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The National Lighthouse Museum presents — Brilliant Minds Intergenerational STEAM Program Series

April 17 EDT

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An event every week that begins at 9:30 am on Saturday, repeating until May 22, 2021

One event on March 30, 2021 at 9:30 am

The National Lighthouse Museum in Staten Island, N.Y., will host BRILLIANT MINDS – INTERGENERATIONAL STEAM PROGRAM SERIES

With a focus on STEAM (Science, Technology, Engineering, Arts and Math), and positive children’s mental health practices, the goal is to foster resilient, brilliant minds.

Geared for 3rd to 5th grades. All classes are from 9:30 to 11 a.m.
$10 per class for adult and child/ $75 for all 8 classes

Tuesday, March 30 – Earth Myths
* Understanding the difference between 2D and 3D
Saturday, April 10 – Follow North Star
* Early explorers’ quest to find shorter routes around the world
Saturday, April 17  – First Light
* Create a timeline of lighthouse evolution
Saturday, April 24 – Anatomy of a Lighthouse
Saturday, May 1 – Hazards of the Sea
* Fog, reefs, storm surge, rocky outcrops, hurricanes
Saturday, May 8 – Let there be more Light
* Augustin-Jean Fresnel development of a compact lens
Saturday, May 15  – Working Together
* Strategic placement of lighthouses along the Coast
Saturday, May 22 – Move that Light

Where: 200 The Promenade at Lighthouse Point, Staten Island, NY 10301
(Limited in-person seats available. Masks and social distancing required)

Call The National Lighthouse Museum at 718-390-0040 to register.

Scholarship available

Details

Date:
April 17
Time:
9:30 am - 11:00 am
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