, April 26 @ 1:00 pm - 5:00 pm
  • Free
  • All ages

Move beyond Monopoly to the exciting world of modern board games. Try out popular games that are surprisingly educational. Family game night is a tradition for a reason – it’s a fun way to gather everyone together! There are more games now than ever before. If you’ve given up on Monopoly or tired of playing Uno for the 100th time, join us for an exploration of the newest games that explore new themes and encourage creativity. And these games are…


Greater Cincinnati Woodburn Games 2803 Woodburn Ave.

Adventures In 3D Printing For Teens

  • Sunday, April 26 @ 1:30 pm - 2:30 pm
  • Free
  • Grades 6-8

Interested in 3D printing? Come to the Kunkel Creation Station and learn all about putting an idea on paper, turning it into a 3D model using TinkerCAD, and then bring it to life with our Robo C2 3D printer! Beginners and experts both welcome! For teens ages 12 – 18, no registration needed.


Central PA Cleve J. Fredricksen Library 100 N. 19th Street

Pikeville Elementary Art Show

  • Sunday, April 26 @ 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
  • Free
  • All ages

The students of Pikeville Elementary School will be sharing their favorite artistic creations from the year. Including paintings, augmented reality enhancements, and other creations.


East KY Pikeville Elementary School 105 Bailey Blvd

Discovery Building Town Center Experiences

  • Monday, April 27 @ 7:00 am - 10:00 pm
    |Recurring Event (See all)
    From April 23 until April 30, (M-F) from 7am-10pm, Sat 9am-10pm; Closed Sundays.
  • Free
  • All ages

From a dinosaur-era garden to motion-sensing walls, hands-on exhibits, two restaurants and teaching laboratories—the Town Center welcomes campus and the community. The Discovery Building is dedicated to helping the University of Wisconsin–Madison campus and the community explore new ways to conduct and share research and creative ideas.


Badgerland (South Wisconsin) Discovery Building 330 N. Orchard St.

STEAM and ART Integration Showcase

  • Monday, April 27 @ 8:00 am - Friday, May 1 @ 3:00 pm
  • Free
  • All ages

Students will work over the next couple months on STEAM based art and building projects with their makerspace resources.  An exhibit will be on display during Honors Day for parents and families to see. We will design and build with the 3-d printer and include all ages in the school for a variety of projects. I will take pictures of them working on the art samples and building things like Lego models, so the parents can see their child is…


East KY Viper Elementary School 20 Eddington Ln

Care at the Core: Caregiving and the Future

  • Monday, April 27 @ 10:00 am - 11:30 am
  • Free
  • All ages

Caregivers are critical to the flourishing of young children and families. However, caregiving is heavily undervalued and often invisible. This workshop will engage participants in The Care Game, an interactive experience that provides players a deeper understanding of the needs of various stakeholders. Through play and discussion, attendees will examine their assumptions about caregiving and consider how to equitably and humanely meet emerging care needs of the future.


Greater Cincinnati KnowledgeWorks 1 West 4th Street, Ste 200

Music and Movement Story Time

  • Monday, April 27 @ 10:00 am - 11:00 am
  • Free
  • Pre-K

Kids and their adults love Music and Movement Story Time, held every Monday morning at Beloit Public Library! They have so much fun singing, dancing, hearing stories, and doing yoga, that they don’t even know they’re learning. This program is best suited for children ages 2-6; siblings are always welcome.


Badgerland (South Wisconsin) Beloit Public Library 605 Eclipse Boulevard

Imagine! Play! Learn!

  • Monday, April 27 @ 10:00 am - 8:00 pm
  • Free
  • All ages

Stop out to the William E. Durr Library in Independence to ignite your imagination through pretend play.


Greater Cincinnati Kenton County Public Library – William E. Durr Branch 1992 Walton-Nicholson Pike

Preschool Art Class with Amy Mietzel – Animal Art

  • Monday, April 27 @ 10:30 am - 11:15 am
  • Free
  • Pre-K

Experiment with paper, pipe cleaners, puff balls, markers, glue sticks, and more as we share a story and create art with local artist Amy Mietzel. Smocks or “messy” clothes recommended. For preschoolers ages 3-5. The book for this class will be One Word from Sophia by J Averback, and we will make animal art using paper tubes.


Badgerland (South Wisconsin) Lakeview Library 2845 N Sherman Ave

Story Time

  • Monday, April 27 @ 11:00 am - 11:30 am
    |Recurring Event (See all)
    Every Weekday
  • Free
  • Grades 3-5

Museum staff and volunteers read stories about famous aviators, hot-air balloon flights, trips to Mars, characters visible in the night sky, or creatures that have their own wings. Each session includes one story and a hands-on activity. Groups larger than 10 are encouraged to reserve a story time in advance.


DC-MD-VA National Air and Space Museum, Steven F Udvar-Hazy Center 14390 Air and Space Museum Parkway

Story Time

  • Monday, April 27 @ 11:30 am - 12:00 pm
    |Recurring Event (See all)
    Every Weekday
  • Free
  • Grades 3-5

Museum staff and volunteers read stories about famous aviators, hot-air balloon flights, trips to Mars, characters visible in the night sky, or creatures that have their own wings. Each session includes one story and a hands-on activity. Groups larger than 10 are encouraged to reserve a story time in advance.


DC-MD-VA National Air and Space Museum, Steven F Udvar-Hazy Center 14390 Air and Space Museum Parkway

Entrepreneur Fest

  • Monday, April 27 @ 3:00 pm - 6:00 pm
    |Recurring Event (See all)

    An event every day that begins at 3:00 pm, repeating until Friday, May 1, 2020

  • Free
  • Grades 6-8

Students will take part in a week of learning activities that will teach them necessary skills for becoming an entrepreneur, including business planning, marketing, public speaking and budgeting. They will take an idea and work with their teams to produce a product line, which they will sell at an entrepreneur fair that will be open to the public on Friday May 1.

Sewing with Kids

  • Monday, April 27 @ 3:00 pm - 4:30 pm
  • Free
  • All ages

Learn a new skill, have fun, and sew a unique creation with our special guest, Elizabeth White! Participants will hand sew with yarn, yarn needles and old sweaters. All of the materials will be provided. No registration required.


Badgerland (South Wisconsin) Lakeview Library 2845 N Sherman Ave

Science Club

  • Monday, April 27 @ 3:00 pm - 5:00 pm
  • Free
  • Grades 9-12

Join us for this new monthly club focused on the fun of science, technology, engineering, and math! This program is geared toward kids in grades 3 and up.


Badgerland (South Wisconsin) Beloit Public Library 605 Eclipse Boulevard

Science Buddies

  • Monday, April 27 @ 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm
  • Free
  • Grades 3-5

Would your child like to learn fizz, boom, bang science with an enthusiastic teen volunteer? Our Teen Science Buddies are ready to share their love of the scientific method with your child after school. Buddies will be paired and meet every other week to conduct fun, child-friendly science experiments together in an encouraging environment. No registration required. This event takes place in the Children’s Library, on the first floor of the North Building.

All Things STEAM

  • Monday, April 27 @ 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm
  • Free
  • Grades 3-5

Children ages 5-12 are invited to have fun conducting science experiments, and completing quick technology, engineering and math activities. No registration required. Meets monthly.

CREATION EXPLORATION!

  • Monday, April 27 @ 5:00 pm - 7:00 pm
  • Free
  • All ages

Students will travel back in time to the beginning as we know it! We will discover how our earth, sun, moon, and stars were formed. We will explore the beginning of plants, animals, and even human beings. Families can participate together in these presentations, experiments, and crafts. There will be a meal provided. Event and meal are both completely FREE. We hope to see you & your family there!


East KY Dixie Housing Complex 387 S Roberts Dr

Live at Clinton – SCC Family Fun Night/Earth Day

  • Monday, April 27 @ 5:00 pm - 7:00 pm
  • Free
  • All ages

Somerset Community College – Clinton Center is sponsoring a FREE Family Fun Night. This night of educational activities will be held on Monday, April 27, 2020 from 5:00 PM to 7:00 PM CST at Somerset Community College – Clinton Center located at 1273 KY Highway 90 West in Albany, KY 42602. Some of the events planned for this exciting and memorable event will include face-painting with lots of hands-on learning activities involving nature, sustainability, agriculture, and much more! This will…

Open Shop Nights

  • Monday, April 27 @ 7:00 pm - 10:00 pm
    |Recurring Event (See all)

    One event on Monday, April 27, 2020 at 7:00 pm

  • Free
  • All ages

Every Monday (6-8pm) and Friday night (7-10pm), The Bodgery makerspace is open to the public for tours of the enormous new shop, for guest tool use, and socializing. (Remember, in order to use most power tools you’ll need to be checked off on them first, so build that process into your schedule.)  $Free


Badgerland (South Wisconsin) The Bodgery makerspace 740 Oscar Avenue

Discovery Building Town Center Experiences

  • Tuesday, April 28 @ 7:00 am - 10:00 pm
    |Recurring Event (See all)
    From April 23 until April 30, (M-F) from 7am-10pm, Sat 9am-10pm; Closed Sundays.
  • Free
  • All ages

From a dinosaur-era garden to motion-sensing walls, hands-on exhibits, two restaurants and teaching laboratories—the Town Center welcomes campus and the community. The Discovery Building is dedicated to helping the University of Wisconsin–Madison campus and the community explore new ways to conduct and share research and creative ideas.


Badgerland (South Wisconsin) Discovery Building 330 N. Orchard St.

Remake Learning Bus Tour

  • Tuesday, April 28 @ 8:00 am - 4:00 pm
  • Free
  • All ages

As part of the Remake Learning days, Hamilton County ESC is hosting a bus tour to take you around the city. Get a first hand view of what is going on in some of the more innovative schools in our region! We are encouraging parents, business members, school employees, and students to get on the bus with us! The itinerary for the day is as follows: Meet at Mason Crossroads by 8:00 am, First stop: Sycamore Synnovation Lab Second stop:…


Greater Cincinnati Mason Crossroads 990 Reading Road

What’s the Buzz About Agriculture?

  • Tuesday, April 28 @ 9:30 am - 12:00 pm
  • Free
  • All ages

Participants will learn about different aspects about Honey Bees and how it relates to Agriculture from field to table. Youth and adults will be will have lessons about honey bees and other pollinators, Participants will be introduced to the bee colony, basics of production and how it relates to the food we eat. Participants will get to do hands on activities such as make their own bee’s wax candle to take home and make honey raisin brand muffins; along with…


East KY Floyd County Extension Service 3490 Ky Rt. 321

Playdough Party

  • Tuesday, April 28 @ 10:00 am - 11:00 am
  • Free
  • Grades 3-5

Join us in the Art Studio Classroom for a play clay party! We’ll have all sorts of colorful dough, tools, and cookie cutters for all-ages sensory playtime. This is a time to use your imagination and we can’t wait to see the creative crafts our visitors invent!


Badgerland (South Wisconsin) Madison Children’s Museum 100 Hamilton Street

Global Spotlight

  • Tuesday, April 28 @ 10:00 am - 4:00 pm
  • Free
  • All ages

Students will have the opportunity to “travel” to 3-5 unique regions of the world including, but not limited to: East Africa, Southeast Asia, Eastern Europe, Latin America, and the South Pacific. Students will participate in mini lessons that engage participants in activities to teach them about overseas countries, offering students a chance to experience aspects of daily life in another country, such as: tasting food, sampling art and craft traditions.  Attendees will also learn about important topics like topography, music,…


East KY International Book Project 1440 Delaware Ave.

ABC Playgroup

  • Tuesday, April 28 @ 10:00 am - 11:00 am
  • Free
  • Pre-K

Join us for ABC Playgroup, which meets every Tuesday at Beloit Public Library! It is a fun way for 3- and 4-year-old children to learn early literacy skills through playing, singing, talking, and writing. The curriculum is similar to that used in preschools.


Badgerland (South Wisconsin) Beloit Public Library 605 Eclipse Boulevard

Printing Electronics

  • Tuesday, April 28 @ 10:00 am - 3:00 pm
  • Free
  • All ages

Come see the latest in printing technology plus a live demonstration of printing three musical instruments on paper that actually play music. For ages 15 – 80+. Located in the Graphic Imaging Tech Program’s Room 304.


Greater Cincinnati Cincinnati State 3520 Central Parkway

Brain Builders

  • Tuesday, April 28 @ 11:00 am - 12:00 pm
  • Free
  • K-2

Build your brain! Each week we will engage in an activity that supports various aspects of preschool development and that you can easily replicate at home.


Badgerland (South Wisconsin) Madison Children’s Museum 100 Hamilton Street

Story Time

  • Tuesday, April 28 @ 11:00 am - 11:30 am
    |Recurring Event (See all)
    Every Weekday
  • Free
  • Grades 3-5

Museum staff and volunteers read stories about famous aviators, hot-air balloon flights, trips to Mars, characters visible in the night sky, or creatures that have their own wings. Each session includes one story and a hands-on activity. Groups larger than 10 are encouraged to reserve a story time in advance.


DC-MD-VA National Air and Space Museum, Steven F Udvar-Hazy Center 14390 Air and Space Museum Parkway

Story Time

  • Tuesday, April 28 @ 11:30 am - 12:00 pm
    |Recurring Event (See all)
    Every Weekday
  • Free
  • Grades 3-5

Museum staff and volunteers read stories about famous aviators, hot-air balloon flights, trips to Mars, characters visible in the night sky, or creatures that have their own wings. Each session includes one story and a hands-on activity. Groups larger than 10 are encouraged to reserve a story time in advance.


DC-MD-VA National Air and Space Museum, Steven F Udvar-Hazy Center 14390 Air and Space Museum Parkway

Art for Homeschoolers

  • Tuesday, April 28 @ 12:30 pm - 1:30 pm
  • Free
  • Grades 3-5

Join the Contemporary Arts Center for a special workshop designed specifically for homeschool families. Stop by the library to participate in hands-on art making, learn about contemporary artists and take home an extended learning sheet with tips and resources for building on what you’ve discovered. This program is designed for children ages 6-12 and their parent or caregiver. Space is limited.

Entrepreneur Fest

  • Tuesday, April 28 @ 3:00 pm - 6:00 pm
    |Recurring Event (See all)

    An event every day that begins at 3:00 pm, repeating until Friday, May 1, 2020

  • Free
  • Grades 6-8

Students will take part in a week of learning activities that will teach them necessary skills for becoming an entrepreneur, including business planning, marketing, public speaking and budgeting. They will take an idea and work with their teams to produce a product line, which they will sell at an entrepreneur fair that will be open to the public on Friday May 1.

Blast from the Past Remake Learning Event

  • Tuesday, April 28 @ 3:00 pm - 5:00 pm
  • Free
  • All ages

Come out to the Hazard/Perry County Senior Center and learn about sewing a craft, making a bird house, cooking and planting. Local senior citizens and other community partners will have stations that parents and children can visit and learn. For more information about this event please call KRADD at (606) 436-3158.

Butler Tech Bioscience Center – Re-Make Learning Days

  • Tuesday, April 28 @ 3:00 pm - 7:00 pm
  • Free
  • All ages

The Butler Tech Bioscience Center is a state-of-the-art medical campus for high school juniors and seniors looking to become health professionals. Stop by and see how Butler Tech Bioscience Center is re-making learning with hands-on focus for learning in the health career cluster. Participate in a mini-health clinic run by our students and view some amazing student designed projects that have amazing impact potential! Some hands on experiences available for guests!


Greater Cincinnati Butler Tech Bioscience Center 8450 Capstone Blvd.

Mountain Telephone- “Gettin’ Techy With It!”

  • Tuesday, April 28 @ 3:00 pm - 6:00 pm
  • Free
  • All ages

Mountain Telephone has been in business providing telephone service since 1950, but, “WOW”, how times have changed!! We now provide phone, Internet, TV service and security systems to coop members throughout Elliott, Menifee, Morgan, Wolfe and a portion of Bath Counties! Make plans to come to our Remake Learning Day on April 28th from 3PM – 6PM. We will take you and your parents on a technology tour from experiencing virtual reality to making your own TV clip using a…


East KY Mountain Telephone 425 Main Street

Summer Showcase

  • Tuesday, April 28 @ 4:00 pm - 6:30 pm
  • Free
  • Grades 9-12

Summer is a busy time at the Boys and Girls Club and our intention is to ensure that kids are having FUN while offering academic enrichment opportunities, physical activity, and so much more. Tinkering, art, STEM, healthy living, academic retention, career exploration, coding, and gardening are just some of the programs that members will have access to during Summer 2020. Get a taste of what each of these programs entail by coming to our summer showcase!


Badgerland (South Wisconsin) Stateline Boys & Girls Club 1851 Moore St

Urban Stream Exploration

  • Tuesday, April 28 @ 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm
  • Free
  • All ages

Environmental professionals learn a lot simply looking at a stream. You can too! Join us for a 1-hour stream walk as we do a “stream visual assessment.” Older interested children will use our findings and Ohio EPA methods to evaluate habitat health. Younger children can use all their sense to experience an urban stream environment. The Mill Creek Greenway Trail will have ADA accessible experiences.


Greater Cincinnati Greenway Trailhead at Salway Park 4336 Spring Grove Avenue

Science Club

  • Tuesday, April 28 @ 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm
  • Free
  • Grades 3-5

Science is fun! Join Ms. Kim for simple science experiments. Come prepared to get messy. No registration required.

Cool Science: Paper Factory!

  • Tuesday, April 28 @ 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm
  • Free
  • Grades 3-5

Celebrate Earth Day’s 50th Anniversary by making your own recycled paper! Nearly 20% of the material going into our landfills is paper, making it the largest component of the waste stream. All but 2% of paper is either recyclable or compostable. This program describes the production of paper from its virgin state and recycled state, and allows students to participate in making recycled paper. Presented by the Hamilton County Recycling and Solid Waste District, recommended for Grades 1 – 8.

Library Coding Club

  • Tuesday, April 28 @ 4:00 pm - 5:30 pm
  • Free
  • Grades 9-12

New and experienced coders are welcome to join us to expand your coding skills. We will be using a few online learning tools as well as working with Lua, the scripting language used by Roblox.

STEM Up Your Classroom

  • Tuesday, April 28 @ 4:00 pm - 7:00 pm
  • Free
  • Adults only for professional development

Build your confidence and share ideas for how to facilitate STEM best practices in your learning environment. Explore various forms of educational technology through inquiry. Discover practical ways to integrate engineering activities in the classroom. Brainstorm ways to integrate technology into the classroom in a way that helps students to develop 21st century skills. Stimulate curiosity through tech-exploration and express your creativity with an engineering design challenge.


Greater Cincinnati Cincinnati Museum Center Union Terminal 1301 Western Avenue

Make It!

  • Tuesday, April 28 @ 4:00 pm - Tuesday, May 12 @ 5:00 pm
    |Recurring Event (See all)
    Every Tuesday from 4pm-5pm
  • Free
  • Grades 3-5

Create a different project with us every week as we explore arts, crafts, music, science and technology. Dive into maker and create projects such as musical instruments, computer programming games, paper helicopters, balloon racing cars and more!


DC-MD-VA Capitol View Library 5001 Central Avenue SE

Welcome to UpSpring

  • Tuesday, April 28 @ 4:30 pm - 8:30 pm
  • Free
  • Grades 9-12

Please join us for a journey into the lives of area children experiencing homelessness. The voice of children who are impoverished and without homes are rarely heard. Their perspective usually overlooked. Welcome to UpSpring, we will whisper the narratives of the children that we serve so that you can gain some insight. Making choices, let alone healthy ones, are very difficult for people who do not have access to stable environments. You and your children will walk in the shoes…


Greater Cincinnati UpSpring 2840 Melrose Avenue

Remake Learning Days: Things From Scratch

  • Tuesday, April 28 @ 5:00 pm - 6:00 pm
  • Free
  • Grades 3-5

Remake Learning Days: Things From Scratch is where we take items from left over crafts and make new things. Use your imagination! This event is focused on Elementary Aged Children!

Let’s Build Lego Night

  • Tuesday, April 28 @ 5:00 pm - 6:00 pm
  • Free
  • All ages

All Central Elementary families are invited to attend Let’s Build Lego Night. Families will participate in STEM activities while playing with Legos. There will be building challenges, painting with Legos, design your own Lego action figure, and much more. Families who attend this event will have the opportunity to compete in an at-home building challenge and then submit photos for a prize. There’s something for all ages; whether you are 4 or 40, you will have a blast!


East KY Central Elementary School 1000 KY-3439

STEM Carnival Night

  • Tuesday, April 28 @ 5:30 pm - 7:30 pm
  • Free
  • Grades 6-8

Families will work together on various STEM activities at South Floyd Elementary’s STEM Carnival. Activities are designed for grades K-8 and will include everything from designing and creating roller coasters to coding robots!


East KY South Floyd Elementary 299 Mt. Raider Dr.

AES Remake Learning Night

  • Tuesday, April 28 @ 5:30 pm - 6:30 pm
  • Free
  • Grades 6-8

Allen Elementary School’s Remake Learning Night is an opportunity for students and parents to see amazing things our students are creating, and tools they are using in their learning. During the night our Student Technology Leadership Program students will showcase their award winning projects, and share STEAM items in stations. All stations will be student led. Looking forward to showcasing our amazing students and their amazing learning.


East KY Allen Elementary School 112 Eagle Lane

Story Hour: Science in Play

  • Tuesday, April 28 @ 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm
    |Recurring Event (See all)
    Story Hour: Science in Play begins Tuesday, March 10, 2020 and meets every Tuesday at 6:00 PM, Wednesday at 11:00 AM and Thursday at 11:00 AM through April 30. Regular story hour continues every Wednesday at 11:00 AM.
  • Free
  • Grades 3-5

Our Remake Learning Days event is part of a 7-week session of our “Story Hour: Science in Play” featuring exploration of science themes using children’s literature, songs, hands-on exploration, and arts and crafts. The week of April 26 the theme will be butterflies. Participants will hear stories about butterflies in their various stages of life, make a coffee filter and clothespin butterfly, explore items in our sharing bag related to the theme, and observe the process of metamorphosis in the…


East KY Johnson County Public Library 444 Main Street

Makeing a world of Difference at the Casey County Family Fun Night

  • Tuesday, April 28 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
  • Free
  • All ages

In a world where you can be anything and do anything, come by the Casey County Public Library as Somerset Community College Casey Campus hosts the 2020 Family Fun Night. On this night, we will learn how to fly drones, make slime in the slime room, have face painting by the SCC Cosmetology Department, meet with Cinderella, Snow White, and other Disney characters. In addition, participants will meet with our Culinary Arts staff and create a fun filled treat through…


East KY Casey County Public Library 238 Middleburg Street

The Daily Sew

  • Tuesday, April 28 @ 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm
  • Free
  • All ages

Interested in learning how to use a sewing machine? Looking for a fun sewing group to develop your skills with? Join us in the MakerSpace every Tuesday evening for the Daily Sew! Bring a current project to work on and enjoy the creative atmosphere with your fellow crafters. The MakerSpace is located on the second floor of the North Building.

Air Play Performance + | Physics of Movement Workshop

  • Tuesday, April 28 @ 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm
  • Free
  • All ages

Explore circus, science and movement at a special interactive pre-show event with local circus artist Jess Clark. This event is FREE and designed as a pre-show event tied with the ticketed performance of Air Play in Capitol Theater at 7:30 PM. Ride the wind and dream with Air Play, a modern spectacle that brings to life the very air we breathe. Flying umbrellas, larger-than-life balloons, giant kites floating over the audience and the biggest snow globe you’ve ever seen will…


Badgerland (South Wisconsin) Overture Center for the Arts 201 State Street

Watercolor Demo Class

  • Tuesday, April 28 @ 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm
  • Free
  • Grades 9-12

This is a free demo class about watercolor. Students will have 45 mins to 1 hour to try out watercolor. All supplies included. This will be limited to 15 people. It is meant for teens to adults.


Greater Cincinnati Baker Hunt 620 Greenup Street

Girls Who Code

  • Tuesday, April 28 @ 6:30 pm - 7:30 pm
  • Free
  • Grades 3-5

Girls in grades 2-6, please join us for an introduction to the Girls Who Code program. “Learn to Code and Change the World.” Registration is required.

Crossroads of Ideas“What would a microbe say?”

  • Tuesday, April 28 @ 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
  • Free
  • Adults only for professional development

Bacteria are social beings, just like humans. Artists and scientists are collaborating to reveal the microbial world and expand the current knowledge of bacterial communication by developing artistic, chemical, and biological tools.


Badgerland (South Wisconsin) Discovery Building 330 N. Orchard St.

Discovery Building Town Center Experiences

  • Wednesday, April 29 @ 7:00 am - 10:00 pm
    |Recurring Event (See all)
    From April 23 until April 30, (M-F) from 7am-10pm, Sat 9am-10pm; Closed Sundays.
  • Free
  • All ages

From a dinosaur-era garden to motion-sensing walls, hands-on exhibits, two restaurants and teaching laboratories—the Town Center welcomes campus and the community. The Discovery Building is dedicated to helping the University of Wisconsin–Madison campus and the community explore new ways to conduct and share research and creative ideas.


Badgerland (South Wisconsin) Discovery Building 330 N. Orchard St.

Breakout EDU experience

  • Wednesday, April 29 @ 8:00 am - 4:00 pm
  • Free
  • Grades 3-5

Become immersed in the challenge of an escape room within the classroom! Students will gain and practice skills related to computational thinking in order to “breakout”. Teachers will learn how to unlock student engagement with the Breakout EDU game platform.


Greater Cincinnati Batavia Elementary School 3 Bulldog Place

Using robotics in the classroom to prepare students for success in STEM areas

  • Wednesday, April 29 @ 8:00 am - 4:00 pm
  • Free
  • Grades 6-8

By tapping into students’ “builder brains,” UBTECH Education’s robotics kits and accompanying supports invite students to express their knowledge and competency in new ways, striking a balance between creative expression and interpreting instructions. Hard-to-reach students learn new ways to engage, and engineering-oriented students are challenged to be thoughtful and creative. UBTECH Education’s solutions provide teachers opportunities to plug-and-play, leverage lessons aligned to standards, and incorporate hands-on activities into their core programs. Hamilton County ESC and UBtech will be hosting this…


Greater Cincinnati Saint Ignatius of Loyola School 5222 North Bend Road

Wee Wednesday: Nature Lovers

  • Wednesday, April 29 @ 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
  • Free
  • Pre-K

Our popular “open house” program for preschoolers and their parents offers interactive learning stations in the galleries, story tellers, and a hands-on art project each month. Families will be given a map upon arrival, indicating learning centers in the galleries. We’re sorry, but we are unable to accommodate school groups for this program. FREE. Reservations not required.


Greater Cincinnati Cincinnati Art Museum 953 Eden Park Drive

Preschool Story Time

  • Wednesday, April 29 @ 10:00 am - 11:00 am
  • Free
  • K-2

Join us for our traditional story time, held every Wednesday morning! This is story time as you remember it: stories, songs … and fun! This program is geared toward kids ages 6 and under; siblings are always welcome.


Badgerland (South Wisconsin) Beloit Public Library 605 Eclipse Boulevard

Open Mahjong Group

  • Wednesday, April 29 @ 10:00 am - 1:30 pm
  • Free
  • Adults only for professional development

If you are an experienced Mahjong player, this is the group for you! Bring your game tiles, pull up a chair, and join this group that meets weekly for a serious game. Players do take a break for lunch in the Blender Café. For adults only.


Badgerland (South Wisconsin) Beloit Public Library 605 Eclipse Boulevard

Sensory Open Play

  • Wednesday, April 29 @ 10:00 am - 8:00 pm
  • Free
  • All ages

Expand the mind, gross and fine motor skills and engage the senses in this learn through play program geared for young learners and those with autism or other sensory challenges


Greater Cincinnati Kenton County Public Library – William E. Durr Branch 1992 Walton-Nicholson Pike

Music with Junebug

  • Wednesday, April 29 @ 10:30 am - 11:00 am
  • Free
  • K-2

Join us for Music with Junebug led by Junko Yamauchi. This program gives toddlers and preschoolers the opportunity to sing, dance, explore instruments, and play! Music and movement activities promote brain development and connect us to our family and community.


Badgerland (South Wisconsin) Madison Children’s Museum 100 Hamilton Street

Bilingual Music and Movement/ Música y movimiento bilingüe

  • Wednesday, April 29 @ 10:30 am - 11:15 am
  • Free
  • K-2

Join us for a preschool music and movement program in English and Spanish with singing, dancing, playing, and bubbles! For kids up to age 5, with their caregivers. Vengan a un programa de música y movimiento en inglés y español con canciones, baile, juego, y burbujas! Para niños de hasta 5 años, con sus cuidadores.


Badgerland (South Wisconsin) Pinney Library 516 Cottage Grove Rd

Story Hour: Science in Play

  • Wednesday, April 29 @ 11:00 am - 12:00 pm
    |Recurring Event (See all)
    Story Hour: Science in Play begins Tuesday, March 10, 2020 and meets every Tuesday at 6:00 PM, Wednesday at 11:00 AM and Thursday at 11:00 AM through April 30. Regular story hour continues every Wednesday at 11:00 AM.
  • Free
  • Grades 3-5

Our Remake Learning Days event is part of a 7-week session of our “Story Hour: Science in Play” featuring exploration of science themes using children’s literature, songs, hands-on exploration, and arts and crafts. The week of April 26 the theme will be butterflies. Participants will hear stories about butterflies in their various stages of life, make a coffee filter and clothespin butterfly, explore items in our sharing bag related to the theme, and observe the process of metamorphosis in the…


East KY Johnson County Public Library 444 Main Street

Bodacious B’s Beadathon Jewelry Workshop

  • Wednesday, April 29 @ 11:00 am - 4:00 pm
  • $50
  • Adults only for professional development

Behringer-Crawford Museum’s exhibit, “From Rituals to Runways: The Art of the Bead,” features a wide array of beaded jewelry and relics from around the world, as well as fashion worn by musical icon, Cher. To celebrate the artistry of beading, BCM is hosting a beaded jewelry class with Becky Hancock, owner of St. Theresa Textile Trove. Participants in “Bodacious B’s Beadathon Jewelry Workshop” will learn how to create necklaces, earrings and bracelets using unusual beads from around the world. All…


Greater Cincinnati Behringer-Crawford Museum 1600 Montague Road

Wiggle & Jump

  • Wednesday, April 29 @ 11:00 am - 12:00 pm
  • Free
  • Pre-K

Join us in exploring active games geared for our youngest visitors! We will have lots of fun with movement: playing games that help evolve those important gross motor skills.


Badgerland (South Wisconsin) Madison Children’s Museum 100 Hamilton Street

Story Time

  • Wednesday, April 29 @ 11:00 am - 11:30 am
    |Recurring Event (See all)
    Every Weekday
  • Free
  • Grades 3-5

Museum staff and volunteers read stories about famous aviators, hot-air balloon flights, trips to Mars, characters visible in the night sky, or creatures that have their own wings. Each session includes one story and a hands-on activity. Groups larger than 10 are encouraged to reserve a story time in advance.


DC-MD-VA National Air and Space Museum, Steven F Udvar-Hazy Center 14390 Air and Space Museum Parkway

Story Time

  • Wednesday, April 29 @ 11:30 am - 12:00 pm
    |Recurring Event (See all)
    Every Weekday
  • Free
  • Grades 3-5

Museum staff and volunteers read stories about famous aviators, hot-air balloon flights, trips to Mars, characters visible in the night sky, or creatures that have their own wings. Each session includes one story and a hands-on activity. Groups larger than 10 are encouraged to reserve a story time in advance.


DC-MD-VA National Air and Space Museum, Steven F Udvar-Hazy Center 14390 Air and Space Museum Parkway

Remake Learning Days: Toddler Time

  • Wednesday, April 29 @ 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm
  • Free
  • Pre-K

Remake Learning Days: Toddler Time is for ages 0-5. We focus on reading, songs, and crafting.

Entrepreneur Fest

  • Wednesday, April 29 @ 3:00 pm - 6:00 pm
    |Recurring Event (See all)

    An event every day that begins at 3:00 pm, repeating until Friday, May 1, 2020

  • Free
  • Grades 6-8

Students will take part in a week of learning activities that will teach them necessary skills for becoming an entrepreneur, including business planning, marketing, public speaking and budgeting. They will take an idea and work with their teams to produce a product line, which they will sell at an entrepreneur fair that will be open to the public on Friday May 1.

BlueGrace Art Party

  • Wednesday, April 29 @ 3:00 pm - 6:00 pm
  • Free
  • All ages

The BlueGrace Art Studio is inviting community members ages 6month – 13years inside the unique, repurposed school building to express, play and create. A variety of art stations will be setup for different age groups and a professional artist will help guide participants along. Art is about the process, not the product and we want our participants to enjoy the moment! Come join us April 29 beginning at 3pm inside the Oil Springs Cultural Arts & Recreation Center!

Maker Days at Williamstown

  • Wednesday, April 29 @ 4:00 pm - 7:30 pm
  • Free
  • All ages

The Foundry is a space in Williamstown Independent Schools where students K-12 are encouraged to explore, create, and invent. A general term used for this type of space is often called a MakerSpace. Our District Vision: Preparing students for productive citizenship. Our District Mission: Engaging, Educating, and Empowering ALL Students Our Foundry Mission: Empowering a creative/inventive mindset of community partnership, collaboration, and creation by building a culture of inquiry and discovery. The Foundry is an idea lab where individuals tinker,…


Greater Cincinnati Williamstown Independent Schools 300 Helton Rd.

Full STEAM Ahead into Career Explorations

  • Wednesday, April 29 @ 5:30 pm - 7:30 pm
  • Free
  • Grades 9-12

Floyd Central Staff would like to welcome students and parents to our school for an evening of fun filled activities that explore some interesting career fields. Our Science and Math teachers would like to guide students and parents through a crime scene investigation activity, while our technology teachers would like to show students and parents how we use VR and robotics to help teach their curriculum.


East KY Floyd Central High School 651 KY Route 680 W

Gaming Club

  • Wednesday, April 29 @ 5:30 pm - 8:30 pm
  • Free
  • All ages

Our gaming club is so popular, it meets weekly in our Riverside Room. Join in with the group for a variety of board, card, and video games. Bring your own, or use what is here! For all ages.


Badgerland (South Wisconsin) Beloit Public Library 605 Eclipse Boulevard

Jump for JESUS

  • Wednesday, April 29 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
  • Free
  • Grades 6-8

Come to Allen Baptist Church where our Youth and Parents will be meeting together to make jump ropes. The jump ropes will be made from donated T-shirts that will be cut into very long strips and then braid together.  Families will make two jump ropes, one to keep and one to send to children in foreign countries through Operation Christmas Child.  Middle and High School students and their families are welcome to join us!  


East KY Allen Baptist Church PO Box 541

Stateline Night Writers

  • Wednesday, April 29 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
  • Free
  • Adults only for professional development

This weekly group has been going strong for years and meets every Wednesday evening to work on improving their writing together through various writing exercises. It is led by published author Jerry Peterson. Join us! Adults only.


Badgerland (South Wisconsin) Beloit Public Library 605 Eclipse Boulevard

Family Music Time

  • Wednesday, April 29 @ 6:30 pm - 7:30 pm
  • Free
  • Pre-K

Music, Movement and Mindfulness is a method used to support musicality, creativity, social emotional growth and self awareness in a fun and relaxed group setting. Join us as we explore group dance, percussion instrument play, movement scarves, finger plays, basic ASL, singing and breathing exercises, reading and so much more to help foster childhood development while supporting parent-child bonding and social emotional growth.

Discovery Building Town Center Experiences

  • Thursday, April 30 @ 7:00 am - 10:00 pm
    |Recurring Event (See all)
    From April 23 until April 30, (M-F) from 7am-10pm, Sat 9am-10pm; Closed Sundays.
  • Free
  • All ages

From a dinosaur-era garden to motion-sensing walls, hands-on exhibits, two restaurants and teaching laboratories—the Town Center welcomes campus and the community. The Discovery Building is dedicated to helping the University of Wisconsin–Madison campus and the community explore new ways to conduct and share research and creative ideas.


Badgerland (South Wisconsin) Discovery Building 330 N. Orchard St.

