All our children’s science events and workshops in Devon and beyond for kids aged 3-12, are listed below with direct links to book on these.

For home-ed children’s science events and workshops in Devon and beyond click here.
For science events/lessons for teens click here.

Booking is essential (unless otherwise stated) as we bring a lot of kit for each child booked in. You can either book using the links below (payment by Paypal) or contact us if you don’t have Paypal as there are other ways to book.

crest award logoWith our monthly Barnstaple & Exeter clubs, children can work towards the British Science Association’s, CREST Award after successfully completing of 8 activities. Look out for the CREST symbol  below. Find out about the Crest Award here.

Add a Science kit when you book grab some science goodies at a bargain price – 50ml measuring cylinder, 2 x beakers, 2 x pipettes, stirrers, petri-dish, 2 x lidded test tubes & weigh boats (all non-glass items)

February 2020

Saturday 22nd Feb: Robot Wars, Cullompton  (SOLD OUT)
A fun introduction to circuits followed by design, building & battling motorised Vibro-bots to take home.
10.30-12pm at The Hayridge. £10 per child.

Saturday 22nd Feb: Robot Wars, Tiverton (SOLD OUT)
A fun introduction to circuits followed by design, building & battling motorised Vibro-bots to take home.
2-3.30 at Old Heathcoat Community Centre.
£10 per child. Click here to book.

Saturday 26th Feb: Fizz-Zoom-Science, Weston s Mare (3 spaces left)
12.30-2.30 at Worle Community Centre, Lawrence Road, BS22 6TU, Weston-super-Mare
2 science workshops in 1 – Chemistry: what happens in a chemical reaction (take home bath bomb & slime) followed by Engineering: design, make & race air powered cars (take home you car). For home-educated children.
£15 per child.  Click here to book.

 

March 2020

Saturday 14th March: Design Squad, Exeter Library
crest award logoA special engineering themed event for British Science Week’s Our Diverse Planet.
10-12pm at Exeter Library, Rougemont Room.
£20 per child. Click here to book.

Sunday 15th March: FREE Family Science Day, Torrington
A special event to celebrate British Science Week, the theme for 2020 is our Diverse Planet. Come and explore the amazing microscopic world with us.
Drop-in to the gallery at The Plough in Torrington anytime between 2 & 5pm on Sunday 15th March. This event is free and has been made possible by the generosity of The Microbiology Society.

Saturday 21st March: Design Squad, Barnstaple
crest award logoA special engineering themed event for British Science Week’s Our Diverse Planet.
1-3pm at Barnstaple Library, Room 3B (top floor).
£15 per child. Click here to book.

Sunday 22nd March: Design Squad, Exeter Newcourt
crest award logoA special engineering themed event for British Science Week’s Our Diverse Planet.
10-12pm at Newcourt Community Centre nr Ikea.
£20 per child. Click here to book.

 

April 2020

Tuesday 7th April: EGGstreme Easter Science, Cullompton
An Easter themed special science workshop making eggs fizz, Rainbow Skittles, magic up jellied worms (make & take), stir up fluffy yolk slime (make & take) and The (chocolate) Egg-Drop challenge (take home)
10.30-12pm at The Hayridge in Cullompton.
£12 per child. Click here to book.

Tuesday 7th April: EGGstreme Easter Science, Crediton
An Easter themed special science workshop making eggs fizz, Rainbow Skittles, magic up jellied worms (make & take), stir up fluffy yolk slime (make & take) and The (chocolate) Egg-Drop challenge (take home)
2-3.30pm at The Art Centre on Crediton.
£12 per child. Click here to book.

Saturday 11th April: EGGciting Science, Exeter Library
crest award logoAn Easter themed special science workshop looking at the real sugar content of foods, candy chromatography and the easter-egg drop challenge.
10-12pm at Exeter Library, Rougemont Room.
£20 per child. Click here to book.

Saturday 11th April: EGGstreme Easter Science, Tiverton
An Easter themed special science workshop making eggs fizz, Rainbow Skittles, magic up jellied worms (make & take), stir up fluffy yolk slime (make & take) and The (chocolate) Egg-Drop challenge (take home)
2.30-4pm at Old Heathcoat Community Centre, Tiverton.
£12 per child. Click here to book.

Saturday 18th April: EGGciting Science, Barnstaple
crest award logoAn Easter themed special science workshop looking at the real sugar content of foods, candy chromatography and the easter-egg drop challenge.
1-3pm at Barnstaple Library, Room 3B (top floor).
£15 per child. Click here to book.

Sunday 19th April: EGGciting Science, Exeter Newcourt
crest award logoAn Easter themed special science workshop looking at the real sugar content of foods, candy chromatography and the easter-egg drop challenge.
10-12pm at Newcourt Community Centre nr Ikea.
£20 per child. Click here to book.

Sunday 19th Match: Robot Wars, Cockwood nr Exeter
A fun introduction to circuits followed by design, building & battling motorised Vibro-bots to take home.
2.30-4pm at Cofton Parish Hall in Cockwood, near Dawlish.
£14 per child. Click here to book.

Sunday 26th April: FREE Family Science Day
30 min Science Shows at 12pm & 1pm from Wonderstruck www.wonderstruck.co.uk plus workshops and entertainment from Sciencedipity
11-2, the Pannier Market in Barnstaple
No booking required, just turn up!

May 2020

Saturday 9th May: DNA Science, Exeter Library
crest award logoWhat is DNA? Extract DNA from peas, make eye-colour gene bracelets, and create edible DNA models.
10-12pm at Exeter Library, Rougemont Room.
£20 per child. Click here to book.

Sunday 10th May: DNA Science, Exeter Newcourt
crest award logoWhat is DNA? Extract DNA from peas, make eye-colour gene bracelets, and create edible DNA models.
10-12pm at Newcourt Community Centre nr Ikea.
£20 per child. Click here to book.

Saturday 16th May: DNA Science, Barnstaple
crest award logoWhat is DNA? Extract DNA from peas, make eye-colour gene bracelets, and create edible DNA models.
1-3pm at Barnstaple Library, Room 3B (top floor).
£15 per child. Click here to book.

 

June 2020

Saturday 13th June: Magic or Science? Exeter Library TBC
crest award logoCheck out these amazing tricks…is it magic or science?
10-12pm at Exeter Library, Rougemont Room.

Sunday 14th June: Magic or Science? Exeter Newcourt
crest award logoCheck out these amazing tricks…is it magic or science?
10-12pm at Newcourt Community Centre nr Ikea.
£20 per child. Click here to book.

Saturday 20th June: Magic or Science? Barnstaple
crest award logoCheck out these amazing tricks…is it magic or science?
1-3pm at Barnstaple Library, Room 3B (top floor).
£15 per child. Click here to book.

 

July 2020

Saturday 11th July: Summer Science, Exeter Library TBC
crest award logoA summer inspired selection of science activities – making ice-cream, seashore froth surprise, sea slime and more!
10-12pm at Exeter Library, Rougemont Room.

Sunday 12th July: Summer Science, Exeter Newcourt
crest award logoA summer inspired selection of science activities – making ice-cream, seashore froth surprise, sea slime and more!
10-12pm at Newcourt Community Centre nr Ikea.
£20 per child. Click here to book.

Saturday 18th July: Summer Science, Barnstaple
crest award logoA summer inspired selection of science activities – making ice-cream, seashore froth surprise, sea slime and more!
1-3pm at Barnstaple Library, Room 3B (top floor).
£15 per child. Click here to book.

 

Our Mission

Our unique workshops and events give children across Devon the perfect opportunity to witness the miracle of science in an imaginative and fun environment! Here is a video of a typical session: