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Discovery Saturday + Family Workshops

June 23, 2018 @ 10:00 am - 2:00 pm

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Discovery Saturday + Family Workshops
Saturday, June 23rd 10-2pm
Discover something new at Discovery Saturdays. These workshops are designed to be enjoyed together with friends and family of all ages. The fourth Saturday of every month, a 90 minute AM and PM workshop will focus on topics such as comic drawing, trying you hand at the pottery wheel and much more. Workshops are led by our teaching artists or science educators and offer a great introduction to the LASC or a unique way entertain family and friends. Drop-ins welcome if space allows. Come early or stay late for a planetarium show and take in our art exhibits to complete the day.
Included with $4 admission…
Marksbury Discovery Exhibit | How Things Work: Engineering and Innovation
Art Galleries | 2018 Youth Arts Exhibit, Deconstruct-Reconstruct with David Arnold, Sonya Blaydes and Darrell Kincer
Maker’s Space | Lava Lamp Science: In honor of the LASC’s 50th anniversary we’ll be going retro this Discovery Saturday! Learn all about the science behind the iconic 1960’s lava lamp and even make one to take home with you.
Planetarium | 11am: One World, One Sky with Big Bird and Friends 12:15pm + 1:15pm: Earth, Moon, Sun
(included with admission)
Add and AM or PM workshop…
AM WorkshopQuick Start Comics with Kenn Minter | REGISTER HERE    We will explore many aspects of the comic illustration process from the initial character drawing and design storytelling content and techniques. Join us for this colorful and adventurous experience for the whole family

PM WorkshopExpressive Watercolor Portraits with Deborah Slone | REGISTER HERE   Bring the whole family and have fun creating portraits of each other! Enjoy this basic lesson on painting with watercolors and how to use color to capture the unique personality of your subject.


June 23, 2018
10:00 am - 2:00 pm


Living Arts & Science Center
362 N. Martin Luther King Blvd
Lexington, KY 40508 United States
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