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Weekend Science Clubs

Join us on the second weekend of each month to investigate exciting science topics. Sessions will be filled with new challenges, hands-on activities and interaction with local scientists. Throughout the year, we will explore an array of fields including biology, chemistry, engineering, environmental science, physics, robotics and much more!




Saturday Science Club for Girls is held the second Saturday of the month from noon to 2 p.m. for girls in grades 5 to 8.


Sunday Science Club is held the second Sunday of the month from 1 to 3 p.m. Sunday classes are co-ed for grades 5 to 8.



Members $13, non-members $15 per person, per date. To participate, parents must pre-register and pay with a credit card while registering their children by calling (619) 238-1233 x806 or click above to register online.


Upcoming Topics


October: Magic or Science?

Saturday, October 13
12 noon to 2 p.m.
Sunday, October 14
1 to 3 p.m.

Learn fun science tricks that look like magic and uncover the science behind trickery.

November: Volcanoes

November 10, 2018
Noon–2 p.m.
November 11, 2018 
1–3 p.m.
Discuss the different layers of the earth and discover how tectonic plates create different types of volcanoes in honor of our new film, Volcanoes.

December: Gingerbread Engineering

December 8, 2018 
Noon–2 p.m.
December 9, 2018
1–3 p.m.
Build a gingerbread structure that can withstand moving earth, elements and weight and examine what forces can make these structures strong.

January: Secrets of Squid

January 12, 2019
Noon–2 p.m.
January 13, 2019
1–3 p.m.
Have you ever seen a cephalopod? Get an inside look at the anatomy that makes these creatures so fascinating. 

February: Valentine's Day Science

February 9, 2019
Noon–2 p.m.
February 10, 2019
1–3 p.m.
Express your love for science this Valentine's Day! Experience some hot and cold reactions and other Valentine's Day experiments. 


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