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Starry Nights

Free Indoors and outdoors

Starry Nights features astronomy experience and related hands-on activities. Family members of all ages and genders are welcome!

  • Girlstart at 1400 W Anderson Ln, Austin, TX, 78757, USA
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  • Finished 2/2/2024, 1:00:00 AM
  • Finished 3/8/2024, 1:00:00 AM
  • Finished 4/5/2024, 12:00:00 AM
  • Finished 5/3/2024, 12:00:00 AM
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Hands on STEM activities include:

  • Construct a drum to help celebrate the Chinese new year and to study the sound waves that help create the noise of the drums.

  • Learn about the history and importance of the Great Wall of China and build a model of it out of toothpicks and marshmallows.

  • Explore how a rotor works while building a replica of the bamboo dragonfly toy invented in ancient China around 400-500 BC.

  • Experiment with lift, drag, and thrust as you learn about the relationship between kites and the Chinese New Year!

Reminder: Chaperones are required. Adults must stay with their children throughout the event.

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