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Choose from a spectacular, fulldome show in state-of-the-art Sudekum Planetarium; hands-on, interactive, science exhibits; or one of our award-winning programs like daily Science Live! demonstrations, 3D Printing Workshops, ScienceQuest Camps, Science Cafes, and other special events.

  800 Fort Negley Blvd., Nashville, TN 37203

 OPEN DAILY: Mon-Sun,10 a.m. to 5 p.m.
 CLOSED: Thanksgiving Day, Christmas Eve Day, and Christmas Day

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Outreach Programs

  SCIENCE IN MOTION


Let Adventure Science Center bring memorable science experiences directly to students. The Science Center reaches out to schools, libraries and other sites within 100 miles of Nashville. Choose up to two programs per date from a variety of Science in Motion Outreach options. All activities support Tennessee Science Standards.

Adventure Science Center’s Science in Motion outreach vehicle is sponsored by Your Selected Chevy Dealers.

 

Basic Information

FAMILY & COMMUNITY FESTIVALS

Hosting a large-scale STEM celebration at your school? Choose a theme and ASC will set up either 4 or 10 exciting hands-on/minds-on stations. Schools provide the space and volunteer assistance, and we bring the materials.

AVAILABLE PROGRAMS:

  • Engineering Design Process - Engineer, Build & Test It!
  • Fuel Up! - Renewable Energy
  • Nanotechnology – The Science of Small
  • Building with Biology – Synthetic Biology
  • Greener Living & Sustainability
  • Space Exploration & Prep for Music City Solar Eclipse 2017

THAT'S AMAZING! ASSEMBLIES & DEMONSTRATIONS

Choose one Assembly topic or up to two Demonstration topics per date.

  • Demonstrations are for up to 30 participants (30 minutes)
  • Assemblies are for up to 100 participants (50 minutes).

STEM LEARNING LABS

You provide the classroom space and curious students, and we’ll bring the materials for hands-on inquiry experiences including dissections of real specimens or engineering design challenges. 50 minutes, up to 30 students

RATES FOR SCHOOLS

Program Options Capacity Length
(min)
Program Fee Extra Program
Same day, same program
Additional Fees
& Requirements
 STEM Discovery
 Learning Labs
 School Day 30 50 $135 +
applicable fee
$120 each 1 adult volunteer per 5 students
(grades K – 1) 
See program descriptions for added fees.
 Evenings/
 Weekends
30 50 $175 $150 each
 That's Amazing!
 Demonstrations
 School Day 30 25 $135 $95 each $40 materials fee for
Matter Matters program
 Evenings/
 Weekends
30 25 $175 $135 each
 That's Amazing!
 Assemblies
 School Day 100 50 $275 $200 each
 Evenings/
 Weekends
100 50 $350 $225 each
 That's Amazing!
 Science Shows
 School Day 200 50 $550 $275 each
 Evenings/
 Weekends
200 50 $650 $325 each
 Family STEM
 Events & Festivals
 4 stations 60 60 $325
for 4 stations
$200 each $50 materials fee per session;
12 to 20 volunteer assistants;
$50 for each additional station
 10 stations 150 90 $535
for 10 stations
$325 each

PLEASE NOTE: Mileage fee not included. All information is subject to change without notice.

RESERVATIONS & CANCELLATIONS

RESERVATIONS 

Call (615) 401-5072 or email outreach@adventuresci.org. A round-trip mileage fee and any applicable materials fees are added to the program fees.
(Federal mileage reimbursement rate is adjusted each January and is subject to change.)

CANCELLATION POLICY

Cancellations must be made in writing (email accepted) seven days prior to the date of booking. Cancellations without notification are subject to a $50 administration fee, and applicable mileage and material fees. Cancellations due to weather conditions that close the reserved school system, and which are rescheduled, will not be charged an administration fee.


PROGRAMS BY GRADE

Questions about programming? 
Contact Larry Dunlap-Berg at (615) 401-5072 or outreach@adventuresci.org.

800 Fort Negley Blvd. Nashville, TN 37203
Hours: 10:00am - 5:00pm
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