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December 2019

Science, All Ages

December 14

11:00 am - 12:00 pm
$4 – $5

Discovery Lab: The Science of Snow

Ever wonder where snow comes from? Come learn about how tiny snowflakes are made and what makes them so unique. Be ready for an experiment that will freeze you in your tracks!

Get your lab coats ready and join us for Discovery Lab! Discovery Labs are hour-long programs designed for families to explore a topic together. From dissections to coding, what will you discover next? Discover more at fcmod.org/labs.

$5 per family of 6 or fewer people/$4 member family

All ages are welcome, but this topic is recommended for ages 7+. Children must be accompanied by at least one adult. Space is limited to six families.

Sponsored by:

Science, All Ages

December 14

1:30 pm - 2:30 pm
$4 – $5

Discovery Lab: The Science of Snow

Ever wonder where snow comes from? Come learn about how tiny snowflakes are made and what makes them so unique. Be ready for an experiment that will freeze you in your tracks!

Get your lab coats ready and join us for Discovery Lab! Discovery Labs are hour-long programs designed for families to explore a topic together. From dissections to coding, what will you discover next? Discover more at fcmod.org/labs.

$5 per family of 6 or fewer people/$4 member family

All ages are welcome, but this topic is recommended for ages 7+. Children must be accompanied by at least one adult. Space is limited to six families.

Sponsored by:

Science, Kids, Teens

December 28

11:00 am - 12:00 pm
$4 – $5

Discovery Lab: Gingerbread Architecture

Did you know that gingerbread and frosting are the best construction materials around? In this lab, your family will have the chance to build and decorate your very own architectural masterpiece… out of gingerbread! Using basic engineering and design principles, you will learn to build bigger and better (or should we say, bread-er) gingerbread homes!

Get your lab coats ready and join us for Discovery Lab! Discovery Labs are hour-long programs designed for families to explore a topic together. From dissections to coding, what will you discover next? Discover more at fcmod.org/labs.

$5 per family of 6 or fewer people/$4 member family

All ages are welcome, but this topic is recommended for ages 6+. Children must be accompanied by at least one adult. Space is limited to six families.

Sponsored by:

Science, Kids, Teens

December 28

1:30 pm - 2:30 pm
$4 – $5

Discovery Lab: Gingerbread Architecture

Did you know that gingerbread and frosting are the best construction materials around? In this lab, your family will have the chance to build and decorate your very own architectural masterpiece… out of gingerbread! Using basic engineering and design principles, you will learn to build bigger and better (or should we say, bread-er) gingerbread homes!

Get your lab coats ready and join us for Discovery Lab! Discovery Labs are hour-long programs designed for families to explore a topic together. From dissections to coding, what will you discover next? Discover more at fcmod.org/labs.

$5 per family of 6 or fewer people/$4 member family

All ages are welcome, but this topic is recommended for ages 6+. Children must be accompanied by at least one adult. Space is limited to six families.

Sponsored by:

January 2020

Science, All Ages

January 25

11:00 am - 12:00 pm
$8 – $10

Discovery Lab: Rocks and Minerals

Let’s “talc” about minerals! In this lab, your family will learn about rocks and minerals and conduct an experiment to distinguish the two. Then we will use the Mohs Hardness scale to classify rocks, just like real geologists! Be there “ore” be square.

Get your lab coats ready and join us for Discovery Lab! Discovery Labs are hour-long programs designed for families to explore a topic together. From dissections to coding, what will you discover next? Discover more at fcmod.org/labs.

$10 per family of 6 or fewer/$8 per member family.

All ages are welcome, but recommended for ages 6+. Children must be accompanied by at least one adult. Space is limited to six families.

Sponsored by:

Science, All Ages

January 25

1:30 pm - 2:30 pm
$8 – $10

Discovery Lab: Rocks and Minerals

Let’s “talc” about minerals! In this lab, your family will learn about rocks and minerals and conduct an experiment to distinguish the two. Then we will use the Mohs Hardness scale to classify rocks, just like real geologists! Be there “ore” be square.

