Make It & Take it Home with Steamworks for Kids (Ages 6-9) - Register Online
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9:00am-12:00pm // $180 (includes materials // San Luis Obispo Campus Room 4403  

Become a chemist and a creator as you discover hands-on science fun! You will make and take home a variety of cool things. Make an energy bead bracelet that changes to rainbow colors, grow a crystal tree overnight, make and launch your own rocket, create a Sharpie tie-dye t-shirt, and write secret messages in invisible ink! Make your own slime, flubber, and other cool projects. Wrap up the workshop by making ice cream using science. Come join us to make some fun and take it home!


Electrifying Fun! with Steamworks for Kids (Ages 6-9) - Register Online

12:30-3:30pm // $180 (includes materials // San Luis Obispo Campus Room

Learning about electronics is a snap in this hands-on workshop that uses safe, kid-friendly circuitry kits that you get to take home at the end of the workshop. Transform electrical energy into light, motion, and sound! Launch a glow-in-the-dark flying propeller into the air to see how high it can go! Build a musical doorbell, burglar alarm, or even your own radio! This is a perfect program for emerging electrical engineers, allowing plenty of time for tinkering, and discussions. Snap this up for plenty of fun!


Crime Scene Investigation with Minds in Motion (Ages 7-9) - Register Online

9:00am-12:00pm // $180 (includes materials // San Luis Obispo Campus Room 4405

Come join our Minds In Motion Crime Team in this fun and interesting program!  We will provide you with all the tools you need to become your very own crime scene investigator.  Learn all about forensics, searching for evidence, and gathering clues and bring home your very own detective kit!  Working in groups, you will conduct many science experiments in our crime lab to solve the mysteries at hand.  You will learn all about fingerprinting and how to classify them and bring home your very own fingerprint classification sheet!  You will also perform chemical analyses and observations working with powders, liquids, and much much more!  Be amazed at how much science plays a part in solving a crime.  Come ready with your thinking caps and be prepared to use all the skills necessary to solve the crime of the century and help save the Minds In Motion Laboratory!  We need you!


Solar Bot. 14 with Minds in Motion (Ages 7-9) - Register Online

12:30-3:30pm // $180 (includes materials // San Luis Obispo Campus Room 4405

Come and take home your very own 14 in 1 educational solar robot kit!  Every hour more solar energy reaches the Earth then humans use in an entire year!  Learn how solar energy works and witness firsthand how this technology can harness the sun’s energy source.  This kit contains unique components and parts that operate on land and water.  Construct 14 different solar powered robots from functional to comical designs which include a tortoise bot, bug bot, paddle bot, tumbler bot, monster bot, big wheeler bot, car bot, surfer bot, and rowing bot!  Working with its motor, gears, and solar panel, watch your solar bot come to life without any batteries as it uses the power of the sun.  Take part in one of the alternative energies that is used most widely across the globe.  Use your own creativity, put your mind in motion, and create your own designs!