Breaking News

STEAM Family Day


This event has passed, but check out our calendar for fun today, this week, this month!


Summer may signal the end of school, but it is still a time when kids and families can learn — and have fun while doing it! Visit the National Air and Space Museum’s Steven F. Udvar-Hazy Center for an engaging day of science, technology, engineering, arts, and mathematics (STEAM) on July 14, 2018.

The accomplishments of the first century of flight — and the groundbreaking achievements currently underway in aviation, human spaceflight, and planetary exploration — are not possible without STEAM principles. Explore this intersection of STEAM and aerospace with hands-on activities and STEAM professionals working in the field.

Activities include:

• Learn how to code, build, invent, and animate with Boolean Girl (11 am, 12 pm, 1 pm, and 2 pm)
• Safely look at the sun with a solar telescope
• Create structures that are works of art
• Learn to program robots that can travel to another planet
• Explore 60 years of NASA with Associate Administrator for Human Exploration and Operations Bill Gerstenmaier

Admission is free; parking is $15.

The Steven F. Udvar-Hazy Center is located at 14390 Air and Space Museum Pkwy., Chantilly, VA 20151.

  Learn more


Disclaimer/Terms: These opportunities are subject to last minute cancellations and changes that might not be reflected in this DullesMoms.com post. Please, always confirm by calling/clicking.



Related Articles

Town of Herndon’s 4th of July Celebration

Head on over to Bready Park and enjoy family-friendly fun including live entertainment, games, and more,,,

ComedySportz

All ages are invited to watch as two teams battle for laughs and points as they make up scenes and songs on the spot…

Your DMV Summer Movie Guide

From drive-in theaters featuring classic movies to animated favorites under the stars — you’ll enjoy a summer full of family entertainment…