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Spooky Science - October 10, 2011

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September 07, 2011

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Jenny Slafkosky (415) 528-4367

Spooky Science - October 10, 2011

Spooky Science - A One Day Camp for Kids 7-10 years
9 am – 4 pm, Monday, October 10, 2011

mask-making at Exploratorium HalloweenWho says there’s nothing scientific about Halloween? Come and get revved up early for it this year with Spooky Science, the Exploratorium’s day camp featuring a cauldron-full of spine-tingling activities to amuse and educate children 7 to 10 years old.
On Monday, October 10, from 9 am to 4 pm, kids can learn how to “shrink a head,” try their hand at making a flying ghost, and hear the eerie sound of cutlery when it screams!  This day camp features creepy crafts and hands-on science activities designed to inspire curiosity and put children in the spirit for one of the funnest holidays of the year.  Give us your youngsters for the day, if you dare!

Cost is $85 ($70 for members). For more information please call 415-561-0376 or email memberprograms@exploratorium.edu

Hours of Operation & New Evening Hours
Tuesday-Sunday 10am-5pm;  every Thursday evening adults only (ages 18 and up) 6pm-10pm.

$29 for adults, with lower rates for SF Bay Area residents, youth, seniors, students, teachers and the disabled. Tickets available at the door and advance tickets available online at www.exploratorium.edu/visit/tickets.

Getting Here
The Exploratorium is easily accessible by public transit. Convenient parking is available nearby. For more information, visit www.exploratorium.edu/visit/location-directions

About the Exploratorium
The Exploratorium is the global leader in informal learning, igniting curiosity and inspiring creativity in people of all ages. The world-renowned science museum creates original, interactive exhibits, on display at more than 1,000 science centers, museums and public spaces around the world. Dedicated to education reform in and out of the classroom, the Exploratorium is a premier professional development center for educators and a creator of award-winning educational resources. Since 1969, the Exploratorium has influenced generations of entrepreneurs, artists, scientists, teachers, students, children, museum professionals and everyday doers, reaching nearly 180 million people annually from around the globe. On April 17, 2013, the Exploratorium opened at Pier 15 in the heart of San Francisco's Embarcadero, where it will celebrate a new era of experiences that encourage critical thinking and awaken wonder for generations to come. For more information, visit www.exploratorium.edu/visit.

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San Francisco
California 94111
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Contact Us:
Jenny Slafkosky (415) 528-4367