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Energize It (7 weeks)

Location: Buxton Center Elementary School
Dates: Monday, April 23, 2018 - Monday, June 11, 2018details
Grades: K - Gr 5
Section #: BUX003
Registration closes: Tuesday, April 24, 2018
$86 Resident, $91 Non-Resident


Registration for this activity is handled by:
Name: Buxton Recreation
Phone: 207-929-8381

Energy Burst
This energetic class explores energy transfer and energy conversion! Children jump and push up to reach their potential. They stretch and release wound rubber band gadgets. There is time to unwind with windup toys that swim, hop and flip. Children spring
Fun-damental Forces
Find out what makes the world go around in an entertaining introduction to the basic concepts of forces. Sir Isaac Newton would be proud when young scientists investigate his law of inertia. Children experiment with mass and balance using their own center
Glow Show
This class concentrates on how we perceive light and its effect on objects. The concept of how colors are perceived in white light is presented using a hands-on, tricolor experiment. Next, the nature of fluorescence and phosphorescence are unveiled...
Harnessing Heat
Optical Illusions
This topsy-turvy class challenges children to see the physics of optical illusions. Children discover optical illusions as a twisting coil climbs up and down without moving, and when a towel turns into a dog! Children manipulate flexible mirrors and more.
pH Phactor
Students explore the crazy chemistry of acids and bases in this fascinating one-hour program on the pH scale. The pH Phactors hydrogen and hydroxide give a colorful introduction, and the Phantastic pH test is applied to common household chemicals. Student
Science of Magic
Science of Magic leaves children astounded, amazed, and educated! They learn how magicians use our assumptions and perceptions about the world to entertain us. Discovering how to make objects disappear and reappear with optical illusions and other magic.
Scheduled DateTime
Monday, April 23, 20183:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Monday, April 30, 20183:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Monday, May 07, 20183:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Monday, May 14, 20183:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Monday, May 21, 20183:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Monday, June 04, 20183:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Monday, June 11, 20183:00 PM - 4:00 PM

Please specify the 'Dismissal Options' to let us know where to direct your child after the class