This Month @ the Lab
Spring is here if we feel it or not! We have a lot of fun planned this season.
We have a great month of fun and hands-on learning planned as we head towards camp season. Be sure and check out the calendar of events, for pop-up demonstrations and activities.
Special Hours of Operation:
Please note special closing times a few days this month:
~ Thursday, April 5, the Lab will close at 5 pm for a private event.
~ Saturday, April 14, the Lab will close at 5 pm for a private event.
~ Thursday, April 19, the Lab will close at 12 pm for a private event.
Did you know Fairfax County Schools have a student holiday on Monday, August 16,? We’ve got you covered with a STEM-tastic Single Day Camp, “Got Electricity?” from 9 am – 3 pm. After care is available until 5 pm if needed. Please visit our Camps page to learn more and register.
Be sure and check out all the details about this fun night in the Lab for kids only!
Visit our Special Events page to learn more and register.
Family Science Night Applications are now being accepted!
What’s up at the Experiment Bar?
We’ve added yet another twist to our popular Slime Experiment! This month we explore what happens when you add a common household propellant to the mix.
New experiment arriving Saturday, April 7th!
The Discovery Zone is open to children aged 5 and under! This is the perfect place for exploring, building, perfecting fine motor skills, and making new friends! Imagination runs wild here and there’s plenty of ways to engage with your child.
Story time is now @ the Lab! Bring your preschooler to listen and enjoy an engaging story you both can talk about all day long together! Meet your friends and make new ones at this program included with the same day General Admission ticket. This program is offered at 11 am, facilitated by a STEM Educator, followed by an activity.
This is a program specifically designed for the visitors 2-5 years old and their engaged adult! This program is offered at 11 am, facilitated by a STEM Educator, followed by an activity.
Make sure you check out the Calendar of Events for extended hours, special programs and events, workshops, camps and more!