Do you give your friends valentines and little heart-shaped candies? Do you ever cross your heart when making a promise that you really, really mean? Or turn on the radio to hear someone singing about their broken heart? Find out how the human heart works through a variety of hands-on activities.
Modesto Thursday, October 2, 2014, 6 p.m. to 8 p.m.
GreatValley Museum Tour – NEW!
(Grades K–3, families & friends)
Gain a greater understanding of the critters that inhabit your neighborhood. Great Valley Museum docents will guide you through displays depicting a variety of animals from dinosaurs to those living in our backyards today.
Modesto Saturday, October 4, 2014, 2 p.m. to 4 p.m.
Shutterbugs – NEW!
Take a nature hike through Caswell State Park as a photo journaling experience. Great Valley Museum volunteers will help you set the scene for the perfect picture.
Caswell State Park on Wednesday, October 8, 2014, 4 p.m. to 6 p.m.
Explore excavated foundations and enclosed pathways on this one-hour guided tour. Your personal tour guide will lead the way, revealing the history and legends of Sacramento’s Underground.
Sacramento on Wednesday, October 8, 2014, 4 p.m. to 7 p.m.
Energy in Motion
During this evening of electric science projects, you will discover how energy is converted to electricity by setting model turbines into motion using different sources of energy. This is a great start to work on the Science of Style badge.
Modesto on Thursday, October 9, 2014, 6 p.m. to 8 p.m.
(Grades 2–3, families & friends)
Learn the structure and function of the digestive system using common household items.Conduct hands-on experiments to observe chemical processes of starch digestion. Modesto on Wednesday, October 15, 2014, 6 p.m. to 8 p.m.Register here.
Renaissance Girls! #GSRenGirls
(Grades K–12, families & friends)
Get your registration form here.