Explorit Science Center, Davis, California
Welcome to Explorit where it's all about hands-on science!
DONATE TODAY, TUESDAY, MAY 3, on >> EXPLORIT'S BIGDOG PAGE <<
You will need to scroll down on that page to find the "Donation Form" for Explorit!
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EXPLORIT WILL USE YOUR GIFT WISELY - THANK YOU FOR GIVING
Take a 15 second peek at some hands-on science
Explorit engages children and adults in hands on science exploration and discovery.
We have a family-friendly museum and nature site in Davis.
We take science programs on the road to schools and community sites in 18 counties.
To enquire about booking a program for the 2016-17 year call (530) 756-0191
SUMMER CAMP registration is OPEN
- June13 thru August 19, 2016
Summer-Learning Fun At Explorit, 3141 5th Street, Davis
• Registration OPEN - some spaces left!
• Weekly morning sessions. Afternoon sessions too!
• Five fun, science topics for each grade level K-5
• Scholarships available
• Interested in being a Summer Camp Volunteer Assistant?
➣ TODAY! please support Explorit as the Sacramento region comes together for a BIG Day of Giving Local
Support kids who are hungry for science.
On Tuesday May 3 be sure to return here to make your donation Celebrating Explorit Science Center’s 34 years of creating hands-on science and nature experiences. You will be able to help Explorit match its $5,000 challenge to double your gift! (The page says $3,000 but the amount has been augmented!)
Your gift will support Explorit's programs to benefit children's science learning and adult science literacy
EXPLORIT EVENTS and HAPPENINGS!
➣ Tuesday, May 3rd, 2016
WILDFIRE: the good, the bad and the misunderstood.
➣ Saturday, May 7
“Lumbering Lumbricus- Hey, Worms Got Culture!” 10 am – 12 noon
➣ Monday, May 9
Join the Davis-Explorit Astronomy Club from 7am - 9am at Explorit
➣ Saturday, May 14
Check out Explorit's "Feathers in Flight" event 10:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.
We will be celebrating International Migratory Bird Day as part of Explorit's 'Feathers In Your World" 2016 Community Science Project which is partially funded by Genentech and the Frank H. and Eva B. Buck Foundation. Check out the plan for the day as it evolves <<
PROGRAMS (for our full repertoire click here )
Programs for School and other Groups
Science Action Club
- The first (winter) series: January 16, 23, and 30, 2016 has ended. Watch here for the announcement of the Spring series.
Look into this exciting new opportunity for middle school students at Explorit Science Center. The Science Action Club. is a collaboration with NASA developed by the California Academy of Sciences in San Francisco. SAC is designed to engage sixth- through eighth-grade students in 'research-grade', hands-on, citizen-science, project-based activities.
Explorit's Nature Bowl Team
- What is the Nature Bowl? Click here!
- Who can participate? 3rd through 6th graders.
- How can you find out how to register? Click here!
- If you are a teen or adult who would like to be a team mentor or assistant please email Lisa Justice at email@example.com
A SURVEY: About Explorit's Summer Science CampPlease click here. Your feedback will be very helpful.
➣ Visit Explorit's Exploration Gallery
NEW! The Nano Exhibits with signage in English and Spanish are on display as well as "Water in Our World" and other exploration activities! [Click here for a Sneak Peek!]
Our hands-on gallery is is filling up with experiments and investigations! Try this Water Quiz before you visit!
Support Explorit's programs to benefit children's science learning and
adult science literacy
Members and donors are our most important source of support.