Early Explorers Playgroup

  • Thursday, April 30 @ 10:00 am - Thursday, May 7 @ 11:00 am
    |Recurring Event (See all)

    An event every week that begins at 10:00 am on Thursday, repeating until Thursday, April 30, 2020

  • Free
  • Pre-K

Social time for babies and their grown-ups! This playgroup is thoughtfully designed for our earliest visitors. We will provide a space for infants and toddlers (2 years and under) and their caregivers to explore, play together, and engage in activities that support various aspects of child development.Parents and caregivers will have the opportunity to connect with one another, meet other families, and make new friends!


Badgerland (South Wisconsin) Madison Children’s Museum 100 Hamilton Street

Baby Play Date

  • Thursday, April 30 @ 10:00 am - 11:00 am
    |Recurring Event (See all)

    An event every week that begins at 10:00 am on Thursday, repeating until Thursday, April 30, 2020

  • Free
  • Pre-K

Our Baby Play Date happens most every Thursday. Come see why parents, grandparents, and babies love to attend! Not only do the kids have fun interacting with their adult, watching their peers, hearing stories, clapping along to songs, and playing … the adults enjoy the company of other adults! This program is geared toward babies aged 2 and younger and their adults; siblings are always welcome.


Badgerland (South Wisconsin) Beloit Public Library 605 Eclipse Boulevard

Typography & Gutenberg

  • Thursday, April 30 @ 10:00 am - 3:00 pm
  • Free
  • All ages

Come see and hear how Gutenberg started the revolution of mass printing of book, which led for the need of creating a variety of new type faces.


Greater Cincinnati Cincinnati Type & Print Museum 2307 West 8th Street

Toddler Music Time

  • Thursday, April 30 @ 10:15 am - 10:45 am
  • Free
  • K-2

Join Eliza Tyksinski, trained Music Together instructor, for this interactive music experience for children ages 16 months – 5 years and their caregivers. No registration required.


Badgerland (South Wisconsin) Hawthorne Library 2707 E Washington Ave

Story Hour: Science in Play

  • Thursday, April 30 @ 11:00 am - 12:00 pm
    |Recurring Event (See all)
    Story Hour: Science in Play begins Tuesday, March 10, 2020 and meets every Tuesday at 6:00 PM, Wednesday at 11:00 AM and Thursday at 11:00 AM through April 30. Regular story hour continues every Wednesday at 11:00 AM.
  • Free
  • Grades 3-5

Our Remake Learning Days event is part of a 7-week session of our “Story Hour: Science in Play” featuring exploration of science themes using children’s literature, songs, hands-on exploration, and arts and crafts. The week of April 26 the theme will be butterflies. Participants will hear stories about butterflies in their various stages of life, make a coffee filter and clothespin butterfly, explore items in our sharing bag related to the theme, and observe the process of metamorphosis in the…


East KY Johnson County Public Library 444 Main Street

Lily Pad Theater

  • Thursday, April 30 @ 11:00 am - Thursday, May 7 @ 11:30 am
    |Recurring Event (See all)

    An event every week that begins at 11:00 am on Thursday, repeating until Thursday, April 30, 2020

  • Free
  • K-2

Sing, Dance, Listen, Move! We will generate creativity and imagination using songs, music, movement, and storytime activities during Lily Pad Theater. Additionally, we will use puppets and flannel pieces to enhance our energetic and lively play!


Badgerland (South Wisconsin) Madison Children’s Museum 100 Hamilton Street

Baby Music Time

  • Thursday, April 30 @ 11:00 am - 11:30 am
  • Free
  • Pre-K

Join Eliza Tyksinski, trained Music Together instructor, for this interactive music experience for babies ages 0 – 15 months and their caregivers. Stay for play and conversation at the end of the music class. No registration required.


Badgerland (South Wisconsin) Hawthorne Library 2707 E Washington Ave

Story Time

  • Thursday, April 30 @ 11:00 am - 11:30 am
    |Recurring Event (See all)
    Thursdays and Fridays at 11:00 am and Saturdays at 11:00 am and 1:30 pm
  • Free
  • Grades 3-5

Museum staff and volunteers read stories about famous aviators, hot-air balloon flights, trips to Mars, characters visible in the night sky, or creatures that have their own wings. Each session includes one story and a hands-on activity. Groups larger than 10 are encouraged to reserve a story time in advance.


DC-MD-VA National Air and Space Museum 655 Jefferson Drive, SW

Story Time

  • Thursday, April 30 @ 11:00 am - 11:30 am
    |Recurring Event (See all)
    Every Weekday
  • Free
  • Grades 3-5

Museum staff and volunteers read stories about famous aviators, hot-air balloon flights, trips to Mars, characters visible in the night sky, or creatures that have their own wings. Each session includes one story and a hands-on activity. Groups larger than 10 are encouraged to reserve a story time in advance.


DC-MD-VA National Air and Space Museum, Steven F Udvar-Hazy Center 14390 Air and Space Museum Parkway

Story Time

  • Thursday, April 30 @ 11:30 am - 12:00 pm
    |Recurring Event (See all)
    Every Weekday
  • Free
  • Grades 3-5

Museum staff and volunteers read stories about famous aviators, hot-air balloon flights, trips to Mars, characters visible in the night sky, or creatures that have their own wings. Each session includes one story and a hands-on activity. Groups larger than 10 are encouraged to reserve a story time in advance.


DC-MD-VA National Air and Space Museum, Steven F Udvar-Hazy Center 14390 Air and Space Museum Parkway

Open Knitting Group

  • Thursday, April 30 @ 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
    |Recurring Event (See all)

    An event every week that begins at 1:00 pm on Thursday, repeating until Thursday, April 30, 2020

  • Free
  • All ages

Join up with this group, which meets weekly! Knitters of all ages and abilities are welcome to bring their own projects and join in on a group of people who like to knit and chat!


Badgerland (South Wisconsin) Beloit Public Library 605 Eclipse Boulevard

Entrepreneur Fest

  • Thursday, April 30 @ 3:00 pm - 6:00 pm
    |Recurring Event (See all)

    An event every day that begins at 3:00 pm, repeating until Friday, May 1, 2020

  • Free
  • Grades 6-8

Students will take part in a week of learning activities that will teach them necessary skills for becoming an entrepreneur, including business planning, marketing, public speaking and budgeting. They will take an idea and work with their teams to produce a product line, which they will sell at an entrepreneur fair that will be open to the public on Friday May 1.

Won’t You Be My Neighbor?

  • Thursday, April 30 @ 3:00 pm - 5:00 pm
    |Recurring Event (See all)
    April 30th and May 1st from 3-5 pm
  • Free
  • All ages

How can snakes move without legs? Why are tortoises slow? How does recycling help turtles? Nature is full of living beings, from remote forests to our own backyards. Among our many cohabitants are reptiles. These scaly animals come in many shapes and sizes, from slithery snakes to tough-shelled turtles. But each shape and size has an important part to play in our ecosystems, and we need reptiles just as much as we need the many other animals with which we…


East KY Kentucky Reptile Zoo 200 L & E Railroad

Bike Fun and Safety

  • Thursday, April 30 @ 4:00 pm - 6:00 pm
  • Free
  • All ages

Youth who have participated in the STEM Bicycle club will be available with a “fix a bike station” to make minor repairs to bikes. There will also be a bike ride obstacle course, bike safety tips, games, and a chance to win prizes.


Greater Cincinnati Brighton Center 741 Central Ave

Surprising Handmade Books

  • Thursday, April 30 @ 4:00 pm - 6:30 pm
  • Free
  • Grades 6-8

Kids and their families will discover a wonderful world in exploring the book form as art. By taking sheets of paper and folding, (some) cutting, and decorating, they will be creating beautiful hand held works of art. There will be an opportunity to make an X-book, a flower-fold book (or decoration), a square flexagon and a circle-pop-up envelope. A minimum of gluing is necessary. Paper, glue sticks, markers, stamps and ink, and scissors will all be provided. Kids and their…

CSI: Fun with Forensics

  • Thursday, April 30 @ 4:00 pm - 6:00 pm
  • Free
  • Grades 6-8

A crime has occurred! Join forces with the Dream Discovery Center team to solve the crime! Kids will learn how to use fingerprints and other evidence to solve the mystery through realistic scenarios.

If You Give A Mouse A Cookie

  • Thursday, April 30 @ 4:30 pm - 6:30 pm
  • Free
  • All ages

Children will learn how to follow a recipe and make chocolate chip cookies. They will get to take their cookie dough home with them to bake. Chocolate chip cookies will be provided as a snack. We will be reading “If You Give A Mouse A Cookie” by Laura Numeroff.


East KY Menifee County Public Library 1585 Main Street

Incorporating Gaming and Technology in the Classroom

  • Thursday, April 30 @ 4:30 pm - 6:00 pm
  • Free
  • Adults only for professional development

Adults underestimate the true learning that occurs during gaming. Depending on the game, you can learn and practice discipline specific skills as well as strategy, patience, cooperation, negotiation, and all sorts of other soft skills which can be transferred to the classroom and the work place. Not to mention, gaming can strengthen relationships and foster a sense of community. Gaming is fun, engaging, active learning and goes far beyond the classics like checkers, Scrabble, and Monopoly. It can be used…

STEAM Day

  • Thursday, April 30 @ 5:00 pm - 7:00 pm
  • Free
  • Grades 3-5

Students and their families will enjoy learning together through various S.T.E.A.M. activities.


East KY Prestonsburg Elementary School 140 Clark Drive

Remake Learning Days: Painting Spring

  • Thursday, April 30 @ 5:00 pm - 6:00 pm
  • Free
  • Grades 9-12

Remake Learning Days: Painting Spring is for Tweens/Teens. This is an instructed painting class. No sign-ups necessary. First 20 tweens/teens in the door will get to participate.

STEAM Family Night

  • Thursday, April 30 @ 5:00 pm - 6:00 pm
  • Free
  • Pre-K

At the Marshall University Early Education STEAM Center, we include families by hosting family nights at our center. For this event, families are invited to participate in a STEAM night with their children. For STEAM family night, we will offer science experiments where children and families work together to make predictions and test theories, utilize technology in a meaningful way, take on the role of engineers by making a plan and building block structures, engage in creative arts, and solve…


Pop-Up Events Marshall University 1 John Marshall Drive

DACE Family STEAM Event

  • Thursday, April 30 @ 5:00 pm - 7:00 pm
  • Free
  • Grades 6-8

Students and their families will participate in various activities such as * building and testing the strength of the “Three Little Pigs” houses * creating a 3-D shape by straw bending edges, faces, and vertices * coding to manipulate Spheros through a maze * engineering a handcrafted, pool noodle scribble robot * designing boats that propel by balloon * exploring the physics of sound with rubber bands * mastering the technique of marble art * crafting a paper airplane that…


East KY Duff Allen Central Elementary 183 Rebel Road

Live at McCreary SCC Family Fun Night/Earth Day

  • Thursday, April 30 @ 5:00 pm - 7:00 pm
  • Free
  • All ages

Somerset Community College – McCreary Center is sponsoring a FREE Family Fun Night. This night of educational activities will be held on Thursday, April 30, 2020 from 5:00 to 7:00 pm at Somerset Community College McCreary Center located at 141 College Street, Whitley City, KY 42653. Some of the events planned for this exciting and memorable night will include geocaching, face painting, rock painting, crafts, bottle rocket launching, story time, family photo booth, a wool demonstration, and so much more.…

Honeybee Facts

  • Thursday, April 30 @ 5:00 pm - 7:30 pm
  • Free
  • Grades 3-5

Neil Hunt, president of the Pike County Beekeepers Associations will present a program on the life of a bee, how they make honey and why they are important to the environment. Attendees will get to taste honey. Kids will make a bee waterer to take home.


East KY Pike County Conservation District 99 Weddington Branch Rd

Outdoor Explorer and Art at Cumberland Falls State Park

  • Thursday, April 30 @ 5:00 pm - 7:00 pm
  • Free
  • Grades 6-8

Girl Scouts of Kentucky’s Wilderness Road is so excited to partner with Cumberland Falls State Resort Park for this Outdoor Explorer and Art event! Everyone will meet at the Cumberland Falls State Resort Park Lodge where we will meet with our guide. Our guide will take the girls on a hike to see Cumberland Falls, which will take approximately an hour to complete. Once back from the hike, the girls will go to the Nature Center where they will complete…

Fine Art Flow: Release Your Inner Child

  • Thursday, April 30 @ 6:00 pm - 7:30 pm
  • $15
  • All ages

Explore art through yoga during this 30-minute gallery talk and 60-minute yoga class. Each month, we will explore different themes relating art to yoga and then end the night with a teacher-led yoga practice. This evening, we will practice “kids yoga” for adults and learn to release the child within each of us. All yoga abilities and levels welcome! Limited mats will be provided on a first come, first serve basis*. Visitors should meet in G229. $7 members, $15 non-members.…


Greater Cincinnati Cincinnati Art Museum 953 Eden Park Drive

Table Talks

  • Thursday, April 30 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
  • Free
  • All ages

In Letcher County Kentucky we have a large population (58%) of students being raised by grandparents and other caregivers as well as a large homeless population (425 students). In order to better inform these groups about existing services and provide important information to these under served groups, Letcher County Public Schools and their community partners (Mountain Comprehensive Health Corporation and CANE Kitchen) are sponsoring a series of “Table Talks”. Our event for Remake Learning consists of arts activities, and STEM…


East KY Cane Kitchen 38 College Drive

Let’s Make a Bookmark!

  • Thursday, April 30 @ 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm
  • Free
  • Grades 3-5

Students will learn to make a simple bookmark using fabric, interfacing, eyelets and ribbon. This free class is for beginners who will learn sewing basics. Learn straight stitching, pivot turns and backstitching. The class is limited to 6 students, so stop by the shop or call to reserve your spot! Ages 6 and up with a supervising adult!


East KY Sew N Love Shoppe 249 W. Court St.

Celebrate Día with STREAM!

  • Thursday, April 30 @ 6:00 pm - 8:30 pm
  • Free
  • All ages

The annual celebration of El día de los niños/El día de los libros (Children’s Day/Book Day) is April 30! Families can gather in the STREAM Center to enjoy a variety of tech projects and maker fun!


Greater Cincinnati Kenton County Public Library – Erlanger Branch 401 Kenton Lands Ln

Unleashing the Power of Young People—Education Reimagined

  • Friday, May 1 @ 6:00 am - 7:30 pm
  • Free
  • All ages

What if DC took center stage in a learning revolution? Young people are capable of so much more than they are given credit for by some in our society. And, there is plenty of evidence that young people want to solve issues in their communities, both large and small in scale. Don’t you think an education that hears young people’s ideas and concerns, works alongside them to find a place for their contributions, honors what inspires and moves them—is an…


DC-MD-VA Anacostia Arts Center 1231 Good Hope Road, SE

Cubs STEM Day

  • Friday, May 1 @ 8:00 am - 5:00 pm
  • Free
  • All ages

Celebrate Kimper Cubs first school wide STEM Day! Your family will be able to enjoy several hands-on STEM activities while munching on your favorite snacks! It is sure to be an unforgettable day of fun for all ages!


East KY Kimper Elementary 8151 KY-194

Remake Learning at Dewey Dam

  • Friday, May 1 @ 10:00 am - 2:00 pm
  • Free
  • All ages

Enjoy the great outdoors at Dewey Lake!  We plan on starting the event with a 0.25 educational walk down our tree ID trail leading to the primitive campground. There we will go over bush craft fire starting techniques and campfire safety practices. The second half of the event will be held at the dam intake structure where we’ll discuss the history of the dam and review water management practices. It wouldn’t be a USACE event without water safety, so activities…


East KY Dewey Lake Dam 9278 Lake Road

Leather Clutch Bag Class

  • Friday, May 1 @ 10:00 am - 4:00 pm
  • $15.00
  • Grades 9-12

In this class you will learn how to make a simple clutch bag. You will work with an instructor from cutting the leather to walking out with a clutch bag! Class will be from 10-4 (Class is normally 1-2 hours) but extra time is being scheduled so everyone will have enough time to work at their own pace. Class fee is $15.00


Knoxville Tandy Leather 9355 Kingston Pike Suite 19

Little da Vinci’s

  • Friday, May 1 @ 10:00 am - 8:00 pm
  • Free
  • All ages

Explore a unique activity all day with an art or STEM project! Materials are provided.


Greater Cincinnati Kenton County Public Library – William E. Durr Branch 1992 Walton-Nicholson Pike

The S.M.A.R.T. Program

  • Friday, May 1 @ 10:00 am - 10:45 am
    |Recurring Event (See all)
    May 1st from 10am-10:45am and 11:30am-12:15pm
  • Free
  • Pre-K

Young children ages 3-6 will have fun with Science, Math, Art, Reading and Technology in this program designed to build young brains! Limited to the first 40 children in attendance.


Greater Cincinnati Kenton County Public Library – Erlanger Branch 401 Kenton Lands Ln

Homeschool Hands-on STEM

  • Friday, May 1 @ 11:00 am - 12:00 pm
  • Free
  • Grades 3-5

Home school families are invited to the North Central Branch Library for some awesome, interactive STEM programs! On the first Friday of each month, we’ll be discussing cause and effect, making hypotheses, and then testing our ideas through hands-on science/technology/engineering and math! Get messy and get thinking with Children’s Librarians and the scientific method. These programs will have specific learning outcomes, making it easier for students and parents to relate their curriculum to the Ohio Learning Standards. Recommended for children…

Story Time

  • Friday, May 1 @ 11:00 am - 11:30 am
    |Recurring Event (See all)
    Thursdays and Fridays at 11:00 am and Saturdays at 11:00 am and 1:30 pm
  • Free
  • Grades 3-5

Museum staff and volunteers read stories about famous aviators, hot-air balloon flights, trips to Mars, characters visible in the night sky, or creatures that have their own wings. Each session includes one story and a hands-on activity. Groups larger than 10 are encouraged to reserve a story time in advance.


DC-MD-VA National Air and Space Museum 655 Jefferson Drive, SW

Story Time

  • Friday, May 1 @ 11:00 am - 11:30 am
    |Recurring Event (See all)
    Every Weekday
  • Free
  • Grades 3-5

Museum staff and volunteers read stories about famous aviators, hot-air balloon flights, trips to Mars, characters visible in the night sky, or creatures that have their own wings. Each session includes one story and a hands-on activity. Groups larger than 10 are encouraged to reserve a story time in advance.


