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Daily and Weekly Activities

The Lederman Science Center is open to the public
Monday–Friday, 8:30 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.

February, 2020

Design and Create: Be an Engineer, 9:00 AM - 11:30 AM, Science Adventure

DZero Tour, 1:00PM - 3:00PM, Special Event

Hands-on Engineering, 9:00 AM - 11:30 AM, Science Adventure

Snow Crystals, 9:00 AM - 11:00 AM, Science Adventure , Full

From Classroom to World-Class Lab: Connecting Science Learning to STEM Careers, 8:30 AM-2:30 PM, Workshop

March, 2020

Ask-a-Scientist Guided Tour of Fermilab: Engineering at Fermilab with Mayling Wong-Squires, 1:00 PM-4:00 PM, Special Event

DZero Tour: DZero and Tevatron Tour, 1:00 PM-3:00 PM, Special Event

Science in Star Wars, 9:00 AM - 11:00 AM, Science Adventure

Problem Solving through Coding, 9:30 AM - 12:00 PM, Science Adventure

Kid Inventors, 9:00 AM - 12:00 PM, Science Adventure

April, 2020

Ask-a-Scientist Guided Tour of Fermilab: Looking Back in Time: Cosmology at the Beginning of the World - Adam Anderson, 1:00 PM-4:00 PM, Special Event

Wild and Wonderful Weather, 9:30 AM - 11:30 AM, Science Adventure

Brilliant Butterflies, 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM, Science Adventure

May, 2020

Ask-a-Scientist Guided Tour of Fermilab: Quantum Computing - Adam Lyon, 1:00 PM-4:00 PM, Special Event

Fireflies, Sea Monsters and Glow Sticks, 9:30 AM - 12:30 PM, Science Adventure

June, 2020

Ask-a-Scientist Guided Tour of Fermilab: "The Sky's the Limit: Radiation Hazards of Space Travel" - Jim Welsh, Loyola Medical Center and Hines VA Hospital , 1:00 PM-4:00 PM, Special Event

Summer Secondary Physics Institute - Modern Physics, NGSS, and Fermilab, 8:30 AM-3:30 PM, Workshop

Summer Secondary Chemistry Institute, 8:30 AM-3:30 PM, Workshop

Science Storylines of the Prairie, 8:00 AM-4:00 PM (5:20 PM Grad Credit), Workshop

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

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

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

July, 2020

Ask-a-Scientist Guided Tour of Fermilab, 1:00 PM-4:00 PM, Special Event

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

Phriendly Physics Teacher Workshops Grades K-2, 8:30 AM-4:00 PM, Workshop

Phriendly Physics Teacher Workshops Grades 3-5, 8:30 AM-4:00 PM, Workshop

Energy and Ecosystems Teacher Workshop, 8:00 AM-4:00 PM (4:30 PM Grad Credit), Workshop