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Calendar of Actvities

Daily and Weekly Activities

The Lederman Science Center is open to the public
Monday–Friday, 9:00 AM–4:30 PM
and every Saturday 9:00 AM–3:00 PM.

Students should be in or have completed the grades listed with each Science Adventure.

Scholarships are available for some of our activities. To register for science adventures, special events and workshops with online registration and payment, click on the pencil next to the event on the calendar.

April, 2014

Science, Technology, Engineering, & Mathematics Career Expo , 5:30 PM - 8:30 PM, Special Event

Get to Know Fermilab Guided Tour, 10:30 AM - 12:00 PM, Special Event

Creativity and Circuitry, 9:00 AM - 12:00 PM, Science Adventure, Full

Get to Know Fermilab Guided Tour, 10:30 AM - 12:00 PM, Special Event

May, 2014

Get to Know Lederman Science Center, 10:00 AM - 12:00 Noon, Special Event

The Bugs are Back!, 9:30 AM - 12:00 PM, Science Adventure

Ask-a-Scientist Guided Tour of Fermilab: "Muon Magic-how an old magnet might usher in a new era of physics" Joe Grange, 1:00 PM - 4:00 PM, Special Event

Get to Know Fermilab Guided Tour, 10:30 AM - 12:00 PM, Special Event

Get to Know Fermilab Guided Tour, 10:30 AM - 12:00 PM, Special Event

Junior Prairie Rangers Pin Sessions, 9:30 AM - 12:00 PM, Science Adventure

Get to Know Fermilab Guided Tour, 10:30 AM - 12:00 PM, Special Event

Get to Know Fermilab Guided Tour, 10:30 AM - 12:00 PM, Special Event

June, 2014

Ask-a-Scientist Guided Tour of Fermilab: "Virtual Particles-what does Heisenberg hear when a tree falls in the forest?" Brendan Casey, 1:00 PM - 4:00 PM, Special Event

Get to Know Fermilab Guided Tour, 10:30 AM - 12:00 PM, Special Event

Get to Know Lederman Science Center, 10:00 AM - 12:00 Noon, Special Event

Fermilab Outdoor Family Fair, 1:00 PM-4:00 PM, Special Event

Get to Know Fermilab Guided Tour, 10:30 AM - 12:00 PM, Special Event

Making Waves with Medical Imaging, 9:00 AM - 2:00 PM, Science Adventure

Treasure Boxes, 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM, Science Adventure

The Prairie - Our Heartland Teacher Workshop, 8:00 AM - 3:00 PM (8:00 - 5:20 if taking for credit), Workshop

Summer Secondary Physics Institute - Engineering Applications, 8:30 AM - 3:30 PM, Workshop

Modeling Biology, 7:30 AM-2:00 PM, Workshop , Full

Modeling Chemistry, 7:30 AM-2:00 PM, Workshop , Full

Modeling Physics: Mechanics, 7:30 AM-2:00 PM, Workshop , Full

Modeling Physics: Electricity and Magnetism, 7:30 AM-2:00 PM, Workshop , Full

Traveling the Universe: Get on Board!, 9:30 AM - 11:30 AM, Science Adventure

Nanotech Investigations, 1:00 PM - 4:00 PM, Science Adventure

Get to Know Fermilab Guided Tour, 10:30 AM - 12:00 PM, Special Event

Insects at Work in Our World, 9:00 AM - 4:15 PM, Workshop

Traveling the Universe: Chart Your Course!, 9:30 AM - 11:30 AM, Science Adventure

Map Mysteries, 9:30 AM - 12:30 PM, Science Adventure

Summer Secondary Biology Institute, 8:00 AM-4:30 PM, Workshop

Summer Secondary Physics Institutes - Electricity and Magnetism, 8:30 AM - 3:30 PM, Workshop

Club Invention - Intermediate Students, 9:00 AM - 2:30 PM, Science Adventure

Club Invention - Primary Students, 9:00 AM - 2:30 PM, Science Adventure

Get to Know Fermilab Guided Tour, 10:30 AM - 12:00 PM, Special Event

A Day in the Life of an Owl, 9:00 AM - 11:30 AM, Science Adventure

Lego Engineering, 9:30 AM - 12:00 PM, Science Adventure

Unlocking Science and Math Problems, 9:00 AM - 11:30 AM, Science Adventure

Wondering Why?, 9:00 AM - 11:00 AM, Science Adventure

July, 2014

Get to Know Lederman Science Center, 10:00 AM - 12:00 Noon, Special Event

Survival Science, 9:00 AM - 12:30 PM, Science Adventure

Leonardo Da Vinci, 9:00 AM - 11:00 AM, Science Adventure

Lego Engineering Juniors, 9:30 AM - 12:00 PM, Science Adventure

Crystal Connections, 9:30 AM - 12:00 PM, Science Adventure

Beauty and Charm Teacher Workshop, 9:00 AM - 4:00 PM, Workshop

Games, Magic and the Brain, 9:30 AM - 12:30 PM, Science Adventure

Particles and Prairies Teacher Workshop, 8:00 AM-3:00 PM (8:00 - 4:30 if taking for credit), Workshop

Predator and Prey in the Prairie, 9:00 AM - 11:00 AM, Science Adventure

Phriendly Physics Teacher Workshops, 8:00 AM-3:30 PM, Workshop

August, 2014

Get to Know Lederman Science Center, 10:00 AM - 12:00 Noon, Special Event

Nature's Power Lab, 9:30 AM - 2:30 PM, Science Adventure

Modeling Chemistry, 7:30 AM-2:00 PM, Workshop

What's the Matter?, 9:00 AM - 2:30 PM, Science Adventure

I See!, 9:30 AM - 2:00 PM, Science Adventure

Life in the Woods, 9:00 AM - 11:00 AM, Science Adventure

Dynamic Duo , 9:00 AM - 3:00 PM, Science Adventure

September, 2014

Get to Know Lederman Science Center, 10:00 AM - 12:00 Noon, Special Event

October, 2014

Get to Know Lederman Science Center, 10:00 AM - 12:00 Noon, Special Event

November, 2014

Get to Know Lederman Science Center, 10:00 AM - 12:00 Noon, Special Event

December, 2014

Get to Know Lederman Science Center, 10:00 AM - 12:00 Noon, Special Event