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April 2019

Family STEAM Day – Sustainable Solutions: Wind-Powered Cars

April 20 @ 12:00 pm - 4:00 pm

The use of renewable forms of energy is a major focus for today’s engineers, especially within the automotive world. Wind power is one of the simplest and least expensive sources of renewable energy. Today we’ll be using craft supplies and recycled materials to design, build and race wind-powered model cars, as we explore how wind power may be utilized in real-world applications. Design, build, tinker and learn together as you explore the world of automobiles and its relation to science,…

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May 2019

Family STEAM Day – Robot Design Challenge

May 18 @ 12:00 pm - 4:00 pm

  Members of The SOTAbots (a Washington robotics team combining nontraditional High School students from The Industrial Design and Engineering Arts School (iDEA), School of the Arts (SOTA) and Tacoma Science and Math Institute (SAMi)) will be at the museum talking with visitors about designing, programming and building robots. Create your own designs in our Bot Design Challenge and learn how the FIRST Robotics Competition program works. The team will have building materials for visitors to test their robotics skills…

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June 2019

Family STEAM Day – Race Day

June 15 @ 12:00 pm - 4:00 pm

    Come explore the world of racing! Today you’ll have the chance to check out some cool race cars and learn about about designing and building fuel efficient cars for the future. Then, head into the Museum and pick up a Race Car Scavenger Hunt from the front desk. Using the clues provided, see if you can find all the race cars as you explore the galleries! Design, build, tinker and learn together as you explore the world of…

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July 2019

Family STEAM Day

July 20 @ 12:00 pm - 4:00 pm
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An event every month that begins at 12:00pm on day Third of the month, repeating until December 31, 2019

Design, build, tinker and learn together as you explore the world of automobiles and its relation to science, technology, engineering, art and math. On the third Saturday of each month, you and your child, grandchild, or family can spend quality time together exploring activities available in the Education Studio and Family Zone.

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August 2019

Family STEAM Day

August 17 @ 12:00 pm - 4:00 pm
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An event every month that begins at 12:00pm on day Third of the month, repeating until December 31, 2019

Design, build, tinker and learn together as you explore the world of automobiles and its relation to science, technology, engineering, art and math. On the third Saturday of each month, you and your child, grandchild, or family can spend quality time together exploring activities available in the Education Studio and Family Zone.

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September 2019

Family STEAM Day

September 21 @ 12:00 pm - 4:00 pm
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An event every month that begins at 12:00pm on day Third of the month, repeating until December 31, 2019

Design, build, tinker and learn together as you explore the world of automobiles and its relation to science, technology, engineering, art and math. On the third Saturday of each month, you and your child, grandchild, or family can spend quality time together exploring activities available in the Education Studio and Family Zone.

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October 2019

Family STEAM Day

October 19 @ 12:00 pm - 4:00 pm
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An event every month that begins at 12:00pm on day Third of the month, repeating until December 31, 2019

Design, build, tinker and learn together as you explore the world of automobiles and its relation to science, technology, engineering, art and math. On the third Saturday of each month, you and your child, grandchild, or family can spend quality time together exploring activities available in the Education Studio and Family Zone.

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November 2019

Family STEAM Day

November 16 @ 12:00 pm - 4:00 pm
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An event every month that begins at 12:00pm on day Third of the month, repeating until December 31, 2019

Design, build, tinker and learn together as you explore the world of automobiles and its relation to science, technology, engineering, art and math. On the third Saturday of each month, you and your child, grandchild, or family can spend quality time together exploring activities available in the Education Studio and Family Zone.

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December 2019

Family STEAM Day

December 21 @ 12:00 pm - 4:00 pm
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An event every month that begins at 12:00pm on day Third of the month, repeating until December 31, 2019

Design, build, tinker and learn together as you explore the world of automobiles and its relation to science, technology, engineering, art and math. On the third Saturday of each month, you and your child, grandchild, or family can spend quality time together exploring activities available in the Education Studio and Family Zone.

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