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Discovery Saturday + Family Workshops

January 26 @ 10:00 am - 2:00 pm


Discovery Saturday + Family Workshops
Saturday, January 26th 10-2pm
Discover something new at Discovery Saturdays.
Included with $4 admission…

Marksbury Discovery Exhibit | Catching the Wind: the Nature + Science of Flight
Art Galleries | Lexington’s Creative Camera Club Exhibition of Photography
Maker’s Space | Stop Motion Animation: Make still images come to life by creating movie clips from construction paper and modeling clay.
Planetarium | 11am: One World, One Sky with Big Bird and Friends  12:15pm + 1:15pm: Ice Worlds
(included with admission)

Add and AM or PM workshop ($10 per person, includes admission)

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.

AM Workshop 10:30 – noon | Science in the Kitchen: the Perfect Recipe with Rachael Sieg  | REGISTER HERE Apply the scientific method in the kitchen by designing and testing your own recipe for hot chocolate. Learn about the different properties of common ingredients in chocolate chip cookies. Then, create your own perfect, scientifically-tested chocolate chip cookie recipe that will even impress grandma.

PM Workshop 1:00 – 2:30 | Wet-Felted Wall Hanging with Tonya Vance | REGISTER HERE
Using wool, water, soap, and some elbow grease, we will create a beautiful abstract art wall hanging. Families can create a bigger one together or each member can make their own small hanging. Wet-felting can get messy to be sure to wear clothes that can get wet.



January 26
10:00 am - 2:00 pm
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Living Arts & Science Center
362 N. Martin Luther King Blvd
Lexington, KY 40508 United States
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