Science Saturday – Soaring Sleighs
Science Saturdays are presented by Young Conaway Stargatt & Taylor, LLP.
Please note that this event is now in the Hagley Library. Use Hagley's Buck Road East entrance off Route 100.
Employ the principles of drag and lift to make a soaring sleigh that floats at just the right height above "Earth." How high can you make it fly?
Visitors of all ages are invited to discover solutions to science and engineering challenges at Science Saturday. Activities are included in regular admission and free for Hagley members. This is a drop-in activity, feel free to join the fun at any time from 12 to 4 p.m.
SPECIAL GUEST: Two-Eyed Illuminati, a FTC (FIRST Tech Challenge) group, will host a robot-driving demo, with the opportunity for kids to drive the robots and participate in games.
Hagley is offering week-long day camps of summer camp activities. Camps provide a fun, hands-on environment in which to learn and make new friends.
How do we generate power from wind? Build and test your own wind turbine to find out!
Learn about buoyancy, density, and how boats stay afloat! Build your own boat and test how much cargo it can hold!
Newton's laws will be in full force as you use an egg to demonstrate the principles of motion by protecting it from a crash.
Santa stops by Hagley for a visit in the warmth of the Hagley Barn.