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Tinkerers' Club

Tinkerer's Club
Tinkerer's Club
Tinkerer's Club
Tinkerer's Club
Tinkerer's Club
Tinkerer's Club
Tinkerer's Club
Tinkerer's Club
Tinkerer's Club
Tinkerer's Club
Tinkerer's Club
Tinkerer's Club
Tinkerer's Club
Tinkerer's Club
Tinkerer's Club
Tinkerer's Club
Tinkerer's Club
Tinkerer's Club

Stop by on Saturdays to play, innovate and solve problems with other curious minds in the Tinkerers’ Club, led by our in-house inventors. Take your invention home and share your creation and stories with friends. Supplies are limited. Advance registration is recommended.

 

Price per project:

Members: $17
Nonm
embers: $20

 

Get Tickets!

 

Gallery admission is not required. Tinkerers who would like to enjoy the rest of the Fleet after the workshop may purchase admission at a discounted rate. Participants meet at the main entrance ticket counter at 10:15 a.m.

Science Center members can always enjoy access to the exhibit galleries with their current membership pass. Members must purchase Tinkerers' Club tickets at the ticket counter.

Quantities are limited and may not be available the day of the activity. Sign up early to secure your spot!

Questions? Call the Fleet at: (619) 238-1233 ext. 806


SCHEDULE:

March

March 4

Magnetic Slime

Explore subjects like magnetic forces, texture and color theory by using only four simple ingredients to make magnetic slime. Ages: 7+

Supplies are limited. Advance registration is recommended. Special Rates Apply: $20 members; $25 nonmembers. 10:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. in the Tinkering Studio.

 

 

March 11

DREAM BIG: Google Cardboard

Want to experience virtual reality at your fingertips?  Custom your very own Google cardboard headset. Explore places you've never seen from your most comfortable chair. Ages 7+, Smartphone not included

Supplies are limited. Advance registration is recommended. Special Rates Apply: $20 members; $25 nonmembers. 10:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. in the Tinkering Studio.

 

 

March 25

Intro to Arduino

Do you have what it takes to create the next great interactive technological experience. Join us to learn the basics of programming Arduino to control a circuit. Ages 10+

Supplies are limited. Advance registration is recommended. Special Rates Apply: $20 members; $25 nonmembers. 10:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. in the Tinkering Studio.

 

 

April

April 1

Lightsaber

Learn how to design your very own lightsaber using LED lights and tape. Perfect for nighttime fun and great for practicing your fencing skills. Recommended for ages 10+.

Supplies are limited. Advance registration is recommended. Prices (per project): $17 members; $20 nonmembers. 10:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. in the Tinkering Studio.

 

 

April 29

Train Technology

Join us for a very special two part collaborative workshop with the San Diego Model Railroad Museum (SDMRM). Week one features an exciting history lesson and exploration of train technology at the Model Railroad Museum. Ages 5+

Special rates apply: members $20, nonmembers: $25. This workshop will be sold as a two-class block. 10:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. in the Tinkering Studio.