Your children don't have to go far away to experience a new world or discover something new about themselves. Have them come to Stony Brook during the vacation weeks. We know how to make learning fun!
Tuesday, April 21: Growing Gardeners & Mud Monsters!
Grow your gardening skills with a day of activities in Common Ground's organic garden. Learn about worms (and how you can compost with worms at home!), dig in the soil, investigate the compost pile, make a mud sculpture, play garden games, and plant a pizza garden to take home.
Wednesday, April 22: Reduce, Reuse, Recycle
The average American produces more than four pounds of garbage per day. That's more than 1,400 pounds of trash per year. Through activities, crafts, and experiments, learn some ways to use less.
Thursday, April 23: Weird Science
From same people who brought you mad science and slime science, now comes even stranger science! Glowing rainbow slime, plastic milk, magic sand and who knows what else!
Friday, April 24: Jeepers, Creepers, That's a Lot of Peepers!
Explore Stony Brook's wettest places in search of the many amphibians that make their homes here. Discover the fascinating life of frogs and salamanders.