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Investigate SPACE in November!

Need something to do in Ashland this fall? ScienceWorks is investigating space this November! Join us all month long to make your own rover, become a crater creator, and more! Not to miss is our James Webb Space Telescope event happening Nov. 13 and 14 at the museum. We’ll be offering exciting one-weekend-only programs…come check…

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Introducing: Storybook Labs!

A grayscale book is open and in the center of a purple rectangle. From the pages of the book, out fly various science tools like a beaker, telescope, rocket, and more.

New at ScienceWorks! Storybook Labs kicks off this Halloween and is free with your museum admission. Bring your future scientists, engineers, and change-makers for an NGSS-aligned, STEM-focused storytime and activity. Following our Halloween event, we’ll be offering Storybook Labs every Saturday and Sunday at 10:15 AM and 1:45 PM! Best for Pre-K thru 1st grade…

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Introducing: the Southern Oregon Volunteer Coordinators’ Council

Introducing: The Southern Oregon Volunteer Coordinators’ Council. This group of volunteer coordination and community engagement professionals from the Rogue Valley area is always seeking new members! This professional development network meets monthly to connect about and improve upon all things community engagement.

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Bite-Sized Science Printable Instructions

Episode 1: Lava Lamp worksheet Episode 2: Disco Whirler worksheet Episode 3: Spinning Chairs worksheet Episode 4: Underwater Fireworks worksheet Episode 5: Bubble Art worksheet Episode 6: Make Instant Snow From A Diaper worksheet Episode 7: Marbled Cards worksheet Episode 8: Bottle Orchestra worksheet Episode 9: Elephant Toothpaste worksheet

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FrankenToys are back!

This October, FrankenToys are back at ScienceWorks! Explore the scientific concepts of structure and function with this free, NGSS-aligned, facilitated activity. Sure to inspire conversations about habitats, biomes, and other STEM fun with scientists of all ages, this is a make-and-take activity. Have a stuffed animal or other toy you want to donate? Consider ScienceWorks!

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