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Programs

Register By Phone

412.237.3400
8:30 am – 4:30 pm, Mon – Fri

In case of inclement weather, please call the above number to see if a program has been cancelled.

Technology Workshops

Have fun discovering and learning about tons of science topics! Call 412.237.3400 to register or for more info. Advance registration is required for all programs.

Select dates February – May

Cost: $20/$24 (Member/Non-Member)
See descriptions for age requirements

Frequently Asked Questions

Have a question regarding a workshop? Click here to view a list of FAQs. Didn’t find your answer? Please call 412.237.3400 for more information.


Sun., Feb. 17

Inventing with littleBits
(Ages 9-12)

9 am–Noon

Create inventions large and small! Use littleBits electronic building blocks to invent, design, and build anything you can imagine. Construct projects such as a working flashlight, an animatronic animal, or a light-sensitive fan.

Feb. 17, 2019

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Studio Scratch
(Ages 10-14)

1–4 pm

Take your programming skills to the next level! Code and design animated shorts and platformer games in Scratch. Create custom, quirky, and inventive game controllers out of cups of water or vegetables using Makey-Makey technology.

Feb. 17, 2019

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Sun., March 10

Beginner Robotics
(Ages 6-8)

9 am–Noon

Take the first step into the world of robotics! Explore what robots are, how they are different from other machines, and what they can do. Experience a variety of educational robots designed just for you, and learn how to do some simple programming!

March 10, 2019

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Programming with WeDo’s
(Ages 7-10)

1–4 pm

Get started with computer programming and robotics with LEGO® Education’s WeDo 2.0 set. Build a working robot rover with interactive sensors, and program it to complete fun tasks!

March 10, 2019

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Sat., March 23

Makey-Makey Music Workshop
(Ages 8-12)

9 am–Noon

Do you love making music? Learn how to use Makey-Makey technology and everyday items to make quirky instruments like a fruit piano or drums you play with your feet!

March 23, 2019

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LEGO® Mindstorm Challenge
(Ages 10-14)

1–4 pm

Become a robot engineer as you design and program different types of robots using LEGO® Education’s EV3 software and technology. Practice your coding skills and incorporate motors, gears, and sensors to carry out various missions.

March 23, 2019

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Sun., April 14

Get Animated
(Ages 9-12)

9 am–Noon

Explore stop-motion animation techniques and become a storyteller! Use LEGO® bricks, Claymation, or even create your own characters to make a short video.

March 23, 2019

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Video Game Design
(Ages 10-14)

1–4 pm

Explore your passion for video games and game design, then become a master game designer as you create and test your very own games.

April 14, 2019

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Sat., April 27

Exploring Virtual Reality
(Ages 11-14)

9 am–Noon

What is virtual reality, and what can you do with it? You’ll get the answers to these questions and more as you experiment with different Augmented Reality and Virtual Reality tools, such as Google Expeditions, Oculus Rift, and Merge Cubes!

April 27, 2019

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Beginner Programming
(Ages 6-8)

1–4 pm

Discover what computer programming is all about and experiment with both visual- and text-based languages. Learn how coding can be used to solve problems while designing animations and video games.

April 27, 2019

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