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)

 

January 2020

Saturday 18th Jan: Plane Science, Barnstaple
The principles of flight….design, make & test Planes, Parachutes & Gliders.
1-3pm at Barnstaple Library, Room 3B (top floor)
£15 per child ** January Sale** £10 per child.  Click here to book.

 

February 2020

Saturday 8th Feb: Robot Wars, Exeter
crest award logoA fun introduction to circuits followed by design, building & battling motorised Vibro-bots to take home.
10-12pm at Exeter Library, Rougemont Room.
£20 per child.  Click here to book.

Saturday 8th Feb: Robot Wars, Crediton
A fun introduction to circuits followed by design, building & battling motorised Vibro-bots to take home.
2-3.30 at Boniface Centre, Crediton.
£11 per child.  Click here to book.

Sunday 9th Feb: Robot Wars, Exeter
crest award logoA fun introduction to circuits followed by design, building & battling motorised Vibro-bots to take home.
10-12pm at Newcourt Community Centre, Exeter
£20 per child.  Click here to book.

Friday 14th Feb: Fizz-Zoom-Science, Yeovil
1.15 to 3.15pm at Abbey Manor Community Centre, The Forum, Abbey Manor Park, BA21 3TL Yeovil, Somerset
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.

Saturday 15th Feb: Robot Wars, Barnstaple
crest award logoA fun introduction to circuits followed by design, building & battling motorised Vibro-bots to take home.
1-3pm at Barnstaple Library, Room 3B (top floor).
£15 per child. Click here to book.

Sunday 16th Feb: Robot Wars, Taunton 
A fun introduction to circuits followed by design, building & battling motorised Vibro-bots to take home.
12.30-2pm at The Brewhouse Theatre & Arts Centre.
£12 per child. Click here to book.

Monday 17th Feb: Cool Chemistry for Kool Kids, Barnstaple
An introduction to chemical reactions for younger children aged 4-7. Take home what you make too (sherbet & slime).
10.30-11.30 at Barnstaple Museum
£7.50 per child.  Click here to book.

Monday 17th Feb: Cool Chemistry for Kool Kids, Braunton
An introduction to chemical reactions for younger children aged 4-7. Take home what you make too (sherbet & slime).
2-3pm at Braunton Countryside Centre
£7.50 per child.  Click here to book.

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
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
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

Monday 2nd March: Fizz-Zoom-Science, Totnes
1-3pm at St John’s Church, 26 Bridgetown, Totnes TQ9 5AD
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.

Saturday 14th March: Design Squad, Exeter
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.

Friday 20th March: Fizz-Zoom-Science, Dorchester
12.30-2.30pm at Frampton Village Hall, 33-36 Dorchester Road, Frampton, Dorset, DT2 9NF
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.

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.

 

April 2020

Saturday 11th April: EGGciting Science, Exeter
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 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.

 

May 2020

Saturday 9th May: DNA Science, Exeter
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.

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
crest award logoCheck out these amazing tricks…is it magic or science?
10-12pm at Exeter Library, Rougemont Room.
£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
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.
£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: