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Springfield Museums, Cool Air Hot Glass

October 15 @ 10:00 am - 5:00 pm

Celebrate the opening of the special exhibit Josh Simpson: Visionary Explorations in Glass with hands-on art and science activities. Free with museum admission!

Cool Air Hot Glass

Seeing [Sun]Spots, 11 am-2 pm
Learn about how telescopes use glass, then use a telescope to view sunspots! Quadrangle Green (Weather Permitting)

A World of Your Own, 11 am-3 pm
Inspired by the “planets” created by Josh Simpson, make your own mini-planet using Model Magic! Blake Court, First Floor, D’Amour Museum of Fine Arts

Clearly Fun Slime, 11 am-3 pm
Make stretchy slime that’s as clear as glass. Quadrangle Green (Rain location: Science Workshop, Second Floor. Springfield Science Museum)

Glass Art/Glass Science, 11 am-3 pm
Explore the science of glass and get an up-close view of the tools and materials glass artists use. Quadrangle Green (Rain location: Science Workshop, Second Floor. Springfield Science Museum)

Colorful Sun Catchers, 12-4 pm
Capture the colors of autumn with a glass sun catcher. Art Discovery Center, Second Floor GWV Smith Art Museum

Cool Air Hot Glass

Details

Date:
October 15
Time:
10:00 am - 5:00 pm

Venue

Springfield Museums
21 Edwards Street
Springfield, MA 01103 United States
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Phone:
(413) 263-6800
Website:
https://springfieldmuseums.org/