Intrepid Museum’s KIDS WEEK

February 19, 2022
Intrepid Sea, Air & Space Museum
West 46th Street
New York, NY

Time: 11:30 AM – 4:00 PM

This winter recess, join us at the Intrepid Museum for ASL-interpreted presentations and workshops during Kids Week!

Children of all ages and interests will learn about science, technology, engineering, arts and math through fun-filled activities, live animal shows, hands-on workshops, performances, special guests and interactive demonstrations designed to educate and inspire.

Families and individuals who are deaf or hard of hearing are invited to attend for free for American Sign Language-interpreted presentations, demonstrations and workshops. Advance registration is required.

11:30am – Intrepid Museum Educator Talk: Mars: NASA’s Journey to the Red Planet

Join us as we present Mars as a mythological object, a cultural phenomenon, and a scientific endeavor. Discover how the Red Planet has captured our imagination, and what it means for our future.

Noon – Intrepid Museum Education Demonstration: Airheads: The Science of Flight

Explore the science behind aviation in this demonstration about how things fly!

1:00pm – Presentation by NASA Astronaut Victor J. Glover, Jr.

Learn about life in space from NASA Astronaut, Victor J. Glover, Jr. Recommended for all ages.

2:00pm-3:00pm – Intrepid Museum Education Workshop: Rovers

Build your own rover to help prepare for scientific exploration of Mars!

3:00pm – Presentation by NASA Astronaut Victor J. Glover, Jr.

Learn about life in space from NASA Astronaut, Victor J. Glover, Jr. Recommended for all ages.

3:30pm – Intrepid Museum Educator Talk: Is There Anyone Out There?: The Search for Life in the Cosmos.

Explore the possibilities for life to exist in the universe. Where could we find it? It may be closer than you think.

To register for Saturday, February 19, please visit https://www.eventbrite.com/e/261457495407.

All visitors must follow the Museum’s health and safety guidelines. Following the City of New York’s Key to the City mandate, all visitors ages 5 and older will be required to show proof they have received two vaccine doses (except for those who have received the one dose of the Johnson & Johnson vaccine), as well as identification, before entering the Museum. Please bring proof and ID with you to the program. Please review the registration pages for a list acceptable forms of proof of vaccination and ID. Learn more here: intrepidmuseum.org/onboard-with-safety.

Questions? Email us at access@intrepidmuseum.org.