DC-MD-VA National Air and Space Museum, Steven F Udvar-Hazy Center 14390 Air and Space Museum Parkway

The S.M.A.R.T. Program

  • Friday, May 1 @ 11:30 am - 12:15 pm
    |Recurring Event (See all)
    May 1st from 10am-10:45am and 11:30am-12:15pm
  • Free
  • Pre-K

Young children ages 3-6 will have fun with Science, Math, Art, Reading and Technology in this program designed to build young brains! Limited to the first 40 children in attendance.


Greater Cincinnati Kenton County Public Library – Erlanger Branch 401 Kenton Lands Ln

Story Time

  • Friday, May 1 @ 11:30 am - 12:00 pm
    |Recurring Event (See all)
    Every Weekday
  • Free
  • Grades 3-5

Museum staff and volunteers read stories about famous aviators, hot-air balloon flights, trips to Mars, characters visible in the night sky, or creatures that have their own wings. Each session includes one story and a hands-on activity. Groups larger than 10 are encouraged to reserve a story time in advance.


DC-MD-VA National Air and Space Museum, Steven F Udvar-Hazy Center 14390 Air and Space Museum Parkway

View the Sun with our Safe Telescopes

  • Friday, May 1 @ 12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
    |Recurring Event (See all)
    Wednesday-Saturday, 12:00-3:00 pm (weather permitting)
  • Free
  • All ages

Become an astronomer using our solar-filtered telescopes. We will be there to help you observe the Sun, Moon, and other objects in space, as well as answer any questions you have. Our Observatory is free. We are open to the public, weather permitting. Follow @airandspace on Twitter for weather and closure updates, or ask at the Museum’s Welcome Center. Accessibility: The Observatory dome and terrace are accessible via ramp or steps. Written and touchable explanatory materials are available. Questions? Email…


DC-MD-VA National Air and Space Museum 655 Jefferson Drive, SW

Entrepreneur Fest

  • Friday, May 1 @ 3:00 pm - 6:00 pm
    |Recurring Event (See all)

    An event every day that begins at 3:00 pm, repeating until Friday, May 1, 2020

  • Free
  • Grades 6-8

Students will take part in a week of learning activities that will teach them necessary skills for becoming an entrepreneur, including business planning, marketing, public speaking and budgeting. They will take an idea and work with their teams to produce a product line, which they will sell at an entrepreneur fair that will be open to the public on Friday May 1.

Won’t You Be My Neighbor?

  • Friday, May 1 @ 3:00 pm - 5:00 pm
    |Recurring Event (See all)
    April 30th and May 1st from 3-5 pm
  • Free
  • All ages

How can snakes move without legs? Why are tortoises slow? How does recycling help turtles? Nature is full of living beings, from remote forests to our own backyards. Among our many cohabitants are reptiles. These scaly animals come in many shapes and sizes, from slithery snakes to tough-shelled turtles. But each shape and size has an important part to play in our ecosystems, and we need reptiles just as much as we need the many other animals with which we…


East KY Kentucky Reptile Zoo 200 L & E Railroad

Building our Future

  • Friday, May 1 @ 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm
  • Free
  • Grades 3-5

Join us at Bit Source for a time of learning fun where participants will create, explore and learn using low-tech and high-tech tools.  High School students can talk to a developer to learn more about computer programming.


East KY Bit Source 375 Hambley Blvd

Harry Potter Remakes Learning

  • Friday, May 1 @ 5:00 pm - 7:00 pm
  • Free
  • All ages

MSUTeach students will use Harry Potter books as a base for STEM activities. All school age children are welcome to come to Lloyd Cassity on May 1, 2020 from 5-7 to explore STEM activities. We may have potions, herbology, and other classes. You may even see a magical beast or get to taste butter beer from Hogsmeade.


East KY Morehead State University 102 Lloyd Cassity

Remake Learning Days-KC Kickoff Celebration!

  • Friday, May 1 @ 5:00 pm - 8:00 pm
  • Free
  • All ages

The family-friendly outdoor celebration will kick off 11 days of engaging, hands-on learning events across the Kansas City region. Come visit “learning trucks” like the Kansas City Kansas Public Library’s mobile library and the Future Maker Mobile Learning Lab. Find even more fun as Union Station opens its Haverty Family Yards. You can visit 15 or more organizations with free activities for all ages. Make nature-inspired art, try your hand at coding or design in 3D. Or see how electricity…


Kansas City Union Station Kansas City 30 West Pershing Road

PGC Glass Open House and Hot Jam

  • Friday, May 1 @ 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
  • Free
  • All ages

Join us at the Pittsburgh Glass Center for an exciting open house of glass on Friday, May 1 from 6:00 – 9:00pm. Celebrate the opening of our special exhibition of glass art created by PGC high school students. Explore the amazing blown, fused, and flameworked artworks created on site by students. Venture into the studios where these artworks were made and see the spaces and tools needed to bring these works to life. Participate in an exciting narrated live glassblowing…


Pop-Up Events Pittsburgh Glass Center 5472 Penn Avenue

Kentucky Scavengers

  • Friday, May 1 @ 6:00 pm - 7:30 pm
  • Free
  • All ages

A family scavenger hunt will be held in downtown Barbourville. Teams must consist of at least one adult and one child. Kentucky related clues will be hidden downtown. Teams will find clues and collect them in order to gather information that will be used to crack the combination to a lock box. The first team to open the box will win a prize. This family event will be held at 6:00 PM on May 1st, prior to the downtown Free…


East KY Barbourville Tourism 117 High Street

Perry Outreach Program

  • Saturday, May 2 @ 8:00 am - 4:30 pm
  • Free
  • Grades 9-12

The Perry Initiative inspires young women to be leaders in orthopedic surgery and engineering by partnering with medical centers, universities and high schools nationwide. The program comes to Kansas City on May 2, offering high school students in grades 10 and up the chance to hear from female leaders in these fields. During the workshop students will perform mock orthopedic surgeries and biomechanics experiments. Interested students should apply by April 2, 2020.


Kansas City Kansas City Engineering Zone 4825 Troost Ave., #108

What’s On Your Plate? Exploring Food Science

  • Saturday, May 2 @ 9:00 am - 11:00 am
  • Free
  • Grades 6-8

It’s a mixture of of chemistry, biology, and physics. Exploring food science is a hands-on experience. Doing activities, you will discover and learn the basic building blocks of food science in a kitchen “laboratory.” The activities are more than learning to cook, it’s learning why and how things happen in all kinds of foods!

ProjectFun Video Game Design

  • Saturday, May 2 @ 9:00 am - 3:00 pm
  • Free
  • Grades 9-12

This introductory workshop for students teaches them how modern video games are made. You will create games using the DigiPen Zero Engine while learning about the C++ programming language, the game production process, and potential pathways into careers in video game development.


Kansas City aSTEAM Village 1600 The Paseo

Healthier YOU

  • Saturday, May 2 @ 9:30 am - 5:30 pm
  • Free
  • All ages

Learn different exercise techniques to help you grow in strength, stability, and be healthier overall. Know what foods are good for your body and be able to manage a healthier lifestyle! Learn to make wise food choices at an early age that will last a lifetime!

STEAM into Summer

  • Saturday, May 2 @ 10:00 am - 2:00 pm
  • Free
  • Grades 9-12

Stir up some chemicals and create; build circuits, robots, and create runs; design and build structures; apply science and math to create art, and learn how to use math in interesting and fun ways.


East KY Floyd County Public Library 161 N Arnold Ave

Let’s Get our Hands Dirty!

  • Saturday, May 2 @ 10:00 am - 2:00 pm
  • Free
  • All ages

Join us in the Community Room at Cherokee Hills Apartments to learn about plants while potting a flower to take home. We will also make paper flowers from a variety of craft supplies. This event is sponsored by Big Creek Baptist Church and we look forward to seeing you there! Let’s Get our Hands Dirty!


East KY Cherokee Hille Apartments 400 Cherokee Hills Road

Moonshot Studio Drop-In

  • Saturday, May 2 @ 10:00 am - Saturday, May 23 @ 4:00 pm
    |Recurring Event (See all)

    An event every week that begins at 10:00 am on Sunday and Saturday, repeating until Saturday, May 16, 2020

  • Free
  • All ages

The Moonshot Studio is a creative space where people of all ages can explore their artistry through hands-on activities and learn something new. Visitors to the space can dive into processes happening backstage, try on art forms featured on-stage, and celebrate President Kennedy’s ideals while reflecting on their own–all in an environment that lets participants go at their own pace with the support of talented Resident Artists to ensure that everyone’s experience is uniquely and truly their own. The lineup…

Outdoor Explorer and Art at Pine Mountain State Park

  • Saturday, May 2 @ 10:00 am - 1:00 pm
  • Free
  • Grades 6-8

Girl Scouts of Kentucky’s Wilderness Road is so excited to partner with Pine Mountain State Park for this Outdoor Explorer and Art event! Everyone will meet at the Pine Mountain State Park Lodge where we will meet with our guide. From the lodge, the girls will follow the guide to the Nature Center where they will get to explore through hands-on interpretive displays. The girls will also get to create a piece of art that reflects the outdoors. We will…


East KY Pine Mountain State Park 1050 State Park Road

Tote Bag Class

  • Saturday, May 2 @ 10:00 am - 2:00 pm
    |Recurring Event (See all)

    One event on Saturday, May 9, 2020 at 10:00 am

  • $30.00
  • Grades 9-12

This class will teach you how to make a tote bag. Even though this is a larger Tote bag you will learn how to make the bag and the pattern. Taking that pattern you can then experiment on your own with different sizes. The class will be $30.00 and will be from 10 am- 2 pm. This class tends to take a little longer than most because of all the stitching.


Knoxville Tandy Leather 9355 Kingston Pike Suite 19

Let’s Make a Drawstring Bag!

  • Saturday, May 2 @ 10:00 am - 2:00 pm
  • $10.00
  • Grades 3-5

Use a variety of sewing techniques and folding tricks to create these awesome drawstring bags! Kits will be provided. Recommended for children 8 years and older with supervising adult.   The class is limited to 6 students, so stop by the shop or call to reserve your spot!


East KY Sew N Love Shoppe 249 W. Court St.

Assemblage Art

  • Saturday, May 2 @ 10:00 am - 2:00 pm
  • Free
  • All ages

Assemblage art workshop, with most materials provided. Found objects, re-purposed, and up-cycled items will be used for this make and take workshop. This will be a family friendly event, open to youth and adults. Workshop will be held in the Grayson Gallery & Art Center studio space, located at 301 East 3rd Street, Grayson, KY, 41143.


East KY Grayson Gallery & Art Center 301 East 3rd Street

Eastern Kentucky Innovation Center

  • Saturday, May 2 @ 10:00 am - 4:00 pm
  • Free
  • Grades 9-12

What is Eastern Kentucky Innovation Center? We are a community-operated work-space where people with common interests, often in computers, machining, technology, science, digital art or electronic art, can meet, socialize and collaborate. More specifically you can: Learn to Code using beginner languages like Scratch and advance on to more advanced coding with Python. Program an Arduino development board, creating various projects. Learn to program and control objects with the credit-card-sized RaspberryPi computer. Learn to create objects and print them on…

Spring Fling

  • Saturday, May 2 @ 10:00 am - 4:00 pm
  • Free
  • All ages

The Manheim Community Garden comprises the East side of the block between 42nd and 43rd Forest Ave. Check out our solar-powered water harvesting/irrigation system integrated into our food forest. Learn how we enhance soil fertility not just through composting, but in our deep beds, hugelkultur bed, woodchip garden and chicken tractor. Meet the chickens and ducks. Help plant pole beans around the lean-to installed by the KC Art Institute. Help prepare and plant a traditional Native American 3 Sisters interplanting…


Kansas City Manheim Community Garden 4225 Forest Ave

MAKER MORNING: Color Quest

  • Saturday, May 2 @ 10:00 am - 1:00 pm
  • Free
  • Grades 3-5

Want to make art inspired by works on view at the Hirshhorn? Get ready for a year of colorful fun! Join us for MAKER MORNING: Colorful Characters, a free program for kids of all ages. Explore the museum through color, hands-on making, fun interactives, KIDS TOURS, and much more. MAKER MORNING takes place on the first Saturday of each month from 10 AM – 1 PM. Drop in anytime during this time period to explore artists and works on view,…


DC-MD-VA Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden 700 Independence Ave SW

Family STEAM Showcase

  • Saturday, May 2 @ 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
  • Free
  • Grades 9-12

Stations throughout The Barstow School will bring STEAM to life for students. Stations include: Virtual welding with Lincoln Electric Make it! with JE Dunn Robotics with FRC team 1939 and FTC team 6547 VR meditation with Healium Instrument creation and repair with Barstow School music faculty Make your own Lava Lamp with Barstow science faculty FingerPrint Frenzy with Barstow STEAM faculty AND MANY MORE!


Kansas City The Barstow School 11511 State Line Road

Astronomy Day at the MAP

  • Saturday, May 2 @ 10:00 am - 2:00 pm
  • Free
  • All ages

Bringing the stars to you, the Museum at Prairiefire will provide free hands-on astronomy activities and crafts in collaboration with the Astronomical Society of Kansas City. Catch a glimpse of the sun during Astronomy Day at the MAP with solar telescopes set up on the terrace for safely viewing the sun! We are also proud to present the Opening Day of “Looking Out, Looking Back,” a new Astronomical Society of Kansas City Astrophotography Exhibition. Our friends from ASKC will be…


Kansas City Museum at Prairiefire 5801 W. 135th Street

Challenger Earth Day Celebration and VR Showcase Copy

  • Saturday, May 2 @ 10:30 am - 1:00 pm
  • Free
  • Grades 6-8

The Challenger Learning Center will Celebrate National Astronomy Day on May 2nd with free activities and a showcase of our virtual reality programs! Activities will cover subjects that are important to our planet, like atmosphere, plate tectonics, energy, and more! We will also have an hour-long interactive virtual reality lesson!


East KY The Challenger Learning Center of Kentucky One Community College Drive

Nature Walk – Levi Jackson Wilderness Road Park

  • Saturday, May 2 @ 11:00 am - 2:00 pm
  • Free
  • All ages

Levi Jackson Wilderness Road Park will be hosting a nature walk on May 2, 2020 at 11am with Connie Taylor and Naturalist Jamie Barnes. Join us for an energizing stroll on Boone Trace Trail as our guides educate our guests on the various wildflowers, lichens, ferns, plants, trees, and wildlife living throughout our beautiful park. The walk will be about 1.5 miles in length and is an easy grade trail appropriate for all ages. For more information you can call…


East KY Levi Jackson Wilderness Road Park 998 Levi Jackson Mill Road

Unleashing the Power of Young People—Education Reimagined

  • Saturday, May 2 @ 11:00 am - 8:00 pm
  • Free
  • All ages

What if young people are empowered from an early age to offer their ideas and voice their concerns? What if they could work alongside adults to identify places for their contributions—so that what moves and inspires them is honored? What if this next generation confronts racism head-on, could we recognize and interrupt racism in our own lives? Given these possibilities—would young people’s learning opportunities and their education (not to mention our world) look dramatically different from the conventional system of…


DC-MD-VA Kennedy Center REACH 2430 E St NW

Story Time

  • Saturday, May 2 @ 11:00 am - 11:30 am
    |Recurring Event (See all)
    Thursdays and Fridays at 11:00 am and Saturdays at 11:00 am and 1:30 pm
  • Free
  • Grades 3-5

Museum staff and volunteers read stories about famous aviators, hot-air balloon flights, trips to Mars, characters visible in the night sky, or creatures that have their own wings. Each session includes one story and a hands-on activity. Groups larger than 10 are encouraged to reserve a story time in advance.


DC-MD-VA National Air and Space Museum 655 Jefferson Drive, SW

Science Camp – Bubbles!

  • Saturday, May 2 @ 11:30 am - 12:30 pm
  • Free
  • K-2

Find out about bubbles in Bubble Magic Camp! For ages 5 to 8 years. Bubble wrap, bubblegum. Bubbles round and bubbles square. Square bubbles? Can it be done?


Central PA Bosler Memorial Library 158 West High Street

Space is the Place!

  • Saturday, May 2 @ 12:00 pm - 4:00 pm
  • Free
  • All ages

In conjunction with our celebration of National Astronomy Day, join us as we celebrate the 30th anniversary of the Hubble Space Telescope! Enjoy hands-on activities, demonstrations, live ‘star talks’ and planetarium shows throughout the day!


East KY East Kentucky Science Center One Bert Combs Dr.

All About Genes and Cells

  • Saturday, May 2 @ 12:00 pm - 4:00 pm
  • Free
  • All ages

Come and learn how to extract DNA from strawberries. Use a microscope to observe the nucleus of your cells where the DNA is stored. Build DNA models to help you better understand how DNA is the molecule of genes.


East KY East Kentucky Science Center One Bert Combs Dr.

Toddler Time

  • Saturday, May 2 @ 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm
  • Free
  • Pre-K

Join us for stories, crafts, games and activities to promote Early Literacy. This event is for ages Birth to 5 years old.


East KY Morgan County Public Library 151 University Drive

Touch-A-Truck and Classic Car and Bike Show

  • Saturday, May 2 @ 12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
  • Free
  • All ages

The Connellsville Area Career & Technical Center’s SkillsUSA Chapter is hosting a “Touch-A-Truck and Classic Car and Bike Show” event on May 2, 2020 from 12:00-3:00 p.m. It is a FREE community event where families will have the opportunity to see, touch, explore, interact and learn about trucks and explore the multiple programs of study that the Career and Technical Center has to offer. This is a unique opportunity for kids of all ages to get behind the wheel, honk…


Pop-Up Events Connellsville Area Career & Technical Center 720 Locust St. Ext.

SMPTO May Fair

  • Saturday, May 2 @ 4:00 pm - 8:00 pm
  • Free
  • Grades 3-5

The South Middleton May Fair is an annual fun-filled community event sponsored by the SMPTO. During the fair, South Middleton Elementary students and their families are welcome to enjoy hours of inflatable bouncers, games, pony rides, a petting zoo, face painting, planting activities, coding activities and various crafts.


