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STEAM at THEMUSEUM: Dino Wranglers with Theatricks

Posted on: July 20, 2021 by THEMUSEUM

Do you have a little Owen Grady roaming your home? Well, the Dino Wranglers from Theatricks are joining us at THEMUSEUM for some on-the-job Jurassic Park training (dental not included). Come enjoy an interactive tour of our new dinosaur exhibition! You’ll learn, you’ll laugh, and you definitely won’t be bit by a raptor. Tours will […]

STEAM at THEMUSEUM: Good Vibrations

Posted on: July 20, 2021 by THEMUSEUM

Let’s surf some sound waves! In this 30 minute activity, you’ll learn all about how sound moves and grooves from an instrument to your ears. You’ll learn about different aspects of sound, like pitch and amplitude, too! Join us in person at 11am or 2:30pm. Buy Tickets  Not comfortable coming in to visit us yet? […]

STEAM at THEMUSEUM: Let’s make a Rainbow!

Posted on: July 20, 2021 by THEMUSEUM

Did you know that colour comes from light? In this 30 minute activity, you’ll learn about how light combines and splits up into colours through some fun science experiments. We’ll wrap up by making our own colour diffusion art! Join us in person at 11am or 2:30pm. Buy Tickets  Not comfortable coming in to visit […]

STEAM at THEMUSEUM: Discover Sound

Posted on: July 13, 2021 by THEMUSEUM

What is sound? Is it only something we hear? Join THEMUSEUM as we discover the wonders of sound, how it travels, and the ways humans can see sound. We’ll wrap up with a cool laser light show to showcase what we learned, too! Join us in person at 11am or 2:30pm. Buy Tickets  Not comfortable […]

Summer STEAM Programming: Meet the Baby Dinos!

Posted on: July 8, 2021 by THEMUSEUM

It’s time to meet our Baby Dinos!    In this presentation, you can get up close and personal with our newest friends, a Baby T-Rex and Baby Parasaurolophus! You’ll learn all about their lifecycle and diets, and explore unique fossils and more in our current exhibition, DINOSAURS | The Age of Big Weird Feathered Things. […]

STEAM at THEMUSEUM with Canadian Raptor Conservancy

Posted on: July 2, 2021 by THEMUSEUM

Sharpen your talons and get ready to learn about birds with the Canadian Raptor Conservancy with a fabulous replay of their Spring Break 2021 presentation. Come learn about the behaviours of these skillful hunters, how they’ve adapted to their environments, and how they evolved from their prehistoric ancestors! It’s sure to be a hoot (or […]

Summer STEAM Workshops: Dino Pop!

Posted on: June 22, 2021 by THEMUSEUM

The history of dinosaurs is always changing, and the way we see them in movies, tv and video games is changing too! In this hour-long workshop, you’ll learn all about how science is used to create the dinosaurs you see on screen, and design your very own dinosaur puppet and make it come to life. […]

Summer STEAM Workshops: Sound Science

Posted on: June 22, 2021 by THEMUSEUM

Learn about the science and technology of sound! During this hour-long workshop, you will create a cardboard passive speaker for a cellphone. Explore our exhibition, SONICA | The Sound Experience and watch demonstrations about how sound waves work and move. Time: Monday, August 23 Workshops for ages 4 – 6 are at 10am, and workshops […]

Summer STEAM Workshop: Fabulous Fossils 

Posted on: June 22, 2021 by THEMUSEUM

Fossils are important for us to discover things we did not know about the past. They tell us about our ancient pasts as humans, and even evolution and dinosaurs! In this hour-long workshop, you’ll learn about fossils, their importance for paleontology and create your own fossils using air-dry clay. Time: Monday, July 19 & Monday, […]

Summer STEAM Workshop: Beat Benders

Posted on: June 22, 2021 by THEMUSEUM

Sound is all around us, but how is it made? During the Beat Benders workshop, you’ll be learning about different types of sounds, from the sounds you find to the sounds you create. By the end of this hour-long session, you’ll learn about the science of sound and create and decorate your very own instrument […]

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