ARRL Kid’s Day – Wichita Amateur Radio Club

2016-06-18 10:30 AM - 2016-06-18 4:30 PM
Exploration Place
Exploration Place, 300 N McLean Blvd, Wichita, KS, United States

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  • 2018-04-21 10:00 AM - 2018-04-21 12:00 PM
    Keep a trained eye on the sky this spring. The National Weather Service is presenting a weather safety class at Exploration Place Saturday, April 21, 10 a.m. – noon. Discover the basics of weather threats, ready yourself with the ability to recognize storms, protect your loved ones with severe weather safety tips for novice and season storm spotters. The weather presentation in the dome theater is free; attendees of the weather presentation get $2 off museum admission for that day only (Saturday, April 21, 2018).
  • 2018-04-22 12:00 PM - 2018-04-22 4:00 PM
    No additional details for this event.
  • 2018-04-25 1:30 PM - 2018-04-25 2:30 PM
    Join us in learning how the brave men and women of the sheriff’s department work to track and rescue people after emergencies, accidents and tragedy.  A special tracking dog will also be here to demonstrate some amazing canine skills. Located in the Kemper Creative Learning Studio. For ages 55 and up at 1:30 p.m. Admission: $4 (plus tax) For more about Senior Wednesdays go to www.seniorwednesday.org
  • 2018-05-06 1:00 PM - 2018-05-06 4:00 PM
    The Society for Creative Anachronisms, Inc. with be at the museum along with Vatavian Fighters.
  • 2018-05-23 1:30 PM - 2018-05-23 2:30 PM
    Explore what it takes to man the cockpit of a plane from someone that actually does. Located in the Kemper Creative Learning Studio. For ages 55 and up at 1:30 p.m. Admission: $4 (plus tax) For more about Senior Wednesdays go to www.seniorwednesday.org
  • 2018-06-09 12:00 PM - 2018-06-09 5:00 PM
    Make a splash at the Arkansas River with Wichita Clean Streams the second Saturday of each month. Test water quality and discover different pH levels of local H20.
    Wichita Clean Streams was established in 2014 to develop and implement water quality improvement projects in the community that restore and protect the overall health of the river.
    In addition to water quality improvement projects, Wichita Cleans Streams provides water quality education to community members through community outreach.
  • 2018-06-12 10:30 AM - 2018-12-11 11:00 AM
    10:30 - 11 a.m. Ages 2 - 5 with adult Enjoy early childhood educational experiences at Exploration Place, Sedgwick County Zoo, Wichita WATER Center and others. TOT Tuesday at Exploration Place is included in general museum admission, free for members.
  • 2018-06-14 11:30 AM - 2018-06-14 2:30 PM
    Meet and talk with our neighborhood police officers. Examine their bullet proof vests, helmets and vehicles.
  • 2018-06-16 10:00 AM - 2018-06-16 5:00 PM
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  • 2018-06-27 1:30 PM - 2018-10-24 2:30 PM
    1:30 p.m. Admission: $4 (plus tax) Located in the Kemper Creative Learning Studio  June 27 Shark Adaptations Learn about all the wonderful adaptations sharks have in order to survive the oceans from shallow to deep, all while uncovering some myths too. Presented by Chaille Blount, Exploration Place July 25 Shark Awareness Dive into shark diversity and conservation from a diver’s point of view. Presented by Jennifer Hull, Amber Waves Diving Company August 22 Shark Conservation Join us as we dive into the perils that face these beautiful creatures as you learn about conservation efforts worldwide Presented by Toni Willis-Jackman, Wichita State University September None October 24 The History of the Yo-Yo Find out why this classic toy has had its ups and downs. Presented by Matt Johnson, American Yo-Yo Association Champ
  • 2018-06-28 11:30 AM - 2018-06-28 2:30 PM
    Meet and talk with our neighborhood police officers. Examine their bullet proof vests, helmets and vehicles.
  • 2018-07-24 11:30 AM - 2018-07-24 2:30 PM
    Meet and talk with our neighborhood police officers. Examine their bullet proof vests, helmets and vehicles.
  • 2018-07-29 10:00 AM - 2018-07-29 5:00 PM
    No additional details for this event.
  • 2018-08-14 11:30 AM - 2018-08-14 2:30 PM
    Meet and talk with our neighborhood police officers. Examine their bullet proof vests, helmets and vehicles.
  • 2018-09-03 11:30 AM - 2018-09-03 2:30 PM
    Meet and talk with our neighborhood police officers. Examine their bullet proof vests, helmets and vehicles.
  • 2018-09-05 10:30 AM - 2018-12-19 11:30 AM
    10:30 - 11:30 a.m. Ages 3 - 5 Advanced registration required for all classes at www.exploration.org or 316-660-0620. It’s science for preschoolers! Investigate, discover and question with your Kansas Kid while you encounter the wonder of our world. Jump into the world of toys and investigate the gaming universe. Plus, discover marvels of the fall and holiday seasons. Parents will receive a newsletter linked to the class’s monthly theme. September: Travel Through Toyland 5 - Limitless LEGOs® 12 - The Story of Toys 19 - Etch and Sketch 26 - Toy Designer October: Play the Day 3 - Race around the Board 10 - Magnet Man 17 - Operation Science! 24 - Game Engineer 31 - Spooktacular Strategies November: Backyard Science 7 - Plants 14 - Veggies 21 - Fruits 28 - Harvest December: Holiday Wonders 5 - Light It Up 12 - Holidays Around the World 19 - Let It Snow, Let It Snow Prices Member          $5 per child, adult member free Nonmember    $7 per child, includes 1 adult
  • 2018-09-25 11:30 AM - 2018-09-25 2:30 PM
    Meet and talk with our neighborhood police officers. Examine their bullet proof vests, helmets and vehicles.
  • 2018-10-06 11:00 AM - 2018-10-28 2:00 PM
    Join the students from the WSU Dental Hygiene program for some hands-on education about how to keep your mouth healthy.
  • 2018-10-28 10:00 AM - 2018-10-28 5:00 PM
    No additional details for this event.
  • 2018-12-16 10:00 AM - 2018-12-16 5:00 PM
    No additional details for this event.