The Teen Tech Club offers teens ages 13–18 a place to create, tinker, play and learn. In an open-ended format, participants will guide their own learning by exploring cutting edge technology with guidance from experts.
Space is limited. There is a one-time registration for all sessions of the fall semester. Participation is free!
* Parents, have a great night out – or in – while your child has fun at Explora!
This month’s Theme: DIY Animatronics
Make a hydraulic claw, make a drawing machine, and more while learning how machines move.
Note: For fees, registration deadline, and more details, please visit our web page, https://www.explora.us/en/events/parents-night-out/ or call 505-224-8341.
Math in Air & Space
How do planes fly? How do rockets get to space? Create your own straw rockets and watch them go, as you learn about how math is used in Air and Space with 12 Months of Math!
Look for this math activity at Explora from 2-4pm today hosted by 12 Months of Math.
Learn more about 12 Months of Math and view math resources for families at 12MonthsofMath.org.
Frontiers for Young Minds is an ongoing Journal review project for ages 8-15. Join the Explora group of Frontiers for Young Minds, an open access, online science journal for kids! Participants meet once a month on Sunday afternoons and work closely with UNM mentors and Explora staff. They will meet at Explora to review neuroscience research articles written for kids and learn about being a research scientist through peer review activities and hands-on experiments.
This program is free, but requires application and advance registration. Get program info and application details at www.explora.us/frontiers-for-young-minds, or contact Caroline at email@example.com or call 505-224-8385
Explora is proud to present our first annual Science of Spirits, an Adult Night for ages 21 and up!
Sip, shop, and learn about the science of liquors as you visit with experts from four local distilleries: Hollow Spirits, Left Turn Distilling, and Safehouse Distilling. While enjoying your favorite distilled spirit, cocktail, or mocktail, you can explore the science behind a variety of liquors. Experience exciting activities and demonstrations including creating a cloud in a bottle, experimenting with different alcohol densities, and testing your palate at one of our many flavor stations. In a special nod to the season, costumes are welcome but optional—without masks please!
Learn more: https://www.explora.us/science-of-spirits/
FREE Teen Night at Explora!
Join us for a Teen Takeover at Explora! We’ll have information about STEM careers, internships, and jobs for teens. Participate is a Maker activity in Studio Inventivo, enjoy free food, explore our exhibits, and more!
Camps & Semester Programs
Adult Nights for ages 18+ Let your inner child out at an evening for grown ups!
The next Adult Night is Friday, November 22, 2019, 6:30-10pm. The theme will be “Geek Out,”
Regular admission fees apply.
Explora is a 501(c)(3) non-profit, and all purchases at our store are always tax-free. Proceeds from your purchases at Ideas, the store at Explora, help fund our programs and exhibits.