Bubble Science

Pop some bubbles with the Carnegie Science Center. On July 18 at 10:00 AM, kids 4 to 8 years old will learn about the science of bubbles with some professional bubble blowers. This program is wait list only, so save your spot online or by calling 412-269-0334.

Bookies Book Club: Dory Fantasmagory

Join a kids only summer reading book club! On July 16 at 2 PM, children in grades 1-3 will read Dory Fantasmagory by Abby Hanlon and hang out for fun activities. This book club is currently wait list only, so register online or by calling 412-269-0334 to get your spot.

9th Annual Worm Races

Our most popular summer event is back for its ninth year! On July 13 at 10:30 AM, bring a worm (yes, a real, live one) and get ready to race. Participants must be in 5th grade or younger and bring their own worm. Register online or by calling 412-269-0334.

Build It!

Don your hard hats with the Carnegie Science Center. On July 11 at 10:00 AM, students in grades K-5 will create sculptures, build arches and assemble other unique structures. This program is wait list only, so save your spot online or by calling 412-269-0334.

Spacewalking

Float in a most peculiar way with the Carnegie Science Center. On June 29 at 10 AM, students in grades 2-5 will learn about the effects of pressure, gravity, high-speed impacts, and more. Register online or by calling 412-269-0334.

Giraffes Can’t Dance

The Pittsburgh Cultural Trust‘s Gateway to the Arts StoryCorner presents Giraffes Can’t Dance. On June 28 at 6 PM, families will join a professional storyteller while the bring the book to life and participate in a craft inspired by the story! Register online or by calling 412-269-0334.

Life of a Soldier

What is it like to be a soldier? On June 25 at 1 PM, children in grades 4-8 will learn about the life of a soldier and explore museum artifacts from the Soldiers and Sailors Museum of Pittsburgh. Register online or by calling 412-269-0334.

Ballet FUN-damentals

The Pittsburgh Ballet Theatre is coming! On June 21 at 6 PM, children 3 to 8 years old will meet a dancer, hear a story, explore ballet and pointe shoes, and learn the five basic ballet positions. Register online or by calling 412-269-0334.

The Butterfly Project

The Holocaust Center of Pittsburgh will be here on June 20 at 10 AM for a very special event: The Butterfly Project. Participants in this inter-generational project will learn about children who died in the Holocaust. Each participant will receive a card with the story of a specific child and Read More

Meet and Greet with Jet Propulsion

Meet Jet Propulsion from Ready, Jet, Go! On June 14 at 6:30 PM, kids ages 3-8 years old can take a photo with Jet and make an outer space craft. Register online or by calling 412-269-0334.