Turkey Tech Weekend

Join us for family friendly fun Friday, November 29, Saturday, November 30 and Sunday, December 1!

The dishes are done, the leftovers are packed up and the football games are over, but you’ve still got a house full of relatives and friends for the weekend. What can you do that everyone will agree on? Bring the family to Turkey Tech at Great Lakes Science Center! Guests of all ages can feast on a full complement of hands-on fun and enjoy holiday-themed, interactive activities, demonstrations and science shows from Friday, November 29 through Sunday, December 1!

All activities are included in general admission!

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Physics of Flight Science Spectacular
Location: Cleveland Creates Zone, Level 1
Friday and Saturday: 2:15 p.m., Sunday: 3:15 p.m.
Physics, flight and technology collide! Using physics, we attempt to answer the age-old question, can turkeys fly?

Airborne Avian Show
Location: Cleveland Creates Zone, Level 1
Friday and Saturday: 12:15 p.m., Sunday: 1:15 p.m.
Simple machines are the star of the show as we use technology and physics to lift and launch small and large objects.

BASF Curiosity Chemistry Lab
Location: Demonstration Labs, Level 2
Friday and Saturday: 11 a.m. & 3 p.m., Sunday: 2 p.m.
Trade in your chef’s hat for a lab coat as you get hands on and explore how chemistry is at work in the kitchen. 

LEGO EV3 Football Fantasy
Location: BioMedTech Gallery, Level 1
Friday and Saturday: 11 a.m. to 4 p.m., Sunday: 1-4 p.m.
Learn about robotics as you control the game by coding or operating robots to cross the goal line and score a point for your team!

Makey Makey Piano
Location: Promenade, Lower Level
Friday and Saturday: 11 a.m. to 4 p.m., Sunday: 1-4 p.m.
Create your own music while exploring vibrations and electricity as we turn the most unexpected materials into musical instruments.

Thanksgiving “Float”
Location:  NASA Glenn Visitor Center, Level 1
Friday and Saturday: 11 a.m. to 4 p.m., Sunday: 1-4 p.m.
Experiment with buoyancy and balance as you design and build your own float, then test your design in our wind column.