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Lancaster Science Factory

Past Events

March 2018

Free

Science is Amazing Festival

March 24, 2018

The Lancaster Science Factory is thrilled to announce the 6th Annual Science is Amazing Festival, presented by High Industries with additional support from Insight PA Cyber Charter School, GSK, Eurofins Lancaster Laboratories, Millersville University & Sechan Electronics Inc! The Lancaster Science Factory just turned 10, and to celebrate, we are pleased to announce the return of our Science is Amazing Festival to be held on Saturday, March 24, 2018. The event will run 10am-4pm and the museum will remain open…

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June 2018

$15

Lancaster Brewers – Summer Solstice Party

June 26, 2018 @ 7:00 pm - 10:00 pm

Brewing great beer is both a science and an art. To celebrate the science side of things, we're hosting a beer festival in the amazing space inside Lancaster Science Factory. What to expect: Plenty of delicious, original homebrewed beers, hands-on science activities and fun with friends in a relaxed setting. No over-crowded beer fest lines here. Tickets are limited to 100 attendees. Check the ticket link for updates on the great beers we'll be pouring and other info including food…

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November 2018

$9.50

The Force Returns- Day 1

November 10, 2018 @ 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm

THE FORCE RETURNS TO THE LANCASTER SCIENCE FACTORY! The Lancaster Science Factory is being invaded! Don’t miss our fourth-annual, weekend-long takeover celebrating the science and characters of the beloved Star Wars films. Each day will offer unique experiences as well as Star Wars themed, hands-on science at the Science Café. All events take place among our 60+ hands-on STEM exhibits and are included with your paid admission each day or membership! Visitors are encouraged to come dressed as your favorite…

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$9.50

The Force Returns- Day 2

November 11, 2018 @ 12:00 pm - 2:00 pm

THE FORCE RETURNS TO THE LANCASTER SCIENCE FACTORY! The Lancaster Science Factory is being invaded! Don’t miss our fourth-annual, weekend-long takeover celebrating the science and characters of the beloved Star Wars films. Each day will offer unique experiences as well as Star Wars themed, hands-on science at the Science Café. All events take place among our 60+ hands-on STEM exhibits and are included with your paid admission each day or membership! Visitors are encouraged to come dressed as your favorite…

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Free

ExtraGive! STEM Fair & Hard Hat Happy Hour presented by UPMC Health Plan

November 16, 2018 @ 5:00 pm - 8:00 pm

November 16th marks an ExtraORDINARY Day! It's the Lancaster County Community Foundation ExtraGive! Thaddeus Stevens College of Technology & The Lancaster Science Factory is partnering up for an ExtraGive! Family STEM Fair & Hard Hat Happy Hour sponsored by UPMC Pinnacle Health. Two events in one! Both FREE! Family STEM Fair for kids ages 3-8th grade with parents & Hard Hat Happy Hour (21+ only) RSVP helpful but not required. When: Friday, November 16, 2018 Time: 5-8 p.m. Location: Lancaster…

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June 2019

$150 – $175

Summer Science Camp!

June 10 @ 9:00 am - June 14 @ 4:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 9:00am on Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday and Friday, repeating until August 16, 2019

What Are You Doing This Summer? The Lancaster Science Factory has been offering Summer Camps for more a decade. In 2019, we’re celebrating by offering 28 unique, week-long camps for kids of all ages and interests. SCIENCE THAT STICKS FOR CAMPERS 4-6: Our ever-popular PASTE ( Pre-Kindergarteners Active in Science and Technology Exploration) series returns the week of June 10th – 16th. Your littlest scientist can join us for a fun, hands-on, and sometimes messy camp meant to engage their…

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$10.95

Maker Girl Workshop

June 22 @ 1:00 am - 3:00 pm

MakerGirl Workshop June 22 @ 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm FREE with admission Today’s Makers. Tomorrow’s Life Changers. Join the national MakerGirl program as it makes a stop at the Lancaster Science Factory! MakerGirl sessions are for girls aged 7-10 and are led by university STEM women. All of our sessions teach young girls 3D printing, while also teaching them about women leaders in STEM fields, innovative companies, cutting edge technology, and much more. Stay tuned for more information about…

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$20

Lancaster Brewers Club Solstice Party at the Science Factory

June 25 @ 6:30 pm - 9:30 pm

Join us for the 3rd Annual Lancaster Brewers Solstice Party! The Lancaster Science Factory is bigger and better than ever and we're excited for everyone to try out all of the fun new features. All of this while sipping on delicious beers brewed by your friends and neighbors. Tickets have sold out the previous two years and we will again be strictly capping sales to ensure no lines or crowds for a great Tuesday night out in Lancaster. Cheers!

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$10.95

Mid-Atlantic Tesla Owners Club Presents: The Electric Vehicle Evolution/Revolution!

June 29 @ 10:00 am - 2:00 pm

Mid-Atlantic Tesla Owners Club Presents: The Electric Vehicle Evolution/Revolution! June 29 @ 10:00 am - 2:00 pm FREE with admission Driving Technology The Susquehanna Chapter of the Mid-Atlantic Tesla Owners Club takes over the Lancaster Science Factory on Saturday, June 29th! Guests of all ages will have the opportunity to explore owners’ electric vehicles and ask questions. There will also be demonstrations of enhanced functions including driverless summoning! Info sessions at 10:30 and 12:30 will review the history of electric…

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