Littles Lab

Science isn’t what you know; it’s a way of thinking! Nurture your early learner’s scientific brain in this weekly, drop-in program. Test, observe, and examine a new material each week in this hands-on STEAM (Science, Technology, Engineering, Arts, and Math) program, specially designed for early learners. Look out for weekly themes!

All programs are included in general admission and are free for members. Admission can be purchased in advance online or by walk-in at our front desk!

 

Plan Your Visit

 

April 18, 2024 9:30 am to 11:00 am

Vibrant Vibrations

Bright, bold, and stimulating play. Explore colours and textures through paint and sensory stations. Use water play to explore musical sounds and visualize vibrations.

April 25, 2024 9:30 am to 11:00 am

Wind and Rain Play

Explore the outdoor elements of wind and rain while you learn about weather. Play with pipettes, water droplets, and scarfs as you run like the wind. 

May 2, 2024 9:30 am to 11:00 am

Science and Art

Discover how different materials react as you conduct experiments to create art with real lab instruments. Explore your senses as you discover the details of your innovation using a magnifying glass or a light table. 

May 9, 2024 9:30 am to 11:00 am

Sunshine Makers

Explore the properties of light as you play with sunlight! Use different transparent materials and colours to discover how they react to the sun. Peel and stick things to the window and watch how the sun shines through and around.

May 16, 2024 9:30 am to 11:00 am

Sandcastles

Watch as your little one develops their fine motor skills while building castles or other structures out of sand, blocks, or pool noodles! Explore ideas and find innovative solutions to problems as you build creative structures.  

May 23, 2024 9:30 am to 11:00 am

Window Writers

Develop your creative and fine motor skills as you Draw, stick, and peel to decorate our windows. Watch the sunlight shine through colorful shapes to reveal unique creations. Find innovative ideas to create unique shapes!

May 30, 2024 9:30 am to 11:00 am

3-2-1 Blast Off!

Become an astronaut and prepare for blast off! Run, throw, and launch yourself into this morning of gravity play full of big-body movement. Explore active physical movements and discover our bodies and objects in space.