Science@Stockmen’s Park 2021

Join us for monthly hands-on science events!

Explore everyday science at Science@Stockmen’s Park, a free, accessible monthly outdoor event for children, teens, and adults. From June through October, Quest will offer fun activities, stage shows, music, and more.  Drop in any time – everyone is welcome! 

Location: Stockmen’s Park, 29 South Livermore Ave, Livermore, CA

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Science of Bubbles

June 26, 10 am-12 pm

Everyone loves bubbles! Have some good clean fun by exploring soap bubbles of all shapes and sizes. Learn about surface tension, colors, and more. Make your own bubble wands and solution, or bring your own. Take a photo while enclosed in a bubble. Help us set the record for the most bubbles in Livermore! 

Please check back after June 18 for more program details.

 

Science of Perception

July 17, 5-8 pm

How do illusions trick the senses? Find out how magic distracts and perplexes the mind. Learn why illusions are entertaining and enjoyable to the senses. Enjoy a magic show for kids and adults.

More program details will be provided here at a later date.

Science of Music

August 7, 5-8 pm

How is sound created? Build instruments from household materials and experiment with sound waves. Play a Space Palette instrument. Enjoy a concert from an electronic music inventor and pioneer.

More program details will be provided here at a later date.

 

Science of Water

September 4, 12-3 pm

What makes water so special and important to living things? Explore the nature of this important resource. Learn about how water plays a critical role in our environment.

More program details will be provided here at a later date. 

Science of Engineering

October 2, 4-7 pm

Design, build, test, and reiterate! Experience the engineering design cycle as you create rockets, boats, bridges, catapults, and more! Challenges for aspiring engineers of all ages and experiences.

More program details will be provided here at a later date.