Investigate how advances in healthcare are helping save lives in the Lehigh Valley! The World Health Organization emphasizes the importance of healthcare professionals, highlighting their “central and critical role in improving access and quality health care for the population.”
The ‘Explore Healthcare’ event features opportunities to meet STEM professionals from St. Luke’s University Health Network, participate in hands-on labs, and engage in wide variety of activities to inspire tomorrow’s healthcare professionals. Learn about how you can make a difference in the lives of members of the Lehigh Valley community to create a safer, healthier future!
St. Luke’s University Health Network presents a wide variety of activities:
Explore the world of sports medicine
Walk through the MEGA Brain, an 18-foot inflatable brain that demonstrates how the brain works from the inside out
Practice your CPR technique
Put your balance skills to the test
And much more!
Learn about the inner-workings of the human body with Cyndi the SynDaver, presented by Highmark Blue Shield.
Perfect for a fun day out with the family
Programming takes place from 10 a.m.- 2 p.m.
Students in grades 5-8
Great for field trips, scout groups, and more (scholarships available)
To register a group, call 610.841.1875 or click the button below
"Be the Astronaut" Sensory Sensitive Events allow visitors to experience the Science Center in a quiet, hands-on environment. We have partnered with Good Shepherd Pediatrics to provide the best possible experience to visitors with special sensory needs. Join us on March 27 from 5:30-8:30 p.m. or March 31 from 9 a.m.- 12 p.m. More info at https://bit.ly/2U3dHT7.
Sun up? Cloudy night? You can still see constellations with these Constellation Viewers. We’ll show you how to make one during our Little Learner Activities on Monday, March 25 from 10 a.m.- 12 p.m. For more information, visit https://bit.ly/2JnoiQS. #LittleLearners
What’s so cool about the human body? Come find out in summer camp! Our week-long mini-medical school will help your child get a jump start on a future in healthcare and medicine. Register today: http://bit.ly/2SN6KEL
We’re having party, and you’re invited! On April 13-14, the Science Center is celebrating both it’s 20th year as a nonprofit and the 500th anniversary of the life and legacy of its namesake, Leonardo da Vinci. Join in our celebration with a variety of Leonardo-themed activities! These include: catapult painting and building, pony rides, flight invention activities, birthday cupcakes, demonstrations from the Baum School of Art and more! http://bit.ly/2HsmSGx
Visitor Services Associates operate the Da Vinci Science Center’s Welcome Center and Curiosity Shop retail store. Associates sell merchandise and admission related products while providing a high level of customer service to all Science Center visitors. EOE
The Earth is frequently showered with rocks from outer space. Most of them burn up in our atmosphere…but some get through and crash-land! Let’s see what (literal) impact these objects have on our planet during our Little Learner Activities on Monday, March 18 from 10 a.m.- 12 p.m. For more information, visit https://bit.ly/2JnoiQS. #LittleLearners
Da Vinci Science Center CEO Lin Erickson celebrates with Orefield Middle School students, who won the Outstanding Educational Value Award in the What’s So Cool About Manufacturing Contest. The Science Center was one of the contests’ founders. Learn more http://www.whatssocool.org/
Experience the Science Center in a quiet, hands-on environment during our Sensory Sensitive Events on March 27 from 5:30-8:30 p.m. and March 31 from 9 a.m.-12 p.m. Explore our Be the Astronaut exhibit, see the Use the Force live science show, and more! Presented in partnership with our friends at Good Shepherd Pediatrics. More info at https://bit.ly/2HbDMIx.
This summer, your camper can discover the science behind the magic from their favorite School for Witchcraft and Wizardry. Our Wizard World summer camp will explore subjects like herbology, potions, astronomy, and care of magical creatures. Sign up today! http://bit.ly/2SN6KEL
Constellations are pictures in the sky made out of stars. Join us for our Little Learner Activities on Monday, March 11 from 10 a.m.- 12 p.m. and we’ll make pipe cleaner ‘sculptures’ that look like the animals, people or things we might see in the night sky! For more information, visit https://bit.ly/2JnoiQS. #LittleLearners