April 1 and 2
Drop in and discover, or sign up for a workshop. Or both!
DISCOVER YOUR SPARK
Create a solar-powered creature that dances when placed in the sunlight. Solar bug construction includes soldering, working with mini-solar panels, and hot glue guns! Ages 7+
$5 materials fee
DROP-IN Saturday, April 1, 1:00 – 3:00
KM3KID Radio Demo
Catch the radio wave and be a part of KID Museum’s own radio station: KM3KID. Talk to people from around the world, and discover how radios work. All ages.
Free with admission.
DROP-IN Saturday, April 1, 1:00 ‐ 4:30
FAMILY WORKSHOP Spinning Your Wheels: Motors & Circuits
With your family, learn about motors and basic circuitry. Create your own spinny fan circuit to take home. Ages 6+
*Up to 4 family members per ticket*
$15 members; $20 nonmembers
REGISTER Sunday, April 2, 10:00
REGISTER Sunday, April 2, 12:30
Register Sunday, April 2, 2:30
3D Print & Design
Learn to design a 3D model using TinkerCad. Models will be 3D printed at KID and available for pickup 2 weeks after the workshop. Ages 7+
$14 members; $16 nonmembers (+$8 museum admission)
Learn how to use equipment in the studio of your choice. Hone your skills, earn certification, and practice your craft in Open Build.
$10 members; $11 nonmembers (+ $8 museum admission)
$6 members; $7 nonmembers (+ $8 museum admission)
Electronics, LEVEL 1
Learn basic circuitry, conductors and insulators, inputs and outputs. Learn how to splice wire using wire strippers and heat shrink, then build your own circuit with a homemade switch. 2nd grade+
REGISTER MAKER STUDIO Sunday, April 2, 11:00
REGISTER OPEN BUILD Sunday, April 2, 3:00
Visit any time during museum hours for hands-on, innovative activities. Explore and experiment with wind tubes, giant ball runs, drilling and construction, and more! Activities vary each day. All ages.
Free for members; $8 nonmembers
See our full calendar to plan ahead.
Full refunds (minus 5% processing fee) are given up to 24 hours prior to workshop. If a participant is more than 10 minutes late for a workshop, participant will not be admitted and will not be given a refund. Workshops may be cancelled due to low enrollment. For more information, view our complete Cancellation Policies.