$5 per person
School Year Hours: Saturday: 11:00 AM to 4:00 PM & School Breaks*
Explore our hands-on exhibits and weekly themed activities!
All activities are on going and self directed. No sing up required.
Spend time as a family having fun with science.
April 4: Insect Invasion! Visit us to learn all about our 6 legged friends! Make crafts, and hold our hissing cockroaches, you can even take one home.
April 6-11 (MON-SAT): Lets Plant Spring! Visit us during the spring break to participate in Earth day activities. Start a plant here and take it home to watch it grow.
April 18: Genetic Diversity! How do our genes make us unique? Make fingerprint art! Learn all about some of your genetic trails!
April 25: Exotic Animal Education! Learn about exotic animals from around the world. Make theme related crafts and take pictures with live parrots from the Precious parrot rescue preserve.
May 2: Fun with water. Experiment with buoyancy and test water from different sources. Bring a water bottle and you can start a rain gauge to take to home.
May 9: Science Detective. Come in and help solve a crime using science! Solve the case and become a Long Island Science Center agent. *Moms get in for free in honor of Mothers day.
May 16: Reptiles, Reptiles, Reptiles. Come down and see some reptile friends, courtesy of Hedgiemama. Make theme related crafts while Rango plays on the screen.
May 23: Fish Migration Day! Learn about ecology and our own Peconic River. Make fish related crafts and find out about the Alewife.
May 30: Spy Saturday. Come down and have fun learning about different spy techniques
Long Island Science Center's Board of Youth Trustees
The Long Island Science Center will be beginning it's third school year with an Advisory Board of Youth Trustees! The board of young adults from grades 10-12 elected officers, and kept appropriate records for their meetings. Each meeting of the youth trustees was overseen by the Director and met once a month during the school year. We look forward to a wonderful program this year!
Riverhead High School and the LISC working together
The LISC and RHS are working together again this year! The Riverhead High School’s “Smart Physics” class in conjunction with the Long Island Science Center has begun another year of collaboration. We were so excited to be part of "Smart Physics" again this year!!