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Family Fun Day

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July 14, 2019

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All-Day Activities

Science Learning Center

Hands on family fun at the Science Learning Center with interactive exhibits that demonstrate science!

* Tour starts in Berkner Hall Room B. Bus transportation is provided to the Science Learning Center; arrive by 2:30 pm for last bus.

Environment, Safety & Health Activities

The BNL Environment, Safety and Health team has interactive and demonstration stations about Long Island’s natural environment and staying safe and healthy.

Berkner Hall Lobby


Bus from Berkner Hall

Walk from Berkner Hall

Scheduled Activities

The Science of Magic (Show)

Presented by the Super Scientific Circus

The secrets of magic are scientifically revealed in this educational and entertaining show!

12:00 pm • 1:30 pm • 3:00 pm

Berkner Hall Auditorium

1 hour, All ages

Doors open 15 minutes before show time. Be sure to arrive early as the auditorium fills up quickly.

Energy, CO2, Climate & YOU! (Talk)

Join atmospheric scientist Stephen E. Schwartz for his interactive and engaging family-friendly talk about energy and climate, suitable for ages 5+

11:00 am • 12:30 p • 2:00 pm

45 minutes, Ages 5+

Hamilton Seminar Room, Chemistry (Bldg. 555)

Amazing Activity Zone

Presented by the Super Scientific Circus

Children learn how simple circus tricks work with physics. Reservations for bus tickets at the Zone table in Berkner Hall Lobby. Limited seating; first come first served.

11:00 am • 12:00 pm • 2:00 pm • 3:00 pm

45 minutes, Ages 5-12

Come back next week! Get a frequent visitor card and get it stamped each Summer Sunday you come to this year. Attend three or more Summer Sundays and you’re eligible to receive a small thank you gift! (while supplies last)

Tag your online Summer Sundays photos with #BNLSummerSundays for a chance to win Long Island Ducks tickets! See details.

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1½ mi. north of LIE Exit 68, Directions

Gates open 10 a.m. to 3 p.m.

Buildings are wheelchair accessible

Questions? Call (631) 344-2651

Last Facility visit begins at 3 p.m. All activities are available on a first-come, first-served basis.

Visitors age 16 and over must bring a photo ID.

Our Café is open from 11 a.m.–3 p.m.

Our Gift Shop is open from 10:30 a.m.–3:30 p.m.

Schedule is subject to change.