March Is Packed With STEM Activities For All Ages
Spring is here at Arizona Science Center. There are events and happenings available for every audience throughout March. From Dogs!, to Science that looks a lot like magic – guests will have access to all the standard Science Center exhibits, and the opportunity to experience exciting new additions and special events. This month will inspire every inner scientist and create experiences attendees are sure to remember.
Activities For All Ages
Dogs! A Science Tail – Dogs! A Science Tail is a fun, interactive glimpse into the world of our canine friends. Guests can discover life from a dog’s point of view in the Science Center’s newest exhibition.
APS Solar Month – March 1-31 – Investigate the Sun during APS Solar Month! During the entire month of March, experience solar science in a whole new light. Guests can enjoy dazzling demonstrations and hands-on activities, from constructing solar houses to creating solar art!
Impossible Science – March 4-19 | 10:00 a.m., 12:30 p.m., 2:00 p.m. Daily – Take a journey with Jason Latimer, World Champion of Magic and the Curator of Impossible Science, Jason Latimer makes the impossible possible through STEM!
Astronomy Week – March 20-26 – Explore the universe at Arizona Science Center’s Spring Astronomy Week! Celebrate the Spring Equinox with out-of-this-world activations all week long. On Friday, March 24 from 7:00 to 10:00 p.m., bring the whole family to our FREE Family Astronomy Night in front of Arizona Science Center in Heritage Square.
Inspiring Curious Minds Through Science
CAMP INNOVATION – March 13-17 | 9:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m. – CAMP INNOVATION is back for Spring Break and many grades are already sold out! Campers in grades 1-2 will be attending Dogs! A Science Camp, while campers in grades 3-6 will be exploring Impossible Science!
CREATE at Arizona Science Center® – Kids ages 8 – 12 can join weekly rotating mini workshops throughout March. Using different laser-cut designs, they’ll be able to assemble a bark-worthy bookend inspired by Dogs! A Science Tail!
Science With a Twist – March 17 | 5:00 – 9:00 p.m. Magic and dogs come together to make for a paws-itively magical evening! Guests 21 and over can celebrate St. Patrick’s Day with Impossible Science LIVE, Dogs! A Science Tail and themed cocktails.
Playing in the Irene P. Flinn Giant Screen Theater and the Dorrance Planetarium
Fixed: The Science/Fiction Of Human Enhancement – Complimentary Film Screening included with general admission – March 26 | 1:00 p.m. From botox to bionic limbs, the human body is more “upgradeable” than ever! The award-winning documentary, Fixed: The Science/Fiction of Human Enhancement, explores the social impact of human biotechnologies. Haunting and humorous, Fixed rethinks “disability” and “normalcy” by exploring technologies that promise to change our bodies and minds forever.
Expedition: Solar System – Daily showings at 11:30 a.m. and 2:30 p.m. Grab your space helmets, Arizona—It’s time for the ultimate road trip, across all of space, and to the outer edges of our solar system. Journey with us as we go out into the far reaches of our Solar System. During this 45-minute presentation, we’ll explore volcanoes and craters, ice and storms, hundreds of billions of stars, and so much more. Seated under the 60-foot NanoSeam dome, Expedition: Solar System is the ultimate cosmic exploration experience.
About Arizona Science Center Located in downtown Phoenix, Arizona Science Center features more than 300 hands-on exhibits, a state-of-the-art planetarium, a five-story giant-screen theater, live demonstrations, traveling exhibitions, and exciting science programs. The Center offers programs for all ages, including Science on Wheels, CAMP INNOVATION, Teen programs, Professional Development, and adults’ night out: Science With A Twist. Whether onsite or at your location–get ready to embark on a hands-on STEM learning journey you’ll never forget. To learn more or to reserve tickets, visit azscience.org or call 602.716.2000.