CSI: Mi-Sci – Scouts: Girls Overnight Camp-in
Fri., May 17, 2013 - Sat., May 18, 2013
6 p.m. – 9a.m.
Collect fingerprints, analyze hair samples and compare handwriting in this “who dunnit” crime scene adventure set within the Michigan Science Center. Cost: $35. For grades: 4-9. Advance reservations required: 313-577-8400, Option 5. Learn more: http://www.mi-sci.org/educators-groups/scouts/
Math and Science Week at Cedar Point
May 13-17, 2013
Mi-Sci heads to Cedar Point! Join us as we share crazy, cool science demonstrations with schools and individuals during Cedar Point’s Math and Science Week. Cedar Point amusement park/resort, located in Sandusky, Ohio, has been voted the “Best Amusement Park in the World” for a record 15 consecutive years.
Teacher Professional Development: Robotics Made Easy
May 18, 2013 - 9am-4pm
This workshop focuses on the fundamentals of technology as it relates to robots. The participants will explore the world of robotics through hands-on activities by building their own robot and programming it to make simple moves. Participants will also be working with an award-winning championship FIRST Robotics team. SB-CEU credits are available. Cost: $50 (includes snacks, parking NOT included). Advance reservations required: 313-577-8400, Option 5. Learn more: http://www.mi-sci.org/educators-groups/teacher-workshops/
Father’s “Eek” Day
June 16, 2013 1pm and 3pm
Calling all Dads! Bring the family down for our “Eek” Day! Do you know how to make a pickle glow, create slime and other gross stuff? This workshop brings out the boy in all of us. Join us for hands-on fun in this 45 minute workshop just for Dads and their families. Space is limited. Advance reservations recommended: 313-577-8400, Option 5. Cost: FREE with general admission.
Michigan Science Center Summer Hours Begin
June 17-Sept. 2, 2013