Science Academy Saturdays

Science Academy Saturdays

Event Start Date: November 28, 2020
Event End Date: November 28, 2020
Event Start Time: 10:00 AM
Event End Time: 12:00 PM
Venue: BREC's Highland Road Community Park
Event Location: 13800 Highland Rd
City: Baton Rouge

Details

Science Academy Saturdays November's Topics: Nov. 7 - "Weather Forecasting" Nov. 14 - "Clouds" Nov. 28 - "Storms!" December's Topics: Dec. 5 - TBA Dec. 12 - "Surveying the Sun" Register at the ticket link! Under the guidance of our Education Curator, cadets are brought into the wonderful world of astronomy—at their level! Every Saturday, kids ages 8-12, have the exciting chance to explore gravity, simple machines, stars, spacecraft, meteors, the Earth and the Moon, asteroids and comets, the electromagnetic spectrum, and the American space program. During the entertaining visual presentation, cadets take part in hands-on demonstrations, crafts, and experiments! Each session is stand-alone, and kids never have to make a commitment to attend consecutive sessions. Most Saturdays |10 a.m.-noon Ages: 8-12 $5 per in-parish Cadet | $6 per out-of-parish cadet min: 4 | max: 16 Note: a class will be canceled if less than 4 people are registered HRPO is hosting a series of Science Academy sessions (as always for eight- to twelve-year-olds) focusing on the planets available in the evening sky during the next eight weeks. Each session has a slideshow, demonstrations and experiments, a chance to grab free giveaways, a door prize.