DeSTEMber

The month of De”STEM”ber* is filled with holiday games and fun at the MOST. With school vacation and wintry weather, join us for the many family-friendly and fun activities we have to offer for all ages.

*DeSTEMber is a fun term we created to pair the month of December with the many STEM education offerings we have for the season.

Holiday Break

DeSTEMber 21st – 24th & 26th – 29th: Santa’s Drone Delivery
From 12 p.m. – 2 p.m., help Santa deliver his presents by flying a drone with a holiday package attached!
Tabling Activity; Free with museum admission

DeSTEMber 21st – 24th: Santa’s Sky Planetarium Show
Did you ever wonder what the sky looks like from Santa’s workshop?  Look into the night sky as if you were at the North Pole, and find the constellations that Syracuse and the North Pole have in common. Show is suitable for anyone who believes in Santa!
Tickets: 1:15 p.m. – 1:45 p.m.

DeSTEMber 24th: Special Christmas Eve STEM Story Time Reading
Starting at 12 p.m., join us for a special reading of The Polar Express by Chris Van Allsburg.
$5 per nonmember child, added to admission cost; free for members
Tickets here.

DeSTEMber 28th: Be the Computer Programmer
From 12 p.m. – 4 p.m., learn, engage, and explore the activities of a computer programmer with our Be the Scientist program.
Most suitable for children ages 6 and up

DeSTEMber 31st: Noon Year’s Eve “Egg Drop”
Starting at 10 a.m., Celebrate with rocket canister poppers and baking soda fireworks, then design & build a lander for the countdown to the “Egg Drop” at 12 p.m.
Tabling activities; Free with museum admission

January 1st – 5th: Do Robots See in 20/20?
From 12 p.m. – 2 p.m., drive a robot remotely, create 8-bit designs, and explore other sensors that robots use to see the world around them in honor of the new year 2020!
Tabling activities; Free with museum admission