Kids in Charge WonderWeek, presented by Mitsubishi Corporation

Kids in Charge WonderWeek, presented by Mitsubishi Corporation

Almost anything can happen with kids running the show!

Event Date
Tuesday, April 5, 2022
Event Date
Tue
,
Apr
5
Sat
,
Apr
9
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2022
Event Time
10:00 am
6:00 pm
10:00 am
6:00 pm
*The Museum opens at noon on Sundays.
Ages
All Ages
Admission
General Admission
Location

Science Station

Junktion

Alexander Art Academy

EcoStation

Math Lab

Power Science Lab

Inventors' Workshop

Accessibility
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About the Event

What happens when kids are in charge? The possibilities are endless! Join us for a weeklong celebration and explore how innovation goes hand in hand with play, curiosity and experimentation. Kids rule!

In partnership with Center for Houston’s Future

Presenting Sponsor: Mitsubishi Corporation

Event Sponsors: Chevron, Calpine

Digital Sponsor: Reneka App Builder

April 9th is Mitsubishi Day. All Mitsubishi employees get free admission, along with 4 other guests. (Spouse and children) Must present employee badge at box office.

Hydrogen Fuel Cell Car

Science Station

How does a hydrogen fuel cell car work?  Take a good look at the science of the future.

Molecule Fuel

Science Station

Build water molecules and learn what a fuel cell does to water molecules.

Car of the Future

Junktion

Design your own 3-D paper car of your dreams!

Clothespin Car

Junktion, April 9 Only

Build and race a car made from items you might find around the house.

Painting with Toys

Alexander Art Academy

Who needs paintbrushes? Put a bit of paint on our toy cars, then press, drag, or roll them on your paper to see what designs you can create!

Additional Activities Include:

Animal Camouflage

EcoStation

Look at pictures of animals that are able to use camouflage to blend into their surroundings.  See if you can spot them!

Circle Time

Math Lab

Use problem solving skills to solve a geometric illusion.

pH Levels of Household Liquids

Power Science Lab

Learn the difference between acids and bases while testing the pH levels of some of your favorite juices.

Tabletop Games

Inventor's Workshop

Use a variety of materials to build interactive tabletop games, such as catapult basketball, desk-hockey, or pinball.

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Event Date
Tuesday, April 5, 2022
Event Date
Tue
Apr
5
-  
Sat
Apr
9
2022
Event Time
10:00 am
-
6:00 pm
10:00 am
6:00 pm
Ages
All Ages
Admission
General Admission
Location

Science Station

Junktion

Alexander Art Academy

EcoStation

Math Lab

Power Science Lab

Inventors' Workshop

Accessibility
See Accessibility
Play Safe
Masks are now optional.  Visitors who prefer to continue to wear masks are welcome to do so. Feeling sick? Come back when you feel better. Exposed to someone with COVID-19 in the last 7 days? Please visit us another day. We remain committed to the safety of children, visitors, and our staff and follow CDC guidelines.
Thank You to Our Event SPONSORs
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Thank You to Our Event Sponsors

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