Title: After School Explorers Club
Location: Clay Center for the Arts & Sciences of West Virginia One Clay Square Charleston, West Virginia 25301
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Description: Step out of the classroom and into a world of fun with our After School Explorers Club. Designed for students in grades 2 – 6, workshops take place on Thursdays, 3:30 – 5:30 pm, and include a science demonstration, hands-on experiments and activities for just $12 for museum members or $15 for non-members. Pre-registration is required. Call (304) 561–3529 for more information! Here’s a look at our new spring lineup:Be sure to get in on the action of our new lineup of after school fun for 2010!
Unhuggables: Animal Myths
Can a toad really give you warts? Join us to find out the truth behind weird animal myths.
How does a View Master display 3-D images? What is inside an Etch-a-Sketch? All these things and more will be examined as we dissect common toys to unlock their mysteries.
Can you out run a rubber bullet? Can household items explode? Put the scientific method to the test as you perform experiments to find out what’s true and what’s just a myth.
It’s Morphing Time! All kinds of hopping, flying, and sprouting is going on this time of year, so let’s investigate the amazing changes that occur in spring.
Make it Work!
What do a magic carpet, warp speed, and a human knot have in common? They are all fun team challenges that you’ll need your thinking caps for in this wild and wacky workshop.