Saturday Discoveries are Saturday half-day (1:30-4:30 p.m.) workshops for ages 8-12.
Cost: $25 museum members/$30 non-members
November 4, 2017
Minecraft Arms & Armor
Witness first hand the real world skills and tools that are used in the craft of blacksmithing. We will also
investigate the physics behind effective armor and weaponry. Common materials will then be used to
craft our own armor.
December 2, 2017
LEGO Super Powered Storytelling
Learn how to tell the tale of your favorite super hero or character of your own imagination with various
techniques used in animation and theater.
January 6, 2018
Minecraft Master Architect
Looking to level up your building skills? We will break down the geometry and structure used in the real
world and bring these techniques into the Minecraft universe.
February 3, 2018
LEGO in Space
LEGO has traveled aboard the ISS, the Space Shuttle and the spacecraft Juno on its mission to Jupiter.
From lift-off to recovery we will put our LEGO building skills to the test as we explore the final frontier.
March 3, 2018
Minecraft Game Design
Go behind the screen and examine the elements that make up a computer game. We will also go from
desktop to table-top and design our own board game.