OUTREACH: London Children's Museum at Family Centre Carling-Thames

Free Family STEAM

London Children’s Museum at Family Centre Carling Thames 

Location: 335 Belfield St, London, Ontario 

Join the London Children’s Museum at Family Centre Carling-Thames for an afternoon of free, hands-on STEAM! Each Wednesday from 4 pm - 5 pm, explore engaging science materials as a family. Get hands-on as you master building challenges, explore the wonders of outer space, and code your own robots! Programs are designed for children aged 5 - 10 and their caregivers. Space is limited and registration is required. 


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January 18, 2023 4:00 pm to 5:00 pm

Coding Bots

Explore coding basics by experimenting with Ozobots and Spheros. Draw sequences and commands for your Ozobot to follow. Program your robot and teach it to spin, zigzag, and more!

January 25, 2023 4:00 pm to 5:00 pm

Engineering Challenge

Learn what it takes to become an engineer and put your skills to the test with a series of building challenges. Engage in the engineer design process as you create, build, and test a strong and stable structure.

February 1, 2023 4:00 pm to 5:00 pm

Winter Wonder

Make your own snow indoors! Use chemical reactions, and experiment with the conditions required to melt snow. Design and build a miniature snow globe to take home.

February 8, 2023 4:00 pm to 5:00 pm

Dino Day!

Hatch a dinosaur egg and watch your dino grow at home! Get hands-on with salt-dough and create your very own fossil.

February 15, 2023 4:00 pm to 5:00 pm

Out of this World

Explore the wonders of outer space. Create a 3D constellation, design a puffy planet and get hands on with a real meteor!

February 22, 2023 4:00 pm to 5:00 pm

In Motion

Experiment with the forces of motion as you make objects fly, race, and zoom. Learn how drag and friction impact speed as you compete in balloon rocket races and make your own balloon-propelled car.