Science Classes

Fun for the whole family

Choose from sessions for students grades K-12 at Exploration Place from 2 to 4 p.m. or all-new sessions from 9:30 to 11:30 a.m. in Hutchinson, Kan.

Fall 2018 - Chemistry

Classes at Exploration Place

Science Safety
August 14
Establish safe chemistry practices as you experiment with color changing reactions.

Household Reactions
September 11
Create chemical concoctions with common household cleaners.

Cool it Down
October 9
Study the science of endothermic reactions as you measure and mix.

Heat it Up
November 13
Analyze exothermic reactions through trial and error.

Classes in Hutchinson


Science Safety
August 17
Establish safe chemistry practices as you experiment with color changing reactions.

Household Reactions
September 21
Create chemical concoctions with common household cleaners.

Cool it Down
October 19
Study the science of endothermic reactions as you measure and mix.

Heat it Up
November 16
Analyze exothermic reactions through trial and error.

Spring 2019 - Wave Physics

Classes at Exploration Place

Sound
January 8
Experiment with sound as it travels through various materials.

Light
February 12
Learn the differences between light and sound waves.

Water
March 12
Test the mechanics of water waves.

Decoding
April 9
Use waves to transfer and receive information.

Classes in Hutchinson

Sound
January 18
Experiment with sound as it travels through various materials.

Light
February 15
Learn the differences between light and sound waves.

Water
March 15
Test the mechanics of water waves.

Decoding
April 19
Use waves to transfer and receive information.

Prices

Exploration Place classes

Individual Class Per Student
Member: $10
Nonmember: $12.50

Register for all 8 classes and save 10%*
Member: $72
Nonmember: $90

*Must register for all 8 classes at one time to receive discount. Call 316-660-0620.

Class price includes general exhibit admission for student only.

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Or call us at 316.660.0620.

Advanced registration and payment required by Monday prior to the day of class.

Please note:

  • Classes are held on the second Tuesday of the month from 2 - 4 p.m.
  • Separate classrooms will be used for Grades K - 5 and 6 - 12 (pending enrollment numbers.)
  • Each classroom holds 25 students. Once maximum has been reached, students will be enrolled in the following Tuesday's class.
  • Parent seating area available for all classes.
  • Groups of 10 or more can schedule their own afternoon class.

Hutchinson classes

One class: $16 (per student)
Remaining 7 classes (Sept. – April): $100

To register call 316.660.0620

Advanced registration and payment required by Monday prior to the day of class.

Please note:

  • Classes are held on selected Fridays from 9:30 – 11:30 a.m.
  • Each class holds 25 students.
  • Groups of 10 or more can schedule their own afternoon class.