Central PA Yellow Breeches Middle School 30 Academy Street

Moonshot Studio Drop-In

  • Sunday, May 3 @ 10:00 am - Sunday, May 24 @ 4:00 pm
    |Recurring Event (See all)

    An event every week that begins at 10:00 am on Sunday and Saturday, repeating until Saturday, May 16, 2020

  • Free
  • All ages

The Moonshot Studio is a creative space where people of all ages can explore their artistry through hands-on activities and learn something new. Visitors to the space can dive into processes happening backstage, try on art forms featured on-stage, and celebrate President Kennedy’s ideals while reflecting on their own–all in an environment that lets participants go at their own pace with the support of talented Resident Artists to ensure that everyone’s experience is uniquely and truly their own. The lineup…

Unleashing the Power of Young People—Education Reimagined

  • Sunday, May 3 @ 11:00 am - 4:00 pm
  • Free
  • All ages

What are young people capable of? (Pay attention, adults!) Follow along with a classroom of 4th graders as they try to achieve world peace in just eight weeks. The film “World Peace and Other 4th Grade Achievements” shows how John Hunter’s game triggers an eight-week transformation of children from students of a neighborhood public school to citizens of the world. Their engagement, trust in themselves and their relationship with their teacher, confidence in their own voices, and their ability to…


DC-MD-VA Miracle Theatre 535 8th St SE

Spring Festival at the Durham Public Schools Hub Farm

  • Sunday, May 3 @ 12:00 pm - 4:00 pm
  • Free
  • All ages

The Durham Public Schools Hub is a 30 acre farm, forest, and aquatic outdoor learning center in Durham, NC, complete with a 1/4 acre vegetable garden, 1 acre pond, chickens, ducks, goats, and honeybees. We host field trips for K-12 students, internships for high school students, and offer service learning and volunteer opportunities for all ages. Each Spring and Fall, we host an open house, or Festival to share our love for outdoor learning with our community. This year, we…


Raleigh-Durham-Chapel Hill, NC DPS Hub Farm 117 Milton Rd

WondeRoom Create Date

  • Sunday, May 3 @ 12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
  • Free
  • Grades 6-8

The WondeRoom is a free, dedicated space filled with experiential, hands-on, family-friendly activities that inspire creativity through design based problem solving challenges. Designed for children ages 5-11 with family members.


DC-MD-VA Sandy Spring Museum 17901 Bentley Rd

Leather Dying Class

  • Sunday, May 3 @ 12:30 pm - 2:30 pm
  • Free
  • All ages

In this class you will learn how to dye leather, use water-stain, antique leather etc. This class will get you started on your way to making beautiful leather projects. This class is FREE!!! and will be offered from 12:30 pm – 2:30 pm. With this class you can arrive anytime and you can jump right in with the rest of class.


Knoxville Tandy Leather 9355 Kingston Pike Suite 19

Nerman Museum Day of Creativity

  • Sunday, May 3 @ 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm
  • Free
  • All ages

Enjoy the Museum’s collection focus areas and outdoor sculpture. Customize a tote bag and create 3D paper sculptures. Tour the galleries in the new Fine Arts and Design Studios. Activities will be held in Nerman Museum and adjacent Regnier Center. Free and open to the public. All ages welcome. No tickets or reservations required. Email tours@nermanmuseum.org or call 913-469-8500, ext. 4989, for more information.


Kansas City Johnson County Community College 12345 College Blvd.

PBL Challenge

  • Monday, May 4 @ 8:00 am - Wednesday, May 20 @ 5:00 pm
  • Free
  • Adults only for professional development

The PBL Challenge is a free 20 day challenge that is run on Instagram and Twitter for teachers who are interested in Project-based Learning, but who need a little more encouragement. Every day a different challenge is posted for teachers to try a best practice of PBL- from critical thinking routines to exhibiting student work publicly, to having students work in groups using best practices of collaboration, to attempting field work. For every challenge a series of resources are provided…


San Diego County Cardiff Library 2081 Newcastle Ave

Yarn Extensions

  • Monday, May 4 @ 9:00 am - 1:00 pm
  • Free
  • Grades 9-12

Using yarn student will demonstrate the skill of installing braided in hair extensions


Knoxville Byington Solway Career Center 2700 Byington Solway Rd

Galaxy Faction Coasters

  • Monday, May 4 @ 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
  • Free
  • Grades 9-12

This class will be a leather tooling class with a “galaxy faction theme” which be heavily inspired by the light and dark sides of a far away galaxy… Also a newer now popular faction will also be available to give inspiration for this fun class.


Knoxville Tandy Leather 9355 Kingston Pike Suite 19

Story Time

  • Monday, May 4 @ 11:00 am - 11:30 am
    |Recurring Event (See all)
    Every Weekday
  • Free
  • Grades 3-5

Museum staff and volunteers read stories about famous aviators, hot-air balloon flights, trips to Mars, characters visible in the night sky, or creatures that have their own wings. Each session includes one story and a hands-on activity. Groups larger than 10 are encouraged to reserve a story time in advance.


DC-MD-VA National Air and Space Museum, Steven F Udvar-Hazy Center 14390 Air and Space Museum Parkway

Story Time

  • Monday, May 4 @ 11:30 am - 12:00 pm
    |Recurring Event (See all)
    Every Weekday
  • Free
  • Grades 3-5

Museum staff and volunteers read stories about famous aviators, hot-air balloon flights, trips to Mars, characters visible in the night sky, or creatures that have their own wings. Each session includes one story and a hands-on activity. Groups larger than 10 are encouraged to reserve a story time in advance.


DC-MD-VA National Air and Space Museum, Steven F Udvar-Hazy Center 14390 Air and Space Museum Parkway

Teen Makerspace Hangout

  • Monday, May 4 @ 5:00 pm - 7:00 pm
  • Free
  • Grades 6-8

The Kunkel Creation Station (KCS) will serve as an idea lab and creation space for teens to explore their creativity and cultivate their imaginations in interactive, hands-on ways! Bring a friend and stop by to tinker with the 3D printer, use our Cricut Maker, use our button maker, create something out of duct tape, or collaborate on projects with other teens. No registration necessary. Want to know more about what materials we have available? Email the Teen Programmer at emcquiggan@ccpa.net.


Central PA Cleve J. Fredricksen Library 100 N. 19th Street

Science Night

  • Monday, May 4 @ 5:45 pm - 6:45 pm
  • Free
  • Grades 6-8

Looking for a summer camp still, but still not sure which one to pick? No worries. We will be spending an hour with you and your Jr. Scientist and showcasing our 15 science camp themes for this summer. You and your Jr. Scientist will not be sitting through a boring lecture, but instead trying out some of the experiments yourself through guided hands-on demonstrations. By the end of the night, you may have a clear winner or winners of weeks…


Raleigh-Durham-Chapel Hill, NC Science Fun for Everyone! 111 James Jackson Ave Suite #107

DiscoverED

  • Tuesday, May 5 @ 9:00 am - 2:00 pm
  • Free
  • Grades 3-5

Celebrate DiscoverED’s 5th Anniversary this year as students from different schools are partnered together for an interactive day of learning. Students will visit a partner school in the morning of the event to participate in a collaborative STEM lesson followed by a whole-group experience for all participants at the Carnegie Museum of Art.


Pop-Up Events Carnegie Museum of Art 4400 Forbes Avenue

Children’s Field Trip Program

  • Tuesday, May 5 @ 9:00 am - 11:00 am
  • Free
  • All ages

Olivewood Gardens and Learning Center teaches and inspires adults and youth to become healthy and active citizens through organic gardening, environmental stewardship and nutrition education. Our program includes field trip visits where students learn to prepare nutritious organic food, how to compost or garden and learn about the environment. This event is a closed field trip, but other opportunities exist throughout the year.


San Diego County National City CA 2525 N Avenue

Story Time

  • Tuesday, May 5 @ 11:00 am - 11:30 am
    |Recurring Event (See all)
    Every Weekday
  • Free
  • Grades 3-5

Museum staff and volunteers read stories about famous aviators, hot-air balloon flights, trips to Mars, characters visible in the night sky, or creatures that have their own wings. Each session includes one story and a hands-on activity. Groups larger than 10 are encouraged to reserve a story time in advance.


DC-MD-VA National Air and Space Museum, Steven F Udvar-Hazy Center 14390 Air and Space Museum Parkway

Story Time

  • Tuesday, May 5 @ 11:30 am - 12:00 pm
    |Recurring Event (See all)
    Every Weekday
  • Free
  • Grades 3-5

Museum staff and volunteers read stories about famous aviators, hot-air balloon flights, trips to Mars, characters visible in the night sky, or creatures that have their own wings. Each session includes one story and a hands-on activity. Groups larger than 10 are encouraged to reserve a story time in advance.


DC-MD-VA National Air and Space Museum, Steven F Udvar-Hazy Center 14390 Air and Space Museum Parkway

Radical Repair Workshop

  • Tuesday, May 5 @ 12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
  • Free
  • All ages

The Radical Repair Workshop is a pop-up art experience housed inside a 1966 Frolic camper. The project encourages participants and viewers to consider their relationship to mending, sentimental objects, single-use items, and radical (potentially non-functional) modes of repair. Inside the camper you’ll find an art studio, a gallery of repaired items, and space for hands-on workshops. Items that have been donated by the public or scavenged by sculptor Julia Gartrell are taken in, assessed, and “repaired” in a manner aligning…


Raleigh-Durham-Chapel Hill, NC Museum of Life and Science 433 W Murray Ave

Remake Learning Days Kickoff with DiscoverED

  • Tuesday, May 5 @ 12:00 pm - 1:30 pm
  • Free
  • Grades 3-5

On Tuesday, May 5, there will be over 1000 students representing the 43 school districts in Allegheny County participating in a design challenge at Carnegie Museum of Art. The purpose behind the DiscoverED design challenge is for students to develop modern learning skills through the iterative design process (rather than being told exactly what to do). Students will be given the tools they need for success and educators will walk around and assist as needed by asking prompt questions. Join…


Pop-Up Events Carnegie Museum of Art 4400 Forbes Avenue

Belt Class

  • Tuesday, May 5 @ 3:00 pm - 5:00 pm
    |Recurring Event (See all)

    One event on Tuesday, May 12, 2020 at 3:00 pm

  • $15.00
  • Grades 9-12

This class is simple yet extremely useful and will be a great introductory class for anyone new to crafting. In this class you will learn how to make your very own leather belt that will last for years!


Knoxville Tandy Leather 9355 Kingston Pike Suite 19

STEAM Community Program

  • Tuesday, May 5 @ 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm
  • Free
  • Grades 3-5

Parents and students will engage in different STEAM stations .The parents will follow the Engineer by Design process when completing the activity. The will work with their child to accomplish each task. STEM careers will be highlighted along with projects students have completed that align with such careers. Student work and projects will be showcased from Kindergarten to fourth grade.


Central PA Pine Grove Area 107 School Street

Make It!

  • Tuesday, May 5 @ 4:00 pm - Tuesday, May 19 @ 5:00 pm
    |Recurring Event (See all)
    Every Tuesday from 4pm-5pm
  • Free
  • Grades 3-5

Create a different project with us every week as we explore arts, crafts, music, science and technology. Dive into maker and create projects such as musical instruments, computer programming games, paper helicopters, balloon racing cars and more!


DC-MD-VA Capitol View Library 5001 Central Avenue SE

Dream It Do It – East TN

  • Wednesday, May 6 @ 6:30 am - 7:30 pm
  • Free
  • Grades 9-12

Creating awareness among young people and those who influence their career decisions about the outstanding training and job opportunities that exist in advanced manufacturing today.


Knoxville 602 Scarboro Rd 602 Scarboro Rd

Educators School Tour #1

  • Wednesday, May 6 @ 8:00 am - 4:00 pm
  • Free
  • Adults only for professional development

Please join our team as we travel to four different schools in San Diego that exemplify what wonderful learning is for students. We will walk through classrooms and have discussions throughout the day on what we saw and how we can move all schools into a direction to meet the needs of all children. This tour is for educators only. Our intent is to travel in two tour vans and stop for lunch together at our halfway point. We will…


San Diego County San Diego County Office of Education 6401 Linda Vista Rd

Beautiful pH

  • Wednesday, May 6 @ 9:00 am - 2:00 pm
  • Free
  • Grades 9-12

Using a chemical pH indicator liquid students will find the pH of beauty care products and reveal how safe or damaging they are to the hair, skin, and nails.


Knoxville Fulton High School 2509 N Broadway

Using Blocks to Turn STEM into STEAM

  • Wednesday, May 6 @ 9:00 am - 5:00 pm
  • Free
  • Pre-K

Children and their families will be engaged in a full day of hands on, active, dynamic and integrated learning experiences using a variety of blocks, and other accessories to ignite their imagination, enhance their problem solving skills and self expression. They will be able to tell stories about their structures, sketch them, as well as take photos of them.

Gifts of the Garden

  • Wednesday, May 6 @ 10:00 am - 5:00 pm
  • Free
  • All ages

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Raleigh-Durham-Chapel Hill, NC Museum of Life and Science 433 W Murray Ave

Color Theory Class

  • Wednesday, May 6 @ 10:00 am - 2:00 pm
  • Free
  • Grades 9-12

Color theory class that will not just be used for leather. It will teach basic color theory skills that you can use for all of your art projects. This class will also be free!!


Knoxville Tandy Leather 9355 Kingston Pike Suite 19

Story Time

  • Wednesday, May 6 @ 11:00 am - 11:30 am
    |Recurring Event (See all)
    Every Weekday
  • Free
  • Grades 3-5

Museum staff and volunteers read stories about famous aviators, hot-air balloon flights, trips to Mars, characters visible in the night sky, or creatures that have their own wings. Each session includes one story and a hands-on activity. Groups larger than 10 are encouraged to reserve a story time in advance.


DC-MD-VA National Air and Space Museum, Steven F Udvar-Hazy Center 14390 Air and Space Museum Parkway

Story Time

  • Wednesday, May 6 @ 11:30 am - 12:00 pm
    |Recurring Event (See all)
    Every Weekday
  • Free
  • Grades 3-5

Museum staff and volunteers read stories about famous aviators, hot-air balloon flights, trips to Mars, characters visible in the night sky, or creatures that have their own wings. Each session includes one story and a hands-on activity. Groups larger than 10 are encouraged to reserve a story time in advance.


DC-MD-VA National Air and Space Museum, Steven F Udvar-Hazy Center 14390 Air and Space Museum Parkway

Exploring Ethics: The Deep Learning Revolution

  • Wednesday, May 6 @ 5:00 pm - 7:00 pm
  • Free
  • All ages

In conjunction with the Center for Ethics in Science and Technology, the Fleet Science Center welcomes guests to encounter science from an ethical viewpoint. Held on the first Wednesday of the month, from October through June, this ongoing series brings the public and scientists together to explore how science and technology can best serve society. Through forums, projects and resources, the Ethics Center gives stakeholders an opportunity to share perspectives on the ethical implications of new developments in science and…


San Diego County Fleet Science Center 1875 El Prado

Turtle Creek Elementary STEAM Academy Science Nights

  • Wednesday, May 6 @ 6:00 pm - 7:30 pm
  • Free
  • Grades 3-5

This event is planned for the families in 1st and 3rd grade. This event includes science experiments that the families can participate in with each other. There will be teachers, community members and staff members that have developed science experiences for the students and families to experience and enjoy.


Pop-Up Events Turtle Creek Elementary STEAM Academy 126 Monroeville Avenue

Arts Integration: Techniques For Your Classroom of Early Learners

  • Wednesday, May 6 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
  • Free
  • Grades 3-5

In this workshop designed for early childhood and early elementary school instructors, participants will learn how to use key components of creative drama techniques including storytelling, sensory exploration, role play, tableaux, and character building to help deepen content understanding for students across various academic curriculum concepts. In this interactive session, attendees will participate in multi-sensory activities, learn strategies for bringing a story to life, and will then have the chance to devise ways to implement the concepts we explored in…


DC-MD-VA Imagination Stage 4908 Auburn Avenue

Carolina Science Cafe: CBD, a therapeutic cure-all?

  • Wednesday, May 6 @ 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm
  • Free
  • Adults only for professional development

CBD, an extract from the cannabis or marijuana plant, is gaining increasing attention given its potential medicinal benefits. Once known as a “hippie’s disappointment,” CBD has now been labeled as a therapeutic “cure-all”. The current popularity of CBD has outpaced the science behind its use. What’s real? What’s bogus? How much do we know about CBD? Join us as we try to separate the science from the hype by looking at the most recent research findings by a team here at UNC.


Raleigh-Durham-Chapel Hill, NC Top of the Hill’s “Back Bar” 100 E. Franklin Street

Garmin SPARK Event with Girl Scouts of NE KS & NW MO

  • Wednesday, May 6 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
  • $3
  • Grades 6-8

Girl Scouts will get hands-on experience as they learn about Scratch programming and hardware engineering. They will hear from engineers from a variety of backgrounds and have the opportunity to explore how the field of engineering impacts the world around us. Girl Scouts will also get a tour of Garmin headquarters and learn about the different business segments of the company. This opportunity is open to Cadette Girls Scouts of NE KS & NW MO.


Kansas City Garmin 1200 E. 151st St.

6th Grade STEM Days

  • Thursday, May 7 @ 8:00 am - Friday, May 8 @ 3:00 pm
  • Free
  • Grades 6-8

6th graders from Central Mountain Middle school will get the opportunity to experience highly engaging activities in the fields of Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics.  With the help of local businesses, Central Mountain High School students, and Lock Haven University students, the 6th Grade teachers at Central Mountain Middle school will plan and implement a variety of high interest activity stations for the 6th graders.  Parents are invited to attend form 9-11 a.m. to see what fun and exciting things…

Battery Car Races

  • Thursday, May 7 @ 9:00 am - 2:30 pm
  • Free
  • Grades 6-8

Dorseyville Middle School students will work collaboratively to design, build, and race cars powered by AA batteries. They will use Adobe Illustrator, Tinkercad, and our Glowforge laser to design their car’s body. The assembled cars will then be tested and compete in a race to determine which group’s design is the fastest. Come see what these students are up to!


Southwestern PA Dorseyville Middle School 3732 Saxonburg Boulevard

Solana Pacific Leadership Day

  • Thursday, May 7 @ 9:00 am - 11:30 am
  • Free
  • Grades 3-5

Leadership Day at Solana Pacific will celebrate all of our Sandpiper Leaders! The day will lead visitors through a glimpse into all the ways our students show their leadership. Throughout the year students participate in academic clubs, social clubs, volunteer opportunities, athletic clubs, art, music, dance, garden club, etc. This is a time to celebrate all of the leaders of Solana Pacific. The day also includes classroom tours, in which visitors can see the classrooms that ignite the passion for…


San Diego County Solana Pacific Elementary School 3901 Townsgate Dr.

