Who says the learning stops when school is on break? Not us!

Spring break Workshops

Our 2018 Spring Break Workshops kick off on Tuesday, March 27th and run through Friday, March 30th. Registration opens on Thursday, March 1st.

All day workshop options are available! Your scientist will experience one morning workshop, break for a supervised lunch, then start the science fun again with an afternoon workshop! (Lunch not provided.) 

Workshop rates are $35 for Members and $45 for Non-members. Workshop fees are non-refundable.



Tuesday, March 27

Nature Investigators
Time: 8:30am - 12:00pm
Ages: 6 - 9
Spring is prime time for birds, bugs and buds! Melting snow reveals clues to solve a mystery: where is wildlife hiding in Helena? We provide the detective tools, you provide the scientist’s curiosity!
NOTE: This workshop is indoor and outdoor - scientists should wear comfy outdoor shoes and bring warm layers.

Secret Agent
Time: 12:30 pm - 4:00 pm
Ages: 6 - 9
Enter the world of espionage as you race the clock to crack codes, navigate mazes and unravel the mystery!
 


Wednesday, March 28

Feathered Frenzy
Time: 8:30a - 12:00a
Ages: 6 - 9
Are you curious about owls, eagles, osprey and other birds that fly, dive and glide? Want to investigate an owl’s dinner, or find out how raptors hunt? In this workshop, we’ll discover why birds are masters of the trees, sea and sky. 

LEGO Creations
Time: 12:30 pm - 4:00 pm
Ages: 6 - 9
If you think you know LEGO, think again! Can you make your bricks zoom, engineer a contraption and master building challenges? Let’s find out! Young builders will face engineering challenges that push their creativity and design skills to the max. (This workshop also offered Monday, March 26th.)



Thursday, March 29

Experiment Extravaganza
Time: 8:30a - 12:00p
Ages: 6 - 9
Simply the best experiments that ExplorationWorks has to offer. The scientific method has never been this fun! Experience our greatest hits in potion-making and myth-busting in this awesome spring break workshop!

Tech Detectives
Time: 12:30pm - 4:00pm  
Ages: 6 - 9
Everything a young computer lover could want: Computer programming AND making a piano out of bananas! Explore with Sphero gyroscopic robots, build with snap circuits, and use a MaKey MaKey alternative keyboard to play computer games using playdough.



Friday, March 30

3D Printing
Time: 8:30am - 12:00pm
Ages: 9 & up
Come dive into the world of 3D printing at ExplorationWorks! You will learn how to use computer design programs and design your very own 3D printed creation to take home!
NOTE: Designs will be printed for pick up later the following week


for more information:

406.457.1800 ext. 1
paiget@explorationworks.org