Tyke Explorers: Touch the Sun
Expand your preschooler's (ages 3-5) universe by enrolling in our Tyke Explorers Program. Kids get to bring a special grown-up to share in the excitement of science and space. Classes are a combination of instructor-led lessons and self-guided, hands-on experimentation and exploration. With Chabot's park-like setting, hands-on exhibits, laboratories and experienced educators, we guarantee a memorable adventure for you and your child.
Stellar Science – Have you ever wondered what stars are made of, how they form, or what happens when they die? Join us this February as we take a look at the billions of stars in our Milky Way Galaxy!
Day 1: February 5 – Twinkle, Twinkle
twinkle little star.
How I wonder what you are? I wonder do stars really twinkle? Do they
pictures in the sky?
Day 2: February 12 – Life of a Star
a star from its birth in
a nebula all the way through its middle and old ages. Along the way,
learn about stars of different sizes and colors, supernova, and black
Day 3: February 19 – One Sun, One light
One sun lighting everyone. Let’s take a closer look (not directly) at that big ball of fire in thh sky and also visit our new exhibit “Touch the Sun”.
/ $10 for each
Members: $9 / $5 for each additional child
Space is Limited. Advance reservations are strongly encouraged. The Box Office is open Wed - Sunday. On Mondays, please call Charlette Lim Yankowitz at (510) 336 - 7381 to register.
Tuesday, February 19, 2013 Showtimes
10:00 AM, 12:30 PM, 3:00 PM