$5 per person
Summer Hours: Tuesday-Saturday: 11:00 AM to 4:00 PM
Explore our hands-on exhibits and weekly themed activities!
SUMMER HOURS HAVE STARTED:
July 1-5 (Closed July 4)~Sound Waves: What is sound and how does it travel? Learn why we hear sound and make an instrument out of everyday materials!
July 8-12~Space Week: Learn about the great beyond! What are the planets of our solar system? Find constellations and start a notebook to take home!
July 15-19~ Dinosaur Dimensions: When giant reptiles ruled the world! Learn about these cold blooded monsters that once inhabited earth! Make an impression fossil to take home!
July 22-26~Spy Science: What cool gadgets do spies use? Learn how to mirror write and make an invisible ink message to decipher and take home!
July 29-August 2~Nocturnal Week: Creatures of the Night! Learn about the animals that exclusively come out in the dark! Participate in activities and make crafts to take home!
August 5-August 9 ~Ancient Egypt: Learn all about the scientific advancements of Ancient Egypt! Study mummification, and make a hieroglyphic necklace to take home!
August 12-16~Chemistry Week: Be a Chemist! Particles, Atoms, Molecules, what does it all mean? Learn about states of matter, chemical reactions, and more!
August 19-23~ Balance and Gravity: Explore the forces of the earth and be an engineer! Learn the differences between weight an mass, and make a see-saw style balance to take home!
August 26-30~ Ornithology: Learn about our feathered friends! Find out what came first, flight or feathers and dissect an owl pellet! **On Saturday August 30th at 1PM we will have birds of prey visiting from Sweet Briar Nature Center!
Long Island Science Center's Board of Youth Trustees
The Long Island Science Center has completed it's second 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 again next 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!!