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Term 4, 2022 – Children’s Science Programs @ Hornsby Library

2022-11-21 16:30:00 2022-12-12 17:30:00 Australia/Sydney Term 4, 2022 – Children’s Science Programs @ Hornsby Library A series of interactive science programs presented by the Children’s Discovery Museum. Children will develop ideas and skills that will... Australia Sean O'Hagan sohagan@hornsby.nsw.gov.au
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Location: Hornsby Library, 28-44 George St, Hornsby,
Event cost: $60

A series of interactive science programs presented by the Children’s Discovery Museum. Children will develop ideas and skills that will inspire further scientific exploration, discovery and learning.

The Junior Science Club
A four week program aimed for 6 to 8 years young scientists presented by the Children’s Discovery Museum. Participants will be able to learn and explore themes from different branches of science through numerous practical experiments

Session 1: Marble Run
Challenge yourself in our marble-ous marble run, using household items and recycled materials to race your marble against the clock.

Monday 21 November, 4.30-5.30

Session 2: Sounds of Silence
Lend your ears to the exploration of sound through a series of hands (and ears) on sound experiments and make your own sound maker (kazoo) to take home.

Monday 28 November, 4.30-5.30

Session 3: Animal Superheroes
Smell like an elephant, see like an eagle, and jump like a flea in this ‘super’ workshop, investigating the superheroes of the animal kingdom and their adaptations (superpowers)!

Monday 5 December, 4.30-5.30

Session 4: Our Amazing Bodies
Put your body to the test through a series of fun, but challenging activities that explore the seven senses and your melon to examine the efficacy of helmets.

Monday 12 December, 4.30-5.30

Location: Hornsby Library, 28-44 George Street, Hornsby
Ages: Strictly 6-8 years. Children 7 and under must be accompanied by an adult.
Cost: $60 for the 4 week program
Bookings: online at Hornsby Library or at any Hornsby Shire Library Branch

child with safety goggles experimenting