SOARIN' SATURDAYS FOR KIDS (AND 1 WEDNESDAY PROGRAM TOO)

Do your kids like to build model airplanes, experiment with rockets, learn about flight, or explore aviation and aerospace? If so we have the STEM program for you! If not, these STEM programs may inspire them!

Soarin' Saturdays repeat monthly and are free with paid or member admission. All programs, approximately 90-minutes in length, are held in the Space Gallery Classroom and parent participation is required.


Model Airplane Make N’Take
1st Saturday of the Month - for ages 5 and up, 1:00pm
Introduce your young aviator to the hobby of model building with the Sonoran Desert Model Builders. Each child will be given a snap-together model airplane to assemble and take home.

Parent participation is required.

To confirm details, dates, and times check our events calendar. To make reservations, email us or call 520 618-4819.

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Imagine Rockets
2nd Saturday of the Month - for ages 8 and up, 1:00pm
Introduce your young rocket scientist to the fundamentals of rocketry in this fun hands-on experiential program. Each child will build and test experiments while learning about the laws of motion.

Parent participation is required.

To confirm details, dates, and times check our events calendar. To make reservations, email us or call 520 618-4819.

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How Things Fly
3rd Saturday of the Month - for ages 8 and up, 1:00pm
Introduce your young aeronautical engineer to the fundamentals of flight in this fun hands-on experiential program. Each child will build and test experiments that demonstrate the principles of aerodynamics.

Parent participation is required.

To confirm details, dates, and times check our events calendar. To make reservations, email us or call 520 618-4819.

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LEGO® Robotics Experience
4th Saturday of the Month - for ages 8 and up, 1:00pm
This 90-minute adventure explores robots and uses computer programing to make a LEGO® MINDSTORM® NXT robot accomplish preset tasks. Space is extremely limited so reservations are required. This program does not occur in June, July, & August.

Parent participation is required.

To confirm details, dates, and times check our events calendar. To make reservations, email us or call 520 618-4819.

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Young Flyers Fun
4th Saturday of the Month - for ages 4 through 7, 3:00pm
Introduce your young flyer to the fun of aviation museums through gallery tours, storytime and hands-on craft activities. Each month there is a different topic (the same topics is covered on both Wed. and Sat.). Everything from jet airplanes to exploring the solar system. Space is limited so reservations are requested. This program does not occur in June, July, & August.

Parent participation is required.

To confirm details, dates, and times check our events calendar. To make reservations, email us or call 520 618-4819.

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Young Flyers Fun Encore Performance
4th Wednesday of the Month - for ages 4 through 7, 10:00am
Introduce your young flyer to the fun of aviation museums through gallery tours, storytime and hands-on craft activities. Each month there is a different topic (the same topics is covered on both Wed. and Sat.). Everything from jet airplanes to exploring the solar system. Space is limited so reservations are requested.

Parent participation is required.

To confirm details, dates, and times check our events calendar. To make reservations, email us or call 520 618-4819.

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