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Looking for some STEAM-themed fun after school? Try Discovery Workshops at the Virginia Discovery Museum! These hour-long mini drop-off programs for children 4 and older focus on science, technology, engineering, art, and math enrichment through interactive games, hands-on crafts, and collaborative challenges.


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Frequency

Select Fridays
4:15-5:15 p.m.
(September to May)

Workshops Meet in Creation Station

Registration

Ages 4 & Up
$20 Per Child
Annual Members: 15% Off

Scholarships Available


Upcoming Workshops

Lego-Palooza - 3 SPOTS LEFT

Friday, Nov. 8, 2019  |  4:15-5:15 p.m.  |  Deadline: Nov. 6

Calling all budding builders! We’ll collaborate on engineering challenges as we design and build balloon-powered cars and more.

Register Online

Pre-Registration Required. Space Limited to 12 Children.

Easy as Pie

Friday, Nov. 22, 2019  |  4:15-5:15 p.m.  |  Deadline: Nov. 20

Mmm-mmm! We’ll whip up our own homemade crusts and miniature pies just in time to share for the Thanksgiving season as we learn some baking basics.

Register Online

Pre-Registration Required. Space Limited to 12 Children.

Snowflake Symmetry

Friday, Dec. 13, 2019  |  4:15-5:15 p.m.  |  Deadline: Dec. 11

Let it snow, let it snow, let it snow! We’ll create our own unique snowflakes as we learn about symmetric designs.

Register Online

Pre-Registration Required. Space Limited to 12 Children.


Contact Us

Can’t find the answer you’re looking for? Visit Workshop FAQs or contact Education Manager Maggie Hancock at (434) 977-1025 x106 or maggie@vadm.org to learn more about the Museum’s Discovery Workshops.