Get your lab coats ready and join us for Discovery Lab! Discovery Labs are hour-long programs designed for families to explore a topic together. From dissections to coding, what will you discover next? Discover more at fcmod.org/labs.

$10 per family of 6 or fewer/$8 per member family.

All ages are welcome, but recommended for ages 6+. Children must be accompanied by at least one adult. Space is limited to six families.

Sponsored by:

February 2020

Science, All Ages

February 8

11:00 am - 12:00 pm
$8 – $10

Discovery Lab: Total Dissection of the Heart

With Valentine’s Day this month, we see hearts all around… but what is the heart inside of us like? In this lab, your family will have the chance to dissect a sheep’s heart with the help of our trained staff and volunteers. Not for the squeamish, but certainly for the curious!

Get your lab coats ready, and join us for Discovery Lab! Discovery Labs are hour-long programs designed for families to explore a topic together. From dissections to coding, what will you discover next? Discover more at fcmod.org/labs.

$10 per family of 6 or fewer people/$8 member family.

All ages are welcome, but this topic is recommended for ages 8+. Children must be accompanied by at least one adult. Space is limited to six families.

Science, All Ages

February 8

1:30 pm - 2:30 pm
$8 – $10

Discovery Lab: Total Dissection of the Heart

With Valentine’s Day this month, we see hearts all around… but what is the heart inside of us like? In this lab, your family will have the chance to dissect a sheep’s heart with the help of our trained staff and volunteers. Not for the squeamish, but certainly for the curious!

Get your lab coats ready, and join us for Discovery Lab! Discovery Labs are hour-long programs designed for families to explore a topic together. From dissections to coding, what will you discover next? Discover more at fcmod.org/labs.

$10 per family of 6 or fewer people/$8 member family.

All ages are welcome, but this topic is recommended for ages 8+. Children must be accompanied by at least one adult. Space is limited to six families.

Music, All Ages

February 16

11:00 am - 12:00 pm
$8 – $10

Discovery Lab: Sound FX- The Art of Foley

KaBoom! Zing! Clank. Screeeeech…. Gather the whole family for this Discovery Lab as we explore Foley Art – the art of adding sound to post-production cinema. Discover what tools are used to create sounds ranging from laser blasters to the simple background noise of everyday life. Once completed, you’ll have a greater appreciation of the complexities of sound and a hands-on understanding of how a variety of sounds are made.

Get your lab coats ready and join us for Discovery Lab! Discovery Labs are hour-long programs designed for families to explore a topic together. From dissections to coding, what will you discover next? Discover more at fcmod.org/labs.

$10 per family of 6 or fewer people/$8 per member family

All ages are welcome, but this topic is recommended for ages 5+. Children must be accompanied by at least one adult. Space is limited to six families.

*Please note photography will be taking place during this Discovery Lab.

Image courtesy of Julia Courtenay.

Music, All Ages

February 16

1:30 pm - 2:30 pm
$8 – $10

Discovery Lab: Sound FX- The Art of Foley

KaBoom! Zing! Clank. Screeeeech…. Gather the whole family for this Discovery Lab as we explore Foley Art – the art of adding sound to post-production cinema. Discover what tools are used to create sounds ranging from laser blasters to the simple background noise of everyday life. Once completed, you’ll have a greater appreciation of the complexities of sound and a hands-on understanding of how a variety of sounds are made.

Get your lab coats ready and join us for Discovery Lab! Discovery Labs are hour-long programs designed for families to explore a topic together. From dissections to coding, what will you discover next? Discover more at fcmod.org/labs.

$10 per family of 6 or fewer people/$8 per member family

All ages are welcome, but this topic is recommended for ages 5+. Children must be accompanied by at least one adult. Space is limited to six families.

*Please note photography will be taking place during this Discovery Lab.

Image courtesy of Julia Courtenay.

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