Collaborating Through Art Educator Professional Development

  • Thursday, May 7 @ 9:00 am - 3:00 pm
  • $100
  • Adults only for professional development

Educators can explore different tools, materials, and several making and arts integration processes to gain an understanding of the impact making art together can have on young children’s learning and interpretation skills. Lunch included!


Southwestern PA Museum Lab 6 Allegheny Square East

A Celebration of Unique Abilities

  • Thursday, May 7 @ 10:00 am - 11:00 am
  • Free
  • Adults only for professional development

Join educators from the Western Pennsylvania School for Blind Children for a student-led tour, highlighting creativity, perseverance and curiosity through our innovative approach to instruction. From aquaponics to technology to a student run-enterprise and multi-media learning, students with visual impairment utilize a hands on approach in order to bring lessons to life.


Southwestern PA Western Pennsylvania School for Blind Children 201 N. Bellefield Avenue

George Shrink

  • Thursday, May 7 @ 10:00 am - 11:00 am
  • Free
  • K-2

Come explore the children’s section at the FOR Sto-Rox Public Library as we gather to read an enjoyable and entertaining book called “George Shrinks.” After the book, the children will create a picture of themselves and then we will make Shrink-A-Drinks of ourselves. Come join the fun!


Southwestern PA FOR Sto-Rox Public Library 420 Chartiers Ave

Art in The Garden

  • Thursday, May 7 @ 10:30 am - 11:30 am
  • Free
  • K-2

Join us in our Garden as we make, beautify and discover art inspired by nature! We will explore natural elements and take inspiration to make masterpieces. Explore the power and inspiration of nature and art combined. The Art in The Garden program is drop-in, so guests may come and go as they please! This program is designed for young learners (0-8), but all are welcome. For more information about Early Childhood Learning, visit our home page!


Southwestern PA Children’s Museum of Pittsburgh 10 Children’s Way

Story Time

  • Thursday, May 7 @ 11:00 am - 11:30 am
    |Recurring Event (See all)
    Thursdays and Fridays at 11:00 am and Saturdays at 11:00 am and 1:30 pm
  • Free
  • Grades 3-5

Museum staff and volunteers read stories about famous aviators, hot-air balloon flights, trips to Mars, characters visible in the night sky, or creatures that have their own wings. Each session includes one story and a hands-on activity. Groups larger than 10 are encouraged to reserve a story time in advance.


DC-MD-VA National Air and Space Museum 655 Jefferson Drive, SW

Story Time

  • Thursday, May 7 @ 11:00 am - 11:30 am
    |Recurring Event (See all)
    Every Weekday
  • Free
  • Grades 3-5

Museum staff and volunteers read stories about famous aviators, hot-air balloon flights, trips to Mars, characters visible in the night sky, or creatures that have their own wings. Each session includes one story and a hands-on activity. Groups larger than 10 are encouraged to reserve a story time in advance.


DC-MD-VA National Air and Space Museum, Steven F Udvar-Hazy Center 14390 Air and Space Museum Parkway

Story Time

  • Thursday, May 7 @ 11:30 am - 12:00 pm
    |Recurring Event (See all)
    Every Weekday
  • Free
  • Grades 3-5

Museum staff and volunteers read stories about famous aviators, hot-air balloon flights, trips to Mars, characters visible in the night sky, or creatures that have their own wings. Each session includes one story and a hands-on activity. Groups larger than 10 are encouraged to reserve a story time in advance.


DC-MD-VA National Air and Space Museum, Steven F Udvar-Hazy Center 14390 Air and Space Museum Parkway

Mosaic Making

  • Thursday, May 7 @ 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
  • Free
  • All ages

Come learn the basic skills and terminology of mosaic making. Use an assortment of colored tiles, buttons, and beads! Plan out an abstract or realistic design, and then create a one-of-a-kind piece of art to take home. All ages are welcome. This is a drop-in program, so feel free to come and go as you please! For more information, contact Lydia Burnett at lburnett@pittsburgh kids.org. Free with Museum Admission. Museum admission = $17 adults, $15 children ages 2-18 and senior…


Southwestern PA Children’s Museum of Pittsburgh 10 Children’s Way

Customizing Shoes with Angelus Paints

  • Thursday, May 7 @ 1:30 pm - 5:30 pm
  • $10.00
  • Grades 9-12

We are extremely excited to be hosting this class! Angelus paints are well known in the custom shoe world as well as other art crafting. The shoes you bring in MUST be something you no longer care about. You will be stripping these shoes of their finish and applying your designs! You can then take these skills and apply them on all your leather goods. This will be a 4 hour class, but you will not need to be here…


Knoxville Tandy Leather 9355 Kingston Pike Suite 19

Making and Manufacturing

  • Thursday, May 7 @ 2:00 pm - 6:00 pm
  • Free
  • All ages

The Manufacturing Assistance Center (MAC) is in Homewood to teach the basics of machining and manufacturing to prospective students looking to get into a trade field. We teach people how to use Manual Machines and CNC Machines, but during the event the CNC machines will be running to show the manufacturing process. Within the MAC is also the MakerSpace designed for the community. The space holds a variety of tools and during the event, people will be able to see…


Southwestern PA University of Pittsburgh Manufacturing Assistance Center 7800 Susquehanna St. Ste. 104

digital FABRICation: Creating Artwork for Heat Transfer to Apparel

  • Thursday, May 7 @ 2:30 pm - 5:00 pm
  • Free
  • All ages

Using the tools in the VW eLab at Red Bank, explore how to employ devices to mash-up, set up of vinyl cutter, check and export file to machine for cutting, using weeding tools to pick vinyl, settings & operation of heat press.


Chattanooga VW eLab at Red Bank RBHS 640 Morrison Springs Rd.

Tween Scene: Hand Sew a Felt Piggy Bank

  • Thursday, May 7 @ 3:30 pm - 4:30 pm
  • Free
  • Grades 3-5

Meet new friends, hang out with old friends and try something new. Connect with peers in an engaging social environment. In this Labs Workshop for tweens we will be learning how to sew. Labs Mentor Eva will teach the basics and use a pattern to sew pig shaped coin punches. All materials and tools will be provided. For children in grades 3-5.


Southwestern PA Carnegie Library of Pittsburgh – Sheraden 720 Sherwood Avenue

STEM All Hands on Tech: Robot Playground

  • Thursday, May 7 @ 3:30 pm - 4:30 pm
  • Free
  • Grades 3-5

Experiment, play and learn in an interactive technology featuring various robots. STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering, Math) All Hands On Tech programs support learning and literacy by introducing children to technology. In this program we will be exploring different kinds of robots. Children and families can play and explore, get book suggestions and learn all about robots at the Library!


Southwestern PA Carnegie Library of Pittsburgh – Brookline 708 Brookline Blvd,

Kids Create: Draw Bots

  • Thursday, May 7 @ 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm
  • Free
  • Grades 3-5

Get Creative! Working with art supplies helps children develop fine motor coordination, listening skills and the ability to follow directions while expressing their creativity. In this program we will code robots to make art. Collaborate with others to create a mural for the library. For children in grades K-5.


Southwestern PA Carnegie Library of Pittsburgh – Woods Run 1201 Woods Run Avenue

Kids Club: Outdoor Learning

  • Thursday, May 7 @ 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm
  • Free
  • Grades 3-5

Meet new friends, hang out with old friends and try something new! Children can have fun, build social skills and use their imaginations. Children and families will celebrate the arrival of spring by helping to beautify our terrace while learning about the growth needs and life cycle of flowers and plants.


Southwestern PA Carnegie Library of Pittsburgh – Allegheny 1230 Federal Street

BeatMaking x BeatShare: A meetup for young musicians and producers

  • Thursday, May 7 @ 4:00 pm - 7:00 pm
  • Free
  • Grades 9-12

This event provides a space for teen producers and musicians to learn new skills, play tracks and meet new friends. There will be beatmaking tips and tutorials by professional producers. Attendees will be able to get hands-on with a variety of production equipment and create their own compositions. The event will also feature a listening session where young music makers can play their original tracks in a real recording studio and get feedback from peers and professionals. Be sure to…


Southwestern PA Lighthouse Teen Center at Homewood YMCA 7140 Bennett Street

Filming Production

  • Thursday, May 7 @ 4:00 pm - 6:00 pm
  • Free
  • Grades 3-5

Family members are invited and will get to enjoy viewing the film premier developed by the students. This activity will help expose and broaden student’s knowledge in the engineering, entertainment, and technology industry. Community and family members of the students are surely invited. Mothers would be able to enjoy the activity as a highlight before Mother’s Day.


Southwestern PA Manchester Elementary School 1612 Manhatten Street

CARES Code

  • Thursday, May 7 @ 4:00 pm - 5:30 pm
  • Free
  • Grades 3-5

Dissecting a computer and Philosopher’s Dilemma The students learned the major parts of a computer, using metaphors/similes to help them understand how a computer works. They will demonstrate how two chopsticks picks up a stuffed sushi, they say their name and an interesting fact about themselves. Distributed Computing with “The Mind” – Play The Mind. Students will demonstrate the algorithm for beating the game using (somewhat) synchronized clocks. Sorting Competition – Using the cards from the mind above kids will…


Southwestern PA Wesley Center 2701 Centre Avenue

Chess!!!

  • Thursday, May 7 @ 4:00 pm - 7:00 pm
    |Recurring Event (See all)
    May 7th 4pm-6pm and May 14th 4pm-7pm
  • Free
  • All ages

Are you a Chess player? Do you want to learn how to play Chess? Chess is a great activity that parents (or grandparents) and children can enjoy together! All ages and abilities are encouraged to participate!! Experienced players can play each other or help teach beginners. Instruction will be provided for those new to chess. Can you play chess but have never taken notation? We will show you how! Come on out for fun and fellowship! We look forward to…


Chattanooga Hixson YFD Center 5401 School Drive

Oh, The Places You’ll Go Story Time

  • Thursday, May 7 @ 4:30 pm - 6:30 pm
  • Free
  • Grades 3-5

Oh, The Places You’ll Go by Dr. Suess was his last book to be published during his lifetime. The book concerns the journey of life and its challenges. Theodor Seuss Geisel–aka Dr. Seuss–is one of the most beloved children’s book authors of all time. From The Cat in the Hat to Oh, the Places You’ll Go!, his iconic characters, stories, and art style have been a lasting influence on generations of children and adults. The books he wrote and illustrated…


Chattanooga Tyner YFD Center 6900 Ty Hi Drive

Leave No Trace Awareness Workshop

  • Thursday, May 7 @ 5:00 pm - 7:00 pm
  • Free
  • Adults only for professional development

Schoolhouse of Wonder is hosting a free Leave No Trace awareness workshop for outdoor educators, scout leaders, land management agency personnel, guides, and anyone who wants to teach people how to minimize their impact on the outdoors. Those who complete a Leave No Trace Awareness Workshop are equipped to: • Understand, promote and share minimum impact techniques with friends, family or community groups. • Lead a discussion on outdoor ethics and help others explore their own personal outdoor ethic. •…


Raleigh-Durham-Chapel Hill, NC West Point on the Eno 5101 N Roxboro St.

Lawrence County’s Make-A-Thon Student Challenge Event & Showcase

  • Thursday, May 7 @ 5:00 pm - 7:30 pm
  • Free
  • All ages

New Castle Area SD is excited to host Lawrence County’s first ever Make-A-Thon Student Challenge Event & Showcase which includes students and teachers from local school communities in and around the Beaver, Butler, Lawrence, and Mercer County areas. However, we openly invite and encourage all interested students, teachers, and families in the greater Pittsburgh and Southwestern PA areas to join us and participate in this fun-filled evening focused on student-centered learning. Make-A-Thon Challenge Event Details: Students can pre-register in age-appropriate…


Southwestern PA New Castle Jr.-Sr. HS 300 East Lincoln Ave.

STEAM Game Night

  • Thursday, May 7 @ 5:00 pm - 7:00 pm
  • Free
  • All ages

The Y Creator Space youth have been learning so many new things about topics ranging from “Lost In Space” to “Exploring the Ocean”.  They are excited to invite you all to learn from them.  They will be spending the first half of the night teaching you all they know.  The second half of the night they will be hosting their own interactive game of jeopardy on your new knowledge (for some awesome prizes). This will be held at the Homewood-Brushton…


Southwestern PA Homewood-Brushton YMCA 7140 Bennett St.

Meet and Greet with the Twinnovation eLab

  • Thursday, May 7 @ 5:30 pm - 7:00 pm
  • Free
  • Grades 6-8

Participants will create keychains by laser cutting acrylic shapes and using the vinyl cutter to create stickers for they keychain. They will also do an introduction to coding course through micro:bit. This is a great opportunity for future Soddy Daisy Middle School students to engage with a vital component of the school– the Volkswagen eLab.


Chattanooga Soddy Daisy Middle School 200 Turner Road

STEAM Showcase

  • Thursday, May 7 @ 5:30 pm - 7:00 pm
  • Free
  • All ages

Join us as we celebrate our strides in innovation! The following projects will be displayed: 8th Grade Genius Hour Projects 7th Grade Robo-Biomes Sphero Robotic-Powered Boats Search and Rescue Drones Piper Bot Computer Construction Kits Coding Tools for PreK Pancake Art Student Art Gallery


Southwestern PA Burgettstown Middle High School 104 Bavington Road

Float a Boat at Scottdale Public Library

  • Thursday, May 7 @ 5:30 pm - 6:30 pm
  • Free
  • K-2

Join the Scottdale Library for our program, Float a Boat, This program is geared toward families with children between the ages of 2-8. Work together as a family and learn about floating! Crafts, snacks and Videos featuring our Sesame Street Friends and Cat in the Hat.


Southwestern PA scottdale public library 106 Spring Street

South Park Middle School Celebration of Excellence

  • Thursday, May 7 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
  • Free
  • All ages

South Park Middle School’s Celebration of Excellence, 2020, is excited to highlight the achievements and experiences of 5th through 8th grade students as we open our doors for the community the evening of May 7th. In its inaugural year, a TREP$ Marketplace will be hosted as an interactive entrepreneurial culmination of a 6th grade math class experience with opportunities for visitors to purchase products developed by middle school student entrepreneurs. South Park Middle School takes pride in being the first…


Southwestern PA South Park Middle School 2500 Stewart Road

Innovation Expo Family Night

  • Thursday, May 7 @ 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm
  • Free
  • Grades 3-5

During the Innovation Expo, families will get to see what has been going on in the Pre-K classroom as they learn about STEM/STEAM. They will get to join in on the fun by helping to create a LEGO STEAM Park, full of opportunities to engage in learning and fun!


Chattanooga Lakeside Academy 4850 Jersey Pike

Parenting in the Digital Age: Advice from Common Sense Media and Teens

  • Thursday, May 7 @ 6:00 pm - 7:30 pm
  • Free
  • Adults only for professional development

Kids often engage in exploring and experimenting online. Their insights can be valuable to the whole community, including families of elementary, middle, or high school students. We’ll invite a panel of teens to talk about the opportunities and pitfalls they’ve experienced online so parents of younger students can anticipate how to support their kids in the coming years. Drawing on the experiences of teens within the community this session will encourage parents and caregivers to have meaningful conversations with students…


San Diego County Epiphany Prep Charter School 725 N Escondido Blvd

Out of the Classroom- Stories from Informal Educators

  • Thursday, May 7 @ 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm
  • Free
  • Adults only for professional development

Join us at Museum Lab for an evening of stories about learning happening outside of the classroom told by informal educators. Hear stories about the success and failures, the sweetness and the hardships, and the real learning moments happening in informal spaces. Attendees will be invited to submit their name into a hat to have a chance to be picked to share their story to a live audience. Drinks and light fare will be provided before the event.


Southwestern PA Museum Lab 6 Allegheny Square East

Highlands School District Computer Science and STEAM Showcase

  • Thursday, May 7 @ 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm
  • Free
  • All ages

The Highlands School District will be showcasing all of the wonderful Computer Science initiatives and technology that is being utilized with our K-8 students. Families and community members can explore the numerous interactive, hands-on activities that will be provided and modeled by students and staff. BeeBots, Puzzlets, Ozobots, VR/AR Google Expeditions, Makey Makey, Sphero and much much more will be available to learn and engage with! Light refreshments and snacks will also be provided. Children, parents and community member are…

Adult Line Dance Class

  • Thursday, May 7 @ 6:30 pm - Thursday, May 14 @ 7:30 pm
  • Free
  • Adults only for professional development

An arts and culture exercise class to keep community members active. This class will be held on Thursday, May 7th, at 6:30pm, and Monday, 11th at 6:30pm. This event will be held at Glenwood YFD center.


Chattanooga Glenwood Center 2610 E 3rd St

Discover Your Agilities & Draw Your Future

  • Friday, May 8 @ 8:00 am - 5:00 pm
  • Free
  • Grades 9-12

The power of visualization has been recognized for centuries as a method to increase motivation and performance. Visualization can trick the mind into overcoming self-doubt and fear by making the unknown known1, improving skills as effectively as real practice2, and determining the perception of reality.3,4 Together, these form a powerful tool for goal setting. Learning how to enhance these aspects of self-growth provides an opportunity to create a valuable impact in students’ lives as they look toward their future. Recognizing…


Kansas City Plexpod Crossroads 1712 Main St

A Slow Walk to Look and Uncover the Complexities of our Communities

  • Friday, May 8 @ 8:00 am - Sunday, May 10 @ 5:00 pm
  • Free
  • All ages

The Out of Eden Project “Invites young people to slow down and observe the world carefully, share their stories and perspectives, and explore how their lives connect to bigger human stories.” Pick a place that you experience every day. Plan some extended time to slow walk and observe that space,, looking closely at the complexities of that space. Take notes, draw, take photos, videos. etc., to document your observations. Share your observations and reflection on the experience at #uncoveringtheeveryday, #outofedenwalk,…

STEAM AHOY! Outdoor Explorations with Pint-Sized Pirates

  • Friday, May 8 @ 9:00 am - 11:00 am
  • Free
  • Pre-K

Ahoy Mateys! We’ve heard of a tale of a buried treasure chest, so wear your patch and your pirate vest. We have a map to guide the way, so be sure to join us for some pirate fun along the way! Join us on a swashbuckling adventure as we explore outdoor learning fun at Keystone State Park! Design a pirate ship that sails through the water, test pirate treasures to see if they sink or float, dig for buried alphabet…


Southwestern PA Keystone State Park 1150 Keystone Park Road

Inventors who STEAMed up Agriculture

  • Friday, May 8 @ 9:30 am - 3:00 pm
  • Free
  • Grades 3-5

How to feed the world now and in the future? This is the challenge accepted by the inventors in the National Agricultural Hall of Fame. Celebrate these inquisitive minds by tackling the problems they faced. Walk through Farm Town USA as one of our Hall of Fame members who STEAMed Up Agriculture through experimentation to feed and clothe an ever-growing and changing world. Put yourself in George Washington Carver’s role as he looked for ways to increase crops and improve…

Preschool Explorers

  • Friday, May 8 @ 10:00 am - 11:30 am
  • Free
  • Pre-K

There’s something special about seeing the magic and freedom the outdoor world has through the eyes of young children. Join us and other families to explore the forests, creeks, and fields in our Preschool Explorers program! Preschool Explorers will have hands-on activities, storytelling, and nature-based imaginative time. We’ll be experiencing nature with all of our senses, including our sense of fun! Join us for a guided morning of nature-based exploration designed for 3-5 year olds and their adult.


