BPAstroKIDS: Solar Eclipse! | August 12th
See the solar eclipse at our next show!
- See the Solar Eclipse on our planetarium.
- Create a Solar Eclipse model
Date: Saturday, August 12th
Times: 4-5pm and 5-6pm
Ages: All ages welcome, suitable for PreK-Grade 6 with parent involvement
Cost: Free. Suggested $5 donations help cover supplies
Location: 11299 Arrow Point Dr NE (Turn in by the soccer fields) | Get event reminders!
The Great American Solar Eclipse
Learn about the historic event hitting the PNW on Aug 21st!
Create your own solar powered pinwheel as we learn what the Sun is capable of!
Make an asteroid to kill off the dinosaurs, then excavate fossil remains or make your own fossils!
Findo ut what our Sun is made of as well look at burning hot gasses!
The Lives of Stars
Discover the life cycle of stars from the Milky Way and beyond!
Gravity! The ultimate downer
Recreate the solar system, investigate dropping balls and build a pendulum!
Create and decorate your very own take home spectrometer to investigate everything from hydrogen emission lines to the spectrum of light bulbs at home!
Our Solar System
Discover and create your own solar systems with scale replicas, then discover our Planet 9!
Revisit many of our fun activities, from CD sundials to take home telescopes!
Create your own planets and then test out different star systems to find out which system your planet could support life in!
Learn about Observatories, create telescopes and look up at the "night sky"
The Particle Jungle
Explore the world of dark matter and particle physics as we discover hidden shapes like CERN researchers!
Create and paint with homemade bristle bots!
Star Wars Science
Make your own edible light saber with Jello and lasers, then test your Jedi skills!
How are stars created? Discover nebulae as we make our own clouds, and paint our own shirts!
Discover how different sized rocks changes crater shape and the distance of projectiles!