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Intro to Stargazing & Skywatching

April 4 @ 6:00 pm8:00 pm

Look at the stars, constellations and planets visible in the night sky and learn how to follow the seasonal patterns of the earth in its orbit around the sun. Explore both the science and mythology of the heavens as we consider objects such as nebulae, white dwarfs, black holes, and planets around other stars.

Floral Mosaics

April 7 @ 10:00 am3:30 pm

Use a variety of materials including stone, glass and ceramic tiles to create both grouted and ungrouted mosaics.

Floral Arts: Create a Terrarium

April 8 @ 10:00 am12:30 pm

Join Dan Babineau, greenhouse technician at the Lyman Plant House at Smith College, as he takes you through the fun process of creating your own lush, mini-indoor garden!

Zentangle Botanical Drawing

April 8 @ 10:00 am1:00 pm

Zentangle is a tool that can increase focus and creativity, relieve stress, inspire new ideas and produce beautiful creations while allowing you to deliberately shift your thoughts effortlessly.

Home Schoolers: Science Explorations

April 11 @ 10:00 am11:30 am

From dinosaurs and pre-historic creatures to live reptiles and amphibians, learn about ancient man, nature and the secrets of deep space.

Science Home School Class

April 11 @ 10:00 am11:30 am

Use the Science Museum’s hands-on resources to explore new and exciting areas of Science each week.

Topics in Modern Astronomy

April 11 @ 6:00 pm8:00 pm

Reports abound with news about water on Mars, earth-like planets at other stars, dark matter, and more. In the planetarium, we’ll have a brief look at the current night sky, learn about these fascinating topics and cover some basics about light and the methods that astronomers use to probe the vast distances of the universe.

Painting Spectacular Flowers in Watercolor

April 12 @ 10:00 am4:00 pm

Students of all levels of painting ability will learn basic floral painting techniques with an emphasis on values and composition.

Beginning/Intermediate Oil Painting

April 12 @ 6:00 pm8:30 pm

All the fundamentals of oil painting will be covered–from canvas preparation to composition, color mixing and paint application.

Mornings at the Museum with Mom or Dad

April 14 @ 10:00 am11:30 am

With a parent or guardian, your child will learn how to look, interact, behave and discover new places as they explore the Eco Center, mammals, dinosaurs and other exhibits in the museums each week.

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