Raleigh-Durham-Chapel Hill, NC West Point on the Eno 5101 N Roxboro St.

Money Clipper Wallet Class

  • Friday, May 8 @ 10:00 am - 1:00 pm
    |Recurring Event (See all)

    One event on Friday, May 8, 2020 at 1:00 pm

  • $15.00
  • Grades 9-12

In this class you will learn how to make a leather wallet from scratch. The money clipper is a bi-fold and does have pockets. This will be a good base class to learn skills for a lot of your future projects. There will be 2 classes on 5/8/20 one at 10 am – 1 pm and another from 1 pm- 4 pm Class fee is $15.00


Knoxville Tandy Leather 9355 Kingston Pike Suite 19

Become a Junior Chemist for the Day

  • Friday, May 8 @ 10:00 am - 1:00 pm
  • Free
  • Grades 3-5

Our school age students will participate in two different chemistry experiment programs. In the first program the students will be introduced to the concepts of atoms and reactions. They will participate in a series of hands-on experiments including a race to tear paper to the size of an atom. During the second program the students will explore slime! They will examine the key components in the slime recipe along with testing the properties of the different recipes.


Southwestern PA JB’s Bright Beginnings. 780 Brush Hill Rd

Little Learners: Robot Playground

  • Friday, May 8 @ 10:30 am - 11:30 am
  • Free
  • Pre-K

Learning starts here! Children will get to know the world around them through play and exploration while bonding with their family and developing social skills. This program includes exploring patterns and developing early math skills through play. In this program children and families will play with Lego Coding Express and Blue Bots which introduce concepts like patterns and sequences. This program is recommended for children 18 months 5 years and their caregivers.


Southwestern PA Carnegie Library of Pittsburgh – West End 47 Wabash Street

Bee Real

  • Friday, May 8 @ 11:00 am - 2:00 pm
  • Free
  • Grades 9-12

For more than a decade, students at Andrew St. High School have been keeping bees, harvesting honey, and making hive products. In the last few years, we have expanded to over a dozen hives and are now licensed by the PA Department of Agriculture as a honey retailer and wholesaler. Visit our apiary on May 8th to see the hives (or – if that seems a little scary – check out our observation hive), sample some honey (and buy some!)…


Southwestern PA Propel Andrew Street High School 605 E. 10th Avenue

Story Time

  • Friday, May 8 @ 11:00 am - 11:30 am
    |Recurring Event (See all)
    Thursdays and Fridays at 11:00 am and Saturdays at 11:00 am and 1:30 pm
  • Free
  • Grades 3-5

Museum staff and volunteers read stories about famous aviators, hot-air balloon flights, trips to Mars, characters visible in the night sky, or creatures that have their own wings. Each session includes one story and a hands-on activity. Groups larger than 10 are encouraged to reserve a story time in advance.


DC-MD-VA National Air and Space Museum 655 Jefferson Drive, SW

Story Time

  • Friday, May 8 @ 11:00 am - 11:30 am
    |Recurring Event (See all)
    Every Weekday
  • Free
  • Grades 3-5

Museum staff and volunteers read stories about famous aviators, hot-air balloon flights, trips to Mars, characters visible in the night sky, or creatures that have their own wings. Each session includes one story and a hands-on activity. Groups larger than 10 are encouraged to reserve a story time in advance.


DC-MD-VA National Air and Space Museum, Steven F Udvar-Hazy Center 14390 Air and Space Museum Parkway

Arsenal of Democracy – Historic Aerial Parade

  • Friday, May 8 @ 11:30 am - 1:00 pm
  • Free
  • All ages

Aligning with the sequence of history, and coming full circle, we will honor the 75th anniversary of the end of WWII with two signature events that highlight the May 8, 1945, celebration of the end of fighting in Europe and the September 2, 1945, signing of the instrument of surrender in the very harbor where the war began for our country. A historic flyover the skies of Washington, DC, will include over 100 WWII warbird aircraft representing the United States…


DC-MD-VA National Mall 2 Lincoln Memorial Cir NW

Story Time

  • Friday, May 8 @ 11:30 am - 12:00 pm
    |Recurring Event (See all)
    Every Weekday
  • Free
  • Grades 3-5

Museum staff and volunteers read stories about famous aviators, hot-air balloon flights, trips to Mars, characters visible in the night sky, or creatures that have their own wings. Each session includes one story and a hands-on activity. Groups larger than 10 are encouraged to reserve a story time in advance.


DC-MD-VA National Air and Space Museum, Steven F Udvar-Hazy Center 14390 Air and Space Museum Parkway

Pace School STEAM Tournament of Champions

  • Friday, May 8 @ 12:00 pm - 2:00 pm
  • Free
  • All ages

Pace School serves students who have Autism and emotional/behavioral disorders. At Pace, we believe that kids CAN have success, participate, and learn even more effectively through exciting and hands-on learning activities. Join us on May 15th anytime between 12-2 for a STEAM tournament of champions! We will revisit some of our favorite challenges from this year. Now it’s your turn to test your STEAM skills! Don’t worry though, our students will be on hand to assist you in becoming a…


Southwestern PA Pace School 2432 Greensburg Pike

View the Sun with our Safe Telescopes

  • Friday, May 8 @ 12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
    |Recurring Event (See all)
    Wednesday-Saturday, 12:00-3:00 pm (weather permitting)
  • Free
  • All ages

Become an astronomer using our solar-filtered telescopes. We will be there to help you observe the Sun, Moon, and other objects in space, as well as answer any questions you have. Our Observatory is free. We are open to the public, weather permitting. Follow @airandspace on Twitter for weather and closure updates, or ask at the Museum’s Welcome Center. Accessibility: The Observatory dome and terrace are accessible via ramp or steps. Written and touchable explanatory materials are available. Questions? Email…


DC-MD-VA National Air and Space Museum 655 Jefferson Drive, SW

Money Clipper Wallet Class

  • Friday, May 8 @ 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm
    |Recurring Event (See all)

    One event on Friday, May 8, 2020 at 1:00 pm

  • $15.00
  • Grades 9-12

In this class you will learn how to make a leather wallet from scratch. The money clipper is a bi-fold and does have pockets. This will be a good base class to learn skills for a lot of your future projects. There will be 2 classes on 5/8/20 one at 10 am – 1 pm and another from 1 pm- 4 pm Class fee is $15.00


Knoxville Tandy Leather 9355 Kingston Pike Suite 19

Smart Making Spaces: An introductory tour of technology prototypes to support documentation practices in project based learning

  • Friday, May 8 @ 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm
  • Free
  • Grades 9-12

Come join the project team to see work in progress, test working prototypes and discuss with students and educators the teaching and learning challenges particular to creative project based learning. As a powerful form of project or inquiry-based learning, the Maker movement has become an increasingly popular paradigm for 21st century learning experiences in contemporary education. This is true across formal and informal settings and spans K-12 through higher education. Despite the popular uptake of creative, hands-on, maker learning experiences,…


Southwestern PA AlphaLab Gear 6024 Broad Street Floor 2R

Making for Mom

  • Friday, May 8 @ 3:00 pm - 4:30 pm
  • $10
  • K-2

Create a gift for Mother’s Day, or to celebrate another meaningful person in your life by painting, gluing, cutting, taping, molding, and coloring to bring your creation to life! Join us for a storytime followed by multisensory collage-making. This is a workshop designed for interactions between caretakers and their young learners (0-8), but all are welcome. Registration is required. Ticket cost is $5 and includes 1 adult and 1 child. Each additional person costs $2.50. The program is limited to…


Southwestern PA Children’s Museum of Pittsburgh 10 Children’s Way

STEM Exploration Station

  • Friday, May 8 @ 4:00 pm - 8:00 pm
  • Free
  • All ages

Youth will have an opportunity to participate in the creation of catapults that will launch marshmallows and then make adjustments as needed to become more accurate in launching. Youth will also have an opportunity to create foil boats that will be tested for their ability to float as well as their ability to hold cargo. Stomp Rockets will also be offered as an activity.


West Virginia St. Marys Elementary School 317 Washington Street

Gentle Yoga for All

  • Friday, May 8 @ 4:30 pm - 5:30 pm
  • Free
  • All ages

Are you curious about the benefits of yoga? Wondering how you can enhance the mind-body connection? Or simply looking to try a new form of movement? This free class is designed for anyone who would like to slow down, connect with the body and calm the mind. Beginners and experienced yoga practitioners are welcome. During the class, you will be guided through a series of yoga poses and mindful breathing techniques intended to calm the busy mind and stretch the…


Raleigh-Durham-Chapel Hill, NC Southwest Regional Library – Durham County Library 3605 Shannon Rd.

Arts Alive

  • Friday, May 8 @ 5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
  • Free
  • All ages

Arts Alive features the creative accomplishments of our K – 12 students. The event features student work from a variety of mediums, including pottery, paintings, drawings, sculpture, photographs, school publications and writing projects. Student work from the family and consumer science and technology education departments and performances from the music department will also be available.


Southwestern PA North HIlls High School 53 Rochester Road

Pittsburgh Westinghouse- Remake Learning

  • Friday, May 8 @ 5:00 pm - 8:00 pm
  • Free
  • All ages

Pittsburgh Westinghouse welcomes Remake Learning to a day of STEM. Adults and children of all ages are welcome! We are excited to offer a host of STEAM/STEAM activities, including, but not limited to the following: Building Structures Learning basic coding Food Challenges Designing Prototypes and other activities that will provide learning through exploration!


Southwestern PA Pittsburgh Westinghouse 1101 North Murtland Ave

Woodsdale Elementary is on the Air

  • Friday, May 8 @ 5:30 pm - 7:30 pm
  • Free
  • Grades 3-5

Through a STEAM grant from the West Virginia Department of Arts, Culture and History, Woodsdale Elementary’s 5th grade classes are working with a professional theater group to write and present an old fashioned radio show complete with Foley Sound effects. The students will be giving a live performance of the show for their family and friends. After the show, the families will be invited to come to the school library to create old fashioned photographs as a keepsake of the…


West Virginia Woodsdale Elementary School 1 Bethany Pike

Night Hike

  • Friday, May 8 @ 5:30 pm - 8:30 pm
  • Free
  • All ages

Arts Excursions Unlimited and the Pittsburgh Parks Conservancy invite you to spend an evening in the forest in Hazelwood. Creative activities using natural materials will get you ready for your journey along this wooded urban trail. Be on the look out for wild animals like deer, turkeys and the many birds who make this forest their home. Along the path you will come across an Owl Station where you can learn about this amazing nocturnal creature. For those who keep…


Southwestern PA Hazelwood Greenway Near 446 Elizabeth Street

Teen Science Cafe at Morehead Planetarium

  • Friday, May 8 @ 5:30 pm - 7:30 pm
  • Free
  • Grades 9-12

The Teen Science Cafe gives high-school-age teens a chance to learn about science directly from working scientists! Our speakers come ready to inspire with hands-on activities, Q&A forums, or deep dives into their current research. From rocket ships and perceptions of death to microbiomes and viruses, the Teen Science Cafe at Morehead Planetarium has it all! The cafe doors at the Science Stage of Morehead Planetarium and Science Center open at 5:30 pm for pizza, cookies, veggies and lemonade. As…


Raleigh-Durham-Chapel Hill, NC Morehead Planetarium and Science Center 250 East Franklin St

Disney Musicals In Schools Program – Community Performance

  • Friday, May 8 @ 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm
    |Recurring Event (See all)

    One event on Saturday, May 9, 2020 at 2:00 pm

    One event on Saturday, May 9, 2020 at 4:00 pm

  • Free
  • All ages

Turner Intermediate School was one of only four schools in the Pittsburgh area selected to work with resident artists to perform a Disney musical.   40 students have been diligently working to learn their lines and dances in preparation for a special showcase performance at the Benedum Center for Performing Arts. There will be several performances for the community at Turner Intermediate School on May 8th and 9th 2020. Bring your entire family to watch and celebrate the results of Turner…


Southwestern PA Turner Intermediate School 1833 Laketon Road

STEM Night with Children’s Home Society

  • Friday, May 8 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
  • Free
  • Grades 9-12

On Friday, May 8th, 2020, from 6-8 p.m., we will welcome families , up to 100 people, who are affiliated with the Children’s Home Society of West Virginia to join us for an evening of hands-on building and designing. We will be creating Rube Goldberg machines, a system that uses chain reactions to complete a simple task (Think Mousetrap the Game!). Families will work together, embracing creativity, silliness, and mistakes, to show that the engineering design process can be fun,…


West Virginia WVU Evansdale Campus 1306 Evansdale Drive

The Science of Cycling

  • Friday, May 8 @ 6:00 pm - 8:30 pm
  • Free
  • All ages

Who said learning can’t be fun? Come out to the Wheel Mill and learn about science while riding the tracks at Pittsburgh’s first indoor biking park. Bikes and helmets will be provided. Various bikes available, including balance/strider bikes for children, bmx bikes and dirt jumpers. Be sure to specify which type of bike your child will ride. Children must be able to pedal on their own without training wheels to ride the bmx or dirt jumper bikes. After riding the…


Southwestern PA The Wheel Mill 6815 Hamilton Avenue

4-H STEAM Night

  • Friday, May 8 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
  • Free
  • All ages

Come join 4-H for some fun STEAM activities! We will have several booths that will not only challenge your youth’s mind but also engage them in fun activities where they can meet other individuals that also love STEAM!


Kansas City Ravenwood Elementary School 5020 NE 58th St

Teen Spring Dance

  • Friday, May 8 @ 6:00 pm - 8:30 pm
  • Free
  • Grades 9-12

Please join us for a free teens-only dance to kick off summer! There will be music from local teen bands, cotton candy, fun outdoor games, and art activities! Bring your friends and celebrate the summer season with us!


Kansas City Nelson-Atkins Museum of Art 4525 Oak Street

Art Show

  • Friday, May 8 @ 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm
  • Free
  • All ages

Tender Care Learning Center in Bethel Park will hold their annual Art Show. The art work on display is created by the children that attend our school who are between the age of 6 weeks and 10 years old. The theme for the art work is decided by the individual classrooms. Parents are able to take their child’s art work home with them on the evening of this event. There will also be a “make and take” area, where children…


Southwestern PA Hamilton Presbyterian Church 4500 Hamilton Road

Dippin’ Dots

  • Friday, May 8 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
  • Free
  • Grades 9-12

Any teen age 13-18 may attend the event. Teens will take part in a STEAM activity to learn how to make freeze dried ice cream. Teens will learn the science behind dry ice and the hands-on culinary experience to make the ice cream.

Actuated Medical Robotics Outreach with CC4H Robotics, Girl Scouts of Central PA and AAUW.

  • Saturday, May 9 @ 8:00 am - 2:00 pm
  • Free
  • Grades 9-12

This opportunity is open to the Girls Scouts of Centre County and their troop leaders and families. Students from the Centre County 4H robotics club, which is partially sponsored by Actuated Medical, will run a booth at the Girl Scouts Encampment Weekend. There will be a driving competition for the scouts to use robots (built by our middle school students) to move blocks within an arena. We will also have another 2 stations with robots from our elementary and high…

Día de la Ciencia en el Consulado de México

  • Saturday, May 9 @ 8:00 am - 12:00 pm
  • Free
  • All ages

El Planetario Morehead y el Centro de Ciencias estarán en el Consulado de México en Raleigh para ayudar a celebrar el Día de la Ciencia. Regalaremos docenas de kits de actividades gratuitas para explorar las estrellas para las familias que asistan. Este evento será afuera.

Morehead Planetarium and Science Center will be at the Mexican Consulate in Raleigh to help celebrate Science Day. We’ll be giving away dozens of free Explora las Estrellas activity kits for families who attend.

This event will be outside.


Raleigh-Durham-Chapel Hill, NC Mexican Consulate in Raleigh 431 Raleigh View Road

Saturday Swim School

  • Saturday, May 9 @ 9:00 am - 11:00 am
    |Recurring Event (See all)
    Meet Saturday mornings, 9 am to 11 am. If demand is great, we hold a second session from 11:30 to 1 pm.
  • Free
  • Adults only for professional development

Saturday Swim School gets people (both kids and adults) into the water and swimming, obviously, but for the Remake Learning Days, we’ll also explore wearable tech that goes into the pool to aid swim coaches and swimmers. Swim and measure beats per minute tempo and a host of other functions with timing, communication and scoring fun at the pool.

WVU College Sampler Day

  • Saturday, May 9 @ 9:00 am - 12:30 pm
  • Free
  • Grades 6-8

Middle school students and their parents are invited to join us on WVU’s Evansdale campus for an opportunity to learn about majors housed within three Colleges including the John Chambers College of Business and Economics, Reed College of Media, and the Benjamin M. Statler College of Engineering and Mineral Resources. After a welcome from University Relations, participants will cycle through three 45-minute stations representing majors in each of the academic units including on-camera storytelling, the engineering design process, and hospitality…


West Virginia WVU Evansdale Campus 1306 Evansdale Drive

Monongalia County 4-H at Tractor Supply Company

  • Saturday, May 9 @ 9:00 am - 12:00 pm
  • Free
  • All ages

Across the globe, 4-H is world leader in developing youths to become productive citizens and catalysts for positive change to meet the needs of a diverse and changing society. Through a focus on the four “Hs” of head, heart, hands and health, participating youths will learn to develop life skills and knowledge, build self-esteem and positive values, become more active citizens through service and adopt healthy habits. From science-based learning to historical lessons, 4-H cultivates tomorrow’s leaders and offers comprehensive…


West Virginia Tractor Supply Company Morgantown, WV 7 Vista Del Rio Dr.

