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Make It: Molding and Casting

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May 06, 2017 through May 21, 2017

Saturday-Sunday, 1:30-5:30pm.

New York Hall of Science


Young elementary, Tween, Teen, Adult

$5 with admission: $16; $13 children ages 2-17

Event description: This workshop gets three thumbs up, literally! Participants will learn about the art of molding and casting while they make exact replicas of their most important digit, their thumb. Then turn those plaster thumbs into thumb thumb tacks, and experiment with hot glue casting as well.

Address: 47-01 111th St.
Corona, NY 11368
Phone: 718-699-0005

About New York Hall of Science

Standard hours: M-F 9:30 am - 5 pm, Sat/Sun 10 am - 6 pm
Wheelchair accessible: Yes
Stroller parking: Yes
Stroller check: No
Bring food: No
Buy food: Yes
Where is food allowed: Food allowed in designated spots
Changing tables in the women's room(s): Yes
Changing tables in the men's room(s): Yes
Family bathroom: No

New York Hall of Science presents 450 exhibits, demonstrations, workshops and participatory activities that explain science, technology, engineering, and math.

NYSCI offers professional development for teachers, produces curricula and resources for classrooms, and studies how technology and play affect how we learn.

NYSCI was founded at the 1964–65 World’s Fair and has evolved into New York’s center for interactive science, serving a half million students, teachers, and families each year.

Parking: Paid
Nearest public transportation stop: 7 (local 111th Street Station)
Party room: Yes

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