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Construction, Vehicles, and Machines

Summer Camp Dig into engineering with big trucks, construction vehicles, and super machines. Design steamrollers, bulldozers, wrecking balls, tower cranes, and more while using your skills to build at your favorite LEGO® construction site. 07/27/2015 - 8:45am

Green Builders

Summer Camp Discover your inner green builder as we take a look at alternative energy sources; such as wind, water, solar panels, and bio-fuels. We will spend our mornings learning about green technology and our afternoons designing and applying our green building skills in the LEGO® lab with Play-well TEKnologies. 07/27/2015 - 8:45am

Lunchtime at the Museum for Rising K - 1 grade

Summer Camp Join us for lunch between your morning and afternoon camps for rising K to 1st grade. Each day we will enjoy our lunches and then either play a game, make a craft, or watch a live nature show. 07/27/2015 - 12:15pm

Dirt Made My Lunch

Summer Camp Dirt helped to make my lunch and so will we by investigating what is in our soil and explore the Museum’s newest traveling exhibit “Scoop on Soil.” 07/27/2015 - 1:30pm

Walk Through the Seasons

Family Program Explore nature at Prairie Ridge with a Museum naturalist 07/28/2015 - 9:00am

Museum paleontologists live from Utah

Science Talks Come to the Daily Planet Theater at the Museum to speak with project scientists in real-time, or if you can’t make it, tweet questions to us while watching us live! 07/28/2015 - 11:00am

Lab Blast for Groups

Family Program, Workshop or Trip Join us for a wild ride through science, where we will explore different phenomena including buoyancy, water tension and gas expansion. Brightly colored foam tsunamis and loud (controlled) explosions will punctuate this one-hour science experience. 07/29/2015 - 10:00am

Nature Stories

Family Program Hear a story and do a nature-themed activity at Prairie Ridge! 07/30/2015 - 10:30am

Marine Vertebrates Dissection Class

Family Program, Workshop or Trip Participants will dissect and examine internal as well as external structures of bony and cartilaginous fish. 07/30/2015 - 6:00pm

Science Cafe: A Cure for HIV?

Science Talks Join us to learn about the exciting cutting edge research being conducted at UNC to find a cure for HIV infection. 07/30/2015 - 7:00pm

Getting Started in Astronomy

Workshop or Trip Targeted to adults of any age with a interest in learning more about astronomy, we will cover the basics of getting started in this field. 07/30/2015 - 7:00pm

Lab Blast for Groups

Family Program, Workshop or Trip Join us for a wild ride through science, where we will explore different phenomena including buoyancy, water tension and gas expansion. Brightly colored foam tsunamis and loud (controlled) explosions will punctuate this one-hour science experience. 08/01/2015 - 10:00am

Citizen Science Saturdays at Prairie Ridge

Citizen Science, Family Program Learn how YOU can contribute to science during our weekly citizen science walks 08/01/2015 - 10:30am

Science Saturday: Small Satellite Communication

Science Talks We will talk about small satellites and their applications, and explain how they communicate with each other and the ground station. 08/01/2015 - 1:00pm

Museum paleontologists live from Utah

Science Talks Come to the Daily Planet Theater at the Museum to speak with project scientists in real-time, or if you can’t make it, tweet questions to us while watching us live! 08/04/2015 - 11:00am

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