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Building Beats with Balloon Bongos

Posted on: March 19, 2021 by THEMUSEUM

Join us on Saturday, April 24 for a hands-on workshop with The Underground Studio MakerSpace and build your very own multi-use instrument. It shakes, it beats, it scrapes! With an empty tin can and balloon, percussionist Richard Burrows will take us through the steps of creating our own drum and show us how to make […]

Fossil Finders

Posted on: February 1, 2021 by THEMUSEUM

Date: February 27, 2021 Time: 11 am Registration for this workshop is now closed. Have you ever wondered how fossils are made or how Paleontologists find them? In this program from The Underground Studio MakerSpace, you’ll learn all about how fossils form and how paleontologists use them to learn all about dinosaurs who lived millions […]

Virtual Family Day Hack Jam

Posted on: January 13, 2021 by THEMUSEUM

Date: Sunday, February 14 and Monday February 15 Time: 10 am – 1 pm Family Day Weekend Hack Jam has gone virtual! This two-day event takes place on February 14 & 15.  Watch and work at your own pace, or follow along with our online program to make the most of this fun and creative experience!   Participants will receive their own Maker Challenge Kit filled with supplies and […]

Virtual Spring Break Camp: Designing Dinos!

Posted on: January 8, 2021 by THEMUSEUM

Dates: Monday, April 12, 2021, to Friday, April 16, 2021 Ages: 9 – 14 Did you see the animatronic dinos in our Dinosaur Drive-Thru? Recreate the life-like dinos for yourself! In our MakerSpace virtual camp, campers will learn all about hydraulics and use these skills to bring their dinosaurs “to life”! Using syringes, hoses and cardboard, campers design […]

UGS Virtual Camp: Music Makers

Posted on: October 14, 2020 by THEMUSEUM

Music makes you feel good and in this Virtual camp, you’ll make your own wind instrument. You’ll learn all about sound and the science behind a wind instrument. Date: Friday, January 22, 2021 Ages: 9 – 14 Price: $27 members, $30 non-members

UGS Virtual Camp: Colourful Kaleidoscopes

Posted on: October 14, 2020 by THEMUSEUM

Create your own colourful kaleidoscope in this Virtual PD Day Camp. Using mirrors, a tube, and beads, campers will learn about light refraction, colour mixing and the science behind optical illusions. Join us as we create magical, intricate and iridescent mosaics that are sure to delight!  Date: Monday, November 23, 2020 Ages: 9 – 14 […]

Buzzing Bees Workshop with Agents for Change Artist Donna Legault

Posted on: September 28, 2020 by THEMUSEUM

Buy Tickets Buzz into action with this artist-led workshop by Agents for Change | Facing the Anthropocene, artist Donna Legault. Learn all about conductivity and circuitry and create your own buzzing bee with conductive dough, buzzers and pipe cleaners. This workshop introduces children to the exciting and creative world of circuit making. Join sound and […]

Explore The Underground Studio Maker Space: Up-cycled Bags

Posted on: March 9, 2020 by THEMUSEUM

Join us in The Underground Studio MakerSpace for S.T.E.A.M themed activities! Drop-in any time to learn how to sew, solder, code, 3D model and more! Having tons of fun with us and want to take your creation home? Try our Maker Passport workshop! For only $5 you’ll be able to take part in a special […]

Explore the Underground Studio MakerSpace: Mother’s Day Bath Bombs

Posted on: March 9, 2020 by THEMUSEUM

Join us in The Underground Studio MakerSpace for S.T.E.A.M themed activities! Drop-in anytime to learn how to sew, solder, code, 3D model and more! Having tons of fun with us and want to take your creation home? Try our Maker Passport workshop! For only $5 you’ll be able to take part in a special workshop […]

Leapling Birthday Party

Posted on: February 12, 2020 by THEMUSEUM

Have you only had one birthday in the past four years? Well, this day is for you! Come join us at THEMUSEUM for special Leap-year programming! Join us for: Party games Leap-year themed craft and MakerSpace activity Button making Face painting And more! $7.00 admission for those born on February 29 (with valid ID) When: […]

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