Events & Workshops
FOR ALL AGES! The intergenerational Inventors’ Science Club meets on the Barge every Sunday at 2pm!
The Inventors’ Science Club explores giant ideas and assembles working solar and wind units. The Club helps with science activities for children. All ages welcome.
FOR KIDS! 2014 Art & Science Sundays!
Every Sunday, from July through October, the Science Barge invites children for hands-on Art & Science workshops. Children and adults can cross the gangplank and come aboard the Barge for everything from building take-home hydroponic mini-greenhouses to veggie stamp printing. And, back by popular demand are Blue Crab Blitz days. Learn all about the crabs that you catch with Science Barge Director Bob Walters. So get your sea legs ready and come aboard:
Who: Children ages 4-10
When: Sundays from 2-4 pm, July-October 2014
Where: The Science Barge, at 99 Dock Street, Yonkers, NY 10701
Info: Suggested $5 donation for supplies. Space and supplies limited, so please rsvp to Chelsea Garabito at firstname.lastname@example.org. For more information call 914-375-2151. A printer-friendly schedule is available here: Art and Science Sundays 2014 Schedule
Art & Science Sundays are sponsored by the Junior League of Bronxville.
2014 Schedule for Art & Science Sundays:
7/6 Lost & Found Pirate Treasure Art
7/13 “Barge Blooms” Flower Printing
7/20 Grow & Go Take-Home Garden Workshop
7/27 Water, Water Everywhere & Not a Drop to Drink—Fun with Filtering
8/3 Grow & Go Take-Home Gardens & Crabby Creatures Art
8/10 Feed Your Future & Veggie Stamp Printing
8/17 Grow & Go Take-Home Gardens With Edible Wild Plants
8/24 Totally Tissue Flourishing Flowers
8/31 Create & Launch Japanese Fish Sock Kites
9/7 Blue Crab Blitz
9/14 Grow & Go Take-Home Garden & Plant Part Puzzle
9/21 Fishy Origami
9/28 Blowing in the Wind—Build your own Wind Turbines
10/5 The Bee’s Knees Recycling Art
10/12 Grow & Go Take-Home Garden Workshop & Blue Crab Catch
10/29 Real Deal Fish Printing
10/26 Jack-O-Lantern Painting