Whitaker Center for Science & Arts
Explore the world of SCIENCE!!
Whitaker Center for the Science and the Arts
Friday, March 3rd, 10:30am-12:30pm
222 Market Street, Harrisburg, PA 17101
10:30- arrival/ sign in/ name tags
11:00-12:00- IMAX "Dream Big"
A heartfelt story of human ingenuity
Narrorated by Academy Award® winner Jeff Bridges, Dream Big: Engineering Our World is a first of its kind film for giant screen theatres that will transform how we think about engineering. From the world’s tallest building to underwater robots and a solar car race across Australia, Dream Big celebrates the human ingenuity and stories behind engineering marvels big and small, and reveals the heart that drives engineers to create better lives for people around the world.
12:00-1:00- Lunch in the Crimson Room(please bring bagged lunch or purchase at the food court in Strawberry Square)
1:00-1:30-- Big Science Theater--Into the Vortex
1:30-3:00-- Harsco Science Center
COST: $2 per person/ flat rate
**All payment must be received my Friday, February 10th 2017. You may pay by PayPal (firstname.lastname@example.org) or by check. All checks will be made out to Heidi Lightner: 111 Walnut Street, Williamstown, PA 17098.
Educational outcome: Whitaker Center’s Harsco Science Center is an irresistible invitation to explore the sciences, perform experiments, and discover more about the world around you. FromKidsPlace — a kid-sized cityscape just for children ages 5 and under — to Forces of Nature — a mind-blowing examination of how weather and geology affect planet earth — there is something for curious minds of all ages. Live science theater performances, programs and fascinating exhibits about physical, biological and life sciences all combine to make a visit to the Science Center an extraordinary educational experience cleverly disguised as a whole lot of fun. Students will also watch the much anticipated "Dream Big" in IMAX 3D. This documentary will inspire and motivate our students to dream big and pursue their passion.
OLS Hours: language arts/ arts: 40 minutes / Science: 120 minutes
- An adult chaperone must stay on-site for all PA Virtual events.
- Shoes must be worn at all times.
- All PA Virtual events are smoke-free.
- Pets should never be brought to PA Virtual events.
- To limit the spread of possible flu, please do not attend a PA Virtual event if you have had a fever within 24 hours of the event.
- In consideration of our students with allergies, please refrain from bringing balloons or food containing nut products.
- All PA Virtual events are weapon, drug, and tobacco free.