Teens and Tech is an after hours event at McWane Science Center for students 6th-12th grade. Each Teens and Tech night focuses on a single topic that is related to science, technology, engineering and/or mathematics.
Explore the art and sciene of making in the “Maker Lab” at McWane’s next “Teen and Tech’ event. Participants will craft cardboard creations, experiment with 3-D doodling and launch their own handmade rockets! This event will include exploration of the summer exhibit “Design Zone” and interaction with local Makers!
This event is FREE for any 6th – 12th graders to attend. Games, fun and food will be provided!
Younger siblings may not attend. Seating is limited. To reserve a spot, please contact our Reservations Department at (205) 714-8414.
Our parking deck will be open for pick up and drop off. You may enter the special events entrance on level C.
The goals of “Teens and Tech” are to (1) engage teens in hands-on, technology-based learning experiences, (2) help them develop 21st Century Learning Skills (critical thinking, collaboration, creative problem solving) and (3) give them the opportunity to learn and practice technology-based skills.
This program is made possible through the generous support of Best Buy.
|McWane Science Center Hours||Special Closings:|
|Monday:||9:00 AM to 5:00 PM||Closed New Year's Day|
|Tuesday:||9:00 AM to 5:00 PM||Closed Easter Sunday|
|Wednesday:||9:00 AM to 5:00 PM||Closed Thanksgiving Day|
|Thursday:||9:00 AM to 5:00 PM||Closed Christmas Eve & Christmas Day|
|Friday:||9:00 AM to 5:00 PM|
|Saturday:||10:00 AM to 6:00 PM|
|Sunday:||12:00 PM to 6:00 PM|