Celebrate Fiestas Patrias, the anniversary of several Latin American countries Independence!
Discover all new fun activities that pay homage to a patriotic holiday, Fiestas Patrias!
Chalk Art Landscapes
Alexander Art Academy
Create a colorful textured landscape of adobe houses using chalk pastels.
Papel Picado Flag
Design your own independence flag using the Mexican folk-art form of Papel Picado.
Learn the anatomy of the leaves by making rubbings from leaves around this neighborhood!
Roll the Red Carpet
A counting game with dice and red carpet, play with a friend!
Satellite Design Build and Test
Design, build, and test your satellite before shipping it to space!
DIY Density Columns/Pipe Cleaner Neurons
Power Science Lab
Learn about density by making a small liquid column in a test tube you take home with you!
Inventor’s Workshop and Maker Annex
Use materials such as poopsicle sticks, cups, chopsticks, string, rubber bands, and more to create noise-makers of all different sorts, from mini-washtub basses to harmonicas. Then create crazy music as you strum, shake, or toot your new creation!