Weekday Makerspace Activities - Metal Etching
Feb
12
to Feb 15

Weekday Makerspace Activities - Metal Etching

Metal Etching

Etch patterns on metal using saltwater and electricity! The chlorine in saltwater can corrode many metals, including stainless steel, leaving them pitted and rough. Speed along the process with electricity, and rapidly etch a pattern onto stainless steel.

Join us for this week’s Makerspace Actvitities. Makerspace Activities are included with admission and have two sessions daily at 10:30am and 2:30pm.

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Weekday Makerspace Activities - Float Boats
Mar
5
to Mar 8

Weekday Makerspace Activities - Float Boats

Float Boats

This week we will try to make the Last Saskatchewan Pirate proud, and make a ship that is capable of holding a large amount of treasure.

Join us for this week’s Makerspace Actvitities. Makerspace Activities are included with admission and have two sessions daily at 10:30am and 2:30pm.

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Weekday Makerspace Activities - Hyperloop
Mar
12
to Mar 15

Weekday Makerspace Activities - Hyperloop

Hyperloop

A hyperloop is a super-fast train that will travel in a low pressure tube. Let's try prototyping sending trains through a slightly different type of tube.

Join us for this week’s Makerspace Actvitities. Makerspace Activities are included with admission and have two sessions daily at 10:30am and 2:30pm.

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Weekend Makerspace Activities - Breaking Beams
Mar
23
to Mar 24

Weekend Makerspace Activities - Breaking Beams

Breaking Beams

Try creating your own beam out of a measured amount of Natural Modeling Clay. We will then attach weights to the middle of it to see how much weight your beam design will hold!

Join us for this weekend’s Makerspace Actvitities. Makerspace Activities are included with admission and occur from 1pm to 4pm.

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Weekday Makerspace Activities - Perfect Pixels
Mar
26
to Mar 29

Weekday Makerspace Activities - Perfect Pixels

Perfect Pixels

Video game design has come a long ways. Did you know that Super Mario Bros. was designed on graph paper. Learn about the history of video game design as you create your own sprite!

Join us for this week’s Makerspace Actvitities. Makerspace Activities are included with admission and have two sessions daily at 10:30am and 2:30pm.

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Weekend Makerspace Activities - How Slow Can You Go?
Mar
30
to Mar 31

Weekend Makerspace Activities - How Slow Can You Go?

How Slow Can You Go?Normally we try to make the fastest cars possible, but we are going to flip that on its head in the Makerspace. Figure out how to make the slowest possible car, that will make it down the hill!

Join us for this weekend’s Makerspace Actvitities. Makerspace Activities are included with admission and occur from 1pm to 4pm.

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Makerspace Activities - GoPiGo Robot Rovers
Feb
5
to Feb 8

Makerspace Activities - GoPiGo Robot Rovers

GoPiGo's

InSight recently landed on Mars. As it travels around learning about Mars' seismic activity, we are going to learn to code these cool robot rovers!

Join us for this week’s Makerspace Actvitities. Makerspace Activities are included with admission and have two sessions daily at 10:30am and 2:30pm.

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Adult Science Night - MEAT and Greet
Nov
22
7:00 PM19:00

Adult Science Night - MEAT and Greet

The Science Centre - only for adults! Explore advanced programming and our exhibit floor with your adult friends and access to a cash bar!

Learn all about the food that you eat: try your hand at the Ag-grow-land Adventure Rodeo, learn more about meat from a local butcher, explore the journey food takes across the globe, and discover alternative sources of protein - including BUGS!

All attendees must bring photo ID and be 19 years old or older.

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International Science Center Day
Nov
10
12:00 PM12:00

International Science Center Day

Join us on the 3rd annual International Science Centre & Science Museum Day.

In addition to all of our hands-on exhibits, exciting stage shows, and IMAX films, the Neil Squire Society will be at the Science Centre displaying some of the different assistive technology devices that they have built using 3D printers. Visitors will be able to test out these devices first hand.

We will also be running a create your own parachute activity in the makerspace (3rd floor) from 12pm to 6pm.

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Adult Science Night - Darkness
Oct
25
7:00 PM19:00

Adult Science Night - Darkness

Are you afraid of the dark? Explore the fearsome physics of Dark Matter and Dark Energy with our special guest, and try out some eldritch shadow play with our spooky silhouette box. Make sure you’ve built a lamp to light your way, and then test your skills in the dark, dark scavenger hunt.

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