Our After-School Program Themes
Catapults, Crime & Toys
Dare to discover how a detective solves a crime and how science is critical to your favorite toys! Including Bey Blades “Let it Rip! We will uncover cool science you can do in your own kitchen, build simple machines, explore the world of telecommunications, discover how special effects are created, and explore the amazing world of robots.
Welcome to the world of chemistry! Children make gooey slime, experiment with different reactions, and explore how to use the tools that chemists use. Polymers and catalysts are only two of the fascinating concepts young scientists explore in this thrilling trip through the chemistry lab!
Energy, Matter & More
Investigate the different states of matter, explore different chemical reactions and make a polymer! Students will unravel energy and how it produces electricity and investigate light and lasers. Finally, explore our senses and learn about all our body systems.
Light, Sight & Sound
What makes your hair stand up? Is it a magnet or magic? And just what are carbs, anyway? Kids explore a variety of introductory topics about the wonders of both the life and physical sciences.
Magic, Forces & Flight
Ever wonder how bridges stand up over water? Or how gravity works? Kids explore a variety of introductory topics in engineering, physics, and chemistry, as they learn how science can impact our everyday lives.
NASA Academy of Future Space Explorers
NASA and Mad Science collaborate to inspire the next generation! Children go on a voyage of discovery with unique hands-on activities, and amazing demonstrations that explore the sun and stars, space technology, rocket science, the atmosphere, planets and moons, and more!
Students discover how science is at work in the world around them! They explore the animal kingdom, both on land and under the sea. Investigate the basic building blocks of life, the cell, and get into some GROSS human body processes. Nature really is wondrous.