World Migratory Bird Day 2020 at Frick Environmental Center

  • Saturday, May 9 @ 9:00 am - 12:00 pm
  • Free
  • All ages

Birds know no borders. Many of the species that sing to us all summer have winter homes farther south in Central or South America. Some birds just pass through, and some settle in for the summer. Whatever their destination, May is a time of year where we can see many species in our parks. World Migratory Bird Day is a celebration of the diversity of birds that live among us, and a reminder of our ability to protect these animals as…


Southwestern PA The Frick Environmental Center 2005 Beechwood Blvd.

Science Saturday: Garden Science

  • Saturday, May 9 @ 9:00 am - 12:00 pm
  • $30
  • Grades 9-12

Working with a West Virginia Master Gardener, students 12 and up will learn the science behind good gardening and get their hands in the dirt!


West Virginia Learning Options, Inc. Learning Center 445 W Main St, Suite 299-A

Popurri de Cultura – Culture class for Hispanic heritage students

  • Saturday, May 9 @ 9:00 am - 10:30 am
  • $15
  • Grades 6-8

Immerse your children ages 6 – 12 in the cultural arts of Puerto Rico through storytelling, hands-on arts projects, and simple bilingual games. Each class offers a variety of projects to choose from and parent resource guides to take home. Class leaders are professional artists and educators, all members of Cultura Plenera, who are dedicated to sharing the arts of their native island.


DC-MD-VA Sandy Spring Museum 17901 Bentley Rd

Making Birdhouses

  • Saturday, May 9 @ 9:00 am - 11:00 am
  • $13
  • All ages

Shawnee Town 1929 Museum is a living history museum which focuses on educating our visitors about small truck farming community life on the outskirts of the Kansas City metro area in the 1920s. We have a town and a farmstead with original and built structures and we dress in typical 1920s period dress when giving some adult programs and all of our children’s programs.  We recreate the methods farmers used to grow and maintain their crops before they were harvested and…


Kansas City Shawnee Town 1929 Museum farmstead 11501 W. 57th St.

S.T.E.A.M. (Ages 6-9)

  • Saturday, May 9 @ 9:15 am - 10:15 am
  • Free
  • K-2

Through fascinating experiments, engaging activities, and fun crafts we’ll explore science, technology, engineering, art, and math! This program is sponsored by Volvo.


Central PA Coy Public Library of Shippensburg 73 West King Street

Build a Fort Workshop

  • Saturday, May 9 @ 9:30 am - 11:00 am
  • Free
  • All ages

Why were forts built? What is the purpose of a bastion or fascine cannon battery? Learn the how and why of Fort Ligonier’s construction in 1758 and then apply your learning as you design and build your own fort…out of food!


Southwestern PA Fort Ligonier 200 South Market Street

RW2 Career Day

  • Saturday, May 9 @ 9:30 am - 12:00 pm
  • Free
  • Grades 9-12

This Resiliency at Work 2.0 (RW2) career day is a hands-on and minds-on experience for high school students and adults. Explore drafting and design skills and related training and certifications that leads to internship and career opportunities in KC’s Global Design Industry. Interactive sessions allow participants to create 2-D and 3-D designs; have some fun in the soft skills challenge; and talk with computer-aided drafting and design, architecture, engineering and construction professionals about the thousands of available job opportunities.


Kansas City 201 N. Forest Ave 201 N. Forest Ave.

Introduction to Mobile Robotics: Build and drive a robot chassis

  • Saturday, May 9 @ 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
  • Free
  • Grades 3-5

The Girls of Steel Robotics Team (FRC team 3504) is hosting a workshop focused around our innovative robot chassis building project on Saturday, May 9th, 10:00 am to 12:00 pm, for students in grades 3 to 7 (entering grades 4 to 8 in September 2020). This project lets participants build and drive a completely functional robot chassis in less than two hours and has been completed by everyone from children in grade school to business executives. Our goal for this…


Southwestern PA Carnegie Mellon University 5000 Forbes Ave

Animal Evacuation STEM Event

  • Saturday, May 9 @ 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
  • Free
  • Grades 6-8

Student and parent groups will use the design process to engineer a boom arm (or maybe not?) to extract a (stuffed) animal from an island (that bears a startling resemblance to a five-gallon bucket) in the middle of a toxic lake that totally isn’t a blue tarp.


West Virginia Central Elementary 750 Tomlinson Ave

Hello Sari! Make a Recycled Flower!

  • Saturday, May 9 @ 10:00 am - 11:30 am
  • Free
  • All ages

Ten Thousand Villages State College is hosting a free workshop for children and families to create art from recycled materials. This project is inspired by our artisan partners in Bangladesh, who repurpose traditional sari fabric into handmade flowers. We will focus on artisans’ use of sustainable practices and economic innovation, and discuss how Fair Trade practices protect the environment and create opportunities for artisans (70% of whom are women) often excluded from the global economy.


Central PA Discovery Space 1224 N. Atherton St.

Mahaffie Time Traveling Adventure

  • Saturday, May 9 @ 10:00 am - 4:00 pm
  • $3 – $5
  • Grades 3-5

Join us for a fun day of time travel at Mahaffie Stagecoach Stop and Farm Historic Site! Take a stagecoach ride Try on 1860s clothing Play historic games Watch the blacksmith work with metal Meet the farm animals Help with evening chores at 3:30 p.m. Visit the Mahaffie’s home This Remake Learning Days event, which runs from 10:00-4:00, includes a reduced admission price of $5 for adults and $3 for kids.


Kansas City Mahaffie Stagecoach Stop and Farm Historic Site 1200 E. Kansas City Road

Moonshot Studio Drop-In

  • Saturday, May 9 @ 10:00 am - Saturday, May 30 @ 4:00 pm
    |Recurring Event (See all)

    An event every week that begins at 10:00 am on Sunday and Saturday, repeating until Saturday, May 16, 2020

  • Free
  • All ages

The Moonshot Studio is a creative space where people of all ages can explore their artistry through hands-on activities and learn something new. Visitors to the space can dive into processes happening backstage, try on art forms featured on-stage, and celebrate President Kennedy’s ideals while reflecting on their own–all in an environment that lets participants go at their own pace with the support of talented Resident Artists to ensure that everyone’s experience is uniquely and truly their own. The lineup…

MAKESHOP: Weaving

  • Saturday, May 9 @ 10:00 am - 5:00 pm
    |Recurring Event (See all)
    May 9-10 from 10am-5pm
  • Free
  • All ages

Join us in MAKESHOP as we use a variety of unconventional materials such as plastic and recycled items to weave using traditional and nontraditional looms. Add WEFT threads, the threads that run side-to-side in a weaving, to the WARP threads, which run top to bottom, and discover how we can make fabric out of anything. Draw connections between weaving and coding as we explore different woven patterns. Free with Museum Admission. Museum admission = $17 adults, $15 children ages 2-18…


Southwestern PA Children’s Museum of Pittsburgh 10 Children’s Way

Studio: Building Puppets with Soft Materials

  • Saturday, May 9 @ 10:00 am - 5:00 pm
    |Recurring Event (See all)
    May 9-10 from 10am-5pm
  • Free
  • All ages

Puppets: A Beautiful Fantasy is the newest exhibit in the Art Studio of the Children’s Museum of Pittsburgh. Over the next few months, we’ll be making beautiful fantasies come to life using puppets and performance. Join us this weekend as we make props and puppets using simple tools and soft materials. Free with Museum Admission. Museum admission = $17 adults, $15 children ages 2-18 and senior citizens. Free for members and children under age 2.


Southwestern PA Children’s Museum of Pittsburgh 10 Children’s Way

The Science of Stuff: Materials Science in the Makerspace

  • Saturday, May 9 @ 10:00 am - 1:00 pm
  • Free
  • Grades 9-12

Makerspaces are fun, exciting, and interesting places where people create, invent, make, and do. The Science of Stuff will have participants take part in several student-led activities and demonstrations involving metals, corrosion, ceramics, glass, polymers, and/or composites. The chemistry and science of materials used in the makerspace will be explored to allow participants to gain a better understanding of how things are made, produced, and manufactured.


Southwestern PA Southwestern PA: West Mifflin 91 Commonwealth Ave

Portraits of Pittsburgh Family Day

  • Saturday, May 9 @ 10:00 am - 2:00 pm
  • Free
  • All ages

Join us for a fun day of exploring the History Center’s newest exhibition, Smithsonian’s Portraits of Pittsburgh! Nearly 60 works of art from the Smithsonian’s National Portrait Gallery will be on display to tell the stories of Americans with Pittsburgh connections who shaped the country. For our Family Day, we’ll have drop-in art making activities, portrait-making sessions, a virtual portrait studio, and more! Activities are included with museum admission.


Southwestern PA Senator John Heinz History Center 1212 Smallman Street

Family Learning Fun

  • Saturday, May 9 @ 10:00 am - 3:00 pm
  • Free
  • All ages

Enjoy a day with families with hands-on activities with science and the arts. Get healthier with the meal planning and physical activity.


West Virginia Big Ugly Community Center 15 Rosewood Rd

Tote Bag Class

  • Saturday, May 9 @ 10:00 am - 2:00 pm
    |Recurring Event (See all)

    One event on Saturday, May 9, 2020 at 10:00 am

  • $30.00
  • Grades 9-12

This class will teach you how to make a tote bag. Even though this is a larger Tote bag you will learn how to make the bag and the pattern. Taking that pattern you can then experiment on your own with different sizes. The class will be $30.00 and will be from 10 am- 2 pm. This class tends to take a little longer than most because of all the stitching.


Knoxville Tandy Leather 9355 Kingston Pike Suite 19

Get a handle on basic car maintenance

  • Saturday, May 9 @ 10:00 am - 1:00 pm
  • Free
  • Grades 9-12

Join us as we look under the hood of a vehicle and show you what to look at to determine the condition of fluids, belts, hoses, filters and more. We’ll show you how to inspect and change wiper blades, top-off fluids, and tire pressure as well.


Knoxville TCAT Knoxville Automotive Garage 901 Liberty Street

Find out what to do in a roadside emergency

  • Saturday, May 9 @ 10:00 am - 1:00 pm
  • Free
  • Grades 9-12

How do I get my car out of the mud? My car just quit running, what should I do? What items should I keep in my car in case of an emergency? Find the answers to these questions and more


Knoxville TCAT Knoxville Automotive Garage 901 Liberty Street

Safe Driving Practices

  • Saturday, May 9 @ 10:00 am - 1:00 pm
  • Free
  • Grades 9-12

It takes two seconds of taking your eyes off the road to double your risk of getting into an accident. Instead, take two seconds to turn off your phone before starting your car. This tip and others will be discussed.


Knoxville TCAT Knoxville Automotive Garage 901 Liberty Street

Investigate Vehicle Safety

  • Saturday, May 9 @ 10:00 am - 1:00 pm
  • Free
  • Grades 9-12

What is a lane departure system? How does electronic stability control work? Why does antilock brake systems make driving safer? Join us as we explore the answers to these questions.


Knoxville TCAT Knoxville Automotive Garage 901 Liberty Street

STEAM IT UP!

  • Saturday, May 9 @ 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
  • Free
  • Grades 6-8

Come be a part of the STEAM IT UP Join the team from National University and the Fleet Science Center for a fun morning exploring the magical blend of STEAM to create something remarkable, sparkling, and memorable. [Hint: this event is the day before Mother’s day]


San Diego County National University Library 9393 Lightwave Ave.

Stop Motion Animation

  • Saturday, May 9 @ 10:00 am - 1:00 pm
  • Free
  • Grades 6-8

Claymation is a great way for beginners to learn how to make videos. Stop by the Library’s Media Lab to learn the basics of this technique.


Southwestern PA B.F. Jones Memorial Library 663 Franklin Avenue

Bugs and Books

  • Saturday, May 9 @ 10:00 am - 11:30 am
  • $5
  • All ages

Learn all about insects in this especially buggy program. We’ll read a story about insects. Then, enjoy a hands-on and exciting bug program presented by a naturalist. We’ll meet a few of the “bugs” kept at the Nature Center. Finally, with nets generously provided as part of this Remake Learning Days event, we’ll venture outside onto the trails of the Sanctuary to catch native insects. Please call (816) 781-8598 to register.


Kansas City Martha Lafite Thompson Nature Sanctuary 407 N. La Frenz Rd.

Get SmART Showcase

  • Saturday, May 9 @ 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
  • Free
  • Grades 3-5

Children from pre-school through 8th grade will have an opportunity to experience KCYA in-school programs presented by professional teaching artists who utilize their art form to help children learn academic curriculum. Parents, educators and other adults will have the same opportunity to witness our teaching artists in action. See why and how arts integration is helping children learn a wide range of topics from science to social studies, from math to creative writing! A schedule of the specific arts programs…


Kansas City Kansas City Young Audiences 3732 Main Street

Arsenal of Democracy Fly-In

  • Saturday, May 9 @ 10:00 am - 5:30 pm
  • Free
  • All ages

Step Back in Time with World War II Aircraft and Reenactors As we commemorate the 75th anniversary of VE Day, get up close and personal with World War II aircraft on display outside the Udvar-Hazy Center. See dozens of World War II-era aircraft flown in for this event, and meet the pilots, interact with World War II reenactors, and learn about the role aviation played in the War. This event is presented in conjunction with the Arsenal of Democracy flyover,…


DC-MD-VA National Air and Space Museum, Steven F Udvar-Hazy Center 14390 Air and Space Museum Parkway

STEM Super Science: Experimenting with Color

  • Saturday, May 9 @ 10:30 am - 11:30 am
  • Free
  • Grades 3-5

Super Science programs use books and hands-on experiences to engage children in scientific learning with activities like building bridges or making slime. Learn about colors through hands on experiments, books and time to explore. In this program we will mix it up and make our own scientific predictions!

S.T.E.A.M. (Ages 10-12)

  • Saturday, May 9 @ 10:45 am - 11:45 am
  • Free
  • Grades 3-5

Through fascinating experiments, engaging activities, and fun crafts we’ll explore science, technology, engineering, art, and math! This program is sponsored by Volvo.


Central PA Coy Public Library of Shippensburg 73 West King Street

Science, Nature, and Art

  • Saturday, May 9 @ 11:00 am - 3:00 pm
  • Free
  • All ages

Learn how science, nature, and art come together through a day of creative, hand-on experiences at the Frick Pittsburgh. Put your creativity to work with one-of-a-kind projects using recycled objects. Explore the greenhouse and the Frick grounds with an interactive scavenger hunt and adventure outdoor bingo.


Southwestern PA The Frick Pittsburgh 7227 Reynolds Street

Get Your S.W.A.G On

  • Saturday, May 9 @ 11:00 am - 1:00 pm
  • Free
  • Grades 3-5

What is S.W.A.G? Students, Working on, Achieving, Growth What’s in the bag? The bag has resources and materials to help you throughout the summer. Notebook, Pencils, Sticky Notes, Books with lessons, Comprehension Cards, and Reading Response Strategies are included.


Chattanooga Rivermont Elementary School 3330 Hixson Pike

The Cat in the Hat Knows a Lot about STEAM

  • Saturday, May 9 @ 11:00 am - 12:30 pm
  • Free
  • K-2

Our Children’s Department will be turned into a pop-up STEAM lab! Experiments, activities, and discoveries galore! Don’t miss the fun! We will explore sinking and floating with hands-on experiments (be ready to get wet!). Then we will discover how our shadow moves and follows us, everywhere! Families with children up to age 10.  FREE and open to the public


Southwestern PA B. F. Jones Memorial Library 663 Franklin Ave

Drive for a Greener World

  • Saturday, May 9 @ 11:00 am - 1:00 pm
  • Free
  • Grades 9-12

There are many tips and strategies to maximize fuel economy and minimize emissions. Join us to learn more about how to drive for a greener world.


Knoxville TCAT Knoxville Automotive Garage 901 Liberty Street

Touch a Truck

  • Saturday, May 9 @ 11:00 am - 3:00 pm
  • Free
  • Grades 3-5

This free community event will bring together all kinds of trucks and other big machines for kids to look at, touch, climb around on and ask questions about. Local companies and organizations are donating drivers and vehicles such as a cement truck, dump truck, big crane, an excavator, fire truck and more! Because RAPRD participates in Historic Preservation Month in May each year, we are also inviting some historic vehicles to Touch a Truck, like a Korean War ambulance and…


Pop-Up Events Redmond High School Parking Lot, Redmond, Oregon 675 SW Rimrock Way, Redmond, OR 97756

Story Time

  • Saturday, May 9 @ 11:00 am - 11:30 am
    |Recurring Event (See all)
    Thursdays and Fridays at 11:00 am and Saturdays at 11:00 am and 1:30 pm
  • Free
  • Grades 3-5

Museum staff and volunteers read stories about famous aviators, hot-air balloon flights, trips to Mars, characters visible in the night sky, or creatures that have their own wings. Each session includes one story and a hands-on activity. Groups larger than 10 are encouraged to reserve a story time in advance.


DC-MD-VA National Air and Space Museum 655 Jefferson Drive, SW

Pittsburgh Supports Women in Chess

  • Saturday, May 9 @ 12:00 pm - 5:00 pm
  • $15
  • All ages

“The most powerful piece is the queen.” Pittsburgh’s Women in Chess event celebrates the city’s initiatives to support young women and girls in the game of chess. The event will include an all-female chess tournament and a special presentation by one of the country’s leading female chess grandmasters. We ask people to use the following on social media as much as possible before and after the event: #pghsupportswic. Women In Chess is an initiative of the Queen’s Gambit Chess Institute.…


Southwestern PA Schenley Plaza 4100 Forbes Ave

Labs Workshop: Virtual Reality

  • Saturday, May 9 @ 12:00 pm - 2:00 pm
  • Free
  • Grades 6-8

Make something cool! Learn to use digital technology and traditional tools. All experience levels welcome. Materials and equipment will be provided. In this program we will be exploring virtual reality using Oculus Quest. Come check