School Age Programs


Join our after school science lab as we expand our scientific knowledge through hands-on experiments and technical challenges. This January we will become biologists with NatureQuest. Investigate the lives of plants and animals through hands-on science exploration! Then, in February and March, take on the Inventor Challenge. Explore all sorts of inventions using motors, circuits, hydraulics, and more!

Ages: 5-9, drop-off

Every Wednesday, 2:30-4pm

January 3: Animal Track Mysteries Register Now
January 10: Bird Design  Register Now
January 17: Designed for Travel Register Now
January 24 : Camouflage Hunt  Register Now
January 31: Bug Science  Register Now
February 7: Catapult Challenge Register Now
February 14: Lights and Art Register Now
February 21: PicoCricket Sensors Register Now
February 28: PicoCricket Motors  Register Now
March 7: Fort Building Challenge  Register Now
March 14: Booby Traps  Register Now
March 21: Hydraulic Lifts  Register Now
March 28: Rube Goldberg Machine Register Now

Single class price: $10/member, $15/nonmember
Pre-registration recommended.

Looking for more to do with your school age kids? Check out KidsQuest’s calendar for monthly STEAM, art, and Family Adventure programs for ages 5+! KidsQuest also offers a number of free afternoon programs that are great for older children:

Inventor Hour Sundays, 3-4pm
Play with Paint 1st & 3rd Wednesdays, 2-3pm
Play with Clay 2nd & 4th Wednesdays, 2-3pm
Naturalist Hour Thursdays, 3-4pm
Science Hour Fridays, 3-4pm
Weekend Playshop Saturdays, 1-3pm

Upcoming School Age Workshops:

Family Adventures in Tiny Golf Engineering, Jan 12, 6-7:30pm
STEAM Workshop: LEGO Animation, Feb 23, 5:30-7pm
Pysanky Egg Workshop, Mar 30, 5:30-7:30pm

Parents’ Night Out:

Fort-A-Palooza, Jan 17, 6-9pm
Launching Love, Feb 14, 6-9pm
It’s a Small World, Mar 14, 6-9pm