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Family Fun Day

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July 15, 2018

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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!

* Must attend introduction in Berkner Hall Room B for bus ticket; last facility visit begins at 3 pm.

Brookhaven Lab Firehouse

Tour the Lab’s firehouse to learn about firefighting gear and how we help protect the environment.

Math Art

All day in Berkner Hall Room D

Ages 5+

Hands-on, math-based art activities like origami, line art and paper mat weaving.


Bus from Berkner Hall

Walk from Berkner Hall

Scheduled Activities

The Magic of Energy (Show)

Presented by the Super Scientific Circus, Berkner Hall Auditorium

12:00 pm • 1:30 pm • 3:00 pm

1 hour, All ages
A comic and factual search through four different renewable energy sources.

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

Wildlife at Brookhaven Lab (Talk)

Hamilton Seminar Room, Chemistry (Bldg. 555)

12:30 pm • 2:00 pm

45 minutes, Ages 8+

Join Jennifer Higbie of the Environmental Protection Division as she shares photos and stories about research on wildlife and wildlife habitats at Brookhaven Lab.

Amazing Activity Zone

Presented by the Super Scientific Circus, Brookhaven Center

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

45 minutes, Ages 5-12

Sign up for bus tickets at Zone table in Berkner Hall Lobby. Limited seating; first come first served.

Gates open 10:00 am – 3:00 pm | Visitors over the age of 16 must show photo ID.
Check in at Berkner Hall. | Cafeteria open 11:00 am – 3:00 pm