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Blast Off With Rockets
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April Break Science Classes

Grades K-2

Create and launch rockets using air and chemical reactions.

Cost: $25 per class. 10% discount for miSci members and second child in class. Registration and prepayment required.

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Date(s): 
Wednesday, April 27, 2016 @ 9:00am - 12:00pm

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Bubble-ology
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April Break Science Classes

Grades K-2

Experiment with bubbles!

Cost: $25 per class. 10% discount for miSci members and second child in class. Registration and prepayment required.

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Date(s): 
Friday, April 29, 2016 @ 9:00am - 12:00pm

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Challenger Adventure
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Join other museum visitors in this out-of-this-world experience! See what it's like to do experiments in space and take home a souvenir from your experience. Please Note: Space is limited. To guarantee a spot, reserve tickets in advance at 518-382-7890 x 237; or purchase tickets when you arrive at miSci (if space is available).

Children (3 -12), admission + $5*
Seniors (65+), admission + $8

Adults (13+), admission + $10 

*Children under 7 must be EACH accompanied by an adult. All other children must have at least one accompanying adult.  

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Date(s): 
Saturday, April 2, 2016 @ 2 pm - 3:00 pm
Saturday, April 9, 2016 @ 2 pm - 3:00 pm
Saturday, April 16, 2016 @ 2 pm - 3:00 pm
Saturday, April 23, 2016 @ 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Saturday, April 30, 2016 @ 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Saturday, April 23, 2016 @ 3:30 pm - 4:30 pm
Saturday, April 30, 2016 @ 3:30 pm - 4:30 pm
Saturday, April 2, 2016 @ 3:30 pm - 4:30 pm
Saturday, April 9, 2016 @ 3:30 pm - 4:30 pm
Saturday, April 16, 2016 @ 3:30 pm - 4:30 pm

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Collecting Insects with Dr. Ken Deitcher
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Join us for a lecture by Dr. Ken Deitcher as he explores his lifetime of studying insects -including exotic butterflies and giant beetles. Travel with him as he discusses his visits to photograph insects and other wildlife in places such as the Galapagos Islands and the Amazon River Basin.

Free with Admission 



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Create with KEVA
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April Break Science Classes

Grades 3-5

Build amazing structures with KEVA planks and come up with creative ways to knock them down.

Cost: $25 per class. 10% discount for miSci members and second child in class. Registration and prepayment required.

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Date(s): 
Friday, April 29, 2016 @ 1:00PM - 4:00PM

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CSI Crime Lab
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April Break Science Classes

Grades 3-5

Become a forensic scientist and solve a mystery at the museum!

Cost: $25 per class. 10% discount for miSci members and second child in class. Registration and prepayment required.

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Date(s): 
Wednesday, April 27, 2016 @ 9:00am - 12:00pm

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Dig Into Dinos and KEVA
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April Break Science Classes

Grades 3-5

Explore dinosaurs from existence to extinction. Create a Dino habitat with KEVA planks.

 

Cost: $25 per class. 10% discount for miSci members and second child in class. Registration and prepayment required.

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Date(s): 
Monday, April 25, 2016 @ 1:00PM - 4:00PM

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Dino Discovery and KEVA
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April Break Science Classes

Grades K-2

Become a paleontologist and dig for Dino fossils! Discover what dinosaurs ate and why they went extinct. Use KEVA planks to create a Dino habitat.

Cost: $25 per class. 10% discount for miSci members and second child in class. Registration and prepayment required.

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Date(s): 
Tuesday, April 26, 2016 @ 1:00PM - 4:00PM

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Dudley Observatory Night Sky Adventure: Preparing for the Mercury Transit
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On May 9th Mercury will transit the sun! Prepare for what you will see and learn how to safely view this exciting phenomenon. After the presentation everyone will get to make their own “sun” flower to take home.

Night Sky Adventures are astronomy fun for the whole family! Educators from the Dudley Observatory, in conjunction with volunteers from the Albany Area Amateur Astronomers group, present astronomy lessons, activities, planetarium shows and night sky viewing (weather depending). Amateur astronomers and families are invited to bring binoculars or telescopes. One or more telescopes will be provided for public use. Great for all skill levels!

Cost: Admission to miSci ($9.50 adult, $6.50 child age 3-12, $8 senior 65+), Free for miSci members

Note: The pricing structure for Night Sky Adventure has changed to be more consistent with miSci admission pricing. Please come early to enjoy the museum galleries as well as the Dudley Observatory program. miSci will be open continuously from 9am through the end of the Night Sky Adventure. 




Date(s): 
Tuesday, April 19, 2016 @ 7:00 PM - 8:30 PM

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Erupting Earth
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April Break Science Classes

Grades K-2

Discover the science of tectonic plates and how volcanoes are formed.

Cost: $25 per class. 10% discount for miSci members and second child in class. Registration and prepayment required.

Register TODAY! 518-382-7890 x237 (space is limited)