WHAT ’S HAPPENING Schenectady
SCHENECTADY MUSEUM & SUITS-BUECHE PLANETARIUM • FETCH! LAB: 3:00 4:30 pm Come to this exciting weekly program to learn about science and do hands-on activities like the ones on the popular PBS tv show!
• Cowboy Astronomer Planetarium Show July 7, 2pm Narrated by Cowboy Humorist Baxter Black, this skillfully woven tapestry combines star tales and Native American legends with constellations, star-hopping, and astronomy facts. This show will run at 2:00 PM Thursdays through Sundays. Museum admission plus $4
Stack ‘em Up Build a tower of cups as high as possible at the Schenectady Museum & Suits-Bueche Planetarium’s FETCH! Lab. June 23, 24, 25 and 26. Motion Picture Create a thaumatrope – an optical illusion toy that makes two pictures look like one. July 7, 8, 9 and 10.
Photographs: Tower of cups: Kevin Lawver on Flickr; Pasta: Jamieanne on Flickr, ; Stars: NASA Goddard Photo and video on Flickr
Float My Boat Explore floating and sinking when you construct at tinfoil boat and load it with pennies. July 1st, 2nd and 3rd. Eat Like a Bird It’s feeding time! Learn how a bird’s beak type relates to what it eats and where it lives. JJuly 14, 15, 16 and 17.
Schenectady County Public Library
15 Nott Terrace Heights, Schenectady Phone: (518) 382-7890 Email: Programs@SchenectadyMuseum.org www.schenectadymuseum.org
St. Anthony’s Church FESTA FRIDAY June 17th 6PM-11PM Saturday June 18th 3PM-11PM Sunday June 19th 3PM-10 PM Come and enjoy a variety of great foods like Cavatelli, Minestra, Trippa, Antipasto, Calamari, Zeppole, Pizza, Eggplant , Empanadas , Pastries and so much ,much more! * Family Fun * Italian Cooking demonstrations Celebrating our Faith , Culture and Foods! 331 Seward Place Schenectady, NY 12305
Kindermusik june 30th 10:30 am Join us for music and fun with Lisa Russo. For families with pre-school age children. No registration required. Contact: Children’s Room, Central Library at 518.388.4540
Schenectady County Public Library 99 Clinton Street Schenectady, NY 12305 Phone: 518.388.4500 www.scpl.org June 2011 | Tech Valley, NY | KidsFunPlaza 35
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